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The most recent fashion shows mark a step forward in their relationship with art…Venezuelan designer Oscar Carvallo goes even further by collaborating directly with the master of kinetic art, Carlos Cruz-Diez. An exclusive rendezvous with these two artists.
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Spotted in the latest fashion shows: clutch bags studded with Lego. The founder and designer of these highly sought-after accessories tells us all about how this adventure begun…Includes an interview with Mariasole Cecchi.
Rio Fashion Week- Nature, the sea and the urban: three of the city’s riches at the heart of the collections
Following Sao Paulo, it is Rio’s turn to host its own fashion week. And for its 25th edition, the city that is ready to tap to the football beat chose to highlight what makes it so rich: a cross between the sea, nature and the urban. Three themes that are perfectly reflected throughout the collections unveiled last week.
Once again, the most important and avant-garde trade show in the universe of watch and jewellery making was held in Basel last week, uniting 1500 exhibitors from 40 countries…Check out images of 6 stand-out watches…already in high-demand!
Add a little something extra to your wedding dress with an accessory, or team it with trainers, indeed even choose a ‘transformable’ gown that you can wear again…Here are 3 ideas to pinch off the runway, all explained by Eglantine Vermeulen, co-founder of label Rhum Raisins.
The H&M Conscious lines expand with an exclusive collection released on 10th April, Kenzo puts the protection of water first whilst G Star RAW collaborates with Bionic Yarn and Pharrell Williams to create a denim collection made entirely from plastic bottles recovered from the sea…Both luxury and high street labels turn more and more towards more ethnical, responsible fashion. A report that includes interviews with Elizabeth von Guttman and Alexia Niedzielski (consultants and founders of the Ever Manifesto collective), Alexandra Martin (H&M Press Officer), Carol Lim and Humberto Leon (artistic directors of Kenzo) and Pharell Williams (creative director of Bionic Yarn).
To celebrate the arrival of its artistic director Nicola Formichetti, Diesel hits hard with a fashion show event in Venice.
From 26th to 29th March, it was time for the 34th edition of Portugal Fashion Week, reuniting thirty designers and presenting the latest trends for Fall/Winter 2014/15.
In the wake of the Alaïa exhibition, the Palais Galliera houses a century of fashion photography, with 150 prints that have helped shape the image of Condé Nast publication…
Belgian designer Dries Van Noten takes us on an intimate voyage through an exhibition dedicated to him at the Museum of Decorative Arts in Paris. An imaginary conversation between Dries Van Noten and Pamela Golbin, curator of the exhibition.
With the European Artistic Craft Days commencing this weekend, here is an update from Hélène Farnault, artistic craft specialist and author of two books on the subject plus an interview with Oscar Carvallo, designer.
Replacing the winter coat, the jacket is an essential for summer, with designers vying to reinvent it.
And the search for innovation begins by renewing basics from the menswear wardrobe, bringing an original twist across technical, inventive materials and cuts, redefining a new look, daring even to break the mould, for those men ready to hazard originality and escape the traditional…
This summer, as with female fashion, prints flood the masculine dressing-room with a clean trend emerging around arty motifs.