• Raf Simons Ushers New Wave of Menswear Tailoring for SS19

    3 monthes ago - By Hypebeast

    After three successful seasons at NYFW, Raf Simons returned to Paris Fashion Week for his Spring/Summer 2019 show at a rave-fuelled warehouse in the Montreuil suburbs of Paris. But Raf's latest presentation was more than a homecoming via location - it was a call back to the old tailoring codes once requisite for luxury menswear, prior to its current fixation on sportswear casual. As such, SS19 was somewhat of a retort to Raf's own FW18 collection , whose flagship piece was a sleeveless hoodie emblazoned with the text, "DRUGS".
    This sartorial paradigm shift came in the form of haute couture...
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  • Raf Simons mashes up punk, new wave, and teen drinking at latest show

    Raf Simons mashes up punk, new wave, and teen drinking at latest show

    3 monthes ago - By Dazed Digital

    Only Raf Simons can have a show a 40 minute drive outside of Paris and know that everyone will show up. Last night the designer returned to the French city after a few seasons showing in NYC. Here's what went down.
    THE SET WAS A CLUB
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  • Fashion's new black prince reigns over Paris shows

    Fashion's new black prince reigns over Paris shows

    3 monthes ago - By Fashion United

    Fashion's designer of the moment Virgil Abloh channelled James Dean and the graffiti legend Dondi White at his Off-White Paris show Wednesday.
    The American creator's hype machine has pretty much hijacked the first three days of Paris men's fashion week, with Kanye West's former sidekick and muse about to make his debut at the helm of Louis Vuitton Thursday.
    But first Abloh rolled out his own Off-White label's spring summer collection, which he said was inspired by "those crazy summer New York City nights when it's just as sticky hot at midnight as it was at noon".
    With temperatures in...
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