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N.HOOLYWOOD – Spring/Summer 2015 Runway Show | Behind The Scenes

While his contemporaries sought to refine streetwear into the fold of contemporary fashion, Japanese designer Daisuke Obana went for something more rudimentary with his sportswear-inspired N.HOOLYWOOD collection for Spring/Summer 2015. Naturally, this called for a fitting backdrop for the runway show, an outdoor space high above the New York skyline… READ MORE

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N.HOOLYWOOD – Spring/Summer 2015 Collection | Runway Show

Since his debut presentation at New York Fashion Week in 2010, Daisuke Obana of http://n-hoolywood.tumblr.com/” target=”_blank”>N.HOOLYWOOD has shown an ardent appreciation for vintage Americana. Previous collections were marked with densely layered concepts featuring a singular thematic through-line, whether it was Amelia Earhart, Ernest Hemingway or the photos … READ MORE

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General Idea – Spring/Summer 2015 Collection | Runway Show

Back in 2010, The New York Times identified the city of Seoul as an emerging global fashion player, something that’s partially attributed to designer Bumsuk Choi, whose http://generalidea.co.kr/” target=”_blank”>General Idea label is increasingly gaining notice among critics and fans alike. Earlier today, General Idea showcased its Spring/Summer … READ MORE

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maharishi – Spring/Summer 2015 Collection | Runway Video

http://emaharishi.com/” target=”_blank”>maharishi took to London Collections: Men  — the capital’s three-day Fashion Week held in June — to present its stellar Spring/Summer 2015. For inspiration, maharishi traveled to the Middle East to retrace the steps of Italian artist Alighiero Boetti, discoverer of the Viet-Afghan Coalition and a frequent collaborator … READ MORE

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Kenzo – Spring/Summer 2015 Collection | Runway Show

In unveiling https://kenzo.com/” target=”_blank”>Kenzo’s Spring/Summer 2015 collection at Paris Fashion Week, dynamic duo Carol Lim and Humberto Leon tapped into their ardor for the two countries they now call home, the U.S. and France. The latter was paid homage through bright macaroon-colored knits and suits, while Parisian tokens — including … READ MORE

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Junya Watanabe – Spring/Summer 2015 Collection | Runway Show

With his Spring/Summer 2015 collection, presented at Paris Fashion Week, Junya Watanabe officially entered his blue period. Japanese designers have always had a fascination with indigo, and Junya offered a master class in the distinctive hue, using it on traditional Japanese boro patchwork, as well as pinstripes, … READ MORE

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Maison Martin Margiela – Spring/Summer 2015 Collection | Runway Show

http://maisonmartinmargiela.com/” target=”_blank”>Maison Martin Margiela took to Paris Fashion Week to upend conventional menswear fabrics. The Paris-based design house’s Spring/Summer 2015 collection used assorted synthetic polyamides on outerwear, highlighted by neoprene backing on a leather rider jacket, and elsewhere, parachute fabric on long coats worn over lightweight shirts and blazers. A … READ MORE

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COMME des GARÇONS – Spring/Summer 2015 Collection | Runway Show

While it’s true that fashion and politics make for uneasy bedfellows, Rei Kawakubo — the soft-spoken visionary behind http://comme-des-garcons.com/” target=”_blank”>COMME des GARÇONS — tailored the brand’s Spring/Summer 2015 collection around an anti-war statement. “But in a quiet way,” Kawakubo explained, “with no words.” This proved to be something of a … READ MORE

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COMME des GARÇONS Shirt – Spring/Summer 2015 Collection | Runway Show

True to the label’s moniker, http://comme-des-garcons.com/” target=”_blank”>COMME des GARÇONS Shirt took to Paris Fashion Week to present a Spring/Summer 2015 collection that placed the emphasis on shirting. Subdued blue striped numbers quickly gave way to kaleidoscopic explosions of color, as well as 3D panels across the front. Proportions were … READ MORE

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UNDERCOVER – Spring/Summer 2015 Collection

For http://undercoverism.com/” target=”_blank”>UNDERCOVER’s Spring/Summer 2015 collection, Jun Takahashi took inspiration from the seminal proto-punk New York band Television, plastering the quartet’s Marquee Moon cover art on a series of outerwear — including parkas, raincoats and bombers — as well as T-shirts and pants. If there’s another dominant theme running throughout the … READ MORE

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ACNE Studios – Spring/Summer 2015 Collection

Outsized proportions lent a funhouse-mirror air to http://acnestudios.com/” target=”_blank”>Acne Studios’ Spring/Summer 2015 collection, which saw American wardrobe staples reinterpreted by the Stockholm-based brand. The wardrobe essentials included Harrington jackets, camp shirts, triple oversized varsity sweaters and creased khakis, all done up in a color palette dominated by earth tones … READ MORE