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Y-3 – Fall/Winter 2014 Menswear Collection | Runway Show

With a theme inspired by the world’s last and only hope – superheros – Y-3 struts their latest women’s and men’s fashions down the runway at Paris’ Fashion Week. The on-going Yohji Yamamoto and adidas collaboration demonstrated the designer’s fascination with superhero costumes mixed with a nod … READ MORE

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ACNE Studios – Fall/Winter 2014 Menswear Collection

Acne creative director Jonny Johansson presented boundary-pushing proportions as part of the brand’s Fall/Winter 2014 collection, featuring double-face overcoats and flannel trousers built to snowboarder scale — the designer’s take on functional, tailored clothing with a sporting twist. The functionality could be seen in a waterproof parka constructed … READ MORE

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LANVIN – Fall/Winter 2014 Menswear Collection | Runway Show

Lanvin headlined the final day of the Paris menswear shows, featuring an anti-uniform aesthetic that designer Lucas Ossendrijver described as “freedom to choose.” Consequently, silhouettes were both slim and wide, waistlines high and low, and tailored looks combined with colorful sneakers. The details were unmistakably Lanvin, however, featuring couture … READ MORE

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Saint Laurent – Fall/Winter 2014 Menswear Collection | Runway Show

The Teddy boy — a British ne’er do well from the ’50s and ’60s who cribbed style notes from the Edwardian period — was a steady influence on Hedi Slimane’s vision for Saint Laurent‘s Fall/Winter 2014 collection. The models sported prototypical gaunt rocker silhouettes, wearing black slim … READ MORE

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Dior Homme – Fall/Winter 2014 Menswear Collection | Runway Show

Kris Van Assche clearly had an agenda to free up the men’s suit for his Dior Homme Fall/Winter 2014 collection, applying a series of Dior graphics — including archive couture rose motifs and polka-dotted pinstripes — onto the Savile Row tailored jackets and pants. He also combined the suits … READ MORE

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Thom Browne – Fall/Winter 2014 Menswear Collection | Runway Show

Those in attendance at Thom Browne‘s Fall/Winter 2014 Paris runway show were treated to a grey tweed menagerie, in which the models traversed a faux Japanese garden wearing variations of wool flannel suits in the American designer’s signature grey. Some of the suits were paired with shorts, … READ MORE

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COMME des GARÇONS – Fall/Winter 2014 Menswear Collection | Runway Show

Rei Kawakubo has always shown an inclination to upend convention, and her Paris runway show for COMME des GARCONS‘ Fall/Winter 2014 menswear collection continued her maverick sensibility. The traditionally styled suits featured holes where the pockets should be, or fitted with seemingly non-functional zippers to accentuate the … READ MORE

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Kenzo – Fall/Winter 2014 Menswear Collection | Runway Show

Kenzo‘s Carol Lim and Humberto Leon looked to the workwear of the American Northwest in presenting the brand’s Fall/Winter 2014 menswear collection, creating an industrial backdrop replete with raw metal building frames. Layering was a strong theme here, with blousons and vests worn over suits, mostly finished in … READ MORE

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COMME des GARÇONS SHIRT – Fall/Winter 2014 Menswear Collection | Runway Show

As another Paris Fashion Week takes place highlighting Fall/Winter 2014 collection from numerous fashion houses, one of the key runway shows that is not to be missed comes from Japanese cult brand, COMME des GARÇONS. The COMME des GARÇONS SHIRT collection did not disappoint this season either, … READ MORE

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GIVENCHY – Fall/Winter 2014 Menswear Collection | Runway Show

In assembling his Fall/Winter 2014 menswear collection for Givenchy, designer Riccardo Tisci looked to a seemingly incongruous pair of influences: the Bauhaus art movement and the sport of basketball. Tisci went so far as to erect a chain link fence at his Paris Fashion Week runway show, … READ MORE

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Maison Martin Margiela – Fall/Winter 2014 Menswear Collection | Runway Show

As unveiled during Paris Fashion Week, the Fall/Winter 2014 menswear collection from Maison Martin Margiela was filled with sharply tailored looks rendered in uncharacteristically straightforward fashion. As is typically the case with Margiela, the devil was in the details, with strong military influences seen in utility vests or … READ MORE