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Yohji Yamamoto – Spring/Summer 2015 Collection Runway Show

Yohji Yamamoto took to Paris Fashion Week with a Spring/Summer 2015 collection that was impressively diverse — featuring looks that were casual, formal, avant-garde and refined — but distinctively Yohji. There were the Japanese designer’s signature quirks, including head scarves and randomly placed leather patches on military-inspired jackets, and … READ MORE


Louis Vuitton – Spring/Summer 2015 Menswear Collection | Runway Show

At Paris Fashion Week, the Louis Vuitton Spring 2015 menswear collection featured apparel made for the “modern Maharajah,” according to designer Kim Jones. He dedicated the show to his late mentor, Louise Wilson, a former Central Saint Martins professor who had suggested that Jones make a pilgrimage to India last February. Consequently, the collection … READ MORE

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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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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