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STYLE
Geometric, Provocative Attire at NYFW S/S15
Each fashion week, certain through-lines manifest across disparate designers. Whether it's ready-to-wear or haute couture, wildly imaginative brands touch upon the times—and similarities in mood manifest. This season, a refreshing array of lines incorporated...
DESIGN
Scene, by All: Set Design at NYFW S/S15
With every Fashion Week, brands go great lengths to compete for the attention of buyers and editors. And while the clothing and accessories are the most important element of each runway show, we've noted before that there's far more to the spectacle...
CULTURE
Ace Hotel NYC's Artists-in-Residence Sleep / Walk
For weeks before opening its doors in 2009, the Ace Hotel New York was filled with artists-in-residence and walls were being graced with the work they'd leave—all of which still stands today. Visionary founder Alex Calderwood hand-picked many of...
STYLE
Scene, by All: NYFW AW 2014
There's more to Fashion Week than what's draped across the models or the attendees at runway shows. With an ever-crowding competitive schedule, more brands have begun to embrace innovation in presentations—like last season's show-stopping debut from...
TRAVEL
City Guides: New York City
Just ahead of Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week—which begins this Thursday, 6 February—we decided to update our NYC City Guide for the many sartorially minded visitors that are currently visiting this magnificent city. From post-show cocktails to shopping...
STYLE
Scene, by All: Made Fashion Week by Peroni
Sponsored content: MADE Fashion Week at New York City's Milk Studios presents some of the hippest, most innovative designers and their wares for one week, twice a year. With such an abundance of creativity, energy and celebration, it's the perfect...
STYLE
Motorola presents the Opening Ceremony BTW at SuperPier
It's New York Fashion Week again and this time around forward-thinking retailer Opening Ceremony has launched a mega pop-up shop with surprises in store. The Opening Ceremony BTW at SuperPier at Hudson River Park will feature a week's worth of...
STYLE
Titania Inglis Fall/Winter 2012
The 2012 winner of the Ecco Domani Fashion Foundation's coveted award in Sustainable Design, Brooklyn-based fashion designer Titania Inglis uses smartly sourced fabrics as the foundation for her thoughtful collections. Half Chinese, half Scottish...
STYLE
Sruli Recht and InAisce
Of the many noteworthy designs to come out of 2012 Paris Fashion Week the spatially inspired Fall/Winter collections of Sruli Recht and InAisce were particularly captivating. Sruli Recht presented a highly spirited line of garments featuring...
STYLE
Henrik Vibskov's Shrink Wrap Spectacular
Against a backdrop lined with machine gears reminiscent of Charlie Chaplin's Modern Times bleached white, a parade of slipper-clad, bearded cavemen sleepwalk to the sound of a percussion march. This is how we are introduced to the Henrik Vibskov...
STYLE
Gemma Kahng
Perched on the top floor of a nondescript building in New York's fashion district you'll find veteran designer Gemma Kahng's studio. The bustling space serves as a showroom, office, archive, design studio and production workshop, housing more than...
STYLE
Boudicca Couture
In keeping with their commitment to the ongoing intermingling of fashion and art, British design duo Zowie Broach and Brian Kirkby of Boudicca recently presented their Spring 2012 collection alongside a performance of Mike Figgis' "Just Tell the...
CULTURE
Fashion-Focused Museum Exhibits
With the Spring/Summer 2012 Fashion Week in full swing in Europe right now, groundbreaking style is taking center stage on more than just the runways. While "Fashion in Italy: 150 Years of Elegance," celebrates the country's long-term evolution in...
STYLE
55Factory
One of the main criticisms surrounding the world of fashion and its 'special weeks' is that it's too insular for the everyman to access, too preoccupied with itself and veiled in a snobbery rivaled only by that of a Royal Family peerage system...
STYLE
Bespoken Fall/Winter 2011
A great-grandfather who served in the British Royal Navy is at the seafaring heart of Bespoken's menswear collection recently presented at New York's Fashion Week. "The pieces in this collection were inspired by the details of these soldiers' attire...
STYLE
The Directionals
by Camille Hunt Steadily emerging from the shadows of their flashier female counterparts, some of our favorite menswear collections that hit runways last week in New York were an array of impeccably-tailored ensembles, each continuing to probe...
TECH
Live at Milk Made
NYC-based creative agency All Day Every Day partnered up with MAC and Milk Studios to create Live@Milk Made. The campaign covers Fashion Week live with Phone Tag, a cell phone photo blog where fashion fans in attendance can cover live action from...
STYLE
Gap x 10 Corso Como
Pairing its classic American style with a niche Milanese retailer, Gap is set to launch a European expansion with a shop-in-shop collection at 10 Corso Como this fall. The capsule collection is the work of Gap and American artist Kris Ruhs, who...
STYLE
Maaike Mekking: Witch-Craft-Wo-Man-Ship
While much of the recent London Fashion Week lacked the edge of past seasons with designers taking the safer route by showing subdued ready-to-wear collections, Dutch-born designer Maaike Mekking seized on high drama (what some might say fashion does...
STYLE
Cheap Monday Jeans Autum/Winter 2010
by Richard Prime While it may not carry quite the cachet of Paris, Milan or New York, there's plenty of forward-thinking and trendsetting at Stockholm Fashion Week, and Cheap Monday leads the way. One of Sweden's most influential denim brands...
STYLE
São Paulo Fashion Week Fall/Winter 2010 Highlights
For this season of the most important fashion event in Latin America, Felipe Meres of the São Paulo-based site Made-Up Disease selected the most compelling, ravishing and innovative shows for Cool Hunting. Alexandre Herchcovitch Womenswear...
STYLE
Academy of Art Collection Fashion Week Spring 2010
by Ariston Anderson Standing out among the current New York Fashion Week insanity, seven talented young designers from the Academy of Art San Francisco took to the catwalk a collection of 1960s inspired womenswear, making for a Mad Men ambiance for...
STYLE
São Paulo Fashion Week Winter 2009 Highlights
Brasileirismos, or Brazil-isms, is admittedly a redundant theme for the already distinctly Brazilian collections at the Winter 2009 edition of São Paulo Fashion Week, which ended last Friday. The biggest change, compared to past seasons, was...
STYLE
Bond Age Collection at Oak
by Nicole Schlomann Fashion's love affair with the bold graphic look of bondage finds its latest expression in a project curated by NYC boutique Oak. To celebrate Fashion Week, Oak has invited some of its favorite local designers, including indie...
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