Alan Taylor was born in Dublin, Ireland in 1987. In 2010 Alan graduated with a BA in Fashion from The National College of Art and Design in Dublin. He’s currently living in London and he was approached to work as first assistant to Simone Rocha. From his previous experience working with designers, including Alexander Mcqueen, Agi and Sam and David David, he spent three seasons working closely with Simone until he decided to pursue his own label in October 2011.
Darron Clarke and Saidou Diallo at Major Models NY photographed by Juan Veloz and styled by Kiry Wright with pieces from Issey Miyake, Dior, Marc Jacobs, Birkenstock, Ralph Lauren and more, in exclusive for Fucking Young! Online.
Fashion events in Switzerland come and go. Mode Suisse, however, is here to stay and remain at sustainable continuity. The platform initiated by Yannick Aellen in 2011, and supported by Engagement Migros since 2012, is going to celebrate its 10th edition.
Cover story captured by Matt Irwin and art directed by Nicola Formichetti with actor and singer Olly Alexander, an openly gay singer who doesn’t use ambiguity in his lyrics to make him pass for straight, in order to entice a legion of screaming girls. FY! also analyse various points of view of what an outsider is through editorials, texts and interviews with among others Ahmed Abdelrahman, Demna Gvasalia and Henrik Silvius.