Provocative Prints, cuts and dimensions contrasting one the other and particularly eye catching outfits, for sure 8CUFF is not a random brand but one that we notice for its remarkable features. Sue, the eclectic and visionary mind that produced… »
On 16 October, the Armory on the Hudson in New York City was transformed from an indoor track and field stadium to a fashion arena for the global launch of the Alexander Wang x H&M collection. Justin Theroux,… »
Urusei Yatsura, Nanako, Atsuko, Usagi Tsukino, Ai Kisugi… The manga-stars are generally young, pretty… keepers of a secret: for the most, more or less diligent students; for few, courageous heroines ready to race in defense of the weaker.
If you are even just mildly into street-style photography the names of Adam Katz-Sinding and Nabile Quenum do way more than just ring a bell. Name any top fashion magazine, if it really is in the Olympus of the most… »
“I ain’t afraid of no ghosts”. In 1984, Ray Parker, Jr. is the haunting ghost in an American neon-home. In aid of the provocative owner, the Ghostbusters’ team – that in those days is all the rage in half the world’s cinemas. Refrain of the homonymous hit that also becomes the cult movie soundtrack, I ain’t afraid of no ghosts brings us thirty years back: when ghosts were bad and hunters heroes.
“Fashion is part of the daily air and it changes all the time, with all the events. You can even see the approaching of a revolution in clothes. You can see and feel everything in clothes”. I was transcribing… »
As we leave the long and warm European summer behind us, mind you; she is not giving in easily; we felt an urge for some melancholic reflection. What better way to do so, than by meeting another promising designer… »
“The Minimalists are idealist”.These are words by Agnes Martin, one of the greatest exponents of Minimalism (although she did not like to be defined like that).
An explosion of colors, asymmetrical cuts and overlaps. Francesca Reberschegg, a young Italian fashion designer, offers a stylistic mix strong and up to date. This promising talent tells Fucking Young! the main theme of her first collection presented… »
“Around the world, around the world. Around the world, around the world”. In 1997, Daft Punk launches Around the world, a hypnotizing-refrain single that turns Guy-Manuel de Homem-Christo and Thomas Bangalter in both media phenomena and stars in the… »
Postcards from Shanghai. The most populous city in China attracts more and more dreamers in search for a new future in a new world. Hanging between past and present, between ancient traditions and pioneering innovations, in a few decades… »
Bursting onto the LA fashion scene at age nineteen Ashton Hirota quickly gained attention for his unmistakably edgy, ready-to-wear collections that use detachable details such as removable sleeves and collars which invite the wearer to make design decisions. Crafting… »
“If you’re going to San Francisco, be sure to wear some flowers in your hair”. Scott McKenzie’s version of San Francisco, the success of The Mamas & the Papas, becomes a historical testimony of the January 1967 great gathering… »
Leitmotif, a recurrent theme throughout a musical or literary composition, associated with a particular person, idea, or situation.
“Happy to see you again!”, with such a proactive mood we set out for the Hotel JK in Florence where Geox is about to present its SS15 Collection for the last edition of Pitti Immagine Uomo. Here we have… »
Florence, late winter, the city is quiet, the Arno flows incessantly and the market squares seem abandoned. History is allowed to whisper, sullenly along a crisp breeze. A perfect occasion to catch up with Mr. Andrea Cammarosano, a… »
“Il recréerait des souliers,
Ah Dieu, si vous le vouliez!”
Stéphane Mallarmé’s The Savetier perfectly embodies the spirit of Adieu, the made in France shoe-brand founded in 2012 by Isabelle Guédon and Benjamin Caron.
A meeting with ODEUR is always a pleasurable affair. The brands founders Petter Hollström and Gorjan Lausager, know exactly what they want and how to explain their collections. They never answer in unison nor feel the need to… »
Wi-Fi onesies and LED dresses are unlikely to catch on but in a world of smart phones and progressive technology it would seem only natural that clothing and fabrics evolve to cater to the complexities of modern life. »