If anything, Jil Sander’s latest show goes to prove what an amazing job Raf Simons was doing at the helm of the house while the founding designer went missing. The designer said in an interview leading up to the debut of her Spring/Summer 2013 collection that the hopes were “to bring the brand back to its heritage” – yet we think she’ll be sufficiently busy working to keep up with Raf’s legacy.
Besides the usual buzz and fashion drama, the collection was modern, fresh, and minimal, having all the hints of quirkiness we’ve been accustomed to expect from the brand’s collections.
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.