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.
IKEA is launching GILTIG – an eye-catching collection of tableware and home textiles. It’s the result of a unique collaboration with London-based menswear designer Katie Eary and is guaranteed to turn up the volume at any party.
Cover story 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.