Kilian Kerner unveiled his Spring/Summer 2015 collection during Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Berlin. Popmusic was his inspiration. Based on the songs of David Bowie, Rihanna and Justin Bieber, Kerner wanted to united the different aspects of fashion and emotions.
Artist and friend Amber Servin designed a unique print, looking like an ancient cathedral window with Rihanna, Justin and David as the saints. Menswear is dominated by a darker palette. Shorts and Longcoats made from black mesh fabric are put into contrast with leatherpants, combined with slim sweatshirts. Padded denim and Bomber jackets bring the urban touch. Tailored suits and slim pants can also work as a casual business chic.
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.