ROMBAUT turns to the world of pugilism for the Fall/Winter 2017 season. Presented with a boxing event at the Boxing Club Maccabi, Mats Rombaut had some heavyweight fighters, including the World Champion Tom Duquesnoy, wearing the vegan shoes and fighting for peace with all the money raised from this event going straight to the Karam Foundation, who are providing effective aid for Syrians under siege in Eastern Aleppo.
Photography: Timothy Schaumburg Styling: Dogukan Nesanir Make-up: Karin Westerlund Production: Lennart Schlageter & Valter Jimi Torsleff Production Assistant: Aranka Hurkens Models: Tom Duquesnoy (world champion Mixed Martial Arts in his weight category), Staiv Gentis (personal boxing instructor who trained Michelle Lamy, Marc Jacobs,..) and his girlfriend Ines Rau (transgender model and activist, walked for HBA)
Unlike his previous almost grotesque electronic releases, “Piel” it’s a wonderfully written composition, entirely sang in Spanish revealing to the world a much more intimate and sensitive side of Alejandro Ghersi.
#makelovenotwalls is about tearing down the mental and physical walls that separate us, and let all sides come together in the name of unity and love. Diesel wants to tear down these walls showing that a brighter and exciting tomorrow is possible.
After a couple of years going there, we already know what to expect: an eclectic mix of new menswear brands and established ones, great food, cool people and cool parties. But still, there’s always something exciting and new.
As a sequel to the successful graduate collection ‘My Russian Symphony – Youth Prisoners‘, Harry Xu Fall/Winter 2017 ‘Jarylo Reborn‘ continues to explore the theme inspired by Michael Chelbin’s photography.