What is a piece of clothing that “works”? Who is working whom? Is the one who poses the one who actually “works” hardest? The S/S 2017 collection of Berlin-based, Swedish- Vietnamese designer NHU DUONG entitled ‘WORK COLLECTION’ plays with the ideas of professionalism, leisure and appropriateness through a range of garments that are inspired by work outfits and hobby uniforms. Overalls, raw denim outfits, kung-fu pyjamas, biker pants, baggy tights and gloves, bomber-jackets, bomber suits,… [read more »]
LONDON is eating up (or out) HBA. The Hood By Air spring preview and Selfridges collab had new logo knitwear, classic HBA zipper detailing, lingerie-bottomed skaters in Marilyn Manson HBA tees on half pipes with frilly skirts and garter belts, and the monster of all bucket hats. WTF!?♥!