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 »]
It was the Machines vs Zion at Luar Zepol. Binary coding and Cyber Punk bangs were the offspawn of a Matriculated collection, complete with denim dojo pants and electro-masks. The Path of Neo – Part 4?
Wondering whether it’s romanticised visions of the Gulag, or watching the entire series of Orange Is The New Black in one sitting was inspiration for Siki Im‘s “HOT PRISONER” SS14 collection? Shower shoes and crisp washing flannels accessorized white suiting and saran-wrap vibes, occasional prison-yard jumpsuits and casual #CellWear, for the boy who wants to be bad.
Giving a man’s delicates the freedom of a skirt alongside a lot of bare shoulders, Telfar hinted at a bachelor in his romantic lounge apparel during a Roman heatwave. Amplifying a skimpy, sexy casual is THE LOOK for this season.
HOOD BY AIR
A$AP Mob are going to be drenched in Alpine-esque hues of blue, multi-stories of zips and Paramount Pics as the new season morphs streetwear further and further into the field of photoshop-intelligent clothing. Angels with dirty faces and beaded braids, added by stylist Akeem Smith, created the mise-en-scène at SS14 Hood By Air.
Somehow, it’s easy to see a lot of gardening being done in Jeremy Laing‘s collection, meaning gardening in an airtight shuttle floating somewhere in between planet Pandora and a martian-related Ridley Scott reference. Tailored waterproofs and unzippable Mothership sweaters combat florals for the ultimate Nasa School of Horticulture experience.
The Lords of TrvpTown were out for blood at the Highland presentation. River Phoenix via Formula 1 and local HxC boys mingled in a makeshift gym/waiting room for their next tournament, complete with a tight-fitting crocheted beanie or two.