July, 2014

HOUSE OF VANS 2

See this: House of Vans

 Vans have chosen London as the newest House of Vans location, joining the Brooklyn, NYC venue as a physical manifestation of the cult brand. The House of Vans…

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Micro trend: Couture A/W 14, fur

It doesn’t get any more sumptuous than a full length fur coat and Raf Simon’s maxi mink and chinchilla creations worn over simple separates, heralded a new take on luxury…

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Micro trend: Couture A/W 14, red

A key colour featuring across a number of collections, red carpet dressing reaches a whole new (literal) level. Sequins, feathers, fur, tweed and 3D embellishment took…

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In the Know: garden inspiration

Horticulture  has been a huge influence on our colour inspiration for A/W 15/16. Colour and pattern from natures flora and fauna have influenced artists and designers…

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Boy/girl, boy/girl

Fashion’s love of androgyny and fluid gender have taken a more practical step forward, with the increasing appearance of womenswear on menswear catwalks, and vice…

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Colour Inspiration: Over the Rainbow

Known for their graphic take on colour and pattern, design duo Scholten & Baijings‘s have curated Over the Rainbow – an exhibition to celebrate 14 years as…

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Beautiful games

The latest gaming innovations are increasingly sophisticated and fantastical. A mysterious, floating, rotating mountain is the strangely beautiful new game from David O’Reilly, the…

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Colour Inspiration: Dreamy pink

The recent Spring Summer 15 menswear collections in Milan saw many collections feature traditionally feminine colours re interpreted for men. Soft lilac and pinks worked with palest shades…

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Beauty inspiration: Super shimmer

Dallas Buyers Club meets seventies psychedelia were the influences for London menswear designer Kate Eary’s S/S 2015 collection. Her multi coloured modern cowboy range was…