Spring is the New Home of New York Fashion Week
By Shirine Saad
Are fashion shows outdated? Not at Spring, where fashion, beauty, gastronomy, art, film, and...
By Shirine Saad
Are fashion shows outdated? Not at Spring, where fashion, beauty, gastronomy, art, film, and design mingle in an exclusive Tribeca hub. Spring, which began as a fashion production studio in 1996 in London’s Kentish Town and has grown into one of the world’s largest creative agencies and clubs,...
Are fashion shows outdated? Not at Spring, where fashion, beauty, gastronomy, art, film, and design mingle in an exclusive Tribeca hub. Spring, which began as a fashion production studio in 1996 in London’s Kentish Town and has grown into one of the world’s largest creative agencies and clubs, has been chosen by IMG as the official partner for New York Fashion Week for the next four seasons....
Ones to Watch: 44Studio
By Marta Represa
Xavi García and Franx de Cristal never really dreamed of creating a brand. And yet, here they...
By Marta Represa
By Marta Represa
Xavi García and Franx de Cristal never really dreamed of creating a brand. And yet, here they are: this season, they presented 44Studio’s 7th collection in Paris for the first time, attracting a fashion crowd including Diane Pernet, Catherine Baba, and Opening Ceremony’s buying team. Clients...
Xavi García and Franx de Cristal never really dreamed of creating a brand. And yet, here they are: this season, they presented 44Studio’s 7th collection in Paris for the first time, attracting a fashion crowd including Diane Pernet, Catherine Baba, and Opening Ceremony’s buying team. Clients include profiles as different as Sita Abellán and 90s supermodel Laura Ponte. They are definitely an...
New York Fashion Week opens under the themes of #Metoo and Time’s Up
By Shirine Saad
As the wave of scandals against sexual harassers and assaulters takes over the entertainment and...
By Shirine Saad
As the wave of scandals against sexual harassers and assaulters takes over the entertainment and media industries, fashion, where models have been mostly unprotected by the law, is now also under attack. As New York Fashion Week launches in New York, we spoke with Model Alliance founder and...
As the wave of scandals against sexual harassers and assaulters takes over the entertainment and media industries, fashion, where models have been mostly unprotected by the law, is now also under attack. As New York Fashion Week launches in New York, we spoke with Model Alliance founder and activist Sara Ziff about models’ health, privacy, and issues of diversity in the industry. CHANEL...
Alexander Wang’s Strategic Farewell to NYFW
By Robin Torres
Alexander Wang’s upcoming Fall 2018 show will be the designer’s last at NYFW. As expected, the...
By Robin Torres
Alexander Wang’s upcoming Fall 2018 show will be the designer’s last at NYFW. As expected, the brand’s announcement has fueled an animated discussion about NYFW’s future which began seasons ago when some of America’s most ingenious designers began migrating away from the Big Apple. In fact,...
Alexander Wang’s upcoming Fall 2018 show will be the designer’s last at NYFW. As expected, the brand’s announcement has fueled an animated discussion about NYFW’s future which began seasons ago when some of America’s most ingenious designers began migrating away from the Big Apple. In fact, Wang’s decision to break away from the conventional fashion calendar – as a progressive designer and...
AltaRoma: A Beacon of Diversity in Fashion
By Grace Cook
“It’s a new generation that wants to speak about these things,” said Dior’s creative director...
By Grace Cook
“It’s a new generation that wants to speak about these things,” said Dior’s creative director Maria Grazia Chiuri after the Accademia Costume & Moda show during the 32nd instalment of AltaRoma. “I was born in Roma; there is a generation born in Roma that is now working around the world. But I...
“It’s a new generation that wants to speak about these things,” said Dior’s creative director Maria Grazia Chiuri after the Accademia Costume & Moda show during the 32nd instalment of AltaRoma. “I was born in Roma; there is a generation born in Roma that is now working around the world. But I think Roma is a place where you can approach fashion in a different way, especially if you are young....
Paris: Haute Couture is Hotter than Ever
By Elisabeta Tudor & Marta Represa
All good things come to an end. The Spring/Summer 2018 Haute Couture season is over and we've...
By Elisabeta Tudor & Marta Represa
By Elisabeta Tudor & Marta Represa
All good things come to an end. The Spring/Summer 2018 Haute Couture season is over and we've complied our favorite runway moments for you.    Ronald van der Kemp's Empowering Message  RVDK SS18 Haute Couture show in Paris. Picture by Regis Colin Berthelier. Ronald van der Kemp's...
All good things come to an end. The Spring/Summer 2018 Haute Couture season is over and we've complied our favorite runway moments for you.    Ronald van der Kemp's Empowering Message  RVDK SS18 Haute Couture show in Paris. Picture by Regis Colin Berthelier. Ronald van der Kemp's runway show and collection felt empowering, to say the least. There's simply nothing that you wouldn't...
Couture Returns & Upcycling Ideas
By Jessica Bumpus
Christophe Josse made a return to the catwalk schedule this season following a hiatus when he...
By Jessica Bumpus
Christophe Josse made a return to the catwalk schedule this season following a hiatus when he took a break in 2014, having previously been made a permanent member of the Chambre Syndicale de la Haute Couture in 2011 following his Paris debut in 2005. Up to speed? Finale at  Christophe Josse...
Christophe Josse made a return to the catwalk schedule this season following a hiatus when he took a break in 2014, having previously been made a permanent member of the Chambre Syndicale de la Haute Couture in 2011 following his Paris debut in 2005. Up to speed? Finale at  Christophe Josse Show - Photo by Gio Staiano for NOWFASHION   Known for a fragile and sensual elegance, he took...
A.F. Vandevorst: 20 Years On
By Jessica Bumpus
There were still looks and girls to be fitted last night for their show today, but that wasn’t...
By Jessica Bumpus
By Jessica Bumpus
There were still looks and girls to be fitted last night for their show today, but that wasn’t going to deter Filip Arickx and An Vandevorst, otherwise known as the A.F. Vandevorst design duo, from celebrating the launch of their new book, Ende Neu, which commemorates 20 years of their fashion...
There were still looks and girls to be fitted last night for their show today, but that wasn’t going to deter Filip Arickx and An Vandevorst, otherwise known as the A.F. Vandevorst design duo, from celebrating the launch of their new book, Ende Neu, which commemorates 20 years of their fashion brand. Images captured backstage and beyond, insights from industry names, and excerpts from the...
Which Look Would You Wear On The Red Carpet?
By Jessica Bumpus
At this time of year, award season is in full swing, which makes the couture catwalks ripe with...
By Jessica Bumpus
At this time of year, award season is in full swing, which makes the couture catwalks ripe with red carpet allure. Gowns of glistening sequins and beads, of exquisite craftsmanship and serious impact. With this in mind, here are a few looks in no particular order that we'd like to see live a life...
At this time of year, award season is in full swing, which makes the couture catwalks ripe with red carpet allure. Gowns of glistening sequins and beads, of exquisite craftsmanship and serious impact. With this in mind, here are a few looks in no particular order that we'd like to see live a life beyond the catwalk and onto the red carpet.  SCHIAPARELLI Haute Couture SS18 show in Paris....
Let’s Do The Time Warp!
By Jessica Bumpus
An homage to Pierre Cardin, Jean Paul Gaultier’s time travelling machine took us back to the...
By Jessica Bumpus
By Jessica Bumpus
An homage to Pierre Cardin, Jean Paul Gaultier’s time travelling machine took us back to the optical Sixties this Spring/Summer 2018 season and traversed everything from its monochrome stripes to its boingy-bouncy shapes and bright colours to everything in between that, when JPG gets his hands on...
An homage to Pierre Cardin, Jean Paul Gaultier’s time travelling machine took us back to the optical Sixties this Spring/Summer 2018 season and traversed everything from its monochrome stripes to its boingy-bouncy shapes and bright colours to everything in between that, when JPG gets his hands on it, somehow manages to make sense.   JEAN PAUL GAULTIER Haute Couture SS18 show in Paris....
Couture: Back To The Eighties
By Jessica Bumpus
How long has it been since we’ve seen a twirl on the catwalk? Surely, at least 20 years, more –...
By Jessica Bumpus
By Jessica Bumpus
How long has it been since we’ve seen a twirl on the catwalk? Surely, at least 20 years, more – it so belonging to the supermodel era, of shows pre-Nineties with austere angst, of an Eighties heyday. Well it was time to turn back time for the Spring/Summer 2018 Giorgio Armani show: the designer...
How long has it been since we’ve seen a twirl on the catwalk? Surely, at least 20 years, more – it so belonging to the supermodel era, of shows pre-Nineties with austere angst, of an Eighties heyday. Well it was time to turn back time for the Spring/Summer 2018 Giorgio Armani show: the designer ending on a two-model finale, one from either end and twirling and posing their way as they went. A...
Dior and Chanel: From Mystical Surrealism to Floral Impressionism
By Elisabeta Tudor
Seeing, being seen and everything (artistic, theatrical and mystical) in between was the theme of...
By Elisabeta Tudor
Seeing, being seen and everything (artistic, theatrical and mystical) in between was the theme of Maria Grazia Chiuri's Spring/Summer 2018 Haute Couture collection for Dior – and the one of the prestigious Dior Ball that took place on the same evening. CHRISTIAN DIOR Haute Couture SS18 show in...
Seeing, being seen and everything (artistic, theatrical and mystical) in between was the theme of Maria Grazia Chiuri's Spring/Summer 2018 Haute Couture collection for Dior – and the one of the prestigious Dior Ball that took place on the same evening. CHRISTIAN DIOR Haute Couture SS18 show in Paris. Picture by Gio Staiano for NOWFASHION. Chiuri's latest collection explored the boundaries...
Proenza Schouler Go Back to Their Roots
By Marta Represa
Last season marked the first time Jack McCollough and Lazaro Hernandez left the cheery New York...
By Marta Represa
Last season marked the first time Jack McCollough and Lazaro Hernandez left the cheery New York fashion crowds for the much more critical – often blasé – Paris one. Their first French outing was received with mixed results, with Parisians being weary of the duo’s literal interpretation of...
Last season marked the first time Jack McCollough and Lazaro Hernandez left the cheery New York fashion crowds for the much more critical – often blasé – Paris one. Their first French outing was received with mixed results, with Parisians being weary of the duo’s literal interpretation of femininity through pastel pink tones and embroidered flowers. This time, though, the designers decided to...
Paris Menswear: What You Might Have Missed
By Jessica Bumpus
  The biggest news of Paris menswear fashion week wasn’t something that went down the...
By Jessica Bumpus
  The biggest news of Paris menswear fashion week wasn’t something that went down the catwalks. Instead, it was the appointment of Hedi Slimane as the new creative director of Céline – which will also include the launch of menswear. This means menswear has now gone supersonic. It also means,...
  The biggest news of Paris menswear fashion week wasn’t something that went down the catwalks. Instead, it was the appointment of Hedi Slimane as the new creative director of Céline – which will also include the launch of menswear. This means menswear has now gone supersonic. It also means, one imagines, goodbye to sportswear, as Hedi’s aesthetic heart far more belongs to clothes that exude...
Under Pressure: How New Brands Break Paris
By Jessica Bumpus
As with London before it this season, Paris has been celebrating the breadth and diversity of...
By Jessica Bumpus
As with London before it this season, Paris has been celebrating the breadth and diversity of talent the industry has, and made a point to welcome a global spectrum of new names to the schedule. The world sadly may be attempting to close its borders but fashion is not. Which means that Paris is...
As with London before it this season, Paris has been celebrating the breadth and diversity of talent the industry has, and made a point to welcome a global spectrum of new names to the schedule. The world sadly may be attempting to close its borders but fashion is not. Which means that Paris is experiencing a fresh injection of blood among the menswear scene with young brands making their...