The Sensualities of Violette Hay

The knotting of recycled materials, the thin wovens of loose knits, the ribbons tying modernized boned corsets, and the spritz of perfume, are all producing a fantasy that leads us all back to Violette Hay. The center point to art in its most daring forms. Clothes and the human body have always endured a complicated…

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YSL Spring/Summer 2023 Menswear

The YSL Spring/Summer 2023 Menswear show held on July 15th in Marrakech, Morocco was inspired by the late designer’s storied connection to Morocco. Having bought property in the city of Marrakech, Yves Saint Laurent sought out the eclecticism and eccentric colours of Morocco as inspiration for his namesake brand. The vibrancy that characterized the designer’s…

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Fashion Week 22′ Fall-Winter Highlights

In the wake of Omicron and the general bereft nature of culture as of late, fashion week in Paris, New York, and Milan have returned with a bang. Garments were clearly designed for a post-pandemic world with comfort, practicality, and a bold and daring new generation at the forefront. We’ve rounded up some of the…

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Sofia Piras Reimagines The Suit

Often perceived as an element of constraint linked to the work environment, Polimoda Fashion student Sofia Piras reimagines the suit as a garment that unifies rather than subsumes. Exploring the ways in which quintessential workwear has become obsolete in the post-COVID cultural landscape, Piras wants to reinvent the workwear staple. “I want to change the…

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