The Best of New York Fashion Week SS23

Until recently, New York Fashion Week felt a little dull. It’s true that heritage American brands like Ralph, Tommy, Michael Kors et al do Upper East Side collar-popping better than most, but beyond striped rugby shirts and oversized poplin, pre-pandemic NYFW was lacking a little panache. With a special Fendi show, Marni’s relocation to New…

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Y2K, Low-Rise and The Return of Skinny

The return of low-rise jeans has brought baggage along with it — the return of skinny, or is it the reverse? Either way, one thing is for certain, a certain sartorial and aesthetic shift toward the svelte and mince is palpable in pop culture right now. All connected to one another, the return of Y2K…

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Paris Couture 22′ Highlights

This past week’s fashion week saw a grandiose return to couture, with Paris, the couture capital du monde, hosting almost twice as many shows as last year. Schiaparelli, Valentino, and Jean-Paul Gaultier sent out stunning collections playing with vivid colour, and ornate hardware whilst other heavy hitters like Alexandre Vauthier, Fendi, and Viktor & Rolf…

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