The mighty Cesare Paciotti, best known as an Italian luxury footwear company, is expanding into the ready-to-wear sector under a new label, Paciotti 4US. The company, famous for its dagger logo and exquisite shoes, opened its first standalone ready-to-wear boutique in Rome earlier this month. In a statement, designer Paciotti said: “I translated the 4US [...]
For AW07, Nudie Jeans have teamed up with Amnesty International in Sweden to create a Human Rights T-shirt collection. Each shirt represents one of the 30 articles of the UN Declaration of Human Rights and was donated by the designers who took part in this project.
Evidenced by the latest fashion show, Wahoojin denim is making inroads into the denim mainstream with funky denim fashion. Wahoojin is a Japanese company that was established in the year 2005. The concept of Wahoojin is to create high quality, yet fun and fashionable denim by using historical Kimono hand paintings (Yu-Zen). Wahoojin wishes to [...]
RMC Designer and Brand Owner, Martin Yat Ming aka Martin Ksohoh is to judge the Hong Kong Young Fashion Designers’ Contest 2008 The upcoming Hong Kong Young Fashion Designers’ Contest is scheduled for the 14th Jan 2008, the first night of the Hong Kong Fashion Week for Fall Winter 2009. From more than 200 entries, [...]
Fashion designer Hedi Slimane,Â who abruptly parted ways with Dior Homme in March after a seven-year stint at the helm, is staging a rock exhibit at Galerie Almine Rech in the Marais district through January. Entitled “Perfect Stranger,” it features Slimane’s shots of fans he made during the Benicassim rock festival in Spain last July. Sounds [...]
David Beckham exposed one of his most intimate photos to date as the new faceÂ of Armani Underwear. The shot is the ex Man Utd and Real Madrid star’s first American advert for the Italian underwear giant, with several more planned for next season. Reputedly Beckham has signed a three-year deal, rumoured to be worth [...]
Fly 53 + Penfield Clothing Sample Sale. Come one, come all – have fun get bargain Christmas presents!
Famous for fusing art and footwear, Gravis and premier graffiti artist, CRASH, today unveiled their limited edition collaborative shoe, the Gravis x CRASH Lowdown Hi-Cut LX.Â Gravisâ€™ ever popular Lowdown Hi-Cut LX is the canvas for the project, where a custom CRASH print is embossed on the black leather quarter of the shoe.Â Iconic CRASH [...]
Since mid-2007 the Belgian designer Bruno Pieters has been the Art Director for HUGO, the avant-garde line from HUGO BOSS. Pieters’ first collection will be presented in January 2008 and available in stores worldwide from July onwards.
Victoria Beckham will front the new Marc Jacobs campaign for his Spring 2008 collection. Rumour has it Posh Spice posed naked for the shoot. Beckham posed for the campaign in a shoot done by Jacobs’ photographer, Juergen Teller.”She was a great sport. She agreed to do something rough and tough and quite raw,” Jacobs told [...]
Pepe Jeans CoLabs with Andy Warhol to launch their new collection. Pepe Jeans has acquired the European license through the Andy Warhol Foundation. Pepe Jeans reputedly wants to embrace the Andy Warhol’s sophisticated sense of design and they aspire to make their denim as collectible as the man’s art. The collection will feature 250 men’s [...]
BLUE BLOODS AW08 COLLECTION IS INSPIRED BY THE RESSURGENCE OF VINTAGE CLOTHING/ICONIC pieces that they have rebuilt with the passion of the originals and then delicately modernized and upgraded to suit modern tastes. The full collection is a celebration of classic style and this was inspired by studying a foundation of classic pieces and bringing [...]
Three stripes in denim? Adidas Originals and Diesel are the latest Co Lab Tag Team and are launching adidas Originals Denim by Diesel early next year. 2 menswear and 2 ladieswear styles will be available in four different washes exclusively at adidas Originals stores all around the world starting spring/summer 2008. Prices range from 160 [...]
Here are a couple of shots from the Iron Army Clothing 2008 Collection. The Inspiration appears rugged and almost retro but the intention is very NOW!