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FIVE MINUTES WITH… JOSEPH ALTUZARRA

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Joseph Altuzarra’s eponymous brand has mastered the art of sophisticated whimsy. Raised in Paris, there is the unmistakable hand of a Frenchman at work – sharp lines, racy colors, nipped waists – but, after spending a decade in New York, Altuzarra has also captured a playful female essence that is feels celebratory and fun. We […]

REVIEW: VALENTINO COUTURE SPRING 2018 COUTURE

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Pierpaolo Piccioli, without any doubts, I’m calling your latest haute couture collection for Valentino the best of the season. It’s so captivating, delightful, grandiose, majestic! So many big words are here to describe every single piece of the show, from the boldly-coloured feather jellyfish headwear by the miliner Philip Treacy to the voluminous, ball gowns in lady-like […]

REVIEW: MAISON MARGIELA SPRING 2018 COUTURE

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“When I returned to designing, I was taken aback by how everyone was seeing shows through their phones,” John Galliano confessed to the press after the spring-summer 2018 couture show for Maison Margiela. If you can’t beat ’em, join ’em? Well, you can say that Galliano found a compromise for his initial frustration with the Insta-phenomen. A very, […]

REVIEW: VETEMENTS AUTUMN WINTER 2018 MENSWEAR

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Shown in the corridors of the Paul Bert Serpette market, north of Paris, Vetements autumn-winter 2018 collection left us all with very mixed feelings. As the fashion collective’s main representative, Demna Gvasalia, summed it up, “we took it to the flea market because that’s where it always begins.” But the clothes, and the styling, didn’t only resemble a […]