Tag Archives: Comme des Garçons

THE ULTIMATE GUIDE TO PRONOUNCING FASHION BRANDS

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How do you pronounce Louis Vuitton? Is the E silent in Rodarte? Your most pertinent pronunciation queries resolved. Anna Sui Correct pronunciation: ah-na swee. The ‘ui’ is pronounced like a ‘w’. Balmain Correct pronunciation: bal-MAH-n. Refrain from placing too much emphasis on the ‘n’ sound, as ‘n’ should be pronounced softly in French names like […]

SHOP: FIVE GREEN ITEMS TO BUY FOR HIM THIS HOLIDAY SEASON

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Make him stand out: Invest in deep greens for his holiday wardrobe from our festive favourites: Loewe Puzzle Army Green Canvas Backpack £1,725.00 from Loewe Etudes Bunker Chunky-Knit Wool Blend Jumper £270.00 from Harvey Nichols Lifestyle Cufflinks Bar £65.00 from Ettinger Polo Ralph Lauren Wide-leg Pleated Cotton-Corduroy Trousers £145.00 exclusive from Mr Porter Comme des Garçons Small […]

FIVE MINUTES WITH… STEPHEN JONES

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OCCUPATION: Milliner  LIVES: London  BIO: Born in Cheshire, and schooled in Liverpool, Stephen Jones burst on to the London fashion scene during its explosion of street style in the late seventies. By day, he was a student at St Martins; after dark he was one of that era’s uncompromising style-blazers at the legendary Blitz nightclub […]

Rei Kawakubo/Comme des Garcons: Art of the In-Between

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Situated on the second floor of The Metropolitan Museum of Art on New York’s vibrant Fifth Avenue stands the latest exhibition Rei Kawakubo/Comme des Garçons: Art of the In-Between. The exhibition examines Rei Kawakubo of Comme des Garçons’ fascination with interstitiality and the space between boundaries. In Kawakubo’s work, this in-between space is revealed as an aesthetic sensibility, establishing an […]