February 25, 2015, 6:08 pm
Uniqlo is launching a special kabuki-inspired line to showcase Japanese traditions in pop culture through clothing.
Produced in collaboration with Shochiku Co., Ltd., a major kabuki, film and theater company in Japan, the Shochiku Kabuki x Uniqlo Collection will bow first in France on March 20, and in other markets thereafter, including the United States on March 23. Continue Reading
February 16, 2015, 3:18 am
Piggy-backing on the release of a new Cinderella movie, Charlotte Olympia has released a capsule collection fit for a fairy tale princess.
February 11, 2015, 8:44 pm
Paul Chan, Plow Highness, 2013
Cords and video projector with digital color video, silent, 15.2 x 436.9 x 297.2 cm overall
Installation view: Paul Chan – Selected Works, Schaulager, Basel, April 12–October 19, 2014
Courtesy the artist and Greene Naftali, New York
© Paul Chan. Photo: Tom Bisig, Basel
January 21, 2015, 2:42 pm
Gucci has promoted Alessandro Michele, the label’s head of accessories, to creative director, 10 days after Frida Giannini vacated the post, French luxury group Kering said on Wednesday. Continue Reading
January 21, 2015, 11:37 am
Following a well-received capsule collection for Versus Versace in September 2014, Anthony Vaccarello has been appointed the brand’s new creative director, the Italian house announced Wednesday. Continue Reading
January 13, 2015, 3:44 pm
January 1, 2015, 9:41 pm
Jean-Charles de Castelbajac and Jason Wu have each created a limited edition pack for Martell Cognac.
December 19, 2014, 3:45 am
Style doesn’t have to be new to be stylish. Seventies style, for instance, is set to make a big comeback in 2015 and it will leave its big, bold mark on fashion, beauty and lifestyle products and campaigns throughout the year.
December 16, 2014, 12:25 pm
Rihanna has been named creative director of Puma, charged with overseeing the sporting goods maker’s women’s line.
The seven-time Grammy Award winner and CFDA’s Fashion Icon laureate “will work with Puma to design and customize classic Puma styles as well as create new styles to add to the Puma product portfolio,” the company said on December 16. Continue Reading
December 11, 2014, 12:59 pm
One weekend in 1950, the French poet, artist and filmmaker Jean Cocteau, visited the villa of his friend Francine Weisweiller in Santo Sospir in Saint-Jean-Cap-Ferrat, and decorated all the walls with a series of fantastical drawings, among them a star with eight points, an infinity sign, a treble clef eye, and a pair of Inca twin heads.
Now, French fashion brand Faconnable has appropriated these art works for a capsule collection bowing for Spring-Summer 2015. Continue Reading