Following in the footsteps of Tracey Emin, Jeremy Scott, and Mary Katrantzou, it’s the turn of British-American artist Sarah Morris to reinterpret Longchamp’s iconic Le Pliage bag, which was originally inspired by the art of Japanese origami and just celebrated its 20th anniversary.
The British Fashion Awards 2014 nominees were announced on October 22, and Saint Laurent’s Hedi Slimane, Louis Vuitton’s Nicolas Ghesquière and Dior’s Raf Simons will compete for the prestigious honor of international designer this year. Continue Reading
Gap’s limited-edition collaboration with Visionaire continues at Frieze London this week, with 15 new t-shirts and sweatshirts designed by artists and designers such as Alicja Kwade, Anna Blessman & Peter Saville, Cai-Guo Qiang, Catherine Chalmers, Christopher Bucklow, David Armstrong, Diana Vreeland, Glenn Brown, Greg Foley, Marco Brambilla, Massimo Vitali, Pierre & Gilles, Ruben Toledo, Sharon Ellis, and Steven Klein. Continue Reading
Every year, Chanel puts together a Métiers d’Art collection that celebrates the expertise of its specialist ateliers in grand style, and following last year’s exhibition in Dallas Karl Lagerfeld is now turning to Salzburg, an Austrian city renowned for its appreciation of history and fine traditions.