candidness, a hint of self-deprecation seeping through. "I'm lucky because what was essentially my hobby became my job. Some people have their jobs but have other hobbies like fishing, therefore the magazines they read on the toilet are fishing magazines. The magazines I read on the toilet...

London men's designer Aitor Throup doesn't take kindly to the seasonal cycles of fashion and its wrenching, stymying effect on the creative process. And so he's started his own system, one where he releases "archetypes" when, and only when, they're ready. The concept is that ideas evolve over...

It was a knowing nod to the house's experimental use of materials that may just end up the season's most copied look by fashion students the world over. In fact, much of the show had a similar feeling, an approachable your-wardrobe-only-better vibe that marks the most desirable — and salable...

In fact there's a tradition of male fashion designers posing nude or semi-nude. And you obviously have the physique for it. Do you see yourself as a sex object? I don't see myself as a sex object as much as an invention, and a flesh-and-blood expression of my aesthetic. My story is about the...

The runway remix—an increasingly popular way to reach out to cashed-up, fashion-hungry Asian markets—played off all the themes of the collection, taking the hot rods and Hollywood imagery to another level with video displays of driving scenes from great works of film, as well as real-life...

And how better to show your party spirit this spring than with these novelty Kick Eyes glasses? The latest concept from Nono Muaks, a fashion-design collective between Brussels and Beijing, Kick Eyes have no lenses. In their place are laser-cut shapes: Heart, Lightning Bolt, Vertical Bars,...

How to turn a seemingly cursory detail into a potential hot-seller—or in Giles Deacon's case, a scorched stretch of fabric into fashion legend. And by gum, it will be done. The narrative offered a simple scenario about a house fire that hinted at more ominous realities. Its raw material...

But nothing could stop France's First Lady Valérie Trierweiler, Anna Wintour, and Stephanie Seymour's ubiquitous fashion-obsessed sons from attending the most anticipated show of the week. "Ain't no mountain high enough," to borrow from Diana Ross. Hedi Slimane's menswear return at Saint...

today announced its purchase of i-D magazine. The irreverent youth-culture magazine will join forces with the influential 32-year-old British style magazine, known for its winking cover models, to create an online fashion publication. "VICE is so excited to work with the guys at i-D...

As a kid I was a bit of a loner and spent time by myself reading books, fashion magazines and thinking critically about art and anthropology. My mom introduced me to philosophy texts as a kid. I studied literature and ended up doing my graduate thesis on James Turrell, who once said, "Light...

 

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