The saying doesn't exactly go like that, but it sums up the weight behind Raf Simon's latest collection, with the designer and his business partner Futurenet Group having diminish their professional relationship. Though Simons may currently not have a financial backer, I'm sure in time he...

Portrait of Raf Simons by Rineke Dijkstra. Here's the deal... further to my earlier post which contained a few inaccuracies, if you will be near Brussels in Belgium (or can get there) for any of the dates below, you can go to an ongoing AMAZING private sale of Raf Simons clothes from 2001 -...

follow DJB on twitter , add him facebook "For their 7th collaboration the Fred Perry and Raf Simons Spring Summer ‘11 collection goes back to basics, re-working classic Fred Perry pieces by incorporating Simons' signature minimalist silhouette and styling. The Fred/Raf hybrid polo shirt...

Forever inscribed to the catwalk or by some miracle in stores this fall, Raf Simons' latest impressed beyond bounds with a certain spontaneity and modern allure. Pages: 1 2

First up I have a sneak peak at the new Raf Simons 2011 Fall/Winter footwear collection. From what I can see the brand have stuck with their recognised silhouettes but have experimented with a range of new textures and materials. Viewing them on screen I personally think some of the styles...

Photo: SlamXHype Potentially devastating news for Raf Simons: as of today, the designer's namesake company and its global master licensee, Futurepresent, have suspended business relations. In an email sent out this afternoon to all Raf Simons clients, Futurepresent CEO Stefano Martinetto...

This now-classic Raf Simons sneaker is produced every season in different eagerly anticipated colorways and prints. However, we've never wanted a pair more until we saw them with crocodile-print-embossed leather in blazing bright white. Featuring a vulcanized sole and trademark back zip...

incredible use of color was added to the architectural menswear collection, presented by the raf simons label in paris. strong design lines were seen throughout the collection as elongated silhouettes allowed the collection to hold just enough drama for the fall season. with studies of...

So it was at Raf Simons tonight, amidst reports that the designer's namesake company has cut ties with its licensee Futurenet , and cancelled all buying appointments in Paris. (According to sources, the collection is now being wholesaled out of Milan, though nobody has come forward to say how...

Raf Simons is one of very few menswear designers working today who actually advances fashion. The soundtrack later gave way to the explicit verses of Eminem and Nicki Minaj ("I'm a bad bitch, I'm a cunt"), hinting at the high-low duality that ran throughout the collection.

 

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