For fall, Raf Simons could hardly have delivered a men's collection more removed from his work at Dior. Not only did he return to his angsty roots with a skinny-leg and block-shoe silhouette — resembling Marvin theMartian, always an endearing look for men — but he also sampled iconic imagery...

There was a lot of anticipation surrounding Raf Simons' debut collection for Christian Dior, hardly surprising with all the rumours on who would get the head designer job after Galliano, and because of the circumstances in which Galliano left, and whether Simons minimalist and linear style...

Raf Simons photographed by Willy Vanderperre | Source: Fantastic Man " What I've learned about working with a big company like Jil Sander is how important the structure is. You can have ideas and you can have money, but if the structure isn't right, if everybody at design and management...

Designers eager to replicate Phillip Lim's success should study the crepe mélange "sweatshirts" in his pre-fall collection. Lim saw his assistants wearing sweatshirts to work and loved the look, so he whipped up a few versions of his own in a crisp mélange fabric, trimming some in crystals at...

"Phillip is a designer we've had our eye on for years. His aesthetic is modern and sophisticated, and he shares Target's vision of democratizing design," said Trish Adams, senior vice president of merchandising for Target. Available on September 15, the 3.1 Phillip Lim for Target collection...

br> Raf Simons says he's working on turning Dior into a brand that everyone in the world will recognize as soon as they see it — sort of like Chanel. "The Chanel woman? I don't even need to see, I smell her from round the corner, but I don't recognize the Dior woman," Simons said in an...

Raf Simons is...well, he's Raf Simons, and we've already covered that. That the two should ever meet is almost comical, and it's funnier yet that the collaboration should work itself out into something some simply luxurious. The two parties have come together before, but these backpacks are...

>> Raf Simons lives alone in Antwerp — although he is obligated to spend almost 110 days a year in Milan, working on Jil Sander — but it sounds like he is considering a move. Berlin and New York are both prospects, with New York the frontrunner because of its art world connections and...

The event pairs the work of Phillip Lim with an artistic genius of another genre, SLS Hotel chef José Andrés, whose Bazaar restaurant will create a multi-course dinner and cocktail pairing inspired by Lim's fall collection. After dinner, guests will enjoy a live Phillip Lim fashion show led...

br> >> Today is Raf Simons's first day of work as artistic director of Dior, and one of the first things he did was assure the world that his work there won't be primarily concerned with minimalism. While Simons isn't revealing any hard and fast plans for the French fashion house yet, he...

 

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