Today, we're coveting shoes and accessories from Raf Simons for Jil Sander 's SS11 collection, which like the runway show itself, features an explosion of vivid technicolour — in daring doses or more subtle sprinkles. While we personally couldn't pull off the striped multi-coloured canvas...

Christian Dior has named Raf Simons as its new artistic director. The Belgian designer will present his first show for the prestigious French fashion house in Paris in July. Raf Simons — who is best known for his work at Jil Sander — replaces superstar designer John Galliano who was...

Granted, we could do without the bright orange, pinks and reds – a particularly loud orange jacket paired with matching blue, orange and red plaid shirt and shorts was a little too much for us to handle. But we commend Bartlett's custom camouflage prints in almost every type of piece –...

If clicking through 85 looks online was exhausting for us, we can only imagine how it must have felt to the Milan audience at Dolce & Gabbana 's FW11 show — especially when wearable clothes were few and far between. Working in a palette of mostly black and grey, with splashes of red, burgundy...

For a brand historically known for its leather goods, it should come as no surprise that the strongest pieces in Bottega Veneta's FW11 collection were those made from the animal hide. Head of Creative Design Tomas Maier, a man so focused on minimalism that he removed the "h" from his first...

Reviewing a collection between two months after runway show can sometimes give us a new appreciation for looks that we were too quick to judge at first. With Burberry Prorsum's FW11 show, we were distracted by both bulkier proportions in outerwear, most notably large stiff coats with raglan...

Using a muted palette of black, grey, brown, army green and just a shock of electric blue, Costume National Homme 's Ennio Capasa collection for FW11 combined traditional tailoring with rock and roll and a little bit of military, adding just enough softness for balance. Slim wool jackets and...

Jil Sander Spring 2012 Show Time: September 24, 2011 at 2:00pm & 3:00pm Location: Via Beltrami, 6 Designer: Raf Simons Stylist: Olivier Rizzo Casting Directors: Rami Fernandez & Maida Gregori Boina Models: Daria Strokous (opened & closed), Kasia Struss, Natasha Poly, Vlada Roslyakova, Yulia...

Clean lines, paisley prints and proper styles were the order of the day at Jil Sander. Designer Raf Simons presented slim silhouettes and 60s creations in a range of white, black, forest green, grey, coral shades. In addition to the plethora of paisley prints, there was also gingham, colourful...

V-neck t-shirts and button-up shirts in smooth, lightweight white leather looked just as effortless as cotton counterparts on other runways. In black suede, t-shirts took on the appearance of jersey knits, trousers resembled textured or marled wools and a sleeveless trench mimicked the sheen...

 

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