What I like about the label is the designer's vision: "I want to challenge the notation of a fashion world. No trends. No seasons. No fads. My clothes have to be able to be worn and last forever." It's a big statement but designer Nina Karina Nikicio is a brave and driven individual. We...

com recently where he said, "The other big point for me was that Saint Martins was really an art school where fashion happened to be a department in it." How apt that is. Creating art using the fashion point of view. I just love it. Ellinor Malmgren, being an alumni of Central Saint Martins,...

My love for all things vintage and aged, in a wise and experienced sense, attracted me to the blog, ADVANCED STYLE. Created by Ari Seth Cohen, Advanced Style features pictures of stylish and creative older folks. Some of the outfits are stunning and I could see the frequent influences of the...

He is closely identified with the New York School, a circle of painters that emerged during the 1940s as a new collective voice in American art. Playing with color, shape, balance, depth, composition, and scale, Mark Rothko's works evoke a strong emotion despite the simplicity of his...

Super young and talented, Jonathan William Anderson's love of stage costumes brought him to fashion. By the time he graduated from the London College of Fashion in 2007, he had already made his London Fashion Week debut. JW Anderson's AW 2011 women's collection features much cleaner lines...

The film has been praised for its cinematography (Katsumi Yanagishima) and features costumes by Yohji Yamamoto. Yamamoto's use of colours in the film was a surprise to me. After all, he has been known for his incessant use of black. The effect was stunning and breathtaking. Kitano mentioned...

The event takes place in the historic Palais d'Iéna, a building designed by Auguste Perret between 1936 and 1946. "24 h Museum" is designed by artist Francesco Vezzoli with AMO, a world-famous office which is active in the fields of architecture, urban planning and cultural...

" Quoting Yohji Yamamoto, 'we need flower power' could mean that we need some life and beauty in our lives right now. Looking at his Fall 2011 collection, there's a certain beauty and softness in the rainbow cotton candy hairstyle and pretty dolly eyes. A direct reference to the historic...

Image courtesy of Motilo blog "Born in Tokyo, Yohji Yamamoto set up his own company Y's Incorporated in 1972. His work has been fêted for challenging the conventions of fashion, the playful pieces feature asymmetric cuts and unusual silhouettes. His collections are also recognised for...

Anderson, Maison Martin Margiela, Nicolas Kirkwood, Raf Simons, Sibling, Yohji Yamamoto and many others. I especially like their brand feature which includes a visual representation of each brand, be it an image from their lookbook or an upclose view of their product. It reminds me of a...

 

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