I couldn't help thinking about Helmut Lang, not only because the models walked the runway twice, but also, because the jackets hanging like backpacks and the strips of fabrics dangling from the clothes recalled the Austrian designer's greatest hits. And that is not to be taken negatively....

New York Times (blog) Paris Fashion Week: Rick Owens harnesses the power of the pyramid Los Angeles Times (blog) Entering from between two large, angled slab-like panels that looked like the entrance to a futuristic pyramid, the models wearing Rick Owens' spring and summer 2012 menswear...

Lang in orchid) I was sent this pod-like, oiled suede wristlet bag. I like design that takes me down memory lane. First stop was the 90′s; the modernist mood of the time and the style of the likes of Carolyn Bessette . Where would 90′s minimalism be without Helmut Lang? I look at the work...

When American, Paris-based fashion designer Rick Owens first met his wife, Michele Lamy, more than twenty years ago, he was employed as a pattern maker in the design company she owned and ran in Los Angeles. In 2008, in a definitive New Yorker profile, he described her as "a mesmerising...

Diane Pernet recently sat down for an in-depth conversation with acclaimed American fashion designer Rick Owens. Amongst other things, Rick touches on his beginnings in the world of design, his initial outlook on his signature line and the overall growth of the brand, including his lack of...

his spring 2017 offering, Rick Owens' expectedly unexpected set of inspirations included a Hyacinthe Rigaud portrait of Louis XIV, but you'd be hard-pressed to find the slightest trace of nostalgia or historicism in this beautiful collection. A modernist who shares that denomination with...

Presented yesterday at the ongoing Paris Fashion Week, Rick Owens'menswear collection for Spring/Summer 2015 gives hints on the 1912 production of L'après-midi d'un faune by ballet great Vaslav Nijinsky, a pivotal work deemed by some to be precursor of modern dance. The venue also marks the...

American fashion house Rick Owens has announced the launch of a new outpost in Miami. Located in the Design District, the store comes as the label's second store front in the US following from the launch of its New York location in 2008. Rick Owens has also announced the launch of a new...

Rihanna was spotted at the Los Angeles premiere of Cirque du Soleil's "Michael Jackson THE IMMORTAL World Tour" show. She paid homage to the King of Pop in Miu Miusunnies, a studded leather jacket, $920 Helmut Lang Stretch Leather Pants and $1,495 Christian Louboutin Lady Max Spike T Strap...

There was plenty of flesh on show at the Helmut Lang Spring 2012 show Saturday afternoon. For designers, Nicole and Michael Colovos, their first runway show for the label (and the label's first show since 2007) the collection relied heavily on strong cuts and contrasts. On a palette of...

 

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