un moment avec Lee Paris, France Circled around a rock formation rising out of the floor as if an island out of the ocean, we stood waiting and wondering what Bernhard Willhelm had in store for us this season. Planted in the rocks was a giant tube of red lipstick, like a flag planted to mark...

has always pushed design to its limits ever since his first show in Paris in 1999. An old hand at this by now, he continues to do his own thing, in his own way – fair play. A bit of fun footwear for the summer, with Camper's expert help, these are built for comfort with a layer of soft...

Susan Tabak home Bernhard Willhelm always puts on a show, in every sense of the word, and this season was no exception. As guests filed into the Mercedes-Benz dealership on the Champs-Éysées, rumor was rife that the défilé would include male porn star François Sagat, and a female body...

The invitation to Bernhard Willhelm's show came with a child-like drawing of a penis, and the words "hart" (German for hard) and "schwanz" (dick) scribbled on another postcard. And to make sure we understood the designer had male genitalia on his mind, the entrance to the venue was decorated...

German designer Bernhard Willhelm doesn't make clothes for wallflowers: his collections range from witty to wacky, with plenty of knitwear in extravagant patterns and eye-popping colors. His presentations are similarly offbeat, and this season's men's show in Paris was no exception. Susan in...

They say the secret to winning an Oscar is "playing ugly:" bad skin, a prosthetic nose, a little extra weight (or a grotesque weight loss), and you're a shoo-in. (Remember all the talk surrounding Charlize Theron in Monster and Nicole Kidman in The Hours?) Based on this criteria, the obvious...

, aptly named "Play Russian," has a slew of Russian athlete heavyweights showcasing what it means to defy the cold through hardcore feats of finesse and athleticism. Ranging in sports from ice hockey to running to skateboarding, with Russian sports names including ice hockey player Alexander...

With the new Star Wars movie coming out this year, it's probably a safe bet to say that J.J. Abrams is a busy man. But somewhere between talking to Harrison Ford and approving lightsaber designs, he found time to team up with Theory11 to create the stunning Mystery Box "Black Edition" Playing...

Not sure where we would find ourselves rocking the raucous prints that populate Bernhard Willhelm's Spring/Summer 2012 collection, but there is something about the Zubaz-chic pants in particular that makes us think we could jump higher with them on. The sweater/hoodie/dashiki entry is a...

Following our first coverage of them earlier this year, Rotterdam's Damage Playground is back with a lookbook previewing their Fall/Winter apparel collection titled "Play Me Something." Featuring yet another artful blend of styles, the collection is at its core, a richly colored one. Starkly...

 

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