Python, velvet, fur, tweed, wool, sequins, leather – the more materials you can pile on to an outfit, the better, and Dries Van Noten Fall 2011 will help you do that via your handbag. The prototypical Dries fall handbag is made of at least two materials and colors that vary as widely as...

' Foppish Display When we observe Dries Van Noten's garments on catwalks or within boutique displays, one thing clearly comes to mind: these clothes are wearable and lack the sense of spectacle that would have suited more the grounds of a museum exhibition. Yet that's how the scenography...

Dries Van Noten PARIS– Dries Van Noten: Mr. Dries Van Noten changed the venue of his show from last season's sumptuous space at the Musée Bourdelle to an industrial loft, shifting the focus of the collection from a refined and tailored wardrobe to things that are inherently sporty and...

Dries Van Noten + Oriental theme = PERFECTION!!! After looking over this collection over and over, I have decided my favourite piece is the simple dark navy silk blouse, with the half-embroidered sleeves. Dries Van Noten found his inspiration at the V&A museum, taking pictures of the...

For someone who started designing under his own name when few in the business envisioned that fashion could come from Antwerp, let alone pronounce Belgian brands, the success and rave reviews that Dries Van Noten is currently enjoying have been a long time coming. Today he is one of the...

I'm thrilled to share with you that Dries Van Noten has officially opened in K-town. The new shop, located at the Al Thuraya Complex, has a big range of garments and accessories from Van Noten's collection for Winter 2011. The boutique, opened by Al Ostoura Group, evoked the spirit of a...

There is always something exciting about the Dries Van Noten show, it is the first one of the Paris schedule I review, and therefore a sign that the end of fashion month is near. But sadly, that was the extent of my excitement with this show, which was a huge disappointment given that I...

Dries Van Noten's invitation sported a real lipstick-kiss imprint, and the show opened to the strains of Elvis Presley's Love Me Tender. While it hasn't been difficult to catch Van Noten's love-bug of late, things are never that simple. So while Marilyn Monroe was the obvious inspiration this...

The Belgian designer knows so well how to mix things and making a fresh new approach to the Asian aesthetic which is a trend itself but without the usual clichés. Dries Van Noten took influence by designs in London's Victoria and Albert Museum to create his lush coats, tailored suiting and...

>> Belgian fashion legend Dries Van Noten talked about his life and his work Thursday night at the French Institute Alliance Francaise's final Fashion Talk, giving the audience a little insight into the way his brain works. Van Noten touched on a range of subjects, from the unique...

 

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