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Uniqlo has this new line designed by Christophe Lemaire, formerly of Hermès, and it doesn't disappoint. Called U, it's chock full of elevated basics at super affordable prices, like this modern supima cotton blend sweater in a very Hermès-esque orange shade.
Seems like everyone is...
A First Look At Christophe Lemaire's Uniqlo U Collection For two of those years it tapped former Lacoste and Hermès artistic director Christophe Lemaire for a capsule collection that expertly paired high street prices with luxury design.
After back-to-back successes it made sense for the Japanese retailer to coax the cool French designer in-house...
BoF Exclusive | Christophe Lemaire Joins Uniqlo That begs the question about what kind of adjustments — compromises, even — Lemaire had to make. "It was completely unknown, like a virgin territory," he admits. "Uniqlo is a huge brand with a certain way of working which I didn't really understand in the beginning. The way merchandisers...
Power Moves | Lemaire Joins Uniqlo, Ralph Lauren CFO, Dirk Bikkembergs Designer
Uniqlo has appointed Christophe Lemaire artistic director of a new Uniqlo Paris R&D Centre. He will also design a new Uniqlo line, Uniqlo U. The first Uniqlo U collection will be unveiled during Paris couture week in July. Lemaire will continue to design his eponymous label.
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Which designers do you most admire?
Currently really inspired by Rifat Ozbek, Romeo Gigli, Jean Paul Gaultier, Azzedine Alaia, Muiccia Prada, Christophe Lemaire, TOME, Nehera, and The Row.
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I love dresses right now and playing up femininity but...
Uniqlo x Lemaire DANSK MagazineSince his departure from the luxury house in 2014, Christophe Lemaire has along with his wife Sarah-Linh Tran quietly revolutionized the fashion industry: a humble branding strategy, and emphasis on craftsmanship, and no-season collections. He has understandably become a favorite of the...
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The Best Pieces From The Uniqlo x Lemaire CollaborationH&M's high profile pairing with Olivier Rousteing and his Balmain Army may have grabbed the headlines, but for those who eschew ostentation, there's only one collaboration that really matters this season: Uniqlo and Christophe Lemaire.
Following excursions in minimalism with the likes of Jil...
7 Autumn/Winter 2015 Knitwear Trends To Try Now
On the runways, Christophe Lemaire layered roll necks under charcoal crew necks while Margaret Howell had them cheekily poking under white dress shirts and sharp-lapelled blazers.
To get the look at home, try a rich burgundy roll neck underneath a navy cable knit jumper, or a white merino...
*DESIGNER COLLAB* Uniqlo and Lemaire Lookbook + PricesFollowing up last month's sneak peek, Japanese fast fashion chain Uniqlo released the full Lemaire collaboration lookbook. As expected, designers Christophe Lemaire and Sarah-Linh Tran embraced their love for minimalism by keeping the collection clean with simple lines, cozy textures, and...
Men's Autumn/Winter 2015 Fashion Trends Preview
Whether olive drab or hunter, fern or artichoke, subdued shades of green were worked across everything from technical tailored pieces (Christophe Lemaire) to smart-casual separates (Michael Kors).
With shades to suit every skin tone, green's worth putting at the core of your cold-weather...
Loving Lemaire Garance Doré And, after 4 years as Artistic Director at Hermès, Christophe Lemaire's own collections are just as lovely... the muted tones, the subtle but ladylike silhouettes.
What I love about Lemaire the most though, is it's really classic Parisian style. She is chic but she still wears boots too,...
A Minimalist's Guide To Menswear Yet the highlight was a double-breasted suit jacket with its buttons hidden from view, epitomising the brand's minimalist ethos perfectly:
At Christophe Lemaire, the palette was again focused on the nuances of black, navy, white and grey, with the designer opting for a very shapeless...
Black Trew Trio Style Bubble The high-waisted heavy cotton specimens by Christophe Lemaire bought in The Other started me off. With Lemaire's recent departure from
Hermès, it leaves him better off to concentrate on that "core" wardrobe ideal that makes his eponymous label so interesting. These trousers are stiff and...
5 Things That Depressed Me from the Spring 2015 Catwalks
Whiel Christophe Lemaire's final collection for Hermes could hardly be considered exciting, it was a very beautiful, simple, and luxurious show.
1. Nothing got me excited. There were some good shows, of course (Hermes springs to mind) but no one wowed me. Am I jaded? Am I getting bored of...
Paris Fashion Week: Spring/Summer 2015debuts and the the exit of Christophe Lemaire, who presented his last show for Hermes. This season had as many memorable moments as collections presented.
Here's our take on the best presentations this year:
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Wrapping up his four-year journey at Hermes was...
Paris Fashion Week Summer 2015
That Christophe Lemaire kicked off his last Hermes show with an incredibly chic tunic sweatshirt.
That this entire Hermes show was so elegant and beautiful. I'm feeling a bit sad that Lemaire is leaving now, why did he save the best for last?
That Louis Vuitton was a marginal...
Paris Fashion Week Spring 2015 Part 3
that Christophe Lemaire kicked off his last Hermes show with an incredibly chic tunic sweatshirt.
that this entire Hermes show was so elegant and beautiful. I'm feeling a bit sad that Lemaire is leaving now, why did he save the best for last?
that this Stella McCartney...
Hermès Names Nadège Vanhee-Cybulski as Creative Director Only days after announcing that Christophe Lemaire would be leaving the brand to focus on his eponymous collection, Hermès announced on Thursday that Nadège Vanhee-Cybulski, most recently the head of ready-to-wear at The Row, will take over as its womenswear creative director, according to...
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And just that fast, Hermes has replaced Christophe Lemaire with the little known Nadege Vanhee-Cybulski as artistic director for womenswear. The designer has worked behind-the-scenes at brands like The Row and Celine, meaning that most expect her to stick to a...