Rick Owens Men's Fall 2017Watching Rick Owens' models ascend the winding staircase inside the Palais de Tokyo, their hands lifting their elephantine pants, their sculptural puffer outerwear trailing behind them, with Montserrat Caballé's moving voice on the soundtrack, was to imagine what Cristobal Balenciaga could...
Walter Van Beirendonck Men's Fall 2017 Van Beirendonck discovered their work when he stumbled upon one of their viral videos (inevitably recalling Rick Owens' discovery of the rambunctious Estonian rock band Winny Puuh a few years ago).
Mixing folkloric magic with audaciousness, the superb performance was in tune with the...
10 Notoriously Difficult Menswear Pieces (And How To Wear Them) If a six-foot-four Scandinavian Adonis can't pull off Rick Owens' glory hole trousers, how on earth can we average men? Even when such trends trickle down to the high street, they can present all sorts of problems – we're either too short, too fat or just too sane to even launch an...
Our Favorite Collections of 2016 Rick Owens
2. Balenciaga Mens
3. Comme des Garçons
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Photographic Assistant – Inigo Taylor
Special thanks to Popeye Village Malta
Credits, in order of appearance:
Hoodie – Champion
Dress – Topshop
Shoes – Chiara Ferragni
Picture 2 & 5:
Eyewear – Fly the Fly (Malta)
Earrings – Mimi Wade
Top – Misbhv
Gloves – Fly the Fly...
8 Trending AW16 Pieces To Wear Right Now They're the kind of thing that looks good in fashion mags, then like hell in the street (shout out, Rick Owens). But occasionally, the biggest brands launch a piece or trend that any man can steal. And this season, Gucci's louche neckerchiefs are the simplest way to light up any outfit.
The Best German Men's Fashion Brands – the brand outfitted the all-conquering Jesse Owens in the 1936 Berlin Olympics, and the all-conquering GB Team at Rio.
Today the label has taken to fashion just as effectively, with several diffusion lines (including the standout Originals collection) and collabs with industry big-hitters...
*SALE HUNT* Atelier New York What does this mean for us? Designer discounts! And a whole lotta it! Starting tomorrow, the West Chelsea multi-brand retailer will offer up to 70% off on hip "it" brands like Vetements, Balmain, Chloé, ACNE Studios, Maison Margiela, Ann Demeulemeester, Yohji Yamamoto, Rick Owens, and more....
10 Of The Best Buys From oki-ni's Up To 70% Off Sale Here's the swag worth bagging, from Adidas by Rick Owens trainers to classic black Valentino trousers.
Blade Runner treads or simply the latest innovation in running shoes? We can't decide. What we can be sure of, though, is the sheer versatility of these lightweight neoprene and fleece...
The Bespoke Knitwear Brand Unravelling The Fashion Industry
"There'll still be a mood to Rick Owens, Karl Lagerfeld, Christopher Raeburn. It sits across a huge variety of garments that they've produced for every collection. But what if those motifs, those elements, those hallmarks were not restricted in the way that they're set out? But were free...
10 Of The Best Flip Flops And Pool Sliders
A jagged sole and neutral colour palette nod to Rick Owens, without getting too weird – perfect if you want to recline on a sun lounger without looking like an art installation.
There are designer flip-flops, and there are versions that stop your feet getting burnt on the way to the pool....
The Latest 'Ugly Trainers' From Adidas and Rick Owens Just Dropped
Following the trend, the just-dropped Mastodon Pro high top takes classic adidas details such as the signature 3-stripe branding and shell toe cap and reworks them in Owen's dark, grungy tones.
Crafted from premium grain leather and sitting atop an oversized, exaggerated rubber midsole,...
When a Teen Goth Becomes a Fashion Editor At this point, my discovery of Rick Owens would still seem lightyears (and several pay grades) away.
To be clear, I was not the my-heart-is-as-black-as-the-clothes-I'm-wearing teen who broodingly penned Edgar Allan Poe-inspired prose in English class. Really, I was a fairly happy-go-lucky...
WOA Looks from Paris Men's Spring 2017
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Dries Van Noten
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Rick Owens Men's Spring 2017For 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...
Inspired Inspirations Hint Fashion Magazine Monet's Garden, Giverny by Claude Monet
Balenciaga fall 2013 + painting by Wout Werensteijn
Marco de Vincenzo spring 2016 + Laguna Colorada, Bolivia by Klaus Lang
Givenchy fall 2015 + Giudizio Universale (detail) by Luca Signorelli
Walter Van Beirendonck fall 2015 + Femme à La Resille...
9 Of The Best Spring Sunglasses Whether your look is more Rick Owens or Blues Brothers, Triwa's inky frames will protect your all-black look, while Carl Zeiss lenses do the same for your eyes.
Marshall's recently launched eyewear range embodies the same qualities as its iconic amps: distinctive design, rugged build, and...
The Complete Guide To Vintage Shopping "One of our key current trends is the androgynous look pioneered by Rick Owens," says buyer Frankie. "We are advocating Kit Neale print wear this spring." You will also find second-hand garments from more obscure labels such as A Diciannoveventitre, Guidi and Marsell footwear, as well pieces...
The Subcultures That Changed The Way We Dress
Hip-hop's influence on designer runways has ballooned, too, with the likes of Astrid Andersen, Alexander Wang, Rick Owens and Nasir Mazhar cementing sportswear's place in high fashion.
Dubbed the Second Summer of Love, 'Madchester' – the British music scene that bubbled up from the late...
These Y-3 QR Runs Are So Beautiful We Almost Want To Go Jogging
Not least the QR, which hits that sweet spot between futuristic design and not being so weird that they just live in their dust bags (you listening, Rick Owens?).
For spring, the brand's gracing us with two new colourways. Or, more accurately, lack-of-colourways. The QR Run comes in black...