M2V Fall 2017 – A sense of escapism and optimism through fashion – Balkan Fashion Week

A sense of escapism and optimism through fashion. A retrospective approach. Little dresses cut short and straight in a late-Sixties vein. These were interspersed with limited shots of languid — a billowing blouse sleeve here; a lovely murky pink gown with floating appendages there — as well as glimpses of tulle under a loose pastel pink sweater. As for the tailoring, it looked strong: amply cut outfits … Continue reading M2V Fall 2017 – A sense of escapism and optimism through fashion – Balkan Fashion Week

8IGB Community Clothing Fall 2017 is all about ”Sickness” – Balkan Fashion Week

The show had an usual electricity, as male models raced around the St. Paul Cathedral inside Nu Boyana Film Studios from Sofia, playing basketball. Guys pinged between supersize outfits, t-shirts sliding off the shoulders to tiny jeans trousers and hunch-shouldered hoodies. Ruben Bissoli’s list of garments included big shirts and backpacks now twisting around the body, messages ” I don’t match” and ”Sickness” here and there. … Continue reading 8IGB Community Clothing Fall 2017 is all about ”Sickness” – Balkan Fashion Week

Errors of Youth RTW Fall 2017 at Balkan Fashion Week

The collection played like a dream, a beautiful one with stylistic roots in the designer’s own imagination and signatures. Errors of Youth went on an extravagant exploration of construction, cutting and draping in ways that amazed — and are difficult to describe. Errors of Youth employed shirring and pleating to create remarkable silhouettes, bouquets of fabric and seaming that looked different from every angle. Pleats … Continue reading Errors of Youth RTW Fall 2017 at Balkan Fashion Week

YProject Fall Winter 2017/2018 is about street inspired silhouettes with a great ornamental touch

Street inspired silhouettes with a great ornamental touch! Honestly, this is one of the best collections we’ve seen the past weeks. Originating from Bruges, Belgium, Glenn Martens graduated first in his class from the internationally acclaimed fashion institute The Royal Academy of Fine Arts,Antwerp. In 2008, during his final year at the academy, he was recruited to join the team of Jean-Paul Gaultier for the … Continue reading YProject Fall Winter 2017/2018 is about street inspired silhouettes with a great ornamental touch

SHIATZY CHEN draws her inspirations in the mingling of the classic essences of the East and West to compose the resplendent portrait of the Fall Winter 2017/2018

Curling along the lush luxury of precious silks, the curves of stylized clouds echo the swirls of Rococo architecture, as dragons, phoenixes and lions, bearers of propitious portends and good fortune, frolick about.  From the architectural heritage of the 18th century to the mists of Asian mythology, these influences are the everlasting source of joyful creation. From this grandiose era where humanist philosophy and the … Continue reading SHIATZY CHEN draws her inspirations in the mingling of the classic essences of the East and West to compose the resplendent portrait of the Fall Winter 2017/2018

For his Fall/Winter collection 2017/18, Akris creative director Albert Kriemler collaborated with Vancouver based artist Rodney Graham.

The collection is all about “A woman in a coat and with a bag”. The collection was shown on Sunday, March 5, in the Palais de Tokyo in Paris. “I wanted to assess and to celebrate how women step out and arrive in a coat, arguably the single most important item in a woman’s wardrobe. It commands respect and conveys elegance”, Albert Kriemler says. A … Continue reading For his Fall/Winter collection 2017/18, Akris creative director Albert Kriemler collaborated with Vancouver based artist Rodney Graham.