10 Highlights You Might Have Missed From Paris Menswear
By Jessica Bumpus & Elisabeta Tudor
The shows are a whirlwind of catwalks, presentations, clothes, details, big trends, small trends,...
By Jessica Bumpus & Elisabeta Tudor
By Jessica Bumpus & Elisabeta Tudor
The shows are a whirlwind of catwalks, presentations, clothes, details, big trends, small trends, big news, little news; the point is: some things can get missed. So here’s an edit of some of the highlights you might have missed. Because sometimes, it’s hard to keep up.   Yohji Yamamoto...
The shows are a whirlwind of catwalks, presentations, clothes, details, big trends, small trends, big news, little news; the point is: some things can get missed. So here’s an edit of some of the highlights you might have missed. Because sometimes, it’s hard to keep up.   Yohji Yamamoto Menswear Fall Winter 2017 Fashion Show in Paris   Hermès’ New Classics  Back to...
Dior's New Couture Debut
By Jessica Bumpus
Two significant things to note before today’s Dior Couture show: it’s the esteemed fashion...
By Jessica Bumpus
By Jessica Bumpus
Two significant things to note before today’s Dior Couture show: it’s the esteemed fashion house’s 70-year anniversary, and this is Maria Grazia Chiuri’s first couture collection for the house since taking on the creative director role last year. She is also the first female designer at Dior....
Two significant things to note before today’s Dior Couture show: it’s the esteemed fashion house’s 70-year anniversary, and this is Maria Grazia Chiuri’s first couture collection for the house since taking on the creative director role last year. She is also the first female designer at Dior. Just two days ago Kris Van Assche showcased the menswear collection – a feisty rave offering that left...
Luxury's Street-Cred
By Jessica Bumpus & Elisabeta Tudor
Today, more than ever, the boundaries between luxury and streetwear are getting increasingly...
By Jessica Bumpus & Elisabeta Tudor
By Jessica Bumpus & Elisabeta Tudor
Today, more than ever, the boundaries between luxury and streetwear are getting increasingly blurred as top fashion designers infuse luxury with a jolt of streetwear and strong socio-political statements. More than just a feast for the eyes, this Fall/Winter 2017 season of menswear in Paris...
Today, more than ever, the boundaries between luxury and streetwear are getting increasingly blurred as top fashion designers infuse luxury with a jolt of streetwear and strong socio-political statements. More than just a feast for the eyes, this Fall/Winter 2017 season of menswear in Paris played with a rough yet optimistic street-cred attitude. Epitomizing the millennial craving for a more...
La Musique; Le Fashion: Balmain & Dior
By Jessica Bumpus
There’s no denying that music and fashion have an inextricable link; and there’s no denying that...
By Jessica Bumpus
There’s no denying that music and fashion have an inextricable link; and there’s no denying that 2016 was a tough year. So leave it in the hands of Balmain’s Olivier Rousteing to bring some optimism back into the world (it’s much needed, thank you).   Balmain Menswear Fall Winter 2017...
There’s no denying that music and fashion have an inextricable link; and there’s no denying that 2016 was a tough year. So leave it in the hands of Balmain’s Olivier Rousteing to bring some optimism back into the world (it’s much needed, thank you).   Balmain Menswear Fall Winter 2017 Fashion Show in Paris (by Guillaume Roujas for NOWFASHION)​   “It was an optimistic moment and I...
Paris Menswear:  New Romance & Escapism
By Elisabeta Tudor
Humanist writings, beat poetry, outdoor lovers, melancholic escapists, and sensible dandies –...
By Elisabeta Tudor
Humanist writings, beat poetry, outdoor lovers, melancholic escapists, and sensible dandies – this is Paris' Fall/Winter 2017 menswear season's response to a disturbing political climate and the frenziness of everyday life.    Christian Dada Menswear Fall Winter 2017 Fashion Show in...
Humanist writings, beat poetry, outdoor lovers, melancholic escapists, and sensible dandies – this is Paris' Fall/Winter 2017 menswear season's response to a disturbing political climate and the frenziness of everyday life.    Christian Dada Menswear Fall Winter 2017 Fashion Show in Paris​   With an emphasis on emotion, as well as glorification of nature, the outdoors, and the...
RIP Formality: Menswear's New Mood
By Jessica Bumpus
There is an abundance of streetwear, sportswear and utility wear in men’s fashion right now....
By Jessica Bumpus
There is an abundance of streetwear, sportswear and utility wear in men’s fashion right now. Loads. So much so that even a clever collaboration with North Face by Junya Watanabe didn't stand out quite so much as it should have - because this genre of clothing has really caught on. RIP the suit....
There is an abundance of streetwear, sportswear and utility wear in men’s fashion right now. Loads. So much so that even a clever collaboration with North Face by Junya Watanabe didn't stand out quite so much as it should have - because this genre of clothing has really caught on. RIP the suit. RIP formality. RIP any other type of men's clothing, really.   Rick Owens fashion show...
When Fashion Gets Political
By Elisabeta Tudor
The recent political events have undoubtedly influenced the fashion industry's A-list which is...
By Elisabeta Tudor
By Elisabeta Tudor
The recent political events have undoubtedly influenced the fashion industry's A-list which is more than eager to express its opinion on the current status quo. Nurtured by a growing sense of fear of the future – evidently induced by certain politicians and their delusional plans for our western...
The recent political events have undoubtedly influenced the fashion industry's A-list which is more than eager to express its opinion on the current status quo. Nurtured by a growing sense of fear of the future – evidently induced by certain politicians and their delusional plans for our western society (say hi to Donald!) – some designers decided to express their politicical statements with...
INTERVIEW | HarDior: Van Assche’s New Look
By Stefano Roncato - MFFashion
Salon d’honneur of the Grand Palais. The first clue. A new location for this afternoon’s show,...
By Stefano Roncato - MFFashion
By Stefano Roncato - MFFashion
Salon d’honneur of the Grand Palais. The first clue. A new location for this afternoon’s show, something’s going on at Dior homme. Kris Van Assche is here to tell us more, the creative mind behind the menswear collection at the LVMH owned brand has given MFF an exclusive preview of the collection...
Salon d’honneur of the Grand Palais. The first clue. A new location for this afternoon’s show, something’s going on at Dior homme. Kris Van Assche is here to tell us more, the creative mind behind the menswear collection at the LVMH owned brand has given MFF an exclusive preview of the collection that is about to hit the catwalk. A collision of luxury and street style, blending tailoring and...
Unlearning Fashion With Aitor Throup
By Jessica Bumpus
Ask Aitor Throup a question and you will get an answer. The designer, known for his explorative...
By Jessica Bumpus
Ask Aitor Throup a question and you will get an answer. The designer, known for his explorative and relatively off-piste approach to design, was recently made executive creative director at G-Star, where previously he had served as a consultant. In Paris this week to launch the second instalment...
Ask Aitor Throup a question and you will get an answer. The designer, known for his explorative and relatively off-piste approach to design, was recently made executive creative director at G-Star, where previously he had served as a consultant. In Paris this week to launch the second instalment of the brand’s Raw Research lab, Throup isn’t afraid to challenge convention, rethink and remake it....
Louis Vuitton Reigns Supreme
By Jessica Bumpus
As fashion power houses go, Louis Vuitton and Supreme are it. The former the epitome of luxury...
By Jessica Bumpus
By Jessica Bumpus
As fashion power houses go, Louis Vuitton and Supreme are it. The former the epitome of luxury and aspiration and the latter the epitome of cool and aspiration. What happens when they join forces? The fashion world spontaneously combusts with more covetable clothes than you could possibly...
As fashion power houses go, Louis Vuitton and Supreme are it. The former the epitome of luxury and aspiration and the latter the epitome of cool and aspiration. What happens when they join forces? The fashion world spontaneously combusts with more covetable clothes than you could possibly imagine. And that's really all the context you need to know about today's Louis Vuitton show, one that...
Paris Menswear's Most Surprising Trends - So Far...
By Jessica Bumpus
The overriding feel of Milan was that this season it was young. And so by comparison, stepping...
By Jessica Bumpus
The overriding feel of Milan was that this season it was young. And so by comparison, stepping into the Balenciaga boardroom that Demna Gvasalia had created for his second menswear show (see below), felt very grown-up. Paris doesn't mess about. But one day in and it has already thrown up some fun...
The overriding feel of Milan was that this season it was young. And so by comparison, stepping into the Balenciaga boardroom that Demna Gvasalia had created for his second menswear show (see below), felt very grown-up. Paris doesn't mess about. But one day in and it has already thrown up some fun trends. Here they are:   ​Balenciaga Menswear Fall Winter 2017 Collection in Paris (by Gio...
The Art of Show
By Sofia Celeste
MILAN - An anguished ghost bride dashed through an eerie space at Milan's La Trienniale while...
By Sofia Celeste
By Sofia Celeste
MILAN - An anguished ghost bride dashed through an eerie space at Milan's La Trienniale while haunting voices filled the darkened, retrospective full of abstract fashions from Antonio Marras. Acrobats in impossible gyrating motion and hand-to-head poses had fashion goers in awe at Paul Smith and...
MILAN - An anguished ghost bride dashed through an eerie space at Milan's La Trienniale while haunting voices filled the darkened, retrospective full of abstract fashions from Antonio Marras. Acrobats in impossible gyrating motion and hand-to-head poses had fashion goers in awe at Paul Smith and Plein Sport. The classical sound of the Milan Symphony Orchestra at Marcelo Burlon made even his...
The Great Fashion Swap
By Jessica Bumpus
Entering 2017 there was plenty of change already afoot in fashion. Menswear and womenswear were...
By Jessica Bumpus
By Jessica Bumpus
Entering 2017 there was plenty of change already afoot in fashion. Menswear and womenswear were joining forces and showing together at various brands; others were deciding to show in real-time via the newly coined see-now-buy-now format (Burberry, Tom Ford, Ralph Lauren and Tommy Hilfiger, and...
Entering 2017 there was plenty of change already afoot in fashion. Menswear and womenswear were joining forces and showing together at various brands; others were deciding to show in real-time via the newly coined see-now-buy-now format (Burberry, Tom Ford, Ralph Lauren and Tommy Hilfiger, and even further afield at São Paulo Fashion Week); and social media was entering yet another stratosphere...
MILAN and The Little Boy Within
By Sofia Celeste
Henri Roseau is considered the icon of the Naive Art movement.  He was a self-taught painter who...
By Sofia Celeste
Henri Roseau is considered the icon of the Naive Art movement.  He was a self-taught painter who was known for his playful cartoonish paintings. On the Milan runway, luxury fashion brands conjured up the spirit of the naive movement, in response to the on going casualization of menswear and all...
Henri Roseau is considered the icon of the Naive Art movement.  He was a self-taught painter who was known for his playful cartoonish paintings. On the Milan runway, luxury fashion brands conjured up the spirit of the naive movement, in response to the on going casualization of menswear and all the guys out there who long for the eternal freedom of youth.     ​Prada Menswear Fall Winter...
The nocturnal temple of Versace
By Stefano Roncato - MFFashion
Graphic silhouettes, defined lines, and luxe sportswear for the mysterious man designed by...
By Stefano Roncato - MFFashion
By Stefano Roncato - MFFashion
Graphic silhouettes, defined lines, and luxe sportswear for the mysterious man designed by Donatella Versace who abandons her rock & roll note for a more dramatic melody.   ​Versace fashion show Menswear Collection Fall Winter 2017 in Milan (by Anna Palermo for NOWFASHION)   Versace’s...
Graphic silhouettes, defined lines, and luxe sportswear for the mysterious man designed by Donatella Versace who abandons her rock & roll note for a more dramatic melody.   ​Versace fashion show Menswear Collection Fall Winter 2017 in Milan (by Anna Palermo for NOWFASHION)   Versace’s temple of the night, carved in wood, a set similar to an art installation with cascading columns. A...