Kris Van Assche was inspired by a letter written by Christian Dior, in the making of Dior Homme spring summer 2015 fashion film. The result is hauntingly beautiful. Max Esten, Dominik Sadoch, Katlin Aas and other models, utter recitations on the outcome of love and loss, in My Life, Our story. The film is by Pierre Debusschere and styling by Robbie Spencer.
Between the 21st and 25th off March, South African fashion week took place and I caught up with model Phetogo Louwfant to talk fashion, muses and what we’re calling the rise of her Queendom. At 22 Phetogo Lesedi Louwfant is a model, stylist, self-taught make-up artist and upcoming designer, whose face we noticed a lot during SA fashion week. With ease and comforting elegance, she answers my questions starting with an introduction: “I am a feminist, an artist, a […]
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I was excited to see Harmony Boucher in the 13th issue of Love magazine until I read the caption and found out her band, Vuvuvultures, had broken up. While I attempt to recover, here’s an interview I did with them for Mark Thomas Taylor, awhile ago. How would you define yourself as a group? Functionally Insane. A snake filled sack with four noise holes being electrocuted. In terms of your audiences, how would you describe your following? Some people come […]
The reaction these bags have created is bigger than the one the brand Mansur Gavriel received last year, when they cast a number of sloths, parrots, kangaroos, lizards, (…), for the SS15 campaign. Bucket bags are classic pieces that Mansur Gavriel reinvented, once again. source:mansurgavriel.com
Christian Louboutin’s spring summer 2015 collection puts an end to the challenging task that is: finding the right balance between classic and unique footwear and bags. Responding to every occasions’ requirements, in the formal category there is Greggo and Fes: two sleek, dark pairs made of leather, guarantee to complete a number of outfits. The color blocking effect used for the Gondolier, a low-top sneaker, and Education, a traditional brogue, guarantee a cool effect while still standing out from the ordinary. […]
The splendour in which this collection is made and represented in this short video is inspiring. A sense of equilibrium is set by the presence of imposing key items, such as the yellow bag, to highlight the details hidden in the seemingly minimalistic pieces. A modern thing of wonder.