Archive for March, 2013

  Back to Easy Fit. I’m such an advocate of well-fitting tailored clothes, but the looser fits designers are re-introducing are secretly making me happy. Why? B/c some people don’t know the difference between tailored and too damn tight… if your junk is very visibly exposed maybe rethink it, unless you’re a rock star (in […]

Emilio Pucci (1914-1992) had a passion for women, a visionary sense of style, and an eye for color and design. With these talents he created a fashion house unlike any other. By the early ’50s his boutique on the isle of Capri was catering to wealthy sophisticates, heiresses and movie stars buying his “Capri pants”, […]

Hutspot is a brand new store/shop concept, centrally located in Amsterdam . In the shop young and upcoming creative talents have the opportunity to sell their products in their own space within the shop. Literally everything is for sale… the artwork, the wall garden, the lighting fixtures, cupboards and shelving, the old 90cc Vespa scooter, […]

  Today, Proenza Schouler, the high-concept womenswear brand designed by Jack McCollough and Lazaro Hernandez, is set to relaunch its website in the final phase of a rebranding, undertaken in collaboration with art director Peter Miles, who has also worked with Céline and Marc Jacobs. “Our original website, which we designed like three or four […]

  SPRMRKT SPRMRKT is a 450m2 concept store that wants to surprise every customer that takes a step at our entrance. The look of SPRMRKT is constantly changing and we have been in a non-stop development from the day we opened. Nearly ten years ago we were the walhalla for vintage design classics and by […]

For autumn/winter 2013, Gareth Pugh looked to a Ukrainian tribe of empowered women known as the “Asgarda”. Residing in the Carpathian Mountains, the tribe is comprised of 150 women of varying ages, who seek complete autonomy from men. The powerful collection, styled by AnOther’s fashion director Katie Shillingford, promoted Pugh’s trademark monochromatic colour palette, with […]

Tom Ford Noir is the fourth signature fragrance launched by the American designer for his male clientele. If his first men’s fragrance Tom Ford for Men reintroduced the fashion codes of the late 1970s male through a balanced layering of sporty citrus and masculine woody lichens, Tom Ford Noir skips a generation and reminds me […]