Hong Kong’s Vinavast Reminds Us of the Beauty in Silverware

Hong Kong’s Vinavast Reminds Us of the Beauty in Silverware

Hong Kong’s vinavast recently unveiled its new location which aims to remind us of the beauty of silverware accessories. Silverware has been a staple of fashion all throughout history, but with the evolving speed of the fashion landscape it is easy to overlook the intricate designs and craftsmanship that goes into silver pieces. Established in 2014, the silverware retailer was built around the idea of celebrating the exquisite craftsmanship of Japanese silver…

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MASTERMIND JAPAN and F.C.R.B. Show Their Team Colors for Collaborative Collection

MASTERMIND JAPAN and F.C.R.B. Show Their Team Colors for Collaborative Collection

mastermind JAPAN and SOPHNET.‘s F.C.R.B. join forces for a limited 2017 spring/summer collection of team-inspired garments. The five-piece range includes a track jacket, hoodie, T-shirt, joggers and New Era cap, all coming in black and emblazoned with bold branding in white. mastermind JAPAN‘s signature skull logo and F.C.R.B.‘s star motifs are immediately recognizable symbols within the Japanese and international streetwear landscape, making this head-to-toe collection essential for fans of the aforementioned…

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Slam Jam Socialism Depicts the "Swipe Generation" in Latest Editorial

Slam Jam Socialism Depicts the "Swipe Generation" in Latest Editorial

For Spring/Summer 2017, Slam Jam Socialism composes an “ode to ordinary life” by way of a new editorial titled “Are Friends Electric?” Shot by photographer Vittorio Schiavo, the photo series takes us to a small Italian town where two bored and indolent youths try to escape the stillness of their habitat through bold and vivid clothing. The placid scenery acts as a canvas to standout pieces from Stone Island, ALYX,…

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How Retailers Choose the Brands They Carry

How Retailers Choose the Brands They Carry

When Raf Simons was at the helm of Jil Sander and his eponymous label — just months before taking the reins at Dior — the Belgian designer drew this telling illustration: “Fashion is such an octopus. You’re connected to so many people: suppliers, pattern makers, production teams, marketing teams, vendors.” As it currently stands, the global apparel industry is valued at an astounding $3 trillion USD. For perspective, that’s an…

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Axel Arigato Debuts a Super Clean Clothing Collection

Axel Arigato Debuts a Super Clean Clothing Collection

Sneaker startup Axel Arigato has gained considerable traction for its luxury sneakers at affordable price points. Now four years old, the French-Swedish label is venturing into the apparel market with the release of their first streetwear essentials collection. The capsule offers a range of high-quality T-shirts, pullovers, hoodies and joggers in a variety of understated colors and plush textiles. All tops are adorned with minimalist Japanese graphics and typefont, with…

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