5 Emerging Labels From NY Fashion Week Spring/Summer 2018

5 Emerging Labels From NY Fashion Week Spring/Summer 2018

Last week, fashion’s finest took over the Big Apple to participate in the city’s eight-day long sartorial parade, aka New York Fashion Week. Accompanying the roster of established designers were a number of newcomers, all vying to catch the attention of the global audience in attendance.   BARRAGÁN BARRAGÁN   BARRAGÁN, the New York-based label offered a striking range of rave-tinged unisex garments that experimented with symmetry and shapes. Throwback ’90s/early ’00s tribal graphics were emblazoned on sheer tops, satin trousers…

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adidas Originals Re-Releases ’70s JPN OG Tracksuit

adidas Originals Re-Releases ’70s JPN OG Tracksuit

adidas Originals is set to re-release its legendary tracksuit, stemming from the archives of the 1970s. The rare reproduction is meant to commemorate the brand’s iconic style as it has cemented its 3-Stripe mark on the fashion and sportswear world for over 40 years. Polyester one-to-one construction of the original garment’s shell is combined with tencel and cotton that aids in the breathability of the wearer while not compromising comfort….

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Louis Vuitton Collaborates With Kansaï Yamamoto & Heads to Kyoto

Louis Vuitton Collaborates With Kansaï Yamamoto & Heads to Kyoto

Following up its collaborations with fragment design and Jeff Koons, Louis Vuitton recently teamed up with Japanese contemporary fashion designer Kansaï Yamamoto. The designer provided traditional Japanese style prints for Louis Vuitton’s upcoming 2018 Cruise collection. To commemorate the collaboration Louis Vuitton will be debuting its 2018 Cruise collection at a presentation in Kyoto, Japan. The presentation from the Miho Museum will be available for viewing worldwide via live stream….

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Nike Showcases Special "Black Rose" Tech Fleece Collection

Nike Showcases Special "Black Rose" Tech Fleece Collection

Nike Sportswear’s latest collection provides a few of its popular Tech Fleece pieces with some new life. The “Black Rose” Tech Fleece Collection’s inspiration is rooted in athletes facing a win or loss in all sorts of competition. Following the theme of “Victoria Aut Mors” which means “Victory or Death,” you’ll find black rose symbols on each piece which reflect strength and resistance in the face of adversity. In addition, you’ll also…

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Dickies & Palmer Trading Company’s Latest Lookbook

Dickies & Palmer Trading Company’s Latest Lookbook

Designer Willy Chavarria of Palmer Trading Company has once again teamed up with Dickies on a whole new collection for the 2017 spring/summer season. The accompanying lookbook for the warm-season range was captured by photographer Carlos Jaramillo and modeled by immigrant men who work in the kitchens of SoHo’s most exclusive restaurants. When it comes to the assemblage itself, the duo is offering a diverse batch of garbs including lightweight coats,…

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Carhartt WIP Prepares for Battle in 2017 Spring/Summer Lookbook

Carhartt WIP Prepares for Battle in 2017 Spring/Summer Lookbook

Carhartt WIP released its 2017 spring/summer lookbook titled “Broken Views.” Photographed by Alexey Kiselev and produced by Kixbox in Moscow, the lookbook was shot in a former car factory turned cultural center where Kiselev takes us into the “broken viewpoint” of the Soviet Constructivist movement as the grand marble-walled interior mirrors the grey concrete structures rising in Russia. The Carhartt WIP collection was inspired by military products, blending tiger stripe…

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