3 (More) Reasons Why We Should Celebrate Raf At Calvin Klein

‘’Clap clap’’ was applauding the crowd invited to Raf Simons’ debut collection as Calvin Klein’s new creative director on February 10. The highly expected show was also broadcast live on Facebook for thousands of Simons’ fans and detractors to tune in and discover his collection brought to life as David Bowie’s ‘This is not America’ …

There’s Politics Behind Moschino’s FW17 Menswear Collection

You were thinking of classic Jeremy Scott for Moschino until the end of the world was explicitly connoted. Menswear FW17 has ended and there is one show that, I thought, was particularly in line with planet Earth today. The statement was so strong that no word were necessary, it was a matter of feeling: the …

Is Chanel Really Targeting Muslim Shoppers This Time?

Photo courtesy of Amanda Friedman There’s apparently someone new and tall that’s joining the modest couture business. Chanel, queen of French haute couture since World War II, recently decorated its Beverly Hills boutique windows with headscarves that are said to be directed to the city’s Muslim clientele. The hijab, this headscarf that believers put around …

Seoul Fashion Week SS17: pushbutton Asks The Big Question

Korean brand pushbutton was never really conventional. But this season, the runway show that introduced the SS17 collection was peculiar – for two main reasons. The first reason is a purely fashion-related question. I couldn’t help but feel a disconnection between the looks. Don’t get me wrong, I actually found the collection interesting and aesthetically …

5 Reasons Why It Feels Right That Raf Simons Moves To Calvin Klein

Yesterday was made a long awaited announcement: Raf Simons will be taking the lead at Calvin Klein (ready-to-wear, underwear and jeans). The Belgian designer who was conducting the renewal of Christian Dior until last October is one of the rare designer to move from couture to ready-to-wear. Here are five reasons why we should celebrate. …