Another season, another set of beautiful monstrosities from adidas Originals‘ ongoing collaboration with Belgian design mastermind Raf Simons. Continuing the line’s so-ugly-they’re-beautiful theme, the Bounce sneakers sport a textile… The post Raf Simons x adidas Originals Bounce “Black Floral” appeared first on Highsnobiety.
Is there something in the water? First Marc Jacobs said his piece about his boredom with young designers; now, Raf Simons suggests that pursuing a fashion-design career these days is on the order of working at a law firm. In an interview with Elle, the Dior designer alludes to his... More »
Raf Simons, the endearingly unassuming creative director at Dior, plays center stage in Dior and I, a 90-minute documentary detailing the Belgian’s debut couture collection at the iconic Parisian fashion house. With only eight weeks to… The post Raf Simons Subject of ‘Dior and I’ Documentary appeared first on Highsnobiety.
Following on from fashion fever in Europe, we hop across the pond to New York City for our first street style coverage from the seasonal event. Pieces from Raf Simons’ latest collection with Sterling Ruby continued to make an impact … The post New York Fashion Week Fall/Winter 2015 Street Style Report – Part 1 appeared first on Highsnobiety.
Yesterday, Rita Ora arrived at LAX wearing a map of enthusiasms on her chest. She wore a black sweatshirt from Raf Simons's collection for Opening Ceremony, which was adorned with a large picture of a roller coater, an orange marijuana leaf, and an old passport photo of Raf Simons, among other... More »
Raf Simons’ did not hold back with Dior’s latest Haute Couture Spring 2015 line. Blending the aesthetics of several decades and curating the best and most architecturally-appealing deigns of each, he managed to spectacularly cumulate a coll... via JustLuxe.com
PARIS — Raf Simons took us back to the future yesterday at Dior, conjuring up the romance of the space race during the '60s and '70s (with a Bowie soundtrack to boot). In the show notes, he explained that he wanted to “express something that felt relevant for today, learnt... More »
Although not actually worn by real-life astronauts, ‘Moon Boots‘ were still an incredibly popular fashion fad during the ’80s. And, 30 years later, designers like Raf Simons are still being inspired by the complex space suits that NASA developed to allow astronauts to safely walk in the vacuum of space. More »
Although not actually worn by real-life astronauts, 'Moon Boots' were still an incredibly popular fashion fad during the '80s. And 30 years later, designers like Raf Simons are still being inspired by the complex space suits that NASA developed to allow astronauts to safely walk in the vacuum of space. Read more...
We just showed you the runway show earlier today and here comes now a more detailed look at the on-going collaboration between adidas and fashion designer Raf Simons. In its 5th season, the inspiration is taken from outer space with … The post Check Out The Full adidas by Raf Simons Fall/Winter 2015 Sneaker Collection appeared first on Highsnobiety.
There is always a curious anticipation for each new collection from Raf Simons, who debuted his latest offerings in Paris. Next season will mark Simons’ 20th collection and for this most recent Fall/Winter 2015 collection, the Belgian… The post Raf Simons Fall/Winter 2015 Collection appeared first on Highsnobiety.
Dior head honcho and all-round Highsnob favorite Raf Simons returns with a campaign showcasing his Spring/Summer 2015 collection. Spotlighting Simons’ typically youth culture-inspired wares which flirt with warped proportions and obscure… The post Raf Simons Spring/Summer 2015 Campaign appeared first on Highsnobiety.
Dior and I is a feature-length documentary directed by French-born filmmaker, Frédéric Tcheng, that takes the viewer behind the scenes of the creation of designer Raf Simons’ first haute couture collection for the House of Christian Dior in the spring of 2012. Read the rest of the story at: Dior and I: Feature-length documentary by Frédéric Tcheng
This past week Miley Cyrus went full frontal for V magazine, Caribou released a 1000-song playlist, Pharrell Williams previewed his new adidas Originals Consortium Superstar collection, and we took a closer look at the Raf Simons for adidas… The post Top 10 Comments of the Week: adidas Originals, Miley Cyrus, Pharrell, Raf Simons and More appeared first on Highsnobiety.
For Spring 2015, Belgian fashion designer Raf Simons has once again teamed up with adidas Originals to reinterpret the classic Stan Smith silhouette into a high-fashion trainer. Composed of four tonal colorways, the range consists of sky… The post Raf Simons x adidas Originals Spring 2015 Stan Smith appeared first on Highsnobiety.
Included in the latest installment of Raf Simons‘ ongoing collaboration with adidas Originals are the so-ugly-they’re-beautiful Response Trail sneakers in two new colorways for the Spring/Summer 2015 season. With uppers constructed from… The post A Closer Look at the Raf Simons for adidas Spring/Summer 2015 Response Trail Sneakers appeared first on Highsnobiety.
From Charles Frederick Worth to Azzedine Alaïa, from Mariano Fortuny to Issey Miyake and Yohji Yamamoto, or from Cristóbal Balenciaga to Raf Simons... many foreign designers and artistic directors have radically transformed French fashion and richly contributed to its history. Show More Summary
The future is starting to look a bit like Raf Simons’ pre-fall 2015 Dior collection.
Designed by Sophie Mensen and Oskar Peet from Dutch studio OS & OOS, produced by Please Wait to be Seated, we revisit those beautiful, ’50s inspired fabrics manufactured by Kvadrat for Raf Simons via The Keystone chair. Taking its form… The post The Sculptural Keystone Chair in Raf Simons for Kvadrat Fabric appeared first on Selectism.