The latest development in the ongoing shake-up of global fashion weeks comes from Calvin Klein, having just announced that it will merge its men’s and women’s shows. The American house, now under the leadership of Raf Simons, will unveil collections for both sexes at a single show during New York Fashion Week on February 10. […]
And more details on Raf Simons’s upcoming début show for the brand.
Ever since Raf Simons vacated his role at the helm of Christian Dior to join Calvin Klein, the industry has looked on eagerly in anticipation. How will he communicate his signature aesthetic through the language of a new house? What will his relationship with the swiftly-changing fashion calendar... Continue reading
New York Fashion Week: Men’s has got off to a bit of a shaky start. While the menswear weeks in London, Paris and Milan are thriving thanks to high-profile names and exciting young talent, the New York scene is relatively commercial, safe and, to many people, uninspiring. All that’s set to change, though, as none […]
First of all, Raf Simons is still with Calvin Klein so fret not. This is about his own label, which he's bringing over to New York.
Kempt Staff Today’s must-reads from around the Internet. Life Raf: Raf Simons has just announced he’ll be showing at NYFW:Men’s and Racked thinks his shoulders are just big enough to carry the whole week. Swede Deal: The number crunchers...Show More Summary
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The fall-winter 2017 edition of New York Fashion Week: Men is on the receiving end of much-needed star power. Business of Fashion confirms that Raf Simons will be showing his new collection in New York. Although Simons typically shows during Paris Fashion Week, the move makes sense. Show More Summary
These are the stories making headlines on Friday.Burberry and Coach reportedly discussing mergeAccording to the fashion rumor mill, the two heritage brands are reportedly in talks to merge after a report on financial blog Betaville was released. Immediately following the news,... Continue reading
Matches Fashion explores fall knitwear with a feature by photographer Geordie Wood. Focusing on cardigans and sweaters from brands such as Raf Simons, Marni, and Lanvin, stylist Simon Chilvers outfits Fernando Cabral. The urban backdrop of New York serves as the location for the shoot. Show More Summary
As featured in our new Highsnobiety Magazine Issue 13, here we take a look at “Never Good Enough.” The editorial references a creation from Evan Holloway that inspired Raf Simons for various collections in the 2000s. Captured by photographer Mathieu Vilasco, the shoot finds our model (Edouard) donning styles from Helmut Lang’s Fall/Winter 1995 arsenal, […]
Oki-ni introduces the final chapter of its fall-winter 2016 Styled series with a mix of relatable fashions and contemporary proportions. Acne Studios, Raf Simons, Helmut Lang, and Maison Margiela are among the labels spotlighted. Oki-ni makes a case for designer sneakers. Show More Summary
In July, 8 months after Raf Simons’ exit, Christian Dior chief executive Sidney Toledano told the New York Times, “I had it in mind that a woman designer might be interesting for a while now.” Maria Grazia Chiuri, formerly the longtime co-creative director of Valentino, is “very practical,” he said. Show More Summary
Four sneakers from the banger-packed adidas by Raf Simons FW16 drop are now online over at New York’s RISE45. Alongside beautiful editions of the familiar lace-up Stan Smiths, the east coast outlet is stocking two iterations of the new Comfort silhouette in a stark monochrome black and white, with the second colorway flipped in tonal […]
Raf Simons's appointment to chief creative director of Calvin Klein not only brings a new degree of cachet and international appeal to the American brand, it has the possibility of reinvigorating New York City's place in the global fashion paradigm.
Los Angeles retailer H. Lorenzo has just unveiled a new editorial highlight Raf Simons’ most recent offering. Featuring Raf Simons’ Fall/Winter 2016 collection, the editorial places an interesting spin on the collection’s pieces. InShow More Summary
Showcasing brands such as Raf Simons, Lanvin, and Rick Owens, Oki-ni continues its contributions to a growing wish list for fall-winter 2016. Taking an analogue approach to its latest style shoot, the retailer collaborates with photographer Pani Paul and stylist Samuel Smith. Show More Summary
Street Style is an ongoing series shot by Highsnobiety. See more here. Subject: Michel Poldervaart Location: Rotterdam, Netherlands Occupation: Art Director at Filling Pieces, and Creative Director at ANSH46 Brands: Raf Simons, Gosha Rubchinskiy, YEEZY & MISBHV In case you missed it, check out drop two of Filling Pieces’ FW16 collection.
Union Los Angeles has produced a beautiful editorial with the new Raf Simons Fall/Winter 2016 collection. Focussing on the college theme of the collection, the “School Daze” editorial has been shot by photographer Alex Bortz in Los Angeles and styled by Elizabeth Birkett Gibbs. We love the difference in look and feel of the editorial […]
Worn and torn is the current trend when it comes to modern sweaters. Embracing a contemporary grunge aesthetic, distressed sweaters have been in the spotlight lately with luxury fashion brands such as Raf Simons and Etro embracing the deconstructed. Show More Summary