Dior doesn’t seem to be in any rush to find a creative director. They have yet to name a replacement for Raf Simons, but today the French house presented another collection from the in-house design team led by Serge Ruffieux and Lucie Meier.... via JustLuxe.com
Men’s fashion weeks are just around the corner, and while for some, the bi-annual events have become merely an opportunity to stand around, get street styled and pray for future Instagram fame, actual events do still take place. This June will mark the 90th edition of the illustrious Pitti Immagine Uomo trade fair. Fortezza de Basso […]
No Raf Simons, no problem. A new designer hasn't been announced yet at Dior, but, in the meantime, Rihanna is stepping in. WWD reports that Rihanna and Dior's newest collaboration (this is their second; the first was Secret Garden) is called, fittingly, Rihanna, a collection of sunglasses inspired by Star ... More »
Street Style is an ongoing series shot by Highsnobiety. See more here. Name: Jacob Han Location: Sydney Occupation: Photographer Brands: Raf Simons, Supreme, COMME des GARÇONS & Acronym x Nike We asked Jacob a few questions to get to know him better. Keep up with the discussion through #HSstreetstyle. Tell us a bit about yourself. What do you do? I’m […]
David Casavant first started collecting clothing as a fashion-obsessed teenager, scrawling through endless eBay listings in search of haute couture’s most holy grail. 10 years on, the 25-year-old stylist has amassed over 1,000 highly sought-after pieces, including some of the rarest Raf Simons, and has the likes of Kanye West, Rihanna and Travis Scott knocking on […]
Our latest in-house editorial for Spring/Summer 2016, titled “Solitary Souls,” takes exception to the systematic norms imposed on us by society. Top fashion houses like Raf Simons, Alexander McQueen, Missoni and Maison Margiela, known...Show More Summary
By Astrid Wendlandt PARIS (Reuters) - Christian Dior, one of the world's biggest and most famous fashion brands, is struggling to find a creative director more than six months after the abrupt departure of Raf Simons. People familiar...Show More Summary
Tilda Swinton is perched in an aerie of a suite in a luxury hotel whose puzzling layout she compares to an Escher drawing. She’s wearing a white button-down, a sweeping black skirt of intimidating circumference, and a massive ear cuff that clenches her lobe like a claw. She may have ... More »
adidas Originals has released a plethora of editions of the Stan Smith sneaker this year, including a perforated version and a metallic silver edition designed by Raf Simons. But the brand has just announced a brand new pack of Stan Smiths to commemorate the 2016 Roland Garros Tennis Open. The sneaker giant teamed with French textile […]
Street Style is an ongoing series shot by Highsnobiety. See more here. Name: Mairo Nawaz Location: Amsterdam, The Netherlands Occupation: Patta Soundsystem DJ Brands: The Hundreds, Patta, G-STAR, adidas x Raf Simons Photography: Lukas Korschan Keep up with the discussion through #HSstreetstyle.
On October 22, 2015, Raf Simons announced that he would be parting ways with Christian Dior, the Parisian house he helmed for three and a half years. “It is a decision based entirely and equally on my desire to focus on other interests in my life, including my own brand, and the passions that drive […]
Restructuring at Calvin Klein has led to the departure of Francisco Costa and Italo Zucchelli as the label’s womenswear and menswear creative directors, respectively. According to Calvin Klein CEO Steve Shiffman, their exit is part of...Show More Summary
After getting strapped-up a few months back, Raf Simons is back with his latest take on adidas’ Stan Smith silhouette. Yet another spring/summer colorway, this time the iconic shoe’s premium leather upper gets drenched in metallic silver. Boasting the typical Raf Simons x adidas branding throughout, this most recent release also boasts a tonal midsole. If […]
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Raf Simons will be joining guest designers Gosha Rubchinskiy, Visvim and Fausto Puglisi in June at this year’s Pitti Uomo in Florence, where he will be showing his Spring 2017 collection. This move means that Raf will not be attending Paris Fashion Week—but expect his Pitti Uomo exhibition to be a spectacle, per usual. “Florence holds a […]
Legendary Belgian designer Raf Simons recently sat down with The Telegraph, discussing a variety of topics, including his abrupt exit from Parisian luxury house Dior, the increasing speed of the high fashion system and his latest collaboration with Danish fabric manufacturer Kvadrat. Show More Summary
'Will all that stuff still be relevant 30 years from now? I don’t think so.'
This past week PacSun officially filed for bankruptcy, FILA collaborated with NYC’s Sweet Chick, Chance the Rapper released the video for “Angels,” and Kendall Jenner previewed a new adidas YEEZY Boost 350. Below you’ll find a roundup of our favorite comments from the week, spanning the aforementioned posts and a few others. Please be sure […]
A decade from now people will remember mid-2010s fashion by the creations of Raf Simons, in the same way the mid-noughties were defined by the kitsch conjured up by Christian Audigier. Thankfully, Simons’ work will no doubt age better than Audigier’s, and this oversized chain backpack by the Belgian designer might go down as a bit of a […]
Men’s retailer oki-ni shares the latest installment of its STYLED series, taken directly from its latest printed outing. Model Max Townsend is front and center for the occasion. Linking up with photographer Lou Rolley and stylist Lucy Ellis, Max is pictured in mono-designer looks. Show More Summary