After fronting the news about Calvin Klein's By Appointment label in January 2017, wearing countless dresses by the brand on the red carpet since, and attending Raf Simons's popcorn-covered, Fall 2018 runway show, Millie Bobby Brown is clearly a Calvin Klein muse. Show More Summary
Reconfigured under the brand’s Chief Creative Officer Raf Simons, Calvin Klein 205W39NYC brought the luxury ready-to-wear collection to the runway shows for a group of high-profile guests. The post Calvin Klein 205W39NYC: Raf Simons Presented His Fall 2018 Collection appeared first on LUXUO.
On Tuesday night, Raf Simons presented his Fall/Winter 2018 show for Calvin Klein. While the designer kept a few of the Americana references from his Spring/Summer 2018 show, one of the things that really caught our eye was a set of workwear-inspired looks. The legendary Belgian designer sent orange jumpsuits and neon yellow coats down the […]
The Calvin Klein designer thinks like a director in his most complete show for the brand so far. Plus: Vaquera and Monse.
Should the specter of a nuclear war with North Korea become a reality and the United States is bombed into oblivion, turning into one of the very “not-so-nice” countries so reviled by its current president, what will be left? Centuries later, when alien archaeologists start to dig beneath the ashes and uncover some semblance of […]
Runway shows are ten times more exciting with some theatrics, and Raf Simons knew just how to pull that off. He presented his third runway show for Calvin Klein during New York Fashion Week and, this time, the show referenced America and Hollywood. Show More Summary
One can’t say that Raf Simons plays its safe when it comes to Calvin Klein. Settling into his position at the creative helm of the fashion house, Simons brings a more conceptual approach to menswear. Continuing a departure from the label’s clean athletic-inspired lines, the Belgian designer sampled various American references for fall-winter 2018. This... [Read More]
A-list stars Nicole Kidman, Lupita Nyong'o and Margot Robbie flocked to Calvin Klein on Tuesday, wading through popcorn to watch Raf Simons's latest meditation on Americana, where firefighter meets prairie. The Belgian's stewardshipShow More Summary
Brand: adidas by Raf Simons Model: Ozweego 3 Key Features: Leather upper, black rubber outsole, minimal branding Release Date: Available now Price: $390 USD Buy: UNKNWN Editor’s Notes: adidas and Raf Simons have dropped off two colorways of the Ozweego 3 just in time for Valentine’s Day so you can treat that special someone — […]
Fred Perry and Raf Simons are continuing their collaborative partnership with a new capsule collection. Here, we get an early look at the assortment courtesy of a minute-long teaser video. The aesthetic, accompanied by the Raf Simons quote, “Dress codes and gestures and attitudes have always inspired me, as have youth cultures in general,” of […]
Belgian designer Raf Simons, who presented his eponymous fall and winter 2018 menswear collection here Wednesday night, revisited the seamier sides of the American dream he’s found as fertile ground for his last two Calvin Klein collections, specifically the opioid crisis. What the show notes called...
Waffles, flowers, and references to drugs made for a decadent and thrilling show.
Doutzen Kroes shows off her fierce style while posing for a photograph at the 2018 Raf Simons Runway Show held during New York Fashion Week Mens’ on Wednesday (February 7) in New York City. The 33-year-old supermodel was joined at the event by rapper ASAP Rocky, Twin Peaks‘ Kyle MacLachlan, stylist Luka Sabbat, Moonlight‘s Ashton [...]
Belgian-born designer Raf Simons recently made a splash at New York Fashion Week with his drug-riddled FW18 capsule, “Youth in Motion.” Backed by a runway ladled with flowers, bottles of Côtes du Rhône, dark chocolate and Belgian waffles, the collection dealt with notions of excess and the effects of overindulgence. In particular, Simons called attention to the spiraling […]
Here are some highlights of the men's collections presented at New York Fashion Week on Wednesday.
“There’s no point in getting a bunch of attention and you know, wasting it,” said Lil Peep in our October 2017 profile of the promising artist. “You got to do something important with the attention you get.” A month later, Lil Peep was dead from an overdose of fentanyl and Xanax, the 21-year-old’s life cut […]
The ageless issue of addiction served as the backdrop for Raf Simons’ fall-winter 2018 collection. The Belgian designer turned to the 1981 film Christiane F. as a starting reference. The biographical drama follows the life of Christiane F. growing up in Berlin’s drug scene of the 1970s. Revisiting a tale of caution, Simons paints a... [Read More]
Photo Illustration by The Daily Beast The stunning and strong-smelling staging of Raf Simons’ Youth in Motion show, closing out the men’s component of New York Fashion Week, looked like a scene from a bacchanal, with half-full wine bottles littering the stage surrounded by glasses of wine, also half-full. Show More Summary
Raf Simons follows up his Chinatown runway show with similar campaign visuals. The Belgian designer unveils his spring-summer 2018 advertisement. Once again, Simons collaborates with photographer Willy Vanderperre. Likewise, the latter partners with stylist Olivier Rizzo for the occasion. Show More Summary