Monthly Archives: January 2013

2NE1 Model Givenchy, Jeremy Scott and Balmain for Complex

Fresh from appearing in an adidas Originals #REPRESENT campaign alongside names like Jeremy Scott and Nicki Minaj, K-Pop (aka ‘Korean Pop’) megastars 2NE1 recently took time out of their US tour to model in a new editorial for Complex Magazine. … Continue reading

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Meet the Menswear Dog

Meet Bodhi. He’s a menswear model – with a difference. That’s right; New York’s new face is actually a shiba inu, who’s been taking the Internet by storm with his menswear Dog fashion blog (mensweardog.tumblr.com). Styled by owners Dave Fung … Continue reading

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Haute Couture Fashion Week Round-Up

One of the brightest jewels in fashion season’s crown, Paris’ Haute Couture Week showcases the work by fashion house ateliers at the very height of their art – and the recent Spring/Summer 2013 offerings were no exception. With a glittering … Continue reading

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NEIGHBOURHOOD Spring/Summer 2013 Lookbook

As Spring/Summer 2013 lookbooks showcasing designs for the upcoming season continue to circulate, we were inspired by the offering from iconic Japanese menswear brand NEIGHBOURHOOD. The Tokyo-based brand’s lookbook comprises a series of moody black and white shots that speak … Continue reading

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Berlin Fashion Week Round-Up

Fashion Week season continues into its third week, with the Berlin shows drawing to a close as Haute Couture presentations take focus in Paris. Though Berlin Fashion Week doesn’t carry the same prestigious reputation as the New York, Paris, London … Continue reading

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Grimes Stars in Iris van Herpen’s New Ready-to-Wear Campaign

Canadian recording artist Grimes (also known as Claire Boucher) has already made an impressive name for herself in the fashion world, having been photographed by Hedi Slimane and graced the pages of any number of fashion magazine titles – she … Continue reading

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Paris Fashion Week Round-Up

It’s official – Menswear Fashion Week is over for another season. And what a season it was. Drawing proceedings to a close were the Paris shows, with major labels like Louis Vuitton, Rick Owens and Dior Homme showcasing their highly-anticipated … Continue reading

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PFW: Disco Foil Gent [Yohji Yamamoto Fall/Winter 2013-14]

It’s not quite the tracht, but there is a classic Austrian feel to this high-rolling db jacket, alpine hat and hiker boots, which is only augmented by the oversized ‘tache. It looks like the sort of thing any willing Bavarian … Continue reading

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Albino Models Challenging Prejudice in South Africa

While Johannesburg-born model Thando Hopa might fit the bill of your average model on paper – tall, striking and statuesque – she is remarkable in the fact that she has albinism, and forms part of a growing number of albino … Continue reading

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Milan Fashion Week Round-Up

As menswear season continues, all eyes have been on Milan this week, with a selection of the industry’s top designers showcasing their Fall/Winter 2013-14 collections in the Italian fashion capital. In the short break before the tumult of the Paris … Continue reading

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