Friday, September 30, 2016 at 1:03pm
Think Moda Operandi but with a fiercely independent spirit. A new online boutique called Circe — and pronounced sur-see — launches today from founder Logan Reed, featuring the spring collections of five New York-based designers: Barragan, Bror August, Eric Schlösberg, Gauntlett... read more
Friday, September 30, 2016 at 11:29am
STYLISH SURREALISM: Olympia Le-Tan, the French designer known for her signature book clutches, has launched a capsule collection inspired by the surrealist paintings of Belgian artist René Magritte. The designer reproduced some of her favorite Magritte artwork on her classic... read more
Friday, September 30, 2016 at 11:21am
REVISITING PUNK: John Varvatos is teaming with art publisher Phaidon and, an online marketplace for contemporary art, to mark the publication of “Oh So Pretty: Punk in Print.” The book, by British designer and punk historian Toby Mott, aims to portray the “... read more
Friday, September 30, 2016 at 11:17am
ARCHITECTURAL FOOTWEAR: The British footwear designer Rupert Sanderson has revealed a collaboration with Nathalie Trad, the Dubai-based accessories designer known for her sculptural clutches. The collaboration consists of two lace-up styles that are in line with Sanderson’s... read more
Friday, September 30, 2016 at 11:02am
CREATIVE CONTRASTS: Self Portrait has joined forces with French footwear label Robert Clergerie on a five-piece capsule collection for spring. The range reworks some Robert Clergerie classics such as the raffia slip-on sneaker and the backless loafer using Self Portrait’s... read more
Friday, September 30, 2016 at 10:40am
SAN FRANCISCO — Cala has been inviting fashion influencers to a suite at the Four Seasons hotel here this week to test a product that aims to solve one of fashion’s most pervasive problems: fit. The San Francisco-based startup uses a 3-D body scanner to custom-make apparel... read more
Friday, September 30, 2016 at 10:33am
Patagonia has introduced the High Alpine Kit, an integrated layering system from base layer to belay parka, designed with attention to detail and minimalist design principles for moving efficiently through the least forgiving environments. In creating the kit, Patagonia asked... read more
Friday, September 30, 2016 at 10:31am
Six months after his last Los Angeles visit to launch Palm Angels at Saks Fifth Avenue, Francesco Ragazzi is back in town, this time to get to know celebrity stylists. The Italian creative, who also directs all art and image for Moncler, has set up shop at the Hotel Bel-Air to... read more
Friday, September 30, 2016 at 10:25am
IRON LADY ENSEMBLES: London’s Victoria & Albert Museum has acquired clothing worn by Margaret Thatcher, and it will be put on display in December. Six outfits, including looks worn during key events during Thatcher’s reign,were given to the V&A by her children Mark... read more
Friday, September 30, 2016 at 9:39am
Why should face masks only be used at night — or once a day? This was Allies of Skin founder Nicolas Travis’ thinking when he introduced his Singapore-based brand this spring, which hits U.S. retailers Saturday. The 1A All-Day Mask is the hero product of the three-piece skin-... read more