Designer clothes

Streetwear legend Nigo takes the helm at Kenzo

On Wednesday morning, LVMH appointed Nigo, designer, record producer and founder of pioneering streetwear brand A Bathing Ape, as Kenzo’s new artistic director, becoming the first Japanese designer to lead the brand since its founder, Kenzo Takada, who showed its first collection in Paris in the spring of 1970. For …

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This is how Mercedes designs clothes from airbags

We all know that airbags are airbags included in our vehicles as part of their safety design. Mercedes-Benz, one of the most successful automakers in the world, has increased the usefulness of airbags. These cushions, originally made to protect passengers from injury in an accident, will now be high quality …

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Lauren Graham’s tiny outfit from Season 1 was meant to appeal to male viewers; “That’s why my shorts will be very short”

Lorelai Gilmore, the main maternal figure in the hit 2000s series Gilmore Girls, has become known for her eccentric yet charming nature. Much like her daughter Rory, Lorelai often took long, swift tangents filled with pop culture references that sometimes stuck out people’s heads. Plus, as the series progressed, Lorelai’s …

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Local business to host charity fashion show

August 22 — HIGH POINT – The first High Point Fashion’s Night Out at the Sherrod will be held on October 1 in memory of a talented designer, and the proceeds will go to the new High Point Center for Child Wellness – a family service at Center Piedmont. Tickets …

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Despite the hubbub, designers vote yes – WWD

Call it Beige-gate. President Joe Biden was blasted on social media late last week when he showed up to a White House press conference wearing a tan cotton suit. The Twittersphere erupted over criticism of the single-breasted, three-button, notch-lapel suit Biden paired with a patterned green tie to talk about …

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Sabyasachi brings the sari to H&M

The Sabyasachi x H&M Collection, The Bridal Couturier’s Debut as a Fashion Designer, Ready to Launch After Long Wait April 16, 2020 was a day that all Indian fashion girls around the world had circled on the calendar. This was when Sabyasachi x H&M, one of India’s most famous fashion …

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Amazon Core 10 Workout Clothing Review

Spectrum Cropped Tank Top Core 10 amazon.com $ 28.90 In the world of workout clothes, there are often two facts that sometimes seem diametrically opposed: Your gear is going to get sweaty (and twisted, rubbed and stretched), and it is likely to get expensive. It’s so different from all the …

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‘An intelligent woman’ by Karin Tanabe | Books

Saint-Martin, 368 pages, $ 27.99 Shortly after the end of World War II, Cold War paranoia spread like a virus. Americans were warned that communism was infecting the country, and if it was not eradicated, democracy would implode. As Karin Tanabe writes in her daring historical novel, An intelligent woman, …

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The most iconic movie costumes of all time

Forrest Gump sitting at the park bench is one of the most famous movie stills of decades, and it’s not just Tom Hanks’ performance that accomplishes that. It’s Gump’s plain beige suit, which creates an instantly noticeable visual contrast between Gump and the bench. It also creates a contrast between …

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Iconic Japanese brand Mame Kurogouchi

Mame Kurogouchi. (PHOTO: Uniqlo) Our editorial team are dedicated to finding and telling you more about the products and offerings we love. If you too like them and decide to buy through the links below, we may receive a commission. The prices were correct at the time of posting. Have …

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Paris post-containment? Think youth and sex.

In contrast, the Bluemarble show was urban until its conclusion, staged amid the strict Enlightenment geometries of the gardens of the 18th century National Archives building (where Sofia Coppola filmed a lot of “Marie Antoinette”). Crowds of fans came to support 28-year-old Franco-Filipino designer Anthony Alvarez in his seventh show, …

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Men’s Doublet Spring 2022

Masayuki Ino took inspiration from nature for spring, choosing a variety of sustainable materials for his collection. But as usual, he also assured that he would not be cataloged. “I was working with sustainable fabrics and I was thinking about the idea that something is good because it is environmentally …

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Rent in style

With the rental fashion more and more accepted, it’s not uncommon to find that a friend has rented some (or all) of the outfit they’re wearing to a social gathering. With the rapid awareness of sustainability, consumers are finding they can save money – and the planet – by choosing …

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Who helps politicians choose their clothes?

I’ve always wondered how these busy politicians get sartorial help: Nancy Pelosi, Jill Biden, Vice President Harris. They can’t take the time to plan their wardrobe. What’s the secret ? – Searle, Eugene, Ore. For some reason, the reality that politicians (and their partners) often have help choosing their wardrobes …

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Brioni Men’s Spring 2022 Collection

Just in time for its 75th anniversary celebration last January, the Brioni House seemed to have found itself on a level playing field after enduring several years of stormy weather. On this crisp 2020 evening at Pitti in Florence, François-Henri Pinault de Kering hosted a magnificent dinner in an exquisite …

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Here’s how much HHS secretary Xavier Becerra is worth

AMERICAN FEDERAL GOVERNMENT. DESIGN BY FORBES. About half of Becerra’s $ 7 million fortune comes from real estate. The son of two working-class immigrants from Mexico, Health and Human Services Secretary Xavier Becerra speaks often of his formative years in Sacramento. “We never had any brand name clothes. I’ve never …

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