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BENCH/BODY S/S 2018

BENCH/BODY S/S 2018

Thomas Chou, Deputy Features Editor
July 14, 2017
Filed under Fashion Week, FEATURES

Unsurprisingly, the BENCH/BODY Spring/Summer 2018 presentation was an epic explosion of color, sound, movement and lighting. Held at Industria Studios in New York City, the collection, modeled by both men and women, showcased a new line of colorful underwear and swimwear, with fun, tropical prints and bold colors...

General Idea S/S 2018

General Idea S/S 2018

Caroline Zemsky, Staff Writer
July 13, 2017
Filed under Fashion Week, FEATURES

Bumsuk Choi, the designer and creative director of General Idea, took inspiration for his Spring/Summer 2018 collection from the millennial generation. Rebranding them as "nippies," a portmanteau of net and hippies, he expresses that people of today's world are so connected to each other, the internet, social media and technology in general, yet are still very much in touch with themselves and are able to coexist with one a...

Raun LaRose S/S 2018

Raun LaRose S/S 2018

Thomas Chou, Deputy Features Editor
July 13, 2017
Filed under Fashion Week, FEATURES

New York City based designer Raun LaRose debuted his Spring/Summer 2018 menswear collection today, shown in a presentation style, with the models standing on blocks, and rotating every so often as fog swirled at their feet. The collection was full of creative silhouettes and interesting pattern...

Matiere S/S 2018

Matiere S/S 2018

Thomas Chou, Deputy Features Editor
July 13, 2017
Filed under Fashion Week, FEATURES

Matiere – it always sounds better in French, doesn’t it? Matiere, meaning “matter” in English, presented a minimal and modern Spring/Summer 2018 collection featuring futuristic fabrics and textiles. Titled "‘Reflections’ Run of the Show," the collection featured materials such as Japanese h...

Kenneth Ning S/S 2018

Kenneth Ning S/S 2018

Pamela Jew, Deputy Copy Chief
July 13, 2017
Filed under Fashion Week, FEATURES

  A logo reminiscent of the United States’ Great Seal stood as the backdrop for Kenneth Ning's Spring/Summer 2018 runway, which foreshadowed the designs to come. The collection itself embodied a government worker meets high-end fashion aesthetic. The pieces encompassed different sty...

You As S/S 2018

You As S/S 2018

Ali Webb, Staff Writer
July 13, 2017
Filed under Fashion Week, FEATURES

The open, minimalist structure of Skylight Clarkson Square gives designers an opportunity to morph the environment to fit any  theme they choose, transporting the audience to be fully in the moment. You As did this well with its Spring/Summer 2018 presentation, creating an overall relaxed cool to match...

Dyne S/S 2018

Dyne S/S 2018

Sophie Shaw, Beauty & Style Editor
July 12, 2017
Filed under Fashion Week, FEATURES

Athletic menswear that’s too cool for gym class defines Dyne’s Spring/Summer 2018 collection. Designer Christopher Bevans, who has designed for Nike, is no stranger to creating high-quality, functional and fashionable menswear. In his new collection, all of the pieces seem practical enough for ...

Gustav von Aschenbach S/S 2018

Gustav von Aschenbach S/S 2018

Thomas Chou, Deputy Features Editor
July 11, 2017
Filed under Fashion Week, FEATURES

German-born designer Robert Geller debuted his Spring/Summer 2018 collection at New York Fashion Week: Men's under the moniker Gustav von Aschenbach. Characterized by minimalist and utilitarian inspired pieces, the collection was a clean yet graphic exploration into Geller’s creativity. Held ...

Feng Chen Wang S/S 2018

Feng Chen Wang S/S 2018

Liv Chai, Staff Writer
July 11, 2017
Filed under Fashion Week, FEATURES

In her Spring/Summer 2018 collection, designer Feng Chen Wang tackled the topic of “Seek[ing] to redefine the ‘Made in China’ stamp.” In doing so, the London-based designer offered a revamped look fit for this generation’s fearless youth. With the hypnotic chant of a tambourine and...

New York Men’s Day S/S 2018 Evening Presentations

New York Men’s Day S/S 2018 Evening Presentations

Sophie Shaw, Beauty & Style Editor
July 11, 2017
Filed under Fashion Week, FEATURES

Private Policy For the Private Policy Spring/Summer 2018 collection, designers Haoran Li and Siying Qu compiled implemented Native American and Western influences. The non-gendered line included boxy-cut shorts and shirts paired with cowboy boots. A standout look featured an Americana print jacket and shorts set in dusty brown, tan and pink. A couple looks also showed an intriguing mix of metallic rose-toned pieces — a bomber jacket paired with chaps and a button down jacket with slim fit pants. Descendant of Thieves Color and print reigned in the Descendant of Thieves S/S 2018 collection. The brand’s signature slim-fit tailoring was put to good use in its pants, butto...

Christopher Lowman S/S 2018

Christopher Lowman S/S 2018

Thomas Chou, Deputy Features Editor
July 10, 2017
Filed under Fashion Week, FEATURES

HARVARD PUNK’D: the name of Christopher Lowman's Spring/Summer 2018 collection says exactly what the clothes emulate. The New York City based designer was inspired by “the modern day college student battling the everyday chain of emotions such as financial instability and mental health issues ...

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