Jaewan Park Menswear Spring/Summer 2013

Jaewan Park is a young and promising menswear designer hailing from South Korea but now resident in London (where he graduated from the London College of Fashion and the Royal College of Art) that I have started following recently and whose work I admire for its sleek tailoring and unexpected...

Belstaff Menswear Pre-Fall 2013

Revived in 2011 under the creative direction of Martin Cooper (who used to contribute his design expertise to Burberry), Belstaff is one of the most promising brands currently flexing their sartorial muscles and one that I have been following closely with pleasure over the last couple of seasons. For its...

Kris Van Assche for Eastpak Spring/Summer 2013

Belgian fashion designer Kris Van Assche has collaborated with American luggage manufacturer Bfor the fourth consecutive season to produce a collection of bags designed to bring together the outdoors world of sports with city life. To this end, the bags incorporate details such as zip strings that conjure up images...

Louis Vuitton Menswear Pre-Fall 2013

Paris fashion house Louis Vuitton has unveiled its menswear Pre-Fall 2013 collection in a campaign modelled by Janis Ancens and Rutger Schoone that also featured the brand’s latest ranges of accessories and luggage....

River Island Menswear Spring/Summer 2013

British fashion brand River Island has unveiled its campaign for Spring/Summer 2013 menswear, revealing yet another strong range of wearable garments that confirm this as one of the most interesting high-street fashion labels. The collection comprises the lines Authentic Blue, Cosmic, Havanna, Graphic, Tribalist, Life of Tailor, and Holloway Road....

Balloon Dresses by Rie Hosokai and Takashi Kawada

Japanese artist Rie Hosokai, whose work is known for including garments made from inflated materials, has unveiled a new dress built by knitting balloons together as part of ‘Piece for Peace’, a charity art exhibition that is open to the public at Tokyo’s Parco Gallery until 9 January 2013....

Versace Spring/Summer 2013 Campaign

Italian fashion house Versace has unveiled the campaign for its Spring/Summer 2013 collection photographed by Mert Alas and Marcus Piggot. The images (with art direction by Giovanni Bianco and styling by David Bradshaw and Melanie Ward) feature models Kate Moss, Daria Werbowy, and Joan Smalls surrounded by Edward Wilding, Kacey...

Prada Menswear Spring/Summer 2013 Campaign

Milan fashion house Prada has selected actors Harvey Keitel, Benicio del Toro, Aaron Taylor-Johnson and Dane DeHaan for “their individual sense of style” to feature in the Spring/Summer 2013 menswear campaign photographed by David Sims....

Paul Smith Opens New Shop in Cape Town

Paul Smith has recently opened a new shop in Cape Town, South Africa. Situated on the corner of Bree and Wale Street, in the heart of the central business district and at the foot of Table Mountain, the shop offers both men’s and women’s collections. Paul Smith himself mastered the...

Garçon Model: Combining Style and Comfort in Men’s Underwear

I recently came across the new Canadian men underwear brand Garçon Model and became curious about what it had to offer to the area of men’s bodywear. The helpful contact in their main office in Vancouver swiftly provided me with information about the brand and sent me a sample to...