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12 Feb

Junya Watanbe Mens Fall 2015

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JUNYA WATANABE MENS FALL WINTER 2015 The Sapeurs, the Congolese dandies in Africa who embraces the fashionable way of dressing well, influenced Junya Watanabe’s fall collection. Watanabe presented formal tailoring, jackets in all its glory. In the bond movie, Casino Royale, Vesper Lynn stated that “ there are dinner jackets and then there are dinner jackets,” therefore Junya Watanabe is the latter, the best dinner jackets for fall winter 2015. JUNYA WATANABE IS AVAILABLE AT BARNEYS NEW YORK AND AT SAKS FIFTH AVENUE. “TELL THEM I SENT YOU” ...
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10 Feb

Maison Margiela Mens Fall 2015

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MAISON MARGIELA MENS FALL WINTER 2015 John Galliano did not design Fall 2015, for that we must wait until July when the Spring Collection is unveiled. Fall was a mix of bespoke tailoring with a dash of 70’s shine with a touch of avante garde. The result is a collection of beautiful clothes that wanted us to wait for July when the real Margiela is unveiled. MAISON MARGIELA IS AVAILABLE AT BARNEYS NEW YORK “TELL THEM I SENT YOU’ ...
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10 Feb

Sacai Mens Fall 2015

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SACAI MENS FALL WINTER 2015 Sacai is a Japanese label designed by Chitose Abe. For fall and all other seasons Abe combines the most unlikely fabrics and textures. Sacai is no longer under the radar it’s now been discovered by all. Nylon was mixed with leather and shearling, wool ponchos were shown with shearling track pants. Country tweeds became refined mixed with nylon or leather. SACAI IS AVAILABLE AT BARNEYS NEW YORK “TELL THEM I SENT YOU” ...
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9 Feb

Louis Vuitton Fall 2015

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LOUIS VUITTON MENS FALL WINTER 2015 Christopher Nemeth, the London designer and Kim Jones Mentor influenced the Louis Vuitton Fall Collection. From Nemeth’s meticulous archive of prints, Kim Jones chose four to be reproduced in the Vuitton studio. It was printed on parkas, duffle coats, jackets and accessories. In the fashion world, it's all about the right collaboration and influence. This, of course, seems to be the right one. LOUIS VUITTON AVAILABLE AT LOUIS VUITTON AND AT LOUISVUITTON.COM “TELL THEM I SENT YOU” ...
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9 Feb

Kenzo Mens Fall/Winter 2015

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KENZO MENS FALL WINTER 2015 Carol Lim and Humberto Leon are the design duo behind the Kenzo Label. In the 80’s and 90’s Kenzo was all about prints,flowers and was popular in France but relatively unknown in the U.S recently. Today Kenzo is geared towards a youthful demographic who loves prints, color with text adding a little whimsy and balance. KENZO IS AVAILABLE AT BARNEYS NEW YORK AND SAKS FIFTH AVENUE “TELL THEM I SENT YOU” ...
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9 Feb

Dries Van Noten Mens Fall 2015

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DRIES VAN NOTEN FALL WINTER 2015 Dries Van Noten is a master at mixing patterns, genre, and cultures. For his fall menswear collection, the Miao people of southern China influenced him with traditional dress rooted in embellishment and rich textiles for Fall. Dries did just that. Rich coats layered over coats and the use of kilts over trousers. DRIES VAN NOTEN AVAILABLE AT BARNEYS NEW YORK “TELL THEM I SENT YOU” ...
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6 Feb

Band Of Outsiders Mens Fall 2015

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BAND OF OUTSIDERS MENS FALL WINTER 2015 Band Of Outsiders presented a collection based on the great American hardware store. It was a collection of kitch and whimsy. They chose to be influence by the blue collar American man, the man that works with his hands as well as his brain, building and fixing. This embraces the band of outsiders look of log sole boots, construction worker attire, they twisted it and gave us a dose of fashion. BBAND OF OUTSIDERS IS AVAILABLE AT BARNEYS NEW YORK “TELL THEM I SENT YOU” ...
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6 Feb

Lanvin Mens Fall 2015

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LANVIN MENS FALL WINTER 2015 The Lanvin collection was divided into three parts. The first focused on Menswear uniform, which includes tweeds, greys, glen plaid, and pinstripes. The second part focused on individuality in which prints, fur, exposed seam, layering surfaced and the third part was a harder protective layered section with a metallic edge. This, perhaps due to the terrorist attacks in Paris. To summarize this collection, Lanvin presented wardrobe for the modern man and gave them a choice. Lanvin is available at Barneys New York “TELL THEM I SENT YOU” ...
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5 Feb

Dior Haute Couture Spring Summer 2015

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DIOR HAUTE COUTURE SPRING SUMMER 2015 Five years ago, a Couturier wouldn’t dream of using polyester or plastic in a collections. Times have changed. David Bowie, the chameleon, inspired Dior Spring Summer haute couture. Therefore fabrication has changed and Couture has become more modern. Plastic and polyester, the ultra modern kind, of course, is de regieur. The first look on the catwalk was an embroidered guipure lace shift with a PVC coat and vinyl thigh high boots. Times have changed. Today it is all about technologically advanced fabrics. Raf Simons went 60’s with short shifts and thigh high boots balanced with a dash of modernity. ...
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