An assambly held at the Camera’s headquarters voted for Mario Boselli to continue his presidency for a third consecutive year. Vice Presients and Consiglieri include: Patrizio Bertelli (Prada), Diego della Valle (Tod’s), Angela Missoni (Missoni), Ermenegildo Zegna (Zegna), Giovanna Gentile Ferragamo, Stefano Sassi (Valentino).
On today’s press conference for Pitti 2014 Gaetano Marzzoto talked about the efforts of the Pitti team regarding the brand’s need to expand internationally and use Pitti as a platform to reach other markets.
Marc Jacobs has released the Fall/Winter 2013 collection. Punk is the essence of this collection with velvet-trimmed suits, chunky boots and pea coats dominating the styles, color blocking and western-inspired details. Discover the collection after the jump.
Headed by Felipe Oliveira Baptista, the jury has awarded the Grand Prix du Jury Première Vision to the Finnish designer Satu Maaranen for her women’s collection “Garment in Landscape”, inspired by an eclectic mix of Land Art, military prints and 1960s haute couture.
Tothem is an Italian menswear brand founded in Milan in June of 2012. The brand transfer photographic compositions through modern digital printing techniques on textiles. The colorful yet muted styles of the brand’s Fall/Winter 2013 Collection, feature patterns and shapes printed on high-quality Italian manufactured fabrics.
KRIS VAN ASSCHE pursues his work on the hybrid shoes for Fall/Winter 2013. This collection keep the brand’s aesthetic in the form of trainers, oxfords, boots and high-top sneakers in calf leather and suede in various color combinations.
Brooks Brothers are currently displaying an array of costumes from the upcoming Great Gatsby film in its Regent’s Street store. The menswear brand have collaborated with the film’s costume designer on the exhibit which will run until Friday 31st May.
New York – based label, Rag & Bone have announced they are to showcase their SS14 collection at the third London Collections: Men. The brand will be joining the likes of Jimmy Choo and Burberry who have recently decided to switch Milan for London. Interestingly the move marks the first defection of a US label following Tom Ford womenswear in January.
In his quest to find the perfect t-shirt, Jean Touitou ended up creating is own lineup of tees. The new A.P.C. t-shirts feature simple cuts with self collars and slightly curved side hems; details that most guys might not even notice, but subtly separate them from the rest of the pack. 100% cotton, each tee comes stamped with an inside label, rather than sewn in, to avoid any irritation. Like everything else to come out of A.P.C.’s design studios, the tees are slightly minimal, wholly wearable, and way cooler than the one you have on now.
With Frank Ocean being all that anyone is talking about, he was bound to pop up in someone’s campaign for the upcoming Spring ’13 season.
Band of Outsiders was lucky enough to snag him. The SoCal/DTLA inspired shoot the have going on is too cool. It is making us, here at the New York Office, that much more excited for the new spring season!
Check out some more of the campaign picture below:
Claire Boucher’s new project: creating a capsule collection of men’s T’s for Hedi Slimane’s Saint Laurent. All black and white, these chic graphic T’s are totally gender neutral and can easily become a part of any woman’s wardrobe.