Givenchy Spring 2015 Menswear | Paris Fashion Week

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A four-seat Cessna airplane, exploding in four directions was at the center of Givenchy’s circular catwalk, an installation by Dutch artist Paul Veroude. WWD questionned: “Was it a signal of the military undercurrent in Riccardo Tisci’s spring men’s wear, full of multi-pocket aviator jackets dangling ripcord zipper pulls? Or was it perhaps symbolic of a designer pulled in too many directions?”. See the show after the jump and discover that its closer of the latter presumption with a lot of different influences, jumping from schoolboy short sets to black skullcaps from a bygone era of hip-hop. But Tisci stayed focus on sharp lines and slim tailoring.

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Givenchy Fall 2014 Campaign

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The title for the Givenchy’s Fall 2014 campaign “Rave Duality” fits with the juxtaposition of the color group pictures and individual black & white portraits shots, photographed by Mert Alas and Marcus Piggott. The campaign featured different personnalities such as French actress Isabelle Huppert and Kendall Jenner of ”Keeping Up with the Kardashians”. The cast also includes Mariacarla Boscono, Julia Nobis, Jamie Bochert and Peter Brant Jr.

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Riccardo Tisci’s Tuxedos collection for Givenchy

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French fashion house Givenchy has created a capsule collection of tuxedos designed by creative director Riccardo Tisci. Destined for a place amongst the fashion house’s classic pieces, Tisci approaches the classic tuxedo with slim elegant designs. The three looks carry the designer’s signature style for evening, slim lapels, square shoulders, contrasting materials and a finish of two-toned dress shoes, with every piece made in the couture tradition of the Givenchy ateliers.

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Givenchy opened first flagship in Japan

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Givenchy just opened its first flagship in Japan, Tokyo on May 16, 2014. Located in Omotesando district, in a futuristic building, the store takes its inspiration from brand’s Parisian location on rue du Faubourg Saint-Honoré. The location features five rooms presenting full product range of ready-to-wear, menswear and accessories. Local VIPs, creative director Riccardo Tisci, Naomi Campbell as well as the house’s German-American CEO, Sebastian Suhl came for celebrate the opening event.

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Givenchy FW 2014/15 – Paris Fashion Week

Photos credit: Giovanni Giannoni / WWD.

Photos credit: Giovanni Giannoni / WWD.

Womanly. The word means different things to different people. In fashion it’s usually code for clothes for a mature audience in silhouettes that stem from the traditional. Proper wife, mother and lady stuff, but with a tinge of desire. Riccardo Tisci redefined this premise with his incredible fall collection, amplifying the sensuality and subverting the traditional while layering on fantasy, modernity and loads of luxury. There were furs and they were fabulous.

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Givenchy Men’s FW 2014 – Paris Fashion Week

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Riccardo Tisci known as an instigator of the streetwear trend inflence in men’s fashion showed his new collection in a basketball court set with a tons of new ideas including sport and street.

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Givenchy Pre Fall 2014

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Riccardo Tisci added various current visual preoccupations on his instagram feed. Bauhaus, Gustav Klimt, Africa, Surrealism, Piet Mondrian – between others – have been shared on his moodboard 2.0. But in the end, the main inspiration for this collection was his considerable achievements at the house of Givenchy. See Givenchy Pre Fall 2014 collection after the jump.

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Givenchy plans to capitalize on momentum

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“I think the brand was really just waiting to explode.” So says Sebastian Suhl, chief executive officer at Givenchy, who is igniting an ambitious project to magnify the French firm’s retail footprint and capitalize on the brand momentum fueled by its creative director, Riccardo Tisci.

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Suhl plans to put significant investments in building a store network. He unveiled his strategy to open 26 boutiques next year. His aim is to contributing half of revenues by 2015, up from about a quarter today.

Doberman-Print Backpack by Givenchy

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The painterly doberman is one of Givenchy’s signature this season. This backpack features leather trims and embellished shoulder straps with this canine imagery which can be perfect to galvanize a look. This bag is available at select Givenchy retailers and on Mr Porter.

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Happy 8th Birthday to Vogue China

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Vogue China celebrates it’s 8th anniversary with 8 different covers for the September issue of the Magazine, shot by Inez Lamsweerde and Vindoodh Matadin.

The covers feature top models of the moment including Sui He, Fei Fei Sun, Liu Wen, Xiao Wen Ju, Kati Nescher, Sasha Pivovarova, Doutzen Kroes and Daria Strokous wearing Givenchy, Calvin Klein, Dolce and Gabbana, Prada, Celine, Miu Miu, Dior and Louis Vuitton. Continue reading

Givenchy Spring 2014 Men’s pre-collection

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The Givenchy Spring 2014 Men’s Collection is infused with a Latin influence combining to a myriad of prints such as floral, camouflage and flame. The Riccardo Tisci’s men designs mirrors the womenswear Fall collection presenting a juxtaposition of prints.

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