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    GUCCI – SPRING 2016

    The incoming march of a new generation in Italy has begun, and the fashion world finds itself standing back spectating on the sudden arrival of a multicolored, sparkly, life-affirming parade. Alessandro Micheleis in the spotlight…

    September 23, 2015
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    OSMAN – SPRING 2016

    “I ask you for violence, in the nonsense, and you, you give me grace, your light and your warmth.” Osman Yousefzada quoted a wonderful pang-of-passion Frida Kahlo love letter in his notes while references to both…

    September 22, 2015
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    BURBERRY PRORSUM – SPRING 2016

    Burberry’s heritage might be centuries old, but Christopher Bailey’s vision for the brand is relentlessly forward-thinking. Twenty-four hours before the lights went up on the Burberry Prorsum runway, a sneak peek of the collection was staged on…

    September 22, 2015
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    ERDEM – SPRING 2016

    Erdem’s first look said it all: A girl with a slightly trance-like expression on her pale face was treading her way along a red earth pathway, prettily dressed in a delicate Victoriana yoked dress…

    September 22, 2015
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    VIVIENNE WESTWOOD RED LABEL – SPRING 2016

    Can you reasonably rage against the machine when you are a highly profitable cog in it? This is an obvious paradox inherent in Dame Vivienne Westwood’s policy of using her shows as a podium from…

    September 22, 2015
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    MM6 MAISON MARGIELA – SPRING 2016

    Today’s gritty MM6 Maison Margiela runway presentation was a flashback to the industrial techno dens of London’s subterranean club scene. In a cavernous corner east of the city, representatives of the MM6 collective (which…

    September 21, 2015
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    J. W. ANDERSON – SPRING 2016

    Gargantuan ’80s leg-of-mutton sleeves. Galactic knitted pantsuits. Ruched body-con dresses. Keith Haring–cum–Vivienne Westwood squiggle prints. Gold metal chokers. Square-toed metallic spike heels of the kind that haven’t been seen since the ’90s. Let’s put…

    September 21, 2015
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    MARC JACOBS – SPRING 2016

    New York Fashion Week began and ended with giant spectacles. Riccardo Tisci’s 9/11 Givenchy show was contemplative, or at least set out to be; Marc Jacobs’s tonight was a clamorous, exuberant affair. Both got the public involved: It’s…

    September 21, 2015