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Elsa Lam

Elsa Lam

Elsa Lam is a style contributor for The FADER. She loves menswear.

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Itemized: North Face Purple Label Backpack

Every week a different FADER staff member will pick a clothing item or accessory that he or she has lately been spending a lot of time with—or would like to—and write a little love letter … read more »

POSTED April 26, 2011 3:00PM IN ITEMIZED Comments (4) TAGS: , ,
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Itemized: Herschel Supply Co. Novel Duffel

Every week a different FADER staff member will pick a clothing item or accessory that he or she has lately been spending a lot of time with—or would like to—and write a little love letter … read more »

POSTED March 22, 2011 2:00PM IN ITEMIZED TAGS: ,
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New York Fashion Week: Siki Im

There was a sense of calm at the recent Siki Im presentation. The space was bare and minimalist in white with a figure 8 runway made out of simple dirt. The music that accompanied the … read more »

POSTED February 15, 2011 6:00PM IN STYLE NEWS Comments (1) TAGS: ,
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Air Jordan’s 26th Edition For 2011

2011 marks the year of the 26th edition of the Air Jordan and much like how Apple changes technology with each perennial update, the Air Jordan hopes to change the way people will look at … read more »

POSTED January 28, 2011 11:00AM IN STYLE NEWS Comments (1) TAGS: ,
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The Agenda Tradeshow NYC 2011, A Pick of the Best

Capsule is happening just next door, some of the best dressed up menswear in the game, but the world of sports and streetwear met at neighboring Agenda Tradeshow yesterday. There’s regular heavy hitters like as … read more »

POSTED January 19, 2011 1:00PM IN STYLE NEWS Comments (1) TAGS: , , ,
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New York Fashion Week: Mellow Yellow Trend Report from 3.1 Phillip Lim

We pointed out yesterday that walking into the 3.1 Phillip Lim womenswear show was a bit like descending into a dark cave. The Park Armory was dimly lit, with only certain house lights hitting parts … read more »

POSTED September 16, 2010 2:15PM IN STYLE NEWS Comments (1) TAGS: , ,
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New York Fashion Week: 3.1 Phillip Lim Spring 2011

Earlier today, the Park Avenue Armory was set up more like an abandoned warehouse than a fashion week event, a dark and foreboding spot for a spring collection from normally sunny 3.1 Phillip Lim. But … read more »

POSTED September 15, 2010 5:15PM IN STYLE NEWS TAGS: , , ,
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New York Fashion Week: United Bamboo Spring 2011

Certainly United Bamboo is no stranger to the pages of The FADER, but it’s extra special to see the clothes up close and personal, especially when they’re being shown in a private little art gallery … read more »

POSTED September 14, 2010 12:15PM IN STYLE NEWS TAGS: , , , ,
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Live: Rock the Bells Surprises from Wu-Tang Clan, Lauryn Hill and A Tribe Called Quest

The New York leg of Rock the Bells was on Governor’s Island this year, a breezy late-summer setting that time-warped the crowd into the summer of ’94, where street festivals/neighborhood block parties blasted jams and … read more »

POSTED August 30, 2010 7:13PM IN MUSIC NEWS Comments (1) TAGS: , , , ,