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Adidas Made Some Crazy Cool Shoes with Raf Simons and Rick Owens

Adidas has been in the avant-garde design game since at least teaming up with Yohji Yamamoto for their Y-3 offshoot line, but straight from the Paris runways today, we see they’ve upped their psychedelic bonafides … read more »

POSTED June 27, 2013 4:03PM IN STYLE NEWS Comments (1) TAGS: , , ,

Trend Report: Painterly Prints at Raf Simons and Walter Van Beirendonck

Raf Simons is now the toast of the fashion world as the Creative Director at Christian Dior and with his own namesake Raf Simons line, but once, a long time ago, he was just an … read more »

POSTED June 26, 2013 3:37PM IN STYLE NEWS TAGS: , , ,

Fred Perry and Friends Rethink the Polo

To celebrate their 60th Anniversary, legendary London brand Fred Perry asked a bunch of their buddies to rethink their iconic polo for a charity fundraising auction, and luckily for us, they’ve got some pretty cuckoo … read more »

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Walter Van Beirendonck: Happily Ever After

Walter Van Beirendonck keeps pushing for fashion’s future. Walter Van Beirendonck loves fairy tales. He loves reading them, loves talking about them, but most importantly, he loves creating his own every six months, when he … read more »

POSTED August 16, 2012 9:00AM IN FEATURES, STYLE NEWS Comments (1) TAGS: , , ,

Raf Simons Debuts His First Dior Collection

Today Raf Simons presented his much-anticipated debut couture collection for Dior. Simons stayed true to his trademark minimalism while keeping in the vein of classic Christian Dior (see: tailored black trousers under a fuschia gown). … read more »

POSTED July 2, 2012 4:00PM IN STYLE NEWS TAGS: , , ,

Raf Simons to Design for Christian Dior

Christian Dior’s gilded Parisian runways and expensive statement handbags are not typical FADER fodder on our style blog, but it was announced today that one of our fashion heroes Raf Simons is taking over the … read more »

POSTED April 9, 2012 1:15PM IN STYLE NEWS Comments (3) TAGS: , , ,

The Best Menswear from Pitti Uomo

Pitti Uomo is Milan’s week-long collection of men’s runway shows, surely the biggest event of the year for the kind of dudes who obsessively match the plaid of their pocket squares to their socks. This … read more »

POSTED January 17, 2012 1:15PM IN STYLE NEWS Comments (1) TAGS: , , , , , , , ,

Cop a Look: Raf Simons from the 1990s

Spring/Summer 1998 “Black Palms” collection. Raf Simons is one of the fashion industry’s hallmark names, designing an eponymous collection for men and, more recently, a women’s line for Jil Sander that have become some of … read more »

POSTED November 14, 2011 4:00PM IN STYLE NEWS TAGS: , ,

Who’ll be the Next Raf Simons?

The annual The Hyères International Festival of Fashion & Photography opened April 29th in France and will run throughout the month of May. In addition to exhibiting photographers and designers that are well regarded in … read more »

POSTED May 3, 2011 4:30PM IN ART+CULTURE TAGS: , , , ,

Jil Sander’s Bright, Monochromatic Fall Makes Dressing Easier

Pictures are starting to roll in from Milan’s Fall 2011 menswear shows, but nothing caught our attention quite like the exclamation points of color at Raf Simons‘s show for Jil Sander. Come autumn, Sander certainly … read more »

POSTED January 18, 2011 1:00PM IN STYLE NEWS TAGS: , , ,