Tagged: raf simons


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: , , ,

Stylee Fridays: New Online Linda Farrow Shop

Linda Farrow is often credited as the designer who made sunglasses fashion, elevating the accessory’s functional SPF status to new style-centric heights back in the early 1970s. Forward-thinking sunglass devotees like Yoko Ono were the … read more »

POSTED March 12, 2010 8:18PM IN STYLE NEWS Comments (2) TAGS: , , , , , , ,

Joe Casely-Hayford For John Lewis

How can you ever get tired of high/low designer collaborations if they continue to produce results like Joe Casely-Hayford for John Lewis? John Lewis is a sensible, well-priced department store, the kind of place where … read more »

POSTED January 29, 2010 5:06PM IN STYLE NEWS TAGS: , , , , , ,

Raf Simons 100th Anniversary Suit For Fred Perry

Some things are the same as they were 100 years ago, and that’s a serious truth in the world of menswear. It’s officially the 100th Anniversary of Fred Perry‘s birth but if I saw him … read more »

POSTED November 23, 2009 12:36PM IN STYLE NEWS TAGS: ,