Rogers is one to watch. His dramatic eveningwear secured him the top prize at the CFDA/Vogue fashion fund, after his debut catwalk show last season. He is known for bright neon creations, including fuchsia bubble-hemmed skirts, green high-necked gowns and balloon-sleeved blouses. For autumn/winter 2020, there were familiar silhouettes: Pierrot ruffled clown necklines and bulbous dresses nipped at the waist, one in red, the other violet. The power suiting was a highlight. With an autumn debut planned on Net-a-Porter, Rogers is heading for world domination.
The backdrop the Manhattan skyline from the 54th floor of a new skyscraper contrasted with the designer Sander Lak’s focus on the countryside. He took inspiration from the Dutch architect Rem Koolhaas’s forthcoming exhibition, Countryside, The Future, which opens later this month at the Guggenheim. The collection also focused on artisanal craftsmanship and old-world techniques – Lak collaborated with wool mills in England, Ireland and the Netherlands, and partnered with artisans to create a range of fabrics inspired by countryside landscapes.
Please Share This Story!The United States (US) says its keen to maintain relations with the fictional country of Wakanda after its Department of Agriculture (USDA) accidentally placed it on an online list of nations that have free trade agreements with the US. The Kingdom of Wakanda is the home of Black Panther, the Marvel superhero, […]
Please Share This Story! An American living in Milan, JJ Martin launched La DoubleJ as an online magazine selling vintage clothing and then developed a line of simple dresses in vintage prints in 2016. It’s quickly grown into a full ready-to-wear and home-wear brand with a lively list of collaborators. These days she balances her […]
Please Share This Story! PARIS — The morning of Jacques Chirac’s funeral the sun came out. There was an autumn crispness to the air and Paris was, on Monday, as it is wont to be at such times, gleaming with pomp and a sense of circumstance past. President Vladimir V. Putin of Russia was in town; so was President Bill Clinton. […]