The new Lookbook of British designer Ally Capellino. Introducing her new Spring / Summer 2015 collection of mens and womens bags and accessories. The Beautiful Lookbook show by Agnes Lloyd-Platt is color cornered and gives a simple but yet very visual and effective image. A mix of portrait and still life on pastel backgrounds.
For the shots they had a collaboration with Glasshouse Salon, creating a nice combenation between still life and portrait.
Creative Director Karl Lagerfeld created a new film to show the new collection of CHANEL shown on December 2nd (today) in Salzburg. Getting Pharrell Williams and Cara Delevingne on board to play Emperor Franz Joseph I and Empress Elisabeth Joseph. This new short movie was the perfect collaboration for Karl Lagerfeld and Pharrell Williams. The “Happy” singer wrote the lyrics to “CC the World”, the soundtrack of Reincarnation, a song he sings with Cara Delevingne, the face of the upcoming campaign of the Paris-Salzburg 2014/15 Métiers d’art collection.
The Sport / Fashion label Adidas creates a kaleidoscope collection in collaboration with ‘The Farm Company’. Creating clothes and shoes for women. The Farm Company is a Brazilian fashion label, founded in 1997. Known for their fierce, colorful prints and now combined with the Adidas Originals items. Bringing sport and street style together. The collection is already available at all selling points of Adidas Originals.
Less than a week ago the singer Stromae, the artist name of the Belgian Paul van Haver, shows his first unisex clothing collection and within that week the collection is almost sold out. A Brussel located store “Hunting & Collecting“, where the collection is exclusively sold, is already out of stock!
Together with some creative people, like stylist Coralie Barbier and Boldatwork (creative support for publishing & new media) and his label Moseart, he created this collection. Consisting colorful polo’s and socks with African prints, like the garments that Stromae likes to wear on stage. The only way to buy his collection is by the website of Mosaert or the website of Colette, but be quick cause they are low on stock!
The next collection in already in the making, but not jet known when this will be available.
The new lookbook of the Spanish fashion brand ZARA for their Spring / Summer Men collection. Beautiful Black and White pictures focusing on the sports and streetwear, Bombers, half mast pants and nice cutted jersey Tees.
Sunday i was part of the launch of G-STAR’s eyewear collection in the Westerunie in Amsterdam.
First we got a well explained presentation by Gary Plunkett, Global License Director van G-Star RAW. Explaining the history, philosophy and the look and feel of G-Star RAW. G-Star RAW is an iconic brand with Dutch roots and the designers have succeeded in processing a typical G-Star RAW features in the frames and sunglasses.
To give the eyewear the typical G-Star RAW features, they gave them beautiful details, like a raw screw to connect the glasses, the seam of a pants at the back of the frame, and the number and type shown on the outside.
Rick Owen sure knows how to show the people a new way of looking at his collection. Beginning inspired by African-American stepping – where the whole body is used as an instrument to make sounds by stamping, clapping and spoken word – Owens showed a collection with zipped-up, laced-up and tough-talking separates, making 40 fierce model “steppers” run the catwalk. The troop were selected by Owen from 4 sorority teams called: Momentum, Zetas, Washington Divas and Soul Steppers. Choosing this way of showing his fantastic new collection, it will stand out and be remembered.
Why don’t other designers do something refreshing and shake things up like this?
Waight Keller’s style is all over the 2014 collection. “It’s the new Chloé proportion,” she said, definitively “It’s really my handwriting.” The fluffed-up volume, the soft layers, the larger pants and cropped tops. “It’s easy for me to wear,” she said. “I’m not a supermodel proportion, and it’s obviously bringing a versatility to other women as well.”