Walter Van Beirendonck

11 Fashion Designers Who Studied Architecture

1 Pierre Cardin<p>Pintrest<p>Pierre Cardin's name is often brought up in relation to design thanks to his structured silhouettes and his famed "Bubble …

Pierre Cardin

Casey Anthony Facing Less Hostility As Her Notoriety Fades, While Jurors In Case Reportedly Face Death Threats

Caylee Anthony was just two-years-old when she vanished, seemingly without a trace on June 16, 2008. Her story made national headlines when her …

Crime

What ‘The Face’ Mag’s 1995 “Most Influential Figures in Fashion” List Teaches Us About Style Today

<i>Highsnobiet</i>y, along with many other media publications covering style, music and sneakers, are indebted to the path paved by 1980 UK counter-culture …

Issey Miyake

A New Show at the Museum at FIT Considers the Fashionable Body, Then and Now

“The Body: Fashion and Physique” opening today at the Museum at FIT offers a historical and chronological overview of changing silhouettes from the 1800s to the present, at the same time that it takes on two of fashion’s hot topics, body politics and inclusion. “I hope this [show] will add [to the …

Fashion

Former MoMu Curator Karen van Godtsenhoven Joins the Metropolitan Museum of Art’s Costume Institute

Curator in charge Andrew Bolton praised her "scholarly background in literature and cultural studies, and conceptual approach to museology."<p><b>THE MET</b> …

Museums

Bjork’s new album: and what if we took stock of the Icelandic star?

24 November<p>Music<p>The eccentric fairy-pixie-genius-artist, always avant-garde and always witty, celebrates her 52nd birthday this year along with the …

Stevie Wonder

Sydney Sales Wrap: Best of the Week

<b>Parlour X</b><br>In-store and online<br>Designer boutique Parlour X is having its end-of-season sale featuring a glitzy line-up of international labels. …

Issey Miyake

3 Designers Creating Clothes for Life — Not the Runway

There’s a certain type of woman who is always dressed in something stylish but not fashionable, expensive but never ostentatious, exquisite yet hard to place: some thoughtful, meticulously cut piece of clothing that channels the contemporary moment while remaining aloof to trends. It’s made of …

Issey Miyake

Statement sleeves bid farewell to bare arms

Not since <i>Seinfeld</i>’s infamous Puffy Shirt of 1993 have we seen such grand focus drawn to our arms. Big arms are big news. In this season where …

Jil Sander

'Stranger Things' Actor Caleb McLaughlin in UNDERCOVER for Latest Editorial

Lucas shows us his style.<p><i>Stranger Things</i> actor Caleb McLaughlin has been tapped by <i>Schon Magazine</i> for a fashion editorial in its latest issue. While Millie Bobby Brown has gotten the most attention in terms of fashion out of the <i>Stranger Things</i> crew, Caleb McLaughlin himself who plays Lucas Sinclair …

Caleb McLaughlin

Why Raf Simons Loves Designing $30 Underwear

RAF SIMONS, A BELGIAN with no real experience of the American heartland, landed on these shores just over a year ago. His mission could not have been bigger: to take Calvin Klein, a disjointed $8.4 billion-a-year empire of underwear, jeans, ready-to-wear fashion and perfume, and give it backbone, …

Jil Sander

Walter Van Beirendonck on his obsession with masks

From Björk to the Middle Ages<p>“I’ve been fascinated by masks since the beginning of my career,” says Walter Van Beirendonck, speaking from The Wereldmuseum in Rotterdam, where his exhibition <i>Power Mask – The Power of Masks</i> opened last month, running until January next year. “I find ethnographic …

Robert Mapplethorpe

Explore fashion from the 2000s as you've never seen it before - Interview Magazine

Photo by Dillon Sachs, courtesy of Mathew Gallery<p>In a new exhibition titled <i>The Overworked Body: An Anthology of 2000s Dress</i>, Australia-born and New …

Jijibaba, Dover Street Market’s Coolest New Brand, Is a Fashion Line Made by Furniture Designers | GQ

The Coolest New Brand at Dover Street Market Is a Fashion Line Made by Furniture Designers<p>Jaime Hayon and Jasper Morrison are bringing their industrial design talents to your wardrobe.<p>Three years ago, Jaime Hayon and Jasper Morrison, two of the world’s preeminent industrial designers, had an idea: …

Furniture

Dries Van Noten, Icon of Creative Freedom

<i>This story is one of the seven covers of T Magazine’s Greats issue, on newsstands Oct. 22.</i><p>IN THE COUNTRY of Belgium, in the meadows outside Antwerp, in a garden stalky with delphiniums, the fashion designer Dries Van Noten is considering a rose. Van Noten, who is 59, is one of those rare people who …

Fashion

Why Ikea's Creative Leader Thinks the Company's Recent Chicness Will 'Open Doors'

Henrik Most delves into detail about the Virgil Abloh collaboration, the potential Demna Gvasalia collaboration and the home furnishing company's …

Virgil Abloh

How Street Style Photographer Acielle of Style du Monde Dresses for the Job

Street style photographer Acielle of streetwear portal Style du Monde hardly has the typical 9 to 5. Instead, she travels around the world more than 15 times a year to photograph showgoers during the main Fashion Weeks in Paris, Milan, London, and New York, as well as to emerging Fashion Weeks in …

Fashion

The 10 Best Snobshots of the Week

We’re back at it with another edition of the ten best #snobshots found on Instagram this week. If you are unfamiliar with our series, it’s our global …

Fashion

Is Antwerp the most continuously cool city on Earth?

Antwerp has always been a singular place, something of an eccentric. Its reputation as a fashion and clubbing centre might only date back to last century but scratch the surface and you’ll find a port that’s always pushed boundaries. From master painter Peter Paul Rubens to the crashing drum ‘n’ …

Avant-garde

Three Shoe Designers on What It’s Like to Study at Fashion’s Most Prestigious School

WeberHodelFeder is an Antwerp-based shoe label known for mixing up classics like brogue wingtips with a fashion-forward sensibility. Their flagship …

Fashion

ikea's now teaching you how to make your own 'game of thrones' cape

All you need is a rug and a pair of scissors. Knowledge of the Seven Kingdoms helps too.<p>Ikea has its finger firmly on the pulse, that's for certain. In 2016, the Swedish furniture powerhouse worked with Antwerp legend Walter Van Beirendonck on a number of prints, and soon after, Kanye West was …

Game of Thrones

Japanese Street Fashion 2017 — 15 Things You Need To Know

It’s been over a year since our Japanese Street Fashion 2016 article. Considering the speed at which trends, brands, shops, and people come and go in …

Japan

Is Eastpak the New Fjällräven?

A 40-year-old backpack might just be the coolest thing you can show up to school with this year because Eastpak’s original Padded Pak’r is popular …

Shopping

Harajuku Streetwear Style w/ Danke Schon Sleeveless Hoodie, Y-3 & Walter Van Beirendonck

Daiki is a 19-year-old who works at the popular resale shop Kinji Harajuku.Blonde-haired Daiki’s streetwear look features a Danke Schon (ダンケシェーン) …

Japanese Street Fashion

All-in-one and one for all: the return of the male jumpsuit

The male jumpsuit has been making headlines this summer. “Up until now, men have been sorely lacking that <i>perfect summer outfit</i>,” announced the …

Dries van Noten

It’s Officially Cool to Tuck Your Shirt in Your Underwear

Some call it sexy, others deem it trashy, but exposing your underwear is a long-standing trend. Slackers, skaters, and rap stars of the ’90s sparked plenty of controversy by wearing saggy pants that revealed their plaid-clad bottoms. Noughties girls followed suit, broadcasting their bedazzled …

Fashion

The grad protesting Shell with fisherman-inspired fashion

Under the tutelage of Walter Van Beirendonck at the Royal Academy of Art in Antwerp, Rushemy Botter wants to increase awareness about ocean conservation<p>As one of the oldest institutions of its kind in Europe, the Royal Academy of Art in Antwerp boasts an impressive list of alumni. From contemporary …

These trippy videos are designed to entice you to purchase eyewear

Belgian fashion designer Walter Van Beirendonck has paired up with the Russian eyewear company FakbyFak to create fashion videos for the release of …

The 11 Biggest Trends of the Spring 2018 Menswear Collections

Men’s trends have taken a turn for the strange this season. Whether it’s the abundance of exuberant Hawaiian prints or the number of short shorts and skirts, it seems designers are really going for it, leaving the understated behind in favor of something with a jolt of personality. Even the …

Dior Homme

The 25 Best Looks From Fashion Week in Paris, London, New York, Florence, and Milan

GQ Style fashion director Mobolaji Dawodu picks the hottest and best looks for your viewing pleasure.<p>We here at <i>GQ Style</i> go hard at every fashion week and this season we went, well, even harder. From Florence, to Milan, to Paris, and finally New York City, we had our photographers Adam Birkan and …

Menswear