Tag Archives Spring 2017 Ready-to-Wear

Ann Demeulemeester Spring 2017 Ready-to-Wear Paris Fashion Week

Ann Demeulemeester Spring 2017 Ready-to-Wear Paris Fashion Week Maybe it seems hissy to harp on about punctuality. A tune about “fashion world problems” merits the world’s smallest violin. Yet the team at Ann Demeulemeester is so consistently late—at both menswear and womenswear—that the suspicion that they cultivate extravagant lateness as try-hard affectation becomes more compelling every ...

Melitta Baumeister Spring 2017 Ready-to-Wear Paris Fashion Week

Melitta Baumeister Spring 2017 Ready-to-Wear Paris Fashion Week After three years of constructing innovative garment shapes from industrial materials, Melitta Baumeister has finally made a collection that no longer feels so intimidating. This season marks a turning point for the New York–based designer, whose steadfast approach to stiff volumes has quite likely restricted her from achieving ...

Aganovich Spring 2017 Ready-to-Wear Paris Fashion Week

Aganovich Spring 2017 Ready-to-Wear Paris Fashion Week A reading of Sophie Calle’s stylized exercise in stalking, Suite Vénitienne, opened an Aganovich show that combined magisterial anguish with carefully corralled disarray. Our heroines began their pursuit in ghostly, raw calico: a slish-slashed double-hemmed dress trailed with threads and a second with extravagantly ruched and plucked waves of ...

A.F. Vandevorst Spring 2017 Ready-to-Wear Paris Fashion Week

A.F. Vandevorst Spring 2017 Ready-to-Wear Paris Fashion Week For A.F. Vandevorst’s Spring collection, An Vandevorst and Filip Arickx worked with artist Dirk Braeckman on a short film to bring their designs to life—departing from their usual runway show format. The clip, which features a trio of recalcitrant misfits ranging around the Belgian music festival Pukkelpop, opens ...

Maticevski Spring 2017 Ready-to-Wear Paris Fashion Week

Maticevski Spring 2017 Ready-to-Wear Paris Fashion Week For Spring, there’s a rising tide of chatter around volume in clothing—and the wearability of revived forms and unconventional silhouettes in the day-to-day. We’ve seen it at Marni with gigantic cargo pockets; Jil Sander with statement shoulders; and at last night’s buzzy Jacquemus show with exaggerated shoulders and sleeves. ...