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Kiton Spring 2017 Menswear on Bessd

Wednesday, June 22, 2016

Kiton Spring 2017 Menswear Antonio De Matteis, CEO of Kiton, has noticed an interesting thing. “Among our customers, the younger ones are buying more formal and the older ones are buying more sportswear.” Eh? What makes that sentence make sense is the level of the Kiton proposition. And that level is high. Most Kiton customers are ...

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Jil Sander Spring 2017 Menswear on Bessd

Wednesday, June 22, 2016

Jil Sander Spring 2017 Menswear “I wanted to convey a sense of relaxed lightness,” said designer Rodolfo Paglialunga backstage after Jil Sander’s Spring men’s show. He tried to bring a natural ease to the quite strict house codes, without betraying their substantial legacy. Lines were clean, bordering on the severe, with an almost purist bent. Paglialunga ...

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Dsquared2 Spring 2017 Menswear on Bessd

Wednesday, June 22, 2016

Dsquared2 Spring 2017 Menswear Let’s start at the bottom. Those platforms represented 6 inches of lift and came in silver paneled black calfskin or spangled with star paillettes. They were giddy and Ziggy and got the audience giggly. Dean and Dan Caten said backstage that the footwear had defined their casting for this show. “We ...

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Antonio Marras Spring 2017 Menswear on Bessd

Tuesday, June 21, 2016

Antonio Marras Spring 2017 Menswear Antonio Marras ditched the catwalk this season, choosing to show his Spring men’s collection in September during Milan Fashion Week, alongside his women’s. He opted for a small preview instead, held at Circolo Marras, his poetic showroom hidden in a leafy Milanese courtyard. The space also serves as a store, selling ...

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Marc Jacobs Spring 2017 Menswear on Bessd

Tuesday, June 21, 2016

Marc Jacobs Spring 2017 Menswear Karl Aberg, the archly entertaining actuator of Marc Jacobs’s vision for Marc Jacobs menswear, acknowledged this evening that next Spring’s collection was as closely aligned to women’s Resort as it has been recently. You only needed to recognize the MTV logo to see that, and it was here in sequins ...

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Calvin Klein Collection Spring 2017 Menswear on Bessd

Tuesday, June 21, 2016

Calvin Klein Collection Spring 2017 Menswear Calvin Klein is in a strange situation for Spring. Actually, it’s not that strange: house sans creative director holds the fort for a season or few with the uncredited, somewhat unloved anonymous mass of the “design team” before unveiling its splashy new hire. It’s becoming the oldest story in the ...

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