French designer Claire Pignot is the name behind this brand new label, Heinui. Claire lives in Barcelona and actually you may recall her name, she used to do dresses under the name of Cocotte a few years ago. After a hiatus following the birth of her son, when she spent her time doing custom-made clothing and […]
In a perfect timing, (think about the recently launched exhibition at the MET “Punk: Chaos to Couture”) Loewe presented last Tuesday at the Spanish embassy in Tokyo its latest collaboration project: a capsule collection of prèt-a-porter garments designed by Junya Watanabe Commes des Garçons. The interplay of denim and leather that are patent in the casual/luxury garments is featured of […]
It’s all about pulling sad, weird or lonesome objects out of mass produce limbo, giving them new life and long lasting interest. Handmade by Karen von Pederstad, a Norwegian designer that has worked at Martin Margiela in Paris, these pieces of jewellery are the perfect example of a unique statement piece that can make an […]
An impecable short film showcasing Dior‘s new time wear collection “Dior VIII” and its new models: Dior Grand Soir, La D de Dior, Chiffre Rouge, Dior Christal and an exclusive new Dior Inversé 8 1⁄4 calibre, with new oscillating weights and weights set with ornamental stone petals.
With this cryptic name, the Spanish brand p[pi:] presents a series of handmade bags with the collaboration of La Casita de Wendy. In a soft palette, the geometric designs are hand-made,one of a kind. The quilt is made of cotton and leather bags have also interesting details like handles and removable straps that let you change […]
What do you think about these pieces from Cédric Charlier’s spring collection ? The Belgian designer, who earlier worked with Céline, Lanvin and Cacharel, created these artistic designs for his new brand. I like the depth and the movement of the patterns. And yes, I want those pants!
A request by a faithful customer was the inspiration for this elegant modern version of the Scott Fitzgerald’s bag. Evan was looking for a handbag to offer to his girlfriend’s for her birthday (she’s a writer). Keeping an eye on the internet for this special present, he bumped into a very single item: Scott Fitzgerald’s genuine bag, embossed […]
The recently launched See by Chloé perfume is a youthful and happy fragrance, a cool accessory for the fans of Chloé’s petit line. The fruity floral notes are revealed by a multi-faceted bottle that includes a cute silver ring. Don’t miss their campaign website www.seebychloe-fragrance.com and try the See by Chloé app to create your own videos. The idea is […]
Even though the trend in countries like China, South Corea or Russia is to use more and more fur (U.S. exports of mink pelts to China jumped to a record $215.5 million last year according to Reuters), I’m happy to see that there is a counter trend on this. In collaboration with WWF France, Boudicca (the London designer’s collective) designed a limited edition […]