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JACKETS
KOREA
SPRING
WOMENSWEAR
APPAREL
SS15
KOREAN DESIGNERS
LIE SANG BONG
LIE SS15
Veteran designer Lie Sang Bong has been injecting the avant-garde into the bloodstream of Korean fashion since the '80s. Now his son, Lee Chung Chung—a Central Saint Martins alum—takes the reins in his own offshoot, LIE. Having made its debut in 2013...
MULTIMEDIA ART
INTERACTIVE INSTALLATIONS
LONDON FASHION WEEK
SOUTH AFRICAN DESIGNERS
TRANSMEDIA EXPERIENCE
Universal Assembly Unit at London Fashion Week
The spotlight is on South Africa this week, as Design Indaba is set to start. But it’s not just in its homeland that South African design is on display; in London, the country was one of 29 taking part in the International Fashion Showcase during...
FASHION
KNITWEAR
INTERVIEW
STUDIO VISIT
INDEPENDENT DESIGNERS
BROOKLYN DESIGNERS
Interview: Knitwear Designer Kim Haller
When you enter knitwear designer Kim Haller’s Brooklyn studio, you are also entering her home. A career consultant for international luxury brands like Calvin Klein and Derek Lam, Haller transformed the ground floor of her charming townhouse into...
SCULPTURE
EYEWEAR
NYC
GLASSES
PRODUCTION
WARBY PARKER
ACETATE
BASSO COLLECTION
Warby Parker Basso Collection
Building on their reputation for pushing boundaries in the eyewear game, NYC-based Warby Parker launches a new line that employs a production technique previously unused in the space. The Basso Collection is named for the Italian sculpting technique...
INTERVIEWS
COSMETICS
MAKEUP
ENTREPRENEURSHIP
BEHIND THE SCENES
CONVENIENT DESIGN
TRAVEL SIZED
WORKING WOMEN
Behind the Scenes with Stowaway Cosmetics
When NYC-based Stowaway Cosmetics launched last week, it was clear that founders Chelsa Crowley and Julie Fredrickson hit the nail on the head when designing their pocket-sized, essentialist makeup line. Barely a week into production, Stowaway has...
FASHION
VINTAGE
JAPAN
RECYCLED
FABRIC
VIDEO
COLLECTION
CHV
JAPANESE TEXTILES
Cool Hunting Video: Sri Threads
NYC's five boroughs are full of hidden treasures. From bars concealed by phone booths to unbelievable dim sum, it is nearly impossible to chart all the magic the city creates. We recently spent some time with Stephen Szczepanek, owner of Sri Threads...
DENIM
INTERVIEWS
CLOTHING
DESIGNERS
ADVERTORIAL
MENSWEAR
STYLE
LEVI'S
Interview: Paul O'Neill of Levi's Vintage Clothing
As the originator of the classic American blue jean, Levi's is a brand built on quality and function with a steady vision of the past, present and future of apparel. Though our sights are most often focused forward, towards the latest in innovation...
DIY
BROOKLYN
ORGANIC
HEALTH
SKINCARE
INTERVIEW
NATURAL SKINCARE
WELLBEING
HAIRCARE
ALL-NATURAL BEAUTY
BEAUTY PRODUCTS
DIY Tips with Adina Grigore's Skin Cleanse Book
Demystifying skincare is often overwhelming, frustrating and expensive—with new miracle formulas and elixirs constantly being added to the inifinite list of "must-haves." And considering that most of these proclaimed panaceas don't even contain the...
SUSTAINABLE FASHION
HEALTH GOTH
YOUNG DESIGNERS
MADE IN NY
ANDROGYNOUS
AVANT-GARDE FASHION
BROOKLYN DESIGNERS
TRANSFORMABLE CLOTHING
Interview: Jessica Lapidos of TILLYandWILLIAM
The fashion industry seems inherently designed to form addiction; as soon as you perfect your wardrobe to suit the demands of a particular season's style, a new era is ushered in. It's a vicious cycle that is costly to people and the environment...
BAGS
ACCESSORIES
ARTISTS
BRITISH
COLLABORATION
AUSTRALIAN
CLUTCH
HATTIE STEWART
POPPY LISSIMAN
Poppy Lissiman + Hattie Stewart Collaboration Clutches
Perth-based Poppy Lissiman has been making her clientele happy for some time with her super-bold and bright clutch creations. Relying heavily on striking motifs—eyeballs, dollar signs, lips and love-hearts—and plenty of metallics and sparkles, Lissiman...
SPORTSWEAR
KICKSTARTER
APPAREL
CASUAL
MADE IN NYC
ATHLETIC APPAREL
FASHION STARTUPS
Pivotte Performance-Wear for Women on the Go
Lines for stylish, attractive and utilitarian men’s lifestyle-to-gym wear are becoming increasingly common. But for women, the selection is much skimpier, especially if you are looking for versatile pieces that are not overtly sporty. Evelyn Frison...
KICKSTARTER
LA
MADE IN AMERICA
INDEPENDENT DESIGNERS
CROWD FUNDING
HERITAGE FASHION
MADE TO LAST
The Quarter Century Pant
Few things are more frustrating than finding that perfect pair of pants, only to have them shrink, rip or fray within months of first putting them on. Californian company RPMWEST has decided to take action; with the idea of rugged, long-lasting American...
BEAUTY
SEX
SKINCARE
VALENTINES DAY
NATURAL SKINCARE
HAIRCARE
VALENTINES DAY 2015
Touchable From Top to Toe for Valentine's Day
Valentine’s Day is an invitation to touch somebody you care about—whether metaphorically or literally. No matter how the day is spent, celebrating it with flowers, cocktails, love notes or something more unconventional—the end game for many is about...
DENIM
JEANS
WOMENSWEAR
UPCYCLING
VINTAGE JEANS
RECYLING
HIGH RISE
RE/DUN: Vintage Jeans With a Modern Fit
The biggest problem with shopping for vintage jeans is that tailoring is usually a requirement, further extending the initial commitment of both time and money. Uniting storied denim with a contemporary silhouette is LA's new womenswear brand RE...
BROOKLYN
ACCESSORIES
BELTS
MEN'S STYLE
ITALIAN FABRICS
Muston & Co. Italian Fabric Belts
It often seems like there is little room for men to reflect their personality in dress attire. Dress shirts stay primarily the same. Suits vary by cut and color, but straying too far from the norm can timestamp an outfit in a way that may lead to...
FINLAND
SKINCARE
HELSINKI
ORGANIC SKINCARE
NATURAL SKINCARE
MOISTURIZERS
Supermood: Holistic Skincare from Finland
The newest natural-focused skincare line on our radar is currently only sold only in Finland and Sweden, but that didn't stop us from digging deeper into Helsinki-based Supermood and getting a hold of a few products to test. With some meant to be...
LONDON
CYCLING
WOOL
MENSWEAR
SUITS
MADE IN ITALY
BIKE COMMUTING
CYCLING APPAREL
HUEZ*
Movement-Minded Suiting by Huez*
For all the sartorial advancements in bike commuting apparel, producing a suit that can truly crossover from the bike lane to the boardroom has eluded most designers. Where a taped-seam, zippered pocket or smattering of visible reflectivity (however...
CANADA
TORONTO
ROOTS
VARSITY JACKETS
WINTER JACKETS
Roots' Customizable Varsity Jackets
For over 40 years, family-owned Canadian apparel and accessories brand Roots has produced top quality, hand-crafted apparel and accessories with comfort in mind. Now, they're letting customers voice their own aesthetic choices with a customizable...
TOKYO
FASHION
PHOTOGRAPHY
AMSTERDAM
DENIM
JAPAN
NYC
LEVI'S
LA
DOCUMENTARY
SHOPS
INTERVIEW
SF
INDIGO
BLUE JEANS
The Denim Dudes Guide to the World's Best Jeans
Amy Leverton’s passion for denim has seen her journey across the globe to find the latest, oldest and most unique denim looks around, be they vintage wonders or the very newest threads from Japan. Her upcoming book, "Denim Dudes" showcases a number...
OUTDOORS
NEW ZEALAND
LUGGAGE
WOOL
MENSWEAR
WATERPROOF
PACKS
COMMUTING
FASHION DESIGN
ALCHEMY EQUIPMENT
OUTDOOR GOODS
SCHOELLER
Design Ingenuity from New Zealand: Alchemy Equipment
The concept of alchemy likely conjures images of robe-wearing bearded outcasts toiling away in a cluttered workshop over illuminati-esque texts as they attempt (fruitlessly) to transfigure the everyday into the extraordinary. Building on the alchemic...
FASHION
LIMITED EDITION
COLLABORATIONS
BOOTS
ANNIVERSARY
NON-PROFIT
CLARKS
BRITISH DESIGNERS
ANTI-WAR
ICONIC STYLE
Clarks 65th Anniversary Desert Boots
by Caroline Kinneberg Clarks’ original Desert Boots have been appropriated throughout history by a surprisingly diverse range of subcultures. A member of the Clarks family first designed them in 1950, inspired by a pair of boots spotted at a bazaar...
AUSTRALIA
WALLETS
LEATHER
HANDMADE
STYLE
CAMO
LEATHER GOODS
CAMERA ACCESSORIES
Tailfeather Leather Goods
Drawing inspiration from Australia's storied landscape, Tailfeather was founded in 2010 by a husband and wife team with the simple goal of creating timeless, well-crafted leather goods. With their recent workshop move from Tallarook to the Bellarine...
JEWELRY
LA
ETHICALLY SOURCED
MINIMAL DESIGN
14K GOLD
ETHICAL DIAMONDS
TIMELESS STYLE
Vrai & Oro Fine Jewelry
A timeless piece of jewelry not only stands on its own, but also effortlessly complements all other accessories as they fall in and out of fashion. This is exactly what Vanessa Stofenmacher and Chelsea Nicholson had in mind when they started Vrai...
SPORTS
WINTER
ADVERTORIAL
MENSWEAR
STYLE
USA
SPONSORED
APPAREL
NFL
CH Picks: Timeless NFL Apparel
From capital F fashion houses to emerging streetwear brands, we've seen sport-inspired imagery enter the world of men's style across all levels in the past few seasons. Whether it's high-end mesh jerseys, handmade leather footballs or iconic high...
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