Vignettes at Capsule

The NYC menswear edition invites other design disciplines to take the show beyond fashion

Now in its fifth year, Capsule aims to offer something different than the expected fashion tradeshow. Inspired by the simple idea that expanding one’s awareness beyond their primary industry fosters creativity and progress, this season the New York installment of Capsule introduces “Vignettes,” a set of unique installations that bring together ventures in art, design, literature and beyond for the opportunity to share experiences and …

Capsule: Men’s Spring/Summer 2013

Global themes from the Parisian trade show

On our visit to the menswear portion of the Capsule show in Paris last week, we noticed several emerging themes—while vintage and customization hold a place of honor, along with knitwear, the most significant newsflash seems to be the return of prints (in color!), and a resurgence of short-hemmed pants for summer 2013. Beyond basic customization are the silkscreen-processed pieces made by the audacious Sangue, …