London is not afraid to be kitschy, and one show invitation in particular caught our attention. Welsh milliner Robyn Coles had a presentation and here's why it piqued our interest:. And how better to ensure the fashionista's focus rests solely on these stunning creations with no danger of distraction by scarves, sashes or shirts?
A barometer of the fashion industry right now shows the outlook as unsettled at best and volatile and stormy at worst, but with a long-term forecast for brighter times. An area of high atmospheric pressure from consumers has swept in just as cataclysmic changes are taking hold in the digital space, and the combination means the world of high fashion is at a tipping point. Kanye West opened New York fashion week with a Madison Square Garden spectaclelaunching his Yeezy Season 3 collection and releasing his latest album, to an audience of 18, editors, buyers, celebrity pals and paying members of the public.
This paper inquires into the organizing of fashion shows through bodily movements. To do so we must first link bodily movements to the concept of embodiment, but despite obvious connections, these analogous theoretical spheres have not been sufficiently connected within the field of organization studies. This paper argues that we cannot understand the complexity of fashion show organizing without first critically reflecting on the relationship between embodiment and bodily movements. Empirically, this paper engages with a site where such relationships are intensified and discusses the relevance and even the return of classical theories of working bodies to contemporary organization studies.
The presentation left the audience on the edge of their seats with its theatrics, including the continuation of the penis exploitation trend initiated by Rick Owens during Men's Fashion Week Paris. The nude model left spectators in awe as he strutted down the runway in a shimmering, crocodile printed cape, sporting nothing underneath but a golden jewel embezzled snake wrapped around his penis. While there was never a display of full frontal nudity due to the placement of the model's hand, IMG halted the live broadcast, pulled the footage from the internet and refuses to syndicate the video because of its controversial content.
IN the days of blithe racial assumptions, flesh crayons were the color of white people. The decision by manufacturers to ignore whole segments of humanity went unchallenged for decades before the civil rights movement came along and nonwhite consumers started demanding their place on the color wheel. Nowadays the cultural landscape is well populated with actors, musicians, media moguls and candidates for the American presidency drawn from the 30 percent of the American population that is not white.
The Fall shows may have come and gone, but the debate around model casting is far from over. Young models are nothing new. Still, sweeping change has come to the modeling industry in the past two years.
The model has been suspiciously absent from the European catwalks. Which has us asking — where in the world is Kendall Jenner? She even missed walking in Balmain, where her sisters Kim and Kourtney and her mom Kris sat front row.
An entirely new and exciting day dawned for one more round of fashion shows of the Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Russiawith collections ranging from classically chic and timeless, to new and exciting ventures into the would of experimental and young fashion. This year, glo is going to support the shows of 9 young foreign designers. The brand is most concerned with its sartorial techniques and it really showed - palazzo trousers and coats featured beautiful graphic prints in the style of Kandinsky or Mondrian, and the oversized pant legs brought to mind the sandy dunes of Morocco.