• JieDa Men's Fall 2020

    3 days ago - By WWD

    To mark the brand's debut in Milan, Japanese designer Hiroyuki Fujita injected sartorial elements into its signature retro-athletic aesthetic, playing with sharp cuts and unfinished details in boxy vests layered over hoodies and employing denim and iridescent and tie-dyed velvet fabrics to craft oversize knits, shirts and flared pants.
    WWD Critique: Although it looked cohesive and offered some sparks, the collection missed that extra effort an international runway debut demands.
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  • A-COLD-WALL* Adopts a Mature New Vision for FW20

    A-COLD-WALL* Adopts a Mature New Vision for FW20

    3 days ago - By Hypebeast

    A-COLD-WALL* 's first-ever show at Milan Fashion Week showcased a new, grown-up direction for the Samuel Ross -helmed imprint for Fall/Winter 2020. It's FW20 presentation marked five years since the brand was started, and to celebrate this milestone, Ross welcomed a new figure for A-COLD-WALL*'s direction: "a working man at the heart of his community, whether as artisan, writer, sculptor or industrial designer." The collection was refined and presented A-COLD-WALL* as you've never seen it before. Naturally, there was a bevy of technically-indebted looks on show - something the brand...
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  • A-Cold-Wall Men's Fall 2020

    3 days ago - By WWD

    The London-based Samuel Ross took his show on the road to Milan, but that wasn't the only change: This brand, which launched with streetwear, is growing up and moving on with tailored pieces, including an inky teal bathrobe coat, a series of boxy shirt jackets in crinkly cotton and tailored suit in a zingy shade of cobalt. “A designer needs a new proposition, and this is my way of maturing the brand, it's my ode to men's wear,” said an enthusiastic Ross backstage.
    WWD Critique: Ross made the transition from street to tailoring with finesse, proof that he's no one-trick designer. He should...
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