“Once I got up to like 110,000 followers it grew on its own. I’m getting like a thousand to two thousand every day.” Are any of them famous? He thinks for a second. “I don’t know if any famous people follow me, but their daughters definitely do.”Click to Continue!
Paris Fashion Week Autumn Winter 2015, and the European menswear season as a whole, is officially done and dusted. Right now in Paris the Haute Couture collections are being shown, and shortly after that, the entire fashion world as a whole will decamp for New York Fashion Week, which starts on February the 12th. It’s all happening. So without further ado, these my top picks from our week in Paris.Click to Continue!
I couldn’t exactly interview Tommy Ton and Adam Katz Sinding without talking to the father of streestyle blogs himself, The Sartorialist, aka Scott Schuman. So on Saturday afternoon, after the Dior Homme show had finished, we caught a car from way out in the 15th Arrondissement to the centre of Paris, and talked the entire way about all sorts of interesting things, including how he differentiates himself from the next generation of streestyle photographers and his take on the cult of Chiara Ferragni. But first, I asked him about his relationship with Garance Doré, and more specifically, about how it began on social media and ended on social media. His honesty was refreshing.Click to Continue!
Repeat something enough times and I’ll absorb it in the end. For as long as I can remember, whenever my Dad has seen a photo he likes, he’s said, “It looks like a still from a film.” If it’s a photo he really likes, he’ll say, “It looks like a still from a French film.” And if it’s a photo he loves, he’ll say, “It looks like a still from a 1960s French film.” What better way then, to pay homage to mon père, ce héros, in his favourite city in the world, than by attempting to do just that.Click to Continue!
Virgil Abloh is the modern-day renaissance man. He’s Kanye West’s creative director; he owns the Chicago concept store RSVP Gallery; he DJs parties all over the world; and he designs and runs his luxury streetwear label Off-White. No doubt connected to his success is the fact that he’s also a natural born communicator.Click to Continue!