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Kenzo spirits Paris on jungle safari

July 1, 2012
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Kenzo spirits Paris on jungle safari

AFP Relax News – 38 mins ago Kenzo whisked Paris to the jungles of Southeast Asia on Saturday with a retro-tinted men’s look of safari suits and animal prints cut out for the urban adventurer. Design duo Humberto Leon and Carol Lim took their cue from the 1970s jungle period of the house’s Japanese founder Kenzo...

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Dior Homme: Masterly Minimal

June 30, 2012
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Dior Homme: Masterly Minimal

By Godfrey Deeny | Fashion Wire Daily – 17 mins ago Light was the name of the latest Dior Homme menswear show; lean was its silhouette and illustrious the mood in what was probably Kris Van Assche‘s most accomplished collection for the famed Paris house. Created mostly in a novel Pacific blue, this spring 2013 collection...

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Givenchy’s Religious Ecstasy

June 30, 2012
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Givenchy’s Religious Ecstasy

By Godfrey Deeny | Fashion Wire Daily – 14 mins ago No other designer in fashion today manages to inject as many of his personal obsessions into his fashion as Riccardo Tisci, whose runway display for the house of Givenchy on Friday, June 29, in Paris was the most memorable moment of the Continental season so...

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Louis Vuitton’s Very Active Travelers

June 29, 2012
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Louis Vuitton’s Very Active Travelers

By Godfrey Deeny | Fashion Wire Daily – 17 mins ago It takes guts and a more than a little chutzpah to move a luxury behemoth into pretty radically new territory but that’s exactly what Kim Jones did in his latest men’s spring 2013 collection for Louis Vuitton, which boldly took the giant luxury brand into...

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Footballer fashion at Paris menswear

June 29, 2012
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Footballer fashion at Paris menswear

AFP Relax News – 6 hrs ago Who said football and fashion made an unlikely match? A Brazilian designer set out to prove the opposite in Paris Friday with a menswear line looking ahead to the 2014 World Cup in his home country. Paris-based Gustavo Lins teamed up with a Brazilian sportswear brand, Penalty, to create...

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Dolce & Gabbana launching debut couture line

June 28, 2012
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Dolce & Gabbana launching debut couture line

AFP Relax News – 4 hrs ago Dolce & Gabbana will showcase a small collection of couture clothing for the first time July 9, following in the footsteps of fellow Italian houses to embrace the higher end of the market such as Armani and Versace. Following recent rumors on the matter, the label confirmed June 27...

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In the mood of Juun.J: ‘For my Spring/Summer collection 2013, I was inspired by the 1940s’

June 28, 2012
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In the mood of Juun.J: ‘For my Spring/Summer collection 2013, I was inspired by the 1940s’

AFP Relax News – 5 hrs ago In honor of Paris Menswear Fashion Week (June 27-July 1), Relaxnews catches up with Korean designer Juun.J, who will showcase his Spring/Summer 2013 collection June 29. Here, the creative shares his style secrets and sources of inspiration — revealing that inspiration for his new collection didn’t come from any...

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‘World’s longest fashion show’ kicks off in Paris

June 27, 2012
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‘World’s longest fashion show’ kicks off in Paris

AFP Relax News – 2 hrs 41 mins ago Three days and two nights in a Paris art gallery windowfront, with books and passers-by for company, a male model got settled in Wednesday for what is being billed as the longest-ever fashion show. Scott Sternberg, founder of the fast-growing US label Band Of Outsiders, took over...

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Milan Menswear Fashion Week: color blocking and sportswear dominate top trends

June 27, 2012
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Milan Menswear Fashion Week: color blocking and sportswear dominate top trends

AFP Relax News – 2 hrs 17 mins ago Gucci, Versace and Prada were among the big names presenting their Spring/Summer 2013 menswear collections during Milan Menswear Fashion Week June 23-26, with Roman gladiators and British dandies offering a source of style inspiration for key emerging trends. Sportswear Wrestling was a key influence at the Versace...

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Giorgio Armani Gets Smoothly Sporty

June 26, 2012
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Giorgio Armani Gets Smoothly Sporty

By Godfrey Deeny | Fashion Wire Daily – 10 mins ago Welcome to the new sporting chic. On Tuesday, June 26, the final day of the Italian menswear season, Giorgio Armani presented an entire collection devoted to the concept of gentlemanly sports style. Though the designer opened with some brilliantly cut news casual suits – cut...

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