EMERGING TALENTS MILAN SPRING/SUMMER 2021

Fashion Presentation with Show Elements, September 27 and 28, Palazzo Visconti The fashion industry is facing big challenges not only from the production chain, but also consumer demand. Last six months have rapidly changed the way we perceive fashion. As a result of the tremendous chaos and fear many countries chose to close their external borders in an effort to slow the pandemic. From its … Continue reading EMERGING TALENTS MILAN SPRING/SUMMER 2021

TRNDY STUDIOS, A TALK WITH TYMIR BARKSDALE

TRNDY STUDIOS is a young streetwear label focused on high-tech fabrics with a deep underground street culture. Its founder, Tymir Barksdale, has elevated the concept of aesthetic streetwear with strong references to New York City’s street life. The collection has the main focus on diversity and genderless and is composed by unique pieces like sweaters, bomber jackets, hoodies and t-shirts. Interesting details like long sleeves … Continue reading TRNDY STUDIOS, A TALK WITH TYMIR BARKSDALE

SIMON CRACKER RESORT 2021 DIGITAL SHOW: ‘A SEARCH FOR REAL THINGS, STORIES AND EXPERIENCES THAT KEEP MY FEET ON THE GROUND’

SIMON CRACKER RESORT 2021 COLLECTION: A SEARCH FOR REAL THINGS, STORIES AND EXPERIENCES THAT KEEP MY FEET ON THE GROUND.  After spending a period of time in front of a screen to communicate, I want to rediscover the contact, the scent of a home, the warmth of people. I love people and I feed on fragments of life that others share with me. I brought … Continue reading SIMON CRACKER RESORT 2021 DIGITAL SHOW: ‘A SEARCH FOR REAL THINGS, STORIES AND EXPERIENCES THAT KEEP MY FEET ON THE GROUND’

A CHAT WITH ABI LIERHEIMER, CREATIVE DIRECTOR OF BOBBLEHAUS

Founded by Chinese-American Co-Founders Ophelia Chen and Abi Lierheimer, BOBBLEHAUS is a a combination of their heritage with suiting and streetwear. From multicultural to multisensory, BOBBLEHAUS ’s mission is to build the community the founder’s craved for at a younger age and still crave now. Drawing inspiration from New York and Shanghai BOBBLEHAUS partners and collaborates with multidisciplinary design studios, musicians, artists, and philanthropists to … Continue reading A CHAT WITH ABI LIERHEIMER, CREATIVE DIRECTOR OF BOBBLEHAUS

ETHICAL EYEWEAR: A CHAT WITH NESSY KHEM

NESSY KHEM eyewear is timeless and bold brand created for strong characters-legends in nay domain who leave their marks on the world with a sense of purpose, thoughtfulness, and authenticity.  LAUNCHED IN 2018, NESSY KHEM BEGAN WITH A VISION TO BRIDGE THE GAP BETWEEN CLASSIC AND FASHION-FORWARD STYLES WHILE UNCOMPROMISING IN ITS DELIVERY OF QUALITY, DETAIL AND INDIVIDUALITY. No matter how you wear them, sunglasses have … Continue reading ETHICAL EYEWEAR: A CHAT WITH NESSY KHEM

HUMAIN THE BRAND: SLOW FASHION with CAROLINE GARELL

Caroline Garell’s ideas are focused like a crosshair on the issues humanity faces. Now, with the focus on her sustainable fashion label HUMAIN the brand, she is concentrating on slow-fashion and on the responsibility to do her part in cleaning up the beauty of nature around us while still maintaining the allure of fashion. The topic of sustainability in the fashion industry is reaching new … Continue reading HUMAIN THE BRAND: SLOW FASHION with CAROLINE GARELL

COUTURE REPUBLIC: A CHAT WITH RIMA CHERFANE

Rima Cherfane, whose innovative use of craftmanship is broadening the definition of couture, talks to KREEP. Magazine about her mission to expand the label worldwide and outside boundaries of couture by combining tradition and craftsmanship, handwork and modern fabrics.  From T-shirt to Bride, from bedroom to evening, ”RIMA CHERFANE“ is a label that is addressed to the passionate modern women of today.  The label is designed to … Continue reading COUTURE REPUBLIC: A CHAT WITH RIMA CHERFANE

A CHAT WITH HELENA BAJAJ LARSEN

A product of three cultures, France, India and Norway, 24-year old designer Helena Bajaj Larsen is a global designer in more ways than one. Her specialization is in luxury products made from hand-painted textiles spanning across fashion, accessories, wall art and home products. Currently, she works and lives between Paris, Dubai and Delhi.   The brand’s early roots appeared as she presented her senior thesis collection to multiple … Continue reading A CHAT WITH HELENA BAJAJ LARSEN

AŠADY – A CHAT WITH DANA ASADY

Fueled by fortitude, femininity, and fierceness, aŠady is a brand for the everyday woman ready to grab life by its horns–and look good doing it. ”Our designs are powered by bold cuts coupled with intricate embroidery, adding a delicate touch to our pieces: your invincible shield of confidence. At aŠady, we believe you can be both strong and feminine, any day and anywhere. There is no need for compromise.” … Continue reading AŠADY – A CHAT WITH DANA ASADY

ETHICAL FASHION + plus-size: A CHAT WITH LISA AVIVA

Lisa A. Bleviss has designed both men’s and women’s apparel and accessories for private clients, and stores such as Holt Renfrew and Takashimaya. Her work has sold in luxury boutiques and department stores in the U.S.A., Canada & Japan. An emerging luxury brand for sustainably minded women sizes 10+, LISA AVIVA utilizes timeless silhouettes and luxurious fabrics. Slow fashion in clean lines, crafted locally with luxe materials – … Continue reading ETHICAL FASHION + plus-size: A CHAT WITH LISA AVIVA