Next summer better be sunny around the world, to complement a great Spring/Summer 2012 Women’s Collection. The wardrobe is full of prints and colours with green, blue and yellow making appearances all over. The casual-yet-chic sporty styles of Alexander Wang and Marc Jacobs will surely be a hit. The prints resemble a botanic garden, from […]
It’s as if the folks at Jil Sander know that at this time of year, after months of weather too bitchy to go outside but before the spring galas have begun in earnest, we can’t get motivated to step out for anything. How else do you explain a sample sale spread over nine days?
In my not-so-humble opinion, I believe the strongest collections from Women Fall/Winter 2011-2012 Fashion Week(s) came courtesy of those designers and houses that do not obey to fleeting trends, but rather feast on their own imagination and unique DNA. These include a promising first women’s collections by Nicola Formichetti for Thierry Mugler, Thom Browne’s men’s […]
The Fall/Winter 2011-2012 season was a complete surprise, a delightful and often colourful surprise for men. From Milan to Paris, fashion houses and designers played a pivotal role to change what is usually expect of the Fall/Winter wardrobe of layers and dark tones, instead opting for plenty of red, grey (a regular star colour for […]
In what is destined to be one of the best campaigns in 2011, Jil Sander’s Spring/Summer 2011 campaign stars Daria Strokous in the label’s ode to glamorous sixties couture, and is spectacularly captured by Willy Vanderperre. Paying close attention to the stunning bright colours and bold palettes of the Spring collection, he uses the power of […]
The Spring/Summer 2011 men’s collections proved to be quite colourful and inventive; it was overall a scrumptious and exciting season. From Prada’s multi layers of colorful “uniforms”, and Jil Sander’s un-bashful festivity of vivid hues, to the more elegant black-and-white-with-hints-of-earth-tones collection by Dolce&Gabbana and the sophistication of Viktor&Rolf’s forties chic. Here are SQUA.RE’s favorite highlights […]
The Spring/Summer 2011 collections were one of the best seasons the fashion world has witnessed in quite some time. Lavish, ultra colourful, glam are keywords to describe next Spring’s most fabulous collection, with strong seventies, hints of minimalism and Yves Saint Laurent references sited by many designers as fundamental inspirations for the season. Our choices […]
The genius of Raf Simons is that he can take a simple idea and make it extravagant, in impact. This fantastic Spring/Summer collection for Jil Sander is a perfect example of that, as Simons pointed out; it is his reaction to “neo minimalism”, he decided to go “maximal” with bold colours of green, purple and […]