UK menswear’s reigning intellectual designer is Hussein Chalayan. That was true again this season, since his collection was a meditation on the idea that foreign powers can influence the mind of colonized countries.
One would be forgiven for considering this weekend’s London Fashion Week as the Last Fashion Show, as the industry braces for the very real risk of a Brexit no deal and the likelihood of a slow but sure front-row exit.
A mini master-class in experimental tailoring from Hussein Chalayan on Sunday morning, a reminder that even as he celebrates his 25th anniversary as a designer this gent keeps on coming up with path-breaking ideas.
Yoox Net-A-Porter Group (YNAP) and Bloomsbury on Wednesday announced a partnership to make “rare fashion show footage pre-dating the rise of digital formats” available to the educational market for the first time.”