The Vine

Where To Get Your Activewear Fix This Spring

Activewear, Sportswear, Athleisure, Sports, Fashion, Style, Trends, Lane Crawford, Zara Sport, Ivy Park, Zairie Dream Leggings, Beyonce

Up until a few years ago Lululemon pretty much had the monopoly on fashionable gymwear. Now everyone has jumped on the athleisurewear bandwagon from designer houses and emerging designers to fast fashion chains.

This month Hong Kong has finally caught on with a slew of new launches worth chec[......]

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D'Men

Forward Thinkers: Abasi Rosborough Men’s Wear

Abasi Rosborough, Men's Wear, Designers, New York, Abdul Abasi, Greg Rosborough, Fashion, Style, Spring/Summer 2016

Abasi Rosborough Spring/Summer 2016 collection

Overthinking a design can be a blessing or curse for any designer but in the case of New York based label, Abasi Rosborough, it’s helped them carve a niche in the already crowded men’s wear market.

Abdul Abasi and Greg Rosborough are American[......]

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Features

Francesco Russo: The Shoe Designer Everyone Needs to Know

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I can clearly remember the first time I discovered shoe designer Francesco Russo. I was walking down a quiet street in Paris when I stumbled upon his jewel box of a store (you can only enter by pressing a bell). His designs were unlike anything I’d seen before – sleek, pared back yet perfectly b[......]

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Features

A Conversation with Lady Amanda Harlech, Chanel Co-Collaborator and Style Icon

Coversation, Lady Amanda Harlech, Chanel, Karl Lagerfeld, Style Icon, Fashion, Autumn/Winter 2016, Paris, Interview


Amanda Harlech by Karl Lagerfeld

As the saying goes, behind every great man is an equally great woman. For legendary designer Karl Lagerfeld, that title (pardon the pun) goes to Lady Amanda Harlech. Since 1996, the British aristocrat has worked by his side as a trusted confidant and creative co[......]

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D'Style

What’s Hot and What’s Not This Week…

What's Hot, What's Not, Fashion, Style, Trends, Spring/Summer 2016, Vetements, Givenchy

HOT
Lingerie-style dresses
Who else is obsessed with Celine and Givenchy’s slip dresses?

Lace up tops
This trend started on skirts and has now moved upwards courtesy of designers like Pucci.

Camera bags
It fits in with the grunge vibe happening this season.

The luxe hoody
It’s been[......]

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D'Lust

Brand to Know: Paper London

Brand to Know, Paper London, Trends, Fashion, Style, Spring/Summer 2016, Netaporter

This summer we are advocating easy, breezy dressing (how else can you survive the humidity?) and Paper London fits the bill. Founded by Central Saint Martin’s graduate, Kelly Townsend, the brand dictates efforless yet polished dressing with plenty of easy-to-wear shapes that still make a stateme[......]

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The Vine

Take A Bow: A Retrospective of Hedi Slimane’s Tenure at Saint Laurent

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Hedi Slimane (photo courtesy)

So the rumours were true. Earlier today luxury conglomerate Kering confirmed that designer Hedi Slimane is leaving the house of Saint Laurent after four years as creative director. For some in the industry it was a welcome relief. Others, meanwhile, are mourning[......]

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Features

Interview: Five Minutes with Shoe Designer Paul Andrew

Interview, Five Minutes, Shoe Designer, Paul Andrew, Fashion, Shoes, Footwear, Accessories, Spring/Summer 2016, Hong Kong, Style

While we all love to make a statement with our footwear, there’s still something alluring about a pair of shoes that are timeless and beautifully made. For that we head to New York based cobbler, Paul Andrew, who has made style, fit and craftsmanship his MO.

Paul, who is based in New York, la[......]

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D'Style

Five Items to Add to Your Spring Wardrobe

Five Items, Spring Wardrobe, Spring/Summer 2016, fashion, Trends, Style, Bomber jacket, Mules, Statement Shirt, Off the Shoulder, Slip Dress

From left to right: Celine, Calvin Klein, 3.1 Phillip Lim, Jacquemus

So we all know that the concept of “trends” is outdated, but what we do advocate is investing in new staples each season that look au current and fresh.

With that in mind we’ve picked five must have items to add to your s[......]

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D'Lust

Brand To Know: Les Animaux

Brand to Know, Les Animaux, Fashion, Style, London, Trends, Shirts, Hong Kong, Spring/Summer 2016

Just in case you haven’t received the memo, the updated button down shirt is set to be the must-have item for spring/summer 2016. While every designer brand has their own version from Sacai to Roland Mouret, Les Animaux’s styles are also worth checking out for their unique silhouettes.

Making[......]

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