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Jon Hamm on Cover GQ UK September 2014 Issue | Hamm, You Give Me Fever!

Jon Hamm Covers GQ UK-’Mad Men’ actor Jon Hamm covers the coveted September issue of GQ UK, posing poolside for photographer Gavin Bond. Dressed in dappersuiting, which is not out of the ordinary after a seven season run on ‘Mad Men’ playing Don Draper, Hamm talks to the magazine about what’s next. Explaining the path to success post ‘Mad […]

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XLarge 2014 Spring/Summer Video Lookbook

  “Streetwear mainstay XLARGE returns to our viral pages today to preview its forthcoming 2014 spring/summer collection with a lookbook video. A strong offering as any, this range sees the brand’s typical grouping of graphical tops with the addition of some choice headwear pieces and a camouflaged rain jacket. For a closer look at what is available, […]

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Espionage 2014 Spring/Summer “Silent Majority For Peace” Lookbook

“Korean mainstay Espionage presents its latest collection of military-inspired garb for Spring/Summer 2014. Dubbed “Silent Majority For Peace,” the new range takes its influences from the likes of the 1979 film Norma Rae and the music of Rage Against the Machine to tell the story of Thich Quang Duc, a Vietnamese Mahayana Buddhist monk who burned himself to death […]

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Parka London Spring/Summer 2014 Collection

This is the second collection from the London-based design collective Parka London, offering up a range of light, water-resistant spring outerwear. The pieces range from unlined effortless throw-on jackets, to more technical fisherman wear parkas constructed with handpicked luxury fabrics such as double woven cottons and performance nylons. Parka London is typically associated with practical rainwear, […]

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Sneezer Parade Spring/Summer 2014 Lookbook

A lot of what I have been posting lately hasn’t quite been ready to wear. These new looks by Sneezer Parade are totally doable for the ‘street smart’ dresser. Korea’s Sneezer Parade release their Spring/Summer 2014 lookbook. The collection is a mash of grunge, street, and prep with 1950s newsboy, an extremely wide range of styles put […]

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Georgina Vendrell Fall/Winter 2014 Runway

Thoughts: 1.Clean lines 2. Modern amish 3. Hmm comfy leather 4. Seeing a lot of pegged pants this season that look like coat sleeves. Georgina Vendrell presented her Fall/Winter 2014 collection during 080 Barcelona Fashion, based on contrasts, on the dual, on the union of opposites resulting in harmony and balance. The mixture of materials, the contrast of textures and […]

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Brain&Beast Fall/Winter 2014 Uses Splendid Model Choices for the Runway

I have two comments: Love the model choices! And 2, please somebody buy me the blue sweatshirt with the heart on it. Brain&Beast presented its Fall/Winter 2014 collection during 080 Barcelona Fashion. Entiled “ROMANTIK“, the collection is an “exercise in sensory memory that evokes past present and future, possible and impossible loves, a collection of memories, not […]

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Well-Strung: The Singing String Quartet Returns to Feinstein’s at the Nikko: APRIL 3 – 6, 2014

FOUR PERFORMANCES ONLY! APRIL 3 – 6, 2014 San Francsico: One Direction step aside, there’s a new kind of boy band on the circuit! After two sold-out engagements in December 2013, Feinstein’s at the Nikko welcomes the return of all-male string quartet Well-Strung: The Singing String Quartet for four performances – Thursday, April 3 (8 p.m.);Friday, April 4 (8 p.m.); Saturday, April 5 (7 p.m.); […]

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Junya Watanabe Fall/Winter 2014: “Futuristic 1970s Punk” = Bad Hair, Great Clothes

So it appears the future of punk will have bad hair, but great clothes.   Junya Watanbe Fall/Winter 2014 seems to take inspiration from the 1970s cult classic, A Clockwork Orange. Punk meets futuristic Britain in an array of tophats and double-breasted coats styled with colorful, choppy hair. Watanabe’s signature patched denim and multi-pocket outerwear are eccentric […]

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Belstaff Fall/Winter 2014 Collection Gives Hat Tip to 1960s British Motorcycling

I want scratch and sniff button for this collection: leather, gasoline and the open road. For Fall/Winter 2014, Belstaff pays tribute to the British motorcycle riders of the 1965 International Six Day Trial Race. Basing the collection on functionality, the brand takes classic archival pieces and modernizes them with updated details, like riding suits with wet-weather parks […]

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KISS for John Varvatos Spring/Summer 2014: Video

Never say never.   John Varvatos feature KISS in the new Spring/Summer 2014 advertising campaign, which was inspired by the notorious album “Dressed to Kill“. The black and white images were shot by famed Rock photographer Danny Clinch in DUMBO, Brooklyn and depict the band members in timeless John Varvatos tailored clothing. fuckingyoung.es Describing the inspiration for the advertising campaign, John […]

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Mmm Beardy! Duchamp Fall/Winter 2014

Celebrating its 25th anniversary this year, Duchamp presents their Fall/Winter 2014 collection at London Collections: Men. This collection focuses around luxury lifestyles; the Jet setting Rogue, the Artist, the Country Gent, the Alpinista and the Entertainer. Bringing to the forefront a dapper Duchamp man who is adventurous, sophisticated, international and refined.

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SADAK Spring/Summer 2014 Lookbook: Modern, Sophisticated Raver with Great Taste Perhaps?

  Modern, sophisticated raver with great prints ands taste “SADAK‘s Spring/Summer 2014 “in liminal space” collection, designed by Sasa Kovacevic embarks on a journey from Japan to Serbia. Mixing serbian hip hop subculture and japanese traditional dress, with a strong interest in serbian 19th century embroidery, japanese silk painting and serbian ethnography, the collection mixes […]

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Chelsea Bravo Spring/Summer 2014 Lookbook: My New Around the House Look

Now that’s a suuuuper drop crotch! ” Chelsea Bravo‘s Spring/Summer 2014 collection was inspired by “dysfunctional emotion, geometric architecture, including the work of artist and architect Junya Ishigam, and Central African dress”. ‘Dysfunction‘ is a timeless collection that does not bow to and breaks seasonal boundaries and rules. The collection acts as a presentation of […]

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Jacket Required 2014 Spring/Summer Collection

When are as fine as this model, you kind of make anything look good.   “To coincide with the upcoming Jacket Required exhibition hosted in London, we are presented with a new photo editorial previewing key pieces from some of the brands that will be in attendance. The images offered up touch on an assortment of patterned […]

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Trine Lindegaard Spring/Summer 2014 Lookbook: Love & Freedom

“For SS14 Trine Lindegaard ran a workshop in collaboration with the charity Fine Cell Work in one of the UK’s biggest prisons. The prisoners were taking part of the whole creative process of developing the collection. The inmates were fantastically creative and took the FREEDOM brief to heart, which resulted in their thoughts and ideas being showcased […]

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Aiden Shaw Featured in Uniforms for the Dedicated Spring/Summer 2014 Campaign

We are starting to think that everything Aiden Shaw touches turns to gold. “Uniforms for the Dedicated is back for Spring/Summer 2014 with bold prints and splashes of bright, summery colors. The prints were inspired by abstract art and splatters of paint, all of which Uniforms for the Dedicated designed in-house. Still very classic pieces like the turtleneck knit, double-breasted […]