Disobedient Bodies – JW Anderson curates the Hepworth Wakefield

Buffered by a main road and industrial estates on one side, and a river on the other, is The Hepworth in Wakefield – a rough concrete beacon of art, below brooding grey skies. This year has seen it hosts its first ever fashion-related exhibition, JW Anderson Curates the Hepworth Wakefield, drawing the industry and localsContinue reading “Disobedient Bodies – JW Anderson curates the Hepworth Wakefield”

LOVE Magazine: Bucket hats and pylons: Lou Stoppard and Adam Murray explore ‘The North’ in Fashion

The Stone Roses and bucket hats. Pills at the Hacienda. Pylons and power stations. The North of England is the subject of a new exhibition opening at Open Eye Gallery in Liverpool, curated by Lou Stoppard and Adam Murray. ‘North: Identity, Photography and Fashion’ looks at how the region is presented in fashion and visualContinue reading “LOVE Magazine: Bucket hats and pylons: Lou Stoppard and Adam Murray explore ‘The North’ in Fashion”

Dazed Digital: What Yohji Yamamoto did when he got bored with fashion

“I was tired of making fancy clothing,” admits the 72-year-old Yohji Yamamoto in new short doc Master of the Shadows. Filmed around Y-3’s AW16 show, the designer is reflecting on his thirteen-year collaboration with adidas and how it revived his love of design at a time he was falling out of love with fashion. Read the full article andContinue reading “Dazed Digital: What Yohji Yamamoto did when he got bored with fashion”

Pigeons & Peacocks: VETEMENTS – MAKING AND BREAKING THE RULES

Behind Vetements’ £400 oversize hoodies and four figure chopped jeans are two brothers from Georgia with a business model that has seen them rise to the top of the industry in just under two years. Now they’re ready to revolutionise the system and want you all to come along for the ride. Read the article