Tag: avant garde

menswear collections: thom browne, fall

avant garde american classicalism is an aspect of design i’ve come to closely associate with thom browne. showing for his first season in paris, the thom brown collection was presented through a lavish show that showed models with painted faces settling at a large extended dinner table. over the top use of plaid with use of wool & kilts was seen in the collection which was cohesive from start to finish. as an award winning designer, thom browne is a menswear designer of distinct style & sharp tailoring. the collection is a great added dimension to a men’s style & is classically american. strong direction, distinct style.

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editorialesque » crystal renn for avant garde

represented by ford models, crystal renn appears editorially for dutch publication, avant garde. through the lens of phillip riches, renn looks stunning as ever in some of fall’s best pieces. equipped with a dark lip & photographic presence, renn is one of fashion’s most in demand faces of the moment. while her model talent is still categorically considered plus size, crystal is opening new doors for women in that sector of fashion modeling. an amazing visual performance & superb style set. renn is ill.

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