Fashion Rethinkers: Rara’s Kari Landen and Karin Petersson

RaRa is defined by its very lack of definition. A luxury label that scorns seasons, trends and every other typical fashion convention, the quintessentially modern brand is effortlessly breaking boundaries…

Embroidered Accessories for Summer and Beyond

The cheerful temperament surrounding this season’s bright prints has made its way into the accessories market as well. From Kelsey Quan’s bold, eye-catching jewelry to Jennifer Behr’s playful head pieces,…

The New Sirens of Statement Shoes

Haut-au-courant shoe designers have mastered the magic of Cinderella’s slipper. As platforms and spikes have lined our closet floors, cobblers continuously prove that standing on a pair of uniquely soled…

Hit-Knitster Marcia Patmos Goes Independent

It was a gloomy day for New York’s knitwear lovers and layer goddesses when Marcia Patmos and Tina Lutz ended their ten-year business and design partnership. But just as the…

Jennifer Behr’s Head Gear

Once upon a time, women never left the house without something nicely adorning their heads. These days, however, a pair of sunglasses and an elastic hair tie are the uniform…

The New Wool

Long associated with bulky shapes and itchy textures, wool is not exactly the fabric one would expect as the basis for a modern fashion label. But With & Wessel has…

Gio Diev’s Nuts ‘N Bolts

Shoe designer Gio Metodiev stumbled into a job at one of the world’s most prestigious fashion houses almost by accident. After friends and fans encouraged him to pursue a career…

Samia Malik Brings the Veil into Focus

Samia Malik’s label IHTGW—short for “I Have to Get Work”—is a response to the way capitalism has structured our daily lives. Raised in a multi-cultural neighborhood in West London, Malik…

The Best New Bling From Ol’ Blighty

London has always been known for producing convention-shattering fashion, so it’s only natural that the city’s jewelry designers have caught up with equally awe-inspiring and unique items. From Bjorg‘s oversized…

Hexa by Kuho’s Three Dimensional Fashion

With his new line Hexa, Korean designer Jung Kuho has reinterpreted visual harmony and spiritual balance for the fashion world. A graduate of Parsons the New School of Design and…