Friday, June 29, 2012

Resort 2013 Trend: The New Denim

Not your typical jeans? That’s just the point. Designers took an unconventional approach to denim, working the tried-and-true fabric on new shapes and in novel treatments.



Derek Lam


Nina Ricci
Christopher Kane

Diesel Black Gold

Maison Martin Margiela
3.1 Phillip Lim

Just Cavalli

Thursday, June 28, 2012

ALEXIS BITTAR: Lucite Teatro Moderne


"LIE" by Lie Sang Bong

Minimalist, but with one foot into avant-garde. That's what "LIE" is, the new line penned by Korean designe Lie Sang Bong, which first collection has been running the catwalk of the French Fashion Week for a long time. This new collections confirms the DNA of the brand, focusing on everyday luxury with a twist: innovative design and attention to the detail, half NY street style and half Parisian nouvelle vague. (

Street Style: Summer in Beijing

The sun is out in Beijing — and so are teeny shorts, tank tops and flowy dresses. Photographed around the city’s hip downtown Sanlitun area, the 798 art district and the Jinggang sportscar race track, the stylish set is keen on an eclectic, casual style. Tunics over short skirts, little black dresses and lacy frocks are key, but it’s the assortment of denim Hot Pants that appear to be the order of the day.