Dries Van Noten Fall 2019 Menswear

 At a time when world politics are in a disgraceful state, how should a civilized adult comport himself? That’s a question. Dries Van Noten’s show came up with a solution that served: Blot out the mayhem, put on a suit, and just conc... Read More...

Louis Vuitton Fall 2019 Menswear

 “Let’s behave like we want the world to be, and not get into the dead end we’re at now.” Virgil Abloh has brought the creative optimism of inclusivity to Louis Vuitton menswear. In a preview, he said that his main objective in dedica... Read More...

Rick Owens Fall 2019 Menswear

 This was Glam Rick. Or, as Owens put it, a collection about “the glory of lust and vice.” That sounds hot to trot—all cares thrown to the wind—but there was a cautionary, matured, reflective note, too: how to enjoy excess yet remain ... Read More...

Ami Fall 2019 Menswear

 Alexandre Mattiussi is carefully extending his range (this collection featured 15 womenswear looks which, following a successful in-store capsule experiment last season, will be available at wholesale). He is also equally carefully b... Read More...

Isabel Benenato Fall 2019 Menswear

Post-punk references were injected into the Isabel Benenato collection, which was rooted in a bit romantic and decadent aesthetic. Slim-fit suits were worn with elongated silk shirts, while lightweight mohair sweaters and cardigans reveal... Read More...

Valentino Fall 2019 Menswear

 It was a tale of two bros, really. Pierpaolo Piccioli met Jun Takahashi of Undercover when Valentino put on its show in Tokyo at the end of last year. Takahashi and Piccioli decided to collaborate on prints that would appear in both o... Read More...

Spyder Fall 2019 Menswear

 Sportswear specialist Spyder staged its runway debut with a fall show opened by the performance of a gymnast on the rings. The show combined the brand’s training collection with the urban lifestyle range through a number of looks t... Read More...

Off-White Fall 2019 Menswear

 People seated around today’s Off-White runway may not have realized that the sharp green staging allowed landscape images to be superimposed on the background of the livestream, almost like a high-concept weather report. In calling th... Read More...

JW Anderson Fall 2019 Menswear

 There were plastic inflatables of planet Earth hanging above, and black sand underfoot. In between, walked JW Anderson’s enactment of the wildly chaotic times we’re all living in. As politicians breach all precedents of civilized proce... Read More...