Lee x KRISVANASSCHE AW 12/13 = Denim for the Modern Man
KRISVANASSCHE has collaborated with heritage denim label, Lee, to produce a capsule collection for the modern sophisticated man. Designer Kris Van Assche has delved into the archives of Lee to rework iconic styles with his contemporary vision. The capsule collection covers five unique styles which produce two silhouettes. The designs are realised in two colour-ways; work-wear blue and dark brown. Kris Van Assche’s subtle touch is noticed in elegant details such as tone-on-tone stitched fabrics and leather finishings.
The collection will be available from July 2012.
Dolce & Gabbana’s Got Wheels
If this Dolce & Gabbana Animalier bicycle doesn’t get the fashion world on two wheels, nothing will. Sleek, stylish and animal print, it is the perfect vehicle to race around town. Available now from selected Dolce & Gabbana stores worldwide.
HYÈRES 2012 - Don’t say “Huh?” say “Hyères!”
Hyères Festival is arguably one of the most important international fashion & photography events on the calendar. This year will be the 27th annual event and it will take place between April 27th-31st in Hyères on the French Riviera. It is unique for merging the leaders in the industry with the emerging talents in photography and fashion design. Outside of the photography and fashion design awards are a host of exhibitions from designers such as Yohji Yamamoto and photographers such as Inez van Lamsweerde & Vinoodh Matadin. Watch the video above to understand why this festival is a must. More on Hyères Festival to come in the lead up to the event on tangentmag.com. Stay tuned.
Burberry Showcases Britian’s New Rock Talent with Eyewear Campaign
Burberry artfully fuses iconic style with tomorrow’s culture for the new Burberry Eyewear campaign. The sleek classic styles of Burberry aviators are worn by four of Britian’s most promising rock artists, curated by Burberry Chief Creative Officer, Christopher Bailey. In the campaign, Burberry presents the following British musicians; One Night Only, Life in Film, The Daydream Club and Marika Hackman.
As part of the campaign, the cast recorded four exclusive tracks, released throughout April 2012. Each track is accompanied by an exclusive music video, recorded on set in London.
However this campaign won’t only stay digital. There will be live performances in four major Burberry Flagship stores globally. See below for the campaign images and performance dates. Sydneysiders, New Yorkers, Parisians and the Milanese, you are in luck.
BURBERRY EYEWEAR EVENTS
The four campaign acts will perform live at four Burberry events in May.
One Night Only - Paris (Burberry flagship store, Rue Faubourg Paris)
Marika Hackman - New York City (Burberry store, Soho NYC)
The Daydream Club - Milan (Burberry flagship store, Via Verri Milan)
Life in Film - Sydney (Burberry flagship store, George Street, Sydney)
Chanel Spring Summer 2012 Eyewear Campaign - Karl gets Racy with Linda!
Karl Lagerfeld has lensed the latest Spring Summer 12 campaign for Chanel Eyewear with supermodel Linda Evangelista. The graphic shapes and block colours of the new eyewear range have been expressed through a motor racing theme. See below the campaign images and behind-the-scenes shots of the iconic duo at work.
Givenchy Hybrid High-top Brogues
Part brogue, part high-top, all fierce. These Givenchy by Riccardo Tisci Fall 12/13 mens shoes are sure to be a hit.
Roberto Cavalli - Shades of the Season!
These Roberto Cavalli SS12 shades speak for themselves. Just like Cavalli’s latest collections, they sure are fierce!
Burberry Prorsum RTW AW12/13 Live-stream on Tangent 3AM 21/02/2012 Sydney Time!
Today is the day for the Burberry Prorsum AW12 women’s wear collection to be unveiled. Watch Christopher Bailey’s new master pieces march down the runway live here on tangentmag.com. The show will be live-streamed 4pm London time today and 3am Sydney time tomorrow morning. The coveted brand will be making key pieces from the collection available on the Burberry website for a limited time straight after the show. Let’s see if Burberry can top the outstanding raffia woven trenches from the latest spring summer collection!
Givenchy Homme SS12 Iconic Keyring
Givenchy sets a new trend for SS12 with their iconic key ring lanyard accessory. Design genius, Riccardo Tisci looked to surfing accessories to derive the idea for the new keyring. Stylish and tough all at the same time! Available in Givenchy stores now from February 2012.
Lanvin SS12 Campaign Video - It’s a Party! Wear your snakes and shades
The video of Lanvin’s SS12 campaign shot by Steven Meisel is out! An exotic and festive dinner party were models of the moment get wild with pythons whilst wearing the coveted SS12 collection. Note the track by 18 year old Bronx, NY born artist Maxine Ashley who has been found by super-producer and artist, Pharrell Williams.
Prada SS12 Film- Gas Station Glamazons!
Prada has released a fashion film featuring their SS12 collection, based around 1950’s America with an all star model cast. The sweet doll-like collection, infused with hot-rod car detailing, is worn by the models as they pull up to the gas station to refuel their tanks in beautifully detailed hot rod cars. Directed by Steven Meisel, the film has a dreamlike quality with the soundtrack changing though out. There seems to be a territorial game at play with each model proudly showcasing their outfit and wheels. Models in the film include; Natasha Poly, Meghan Collison, Elise Crombez, Ymre Stiekema and Katryn Kruger.