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Meet Richard Haines

May 22, 2017

Richard Haines refers to New York City as an endless runway. The place is a wonderful inspiration for a man who moved to the Big Apple to pursue illustration, who then became a successful fashion designer before returning to where…

Lust Worthy Accessories

It’s that time of year to give great gifts to grads, dads, and of course yourself. Yes, the unofficial start to Summer is upon us and a new pair of shoes, great shades are a must. Here are some of the…

New York Art Exhibits

March 28, 2017

Depending on where you live, spring either seems like a theoretical possibility far in the distance or something whose warmth and clear skies are achingly close. There is nothing like New York City during those sunny months when a huge…

Todd Snyder

February 10, 2017

“I took varsity, military and prep, put it all in a blender and this is what came out,” Todd Snyder told reporters backstage during his blockbuster fall show. Snyder is one of the leading menswear designers on the New York…

Zachary Prell

February 8, 2017

Dark, brooding colors and plush materials were omnipresent at Zachary Prell’s Fall 2017 presentation held in an open space at Skylight Clarkson Studios in lower Manhattan. The mood was vibrant with pulsing music, but the clothes were somber. Stoic models…

Brett Johnson

February 5, 2017

Part showroom, part art gallery, part meeting space for the creative set, Cadillac House in Manhattan’s tony Soho neighborhood provided the airy space for Brett Johnson’s Fall 2017 presentation. This outing marked Johnson’s third time participating at New York Fashion…

Nick Graham

February 1, 2017

For people of a certain age (mine specifically, but Millenials in general), there are a few cultural touchstones for which they hold an almost otherworldly sense of reverence, touchstones that manage to stir up comfortable memories of the 90s’ comparative…

Capsule New York: The Future of Fashion

January 26, 2017

On Pier 94 on Manhattan’s far west side, the Capsule show is pushing some of the most exciting new menswear brands to the forefront. The annual industry trade presentation, launched in 2007, was designed to encourage networking among the many…

Jovan Adepo Is Scaling Fences

January 25, 2017

As the limelight careens his way, Jovan Adepo—lighthearted as he is—tightens his grip on the principles that got him here: Hard work comes first. The sparkly stuff, like accolades, elbow-rubbing galas, and on-the-street recognition, is all a privilege; it’s secondary…

Raf Simons Takes New York

January 14, 2017

One critique frequently lobbed at American fashion is that it is little more than a sophisticated copycat mimicking European ideas. It’s a lazy assessment, but one that isn’t always entirely without legs. When American design is at its best, when…