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Editor’s Choice – Men’s Paris Fashion Week

Stylesight’s Graphics Team brings you a selection of the most inspirational and directional visuals seen on the web recently. As men's fashion comes to a close, we bring you some of the most exciting prints and patterns straight off the Paris runways. With so many visually striking graphics this season, our F/W 14 Mens Print & Pattern wrap is shaping up ...
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SCULPTED ELEGANCE Paris: Brancusi's sculptures sparked Damir Doma's imagination for a collection full of architectural lines and '60s shapes. Dark, nearly black color allowed the simple, elegant silhouettes to stand out.  – Deirdre Pérez Key Items: Jumpsuit / Shift dresses / Bodycon dresses / Tailored jacket / Tapered trousers / Trapeze blouses / Pencil skirts / Fine-gauge knits / Culottes / Elongated bomber jackets / Cocoon-shaped ...
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BONNIE PARKER Paris: Guillaume Henry created a dynamic Pre-Fall collection with the notorious Bonnie Parker in mind. Mini silhouettes and toggle details on outerwear and dresses looked fresh and of-the-moment. – Deirdre Pérez Key Items: Asymmetric dresses / Toggle coats / A-line mini skirts / Shrunken sweaters / Suits and sets / Bomber jackets / Button-front blouses / Masculine tailored coats / Capes / Ovoid-shaped ...
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carven pre-fall 2014

Preview: Salon International de la Lingerie

We combed the entire vendor list of 500-plus brands at Salon International de la Lingerie to uncover the key new labels to watch at this essential intimates trade show. The members of this impressive freshman class seem to have it all – quality fabrics and construction; a unique, developed vision; market savvy. To add these vendors to your itinerary and ...
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Rugged Man

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NEW LOOK Paris: Raf Simons delivered a superb collection for Pre-Fall with every piece carefully designed and constructed in specially developed fabrics. The "New Look" of 50's couture shapes continued without compromise to the House codes – delving in to the archives and reinterpreting prints in numerous ways. – Lizzy Bowring Key Items: Tapestry coats / Full skirted dresses and skirts / Paneled tailored ...
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Schiaparelli’s personal collection to be auctioned Thursday in Paris

Various objets, paintings, portraits and more up for sale in the Schiaparelli auction at Christie's Paris, 23 January 2014.  *Full descriptions available below. Marisa Schiaparelli Berenson – the glamorous former model, actress and granddaughter of Elsa Schiaparelli – has elected to part ways with the material effects of her celebrated designer-grandmother via a landmark auction at Christie's Paris on Thursday, January 23rd. ...
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Chore Coat

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ROCKABILLY BOYS Paris: Hedi Slimane continued to draw heavily from rock 'n' roll influences, and this season's collection had a vintage Rockabilly vibe. Black, skin-hugging pants or high-waisted trousers were paired with ruffled tuxedo shirts and studded moto jackets, while skinny neckties and creepers were a 1950s throwback. A medly of fur, sequins, plaid, and animal prints added to the rock 'n' ...
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DESERT JOURNEY Paris: Paul Smith appeared to take inspiration from the desert this season. A mix of long-over-long layered silhouettes topped with billowing woven scarves had an exotic, nomadic feel. Print and pattern also emphasized the theme; authentic Kilim rug motifs appeared on tunics and coats, while bright flamingos and palm tree graphics were a more kitsch interpretation. — Anna Jane Davis Key Items: Graphic ...
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SUPER SAFARI Paris: Olivier Rousteing showed a small, edited collection of 15 looks that all had a military or safari feel. The palette was minimal, consisting mostly of olive green and wheat, both enlivened by leopard or zebra prints. Rousteing’s pony hair leopard print biker jacket was the show's hallmark piece, encapsulating his influences into a bold, wearable symbol.  — Andrew Luecke Key ...
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BACK TO THE FUTURE Paris: Alber Elbaz’s latest collection took an unexpected detour to the ‘80s, showing that skinny ties, wild prints and bright magentas still matter in 2014. Chalk stripe suits stood out, particularly with forward-looking oversized jackets, while Elbaz explored a variety of trouser shapes that included wide, sagging looks with multiple breaks as well as skinny, sharply tailored ...
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MONOCHROME TEXTURES Paris: The mostly-black collection felt uncharacteristically edgy for Hermes, especially in combination with the snug-fitting silhouettes, sporty influences and novel use of exotics. Texture played a key role in adding interest to the monochrome looks; suits had lustrous shine, leathers were supple and smooth, and tactile knits provided a cozy contrast. — Anna Jane Davis Key Items: Jersey turtleneck / Hefty pullover / Shiny ...
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Miharayasuhiro -

BASIC BUT BOLD Paris: Mihara Yasuhiro showed an edited collection of wearable basics, offset by touches of technical materials. Flight parkas came in standard nylon as well as neoprene with coated pockets, while hybridized sweatpant-chinos bore fabric blocking, coin pockets and elasticized cuffs.  — Andrew Luecke Key Items: Tweed blazer / Denim patch shirt / Straight, cropped trouser / Flight parka / ...
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STRIKING A BALANCE Paris: Carol Lim and Humberto Leon continued their exploration of colorful, poppy and print-heavy sportswear with this latest collection. However, while they showed crombie coats adorned with a mountain and moon graphic in white, YK blue and Pantone's color of the year, radiant orchid, they also tempered the collection with historical-looking, dark, woolly deck jackets and officer trousers ...
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