On the Fringe

Milan…Jil Sander

Taking something that is in the air, in this instance, the ’20s flapper style, and putting a spin on it to make it contemporary while remaining true to the brand. Isn’t that what fashion is all about these days? If you agree, then Raf Simons is the designer for you and his collection for S/S 09 will define the season for you as well. The angles, architecture and subtle colors were tempered by veils of fringe, culminating in a flawless presentation of modern designer sportswear that will delight the legions of devoted Simons followers and proves once more that this designer can speak volumes even using a quiet voice.


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