The CMMN SWDN AW16 collection continued with their sartorial groundwork from last season. The collection is inspired by ‘Dornus’ which means home in Latin. ‘The collection was about looking at clothes as an extension of your home’ one of the CMMN SWDN’s designer Sail Bakir descried.  The collection is very simple, earthy, warmth and comfort, […]

The KTZ AW16 collection is inspired by the sports world. With cultural references ranging from Russian Futurism to American baseball and the pioneering German electronic band Kraftwerk. I would call this collection elegance meets sports. The fabrics used were very sport adapted – tracksuits, trackpants, sweatshirts, jackets and those very outstanding footwear. All the silhouettes […]

For the AW16 collection, James Long has dedicated his collection to his local heroes – the people who inspire him and his work. James described his collection as ‘fun and pieces that we all wear everyday’. The collection consists of tacksuits, trackpants, sweatshirts, waterproof zip-up jackets, denim, fur jackets, harness boots and knee high right […]

The theme and inspiration behind the Universal Works AW16 collecrion was funfair ground. The meaning of the theme expressed the traveling funfair comes to town to mark the end of summer and winter is approaching. As the changes in weather, sweaters, coats, hats ad scarf and  jackets are the must have in the evening. The […]

Alex Mullins AW16 collection is inspired by the basic concept of  ‘The process of boredom’. The collection is developed through Alex’s memory, feelings and the idea of Brit Pop and its warped realism approach to artworks. With the sound stages, prints and colours, I can tell you that the collection is definitely not boring, in […]

Designer duo Wouter Baartmans and Amber Siegel have created an effortless masculine-style with flourishes of playful innovation for the SS16 collection. Garments of distress create relief and an armour of relevance. The setting for the presentation was based on a motel scene, where lighted cactuses were placed all around the room, creating that North America […]

The concept of KTZ’s spring/summer 16 collection have inspired by the formula 1 cars speeding through track. The moment in time, during innocence, when one can invent their own character and be whomever they want to be. Before the pressures and expectations of society are set upon us, imagination overrules. At the show, I was […]

“I was looking at people who are so natural in their clothing, they think they are blending in, but they’re totally not, there’s a real freedom to it.” James Long described the starting point of his SS16 collection.  The concept of this collection created by James Long was “informally formal dress and the freedom of […]

For Spring Summer 2016, the theme for CMMN SWDN was the interpretation of real life. The vision of the clothes are very simple and casual. The prints was inspired by famous paintings from artists such as Nicolas de Staël, Albert Glizes and Tayeb Metha on vinyl, reworking and distorting the prints, using mixed media, screen […]

For this season, Alex Mullins captured the feeling of ‘All Holidays Ever’ to create this spring/summer collection. The collection is also inspired by stories and environments. The set up of the presentation was interesting with colourful foam maps bundled up and placed all around the room, made you feel like you are in the country […]