Jie Wu

DESIGNER SPOTLIGHTJie Wu and the mesh of identity, emotions, and fabricsWords by Matthew Burgos The poignance of Jie Wu’s individuality transpires into her artistry. It forms imagery of self-exploration unveiled through the exposition of her inner thoughts. The cadence of …

AGL

DESIGNER SPOTLIGHTAGL Words by Katie Farley AGL unapologetically awakens the very finest in feminine artistry. Made in the Italian region of Marche, the AGL fashion brand is a generational success story. Established in 1958 by founder and grandfather Piero Giusti, …

BING

EMERGING DESIGNERBING Words by Katie Farley Instilling an early and acute understanding of fashion and the importance of structure, Chinese born Bing, who today resides and hones her craft in New York City, not only knows how to make clothes …

Anyango Mpinga

Words by Katie Farley Ethically-minded fashion designer and social activist, Anyango Mpinga originates from Nairobi and champions the values of circular fashion to discover fundamental techniques in textile design and upholds sustainable consumption of clothing and accessories. Her eponymous luxury …

Emilia Genova

Words by Katie Farley Emerging fashion designer Emilia Genova, born and raised in Bulgaria, today hones her craft in Florence, Italy. Emilia’s aesthetic is one of intricate silhouettes and swathed fabrics that construct fluid collages of color and space in …

Lara Detta

Words by Katie Farley Applying her craft with personal inspirations, emerging fashion designer Lara Detta is demanding our attention by creating wearable avant-garde clothing, while channeling a distinct penchant for bold lines. Residing in Zermatt, Switzerland, Lara attended the Institute …

Moon Chang

Words by Katie Farley Moon Chang is a brand that encompasses art and style, uniquely amalgamated to illustrate many traditional dressmaking techniques and interpret them into modern visions. The label aims to deliver an inspiring aesthetical point of view to …

KES FW19

Words by Imogen Clark Lia Kes’ fall-winter 2019 collection was inspired by the way the body moves and the sensitivity attached to it. It all began when Megan Myers visited the designer, the conversation that ensued turned into a cocktail …

Barcelona Fashion Week FW19

Words by Oliver Vaughn This season was Blanc’s first visit to Barcelona Fashion Week, and it was one we won’t forget. Not only were they showcasing several designers we have been eagerly watching over recent seasons; the added allure of …

L’Agence FW2019

Words by Imogen Clark In New York’s West Soho during NYFW, L’AGENCE revealed their fall-winter 2019 collection. It’s only their second consecutive season on the NYFW calendar, and they are already making their mark as a brand to watch. Since …