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Red is love

Red is love

How to celebrate and pamper yourself this Valentine’s Day? Invest in red. With the red like fire accessories speaking of love this is our edit of accessories that speak of love for style.

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Vogue Paris on the Virgil Abloh phenomenon

Vogue Paris on the Virgil Abloh phenomenon
“In just under ten years, he has gone from Kanye West’s stylist to founder and creative director of streetwear label Off-White” notes Vogue Paris on the influential fashion designer and all things style du jour Virgil Abloh.
The Chicago native Virgil Abloh studied as a civil engineer at the University of Wisconsin, followed by a masters in architecture at the Illinois Institute of Technology. A long-term creative advisor to rapper Kanye West, Abloh launched his label, Off-White, in September 2013.

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A beginner’s guide to JW Anderson bags

A beginner’s guide to JW Anderson bags
Established in 2008, JW Anderson is renowned for his androgynous, realistic but yet playful collections.
JW Anderson first showed on-schedule at London Fashion Week in 2008 with a menswear collection that garnered much critical acclaim. Celebrated for a distinctive aesthetic that blurs the lines between masculinity and femininity, JW Anderson presented its first stand-alone womenswear collection in 2010. The brand is considered at the forefront of pioneering fashion design and has received praise from critics and buyers worldwide. Having been the recipient of numerous industry awards: ‘The New Establishment Award’ 2013 and ‘Menswear Designer of the Year’ 2014, as well as recent investment from LVMH, JW Anderson takes a firm position as an emerging luxury brand.

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Four iconic bags to invest this season

Four iconic bags to invest this season
Bags, bags, more bags. Bags are the secret element to make or break a style statement therefore these four pieces are the safe way for the win. Elegant and nostalgic, stunningly shaped and crafted the leather goods of this edit are destined to shine bright as instant classics of the house’s they represent.

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The private life of Givenchy’s explained

The private life of Givenchy's explained

Artistic director Clare Waight Keller presents the Spring-Summer 2018 campaign, shot in a private mansion in upstate New York by renowned photographer Steven Meisel. “The intimate ambiance has a Surrealistic current running through it. A group of young rock kids seem to be lingering on as if emerging from an all-night party” notes the house.  “I wanted the models’ attitude to be engaging so I asked them to just be themselves (…) I think that they really capture the spirit of a generation that loves fashion, but most of all they love making it their own” comments the designer.

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Four backpacks for the win

Four backpacks for the win
An essential part of menswear since the 90s backpacks have paved a long -and rather winning- way into the mainstream.
Obviously not the go-to accessory just for kids or teens anymore backpacks are functional, fashionable, versatile and easy to carry around. The fashion houses have their own take of the accessory so embrace the style-approved bag trend with the selection which LuisaWorld approves.
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Gigi Hadid is Valentino’s new muse to adore

Italian house Valentino taps the super instamodel Gigi Hadid for its spring-summer 2018 campaign. Lensed by Inez & Vinoodh the campaign sees models Adut Akech, Rianne van Rompaey, Oumie Jameh, Felice Noordhoff and Aurora Talarico round out the cast with Hadid being the queen for the season.

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Gucci Garden is Alessandro Michele’s latest concept store to explore

Gucci Garden is Alessandro Michele’s latest concept store to explore
The Italian fashion house debuts the Gucci Garden inside the historic Palazzo della Mercanzia, which housed the Gucci Museo.
Conceived by creative director Alessandro Michele, the newly designed space features a store with one-of-a-kind items, the Gucci Osteria da Massimo Bottura— a restaurant by three-Michelin-star chef—and the Gucci Garden Galleria exhibition rooms curated by critic Maria Luisa Frisa. Read more

Loewe blooms with the help of iconic Steven Meisel

Loewe blooms with the help of iconic Steven Meisel
Photographed by Steven Meisel, model Vittoria Ceretti poses with mangosteen, pomegranates and melons in Loewe’s already iconic campaign.

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Fierce! Miuccia Prada’s SS18 collection is for the strong ones

“I am suggesting militant women in a very practical way” says Miuccia Prada of the Italian house SS18 collection. “Through clothes, which is what I do” she adds. Playful and fresh the season’s styles included prints featuring comics drawn by female cartoonists, “contemporary artists, but also some from the ’30s to the ’60s” commented the renowned fashion designer that brings femininity to a brand new level. “I was really interested in somebody who wants to be active and present nowadays – I don’t want to say how they should dress, but how they should be free to experiment” said Prada backstage after the show per Vogue. “With satin bustiers layered over pinstripe shirting; pretty, puff-sleeved dresses worn over workwear trousers; Herringbone jackets given leopard-print lapels; even flared, Fifties skirts made the occasional appearance (in a thoroughly psychobilly fashion)” Prada’s SS18. diverse style is destined to dress the women for the seasons to come with immaculate, electrified eclecticism that spells “strong”.

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