Remembering Oscar de la Renta

One of the fashion industries most beloved, Dominican-American fashion designer Oscar de la Renta, passed yesterday at the age of 82.  I will always remember Oscar for saying:

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“If you want to establish an international presence you can’t do so from New York. You need the consecration of Paris.”

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The Moral Outrage of Vivienne Westwood

For Vivienne Westwood mens SS15 presentation in Milan, it was all about the moral high ground.  Protests about pig farms courtesy of the new doc Pig Business, the unjust incarceration of Native American activist Leonard Peltier and another of Vivienne’s platforms for climate change awareness:  climaterevolution.co.uk.

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A. Sauvage for London Collections: Men SS15

Adrien Victor Sauvage is a British designer from Ghana.  Founded in 2010, A.Sauvage has acquired a reputation for its under-stated luxury and no-nonsense approach to contemporary tailoring.   A.Sauvage focuses on the changing needs of its clients to create menswear with an emphasis on a perfect cut and casual elegance.  The A. Sauvage ideal client:  Dresses Easy.  (D.E.)

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photo credit:  London Collections U.K.

Oliver Cookson wears looks we love from the collection.  Continue reading