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Fashion

the fabric of society: how fashion and politics intersects right now

2016's political struggles and turmoils have been reflected on the catwalks; activity, anxiety, revolt and friendship all came under fashion's microscope, finding form in swelling mutations of silhouettes, histrionic colours and crazed styling.
Kinza Shenn
1.4.17
New York

​the rise and rise of andrea jiapei li

Is the fashion show dead? The Parsons grad and rising New York fashion star explains why she's skipping the catwalk this season.
i-D Staff
4.22.16
News

exclusive: go backstage at gosha rubchinskiy's autumn/winter 16 show

Follow Russian photographer Masha Demianova's lens and immerse yourself in the behind-the-scenes beauty of one of the season's standout shows. Featuring the designer's trademark cast of inimitable youth, the collection represents the end of a cycle in...
Felix Petty
4.21.16
Fashion

​watch the best of fashion week in gif form

If a picture tells a thousand words, a gif must tell, what, two thousand?
i-D Staff
3.14.16
Fashion

our autumn/winter 16 highlights

It's been a season of change, spectacle and optimism. These are the shows that stood out for us.
i-D Staff
3.11.16
Fashion

front row only

In a fashion world in transformation, Chanel’s autumn/winter 16 show recalled the anti-fast fashion of a time long gone while Valentino captured the industry in a moment of reflection and Kenzo reminded us of fashion’s power to influence its audience.
Anders Christian Madsen
3.9.16
Paris

quiet beauty at hermès autumn/winter 16

Nadège Vanhee-Cybulski's continued to refine her vision of subtle elegance at Hermès, this season letting luxury speak quietly through the simple artistry of textile and tone.
i-D Staff
3.8.16
Paris

love will save the day at sacai autumn/winter 16

Chitose Abe, fashion's new master desconstructer and reimaginer, took love as her starting point this season, jumping off into a series of voluminous sculptural pieces.
i-D Staff
3.8.16
Paris

on safari with akris autumn/winter 16

Zebras, leopards, turtles and elephants ruled the runway at Akris this season, in a collection that utilised animal prints and trompe l'oeil embroidery to recall exotic skins.
i-D Staff
3.8.16
Paris

sonia rykiel autumn/winter 16

Julie de Libran transformed Paris' Palais des Beaux Arts into a beautiful celebration of her time in charge of the French brand.
i-D Staff
3.8.16
Fashion

a couture masterpiece from hedi slimane at saint laurent

Hedi Slimane's intimate salon presentation for Saint Laurent was an exquisite love letter to the house, that paid both tribute to Yves and the fierce rock 'n' roll aesthetic that Hedi is famous for.
Holly Shackleton
3.8.16
Paris

givenchy's global, graphic opulence for autumn/winter 16

Following spring/summer 16's New York spectacular, this season Riccardo Tisci took us on an Egyptian adventure.
i-D Staff
3.7.16
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