Osman Ahmed

Fashion

Mert and Marcus: "It’s the most important time to feel inspired"

Mert Alas and Marcus Piggott tell i-D about photographing Pharrell remotely for the cover of The Faith In Chaos issue, and rediscovering the magic of fashion.
Osman Ahmed
6.10.20
Fashion

Exploring the complex history of the kimono

From 16th century Kyoto to 19th century Paris to the modern catwalk, we explore how the archetypal Japanese garment has evolved and been co-opted over the years.
Osman Ahmed
3.30.20
The Icons and Idols Issue

Meet the new generation of artisans working in Chanel's fabled ateliers

At some of the most venerable luxury workshops in Paris, young craftspeople are keeping the dream of handmade haute couture alive.
Osman Ahmed
3.23.20
The Icons and Idols Issue

How Daniel Lee is reinventing Bottega Veneta

Inside the seemingly overnight transformation of the Italian house.
Osman Ahmed
3.13.20
Fashion

Louis Vuitton goes full on Kubrick for AW20

With the director's costume designer on board, Nicholas Ghesquière created bold characters to lead us through these uncertain times.
Osman Ahmed
3.4.20
Fashion

Chanel AW20 was an exercise in leisurely restraint

Virginie Viard channelled pared-back romance with a dash of equestrian chic in her most streamlined collection yet.
Osman Ahmed
3.3.20
Fashion

Alexander McQueen looks to Welsh strength and mysticism for AW20

From draped blanket dresses to 'love spoon'-inspired lace trim, the collections was an elegant showcase of Celtic heritage.
Osman Ahmed
3.3.20
Fashion

Givenchy AW20 is self-imposing a sartorial quarantine

As Paris Fashion Week closes on a week of coronavirus hysteria, Clare Waight Keller's collection was inspired by heroines of the Nouvelle Vague movements.
Osman Ahmed
3.2.20
Fashion

Valentino goes goth for AW20

Pierpaolo Piccioli embraces all-black-everything with his dark collection for dark times.
Osman Ahmed
3.2.20
Fashion

Hermès AW20 was pure fashion ASMR

In need of softly whispered luxury to put you immediately at ease? Look no further, Nadège Vanhee-Cybulski has you covered.
Osman Ahmed
3.1.20
Fashion

Comme des Garçons AW20 offers a neo-futuristic vision of femininity

Rei Kawakubo dug deep into her own archives for an individualistic collection which blended past, present and future to create something thoroughly modern.
Osman Ahmed
3.1.20
Fashion

The models at Chloé​ AW20 walked like they were wearing their own clothes

Natacha Ramsay-Levi -- and a host of her creative friends -- brought a relaxed, generous attitude to a Paris Fashion Week show that mixed reality with desirability.
Osman Ahmed
2.28.20
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