Anders Christian Madsen

fashion interviews

an interview with the first woman to helm dior, maria grazia chiuri

In her first year as Creative Director of Dior, she has embraced the global feminist zeitgeist head on. But as we joined her on travels from Tokyo to Calabasas and back to Paris, a more personal motivation came to light.
Anders Christian Madsen
8.22.17
Fashion

new glamour: margiela, fendi, and valentino on the final day of couture

Haute couture got a contemporary injection of relevance on the last day of fall/winter 17 shows in Paris as Maison Margiela, Fendi, and Valentino redefined glamour.
Anders Christian Madsen
7.6.17
Fashion

americans in paris: proenza schouler, rodarte, hermès, and miu miu at couture

The reign of couture was challenged on the first day of the fall/winter 17 haute shows in Paris, where Proenza Schouler and Rodarte made their ready-to-wear arrival, backed up by cruise shows from Hermès and Miu Miu.
Anders Christian Madsen
7.3.17
Fashion

vetements and dior homme call out for a more united europe

Designers embraced a new European hope on Saturday in Paris as Dior Homme, Hermès, and Balmain celebrated the French election and Vetements paid tribute to their new home in Zurich.
Anders Christian Madsen
6.26.17
Fashion

fashion goes back to beautiful basics on the last day of paris's spring/summer 18 menswear shows

On the last day of spring/summer 18 men's shows designers got grounded as Lanvin embraced the chaos, Paul Smith and Alexander McQueen became one with nature, and Kenzo looked to its roots.
Anders Christian Madsen
6.26.17
Fashion

rick owens elevates everything at paris fashion week spring/summer 18

"A freak to me is something rare and sensational," Rick Owens said after his epic spring/summer 18 show on a Thursday in Paris that saw Louis Vuitton seeking out rare destinations and a rarely simplified Dries Van Noten.
Anders Christian Madsen
6.23.17
Fashion

school's out for summer: marni, philipp plein, versace and neil barrett hit milan

The Milan spring/summer 18 men's shows kicked off on a preppy note at Marni, while Neil Barrett called for a return to minimalism.
Anders Christian Madsen
6.20.17
Fashion

the kids are alright: fendi on the last day of milan men's shows

On the last day of spring/summer 18 men's shows in Milan, Fendi came up with a new dress code for the millennials about to rule the job market.
Anders Christian Madsen
6.20.17
Fashion

and then a hero comes along: prada, dsquared2, and msgm at milan men's

"I wanted to do something that was simply human," Miuccia Prada said of her heroic spring/summer 18 collection, rooted in comic books.
Anders Christian Madsen
6.19.17
Fashion

j.w. anderson and off-white are waving the flag for instagram-era fashion at pitti

The spring/summer 18 season in Florence was defined by two designers’ new approaches to dressing down.
Anders Christian Madsen
6.16.17
Fashion

'we don't have the same idea of paradise': craig green and vivienne westwood share a message of optimism

Keep dancing till the world ends was Andreas Kronthaler's message to the kids at Vivienne Westwood on Monday — a sentiment echoed at Craig Green and Theo Adams' "Choreomania."
Anders Christian Madsen
6.13.17
Fashion

gosha rubchinskiy does burberry in st. petersburg

The check-mania of the early 00s was back on Friday as Gosha Rubchinskiy collaborated with Burberry for his spring/summer 18 show in St. Petersburg. i-D spoke to Gosha, Christopher Bailey, and Stephen Jones about the collection.
Anders Christian Madsen
6.12.17
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