Fashion

Le Drugstore, Paris re-design by Tom Dixon

Le Drugstore, Paris re-design by Tom Dixon

Just a stone’s throw away from the Arc de Triomphe is the Tom Dixon DRS Studio designed ‘ Le Drugstore’ brasserie in Paris.

Renamed from the ‘Brasserie at Publicis Drugstore’; a renowned Parisian hot spot for more than 60 years, the new restaurant is located on the ground floor of the Publicis shopping complex.

Street Style Fashion @ Salone Milan 2018

Street Style Fashion @ Salone Milan 2018

Milan Fashion Week and Milan Design Week both unfold here – which makes the possibility a visit will coincide with a global convergence of the design community highly likely, making it one of the few cities that can truly claim Fashion and Design are part of its’ cultural and civic DNA

Masahiko Sato for Issey Miyake @ Salone Milan 2018

Masahiko Sato for Issey Miyake @ Salone Milan 2018

An intriguing exhibition by Masahiko Soto (Professor at the Graduate School of Film and New Media, Tokyo University of the Arts) was held at the Issey Miyake shop in Milan during Design Week 2018.

Named ‘My First Me: Know Yourself Like Never Before’, is an iteration of ideas from Sato’s latest book ‘New Ways of Understanding’, it comprised of interactive installations and film works.

Hans Boodt Mannequins @ Salone Milan 2018

Hans Boodt Mannequins @ Salone Milan 2018

A collaboration between Netherlands based company Hans Boodt and lifestyle store Garage Italia, owned and created by Lapo Elkann – a capsule collection of designer mannequins dedicated to the world of cars and Italy.

Hermès Dipped in Colour @ Salone Milan 2018

Hermès Dipped in Colour @ Salone Milan 2018

Hermès chose to present its new home collections with a beautiful installation at the city’s Museo della Permanente,

Comprising an eclectic line of objects, furnishings, fabrics, and wallpapers. the new colletions for the home are presented within an architectural project conceived by Charlotte Macaux Perelman, co-artistic director of Hermès maison together with Alexis Fabry.

Greenhouses at Tiffany’s @ Salone Milan 2018

Greenhouses at Tiffany’s @ Salone Milan 2018

Tiffany & Co Piazza Duomo store was transformed into an intricate greenhouse inspired by a sterling silver design from the Home & Accessories collection.

The façade of the store echoes the linear architecture of the greenhouse, while the design theme continues throughout the store with a large-scale greenhouse on the main floor and artistic floral creations.

Virgil Abloh x Bespoke Ind x Nike Reconstruction Workshop @ Dedece Sydney

Virgil Abloh x Bespoke Ind x Nike Reconstruction Workshop @ Dedece Sydney

Virgil Abloh held a Nike Reconstruction Workshop in the top level of Pop-Up space and those VIP guests lucky enough to have scored an invite got a personal insight into Virgil’s creative process, and got to flex their own creativity when they reconstructed their own pair of Nike kicks – right in front of his eyes.

Invited workshop participants ( and a few very lucky ” Kids” plucked at random from the long line queued out the front ) were each given a pair of Nike Air Force 1’s, some velcro, coloured swoosh’s, hammers and tools to create their own authentic shoes.

Virgil Abloh interviewed by Woody from Sneaker Freaker @ Dedece Sydney

Virgil Abloh interviewed by Woody from Sneaker Freaker @ Dedece Sydney

With Virgil Abloh touching down in Sydney to host an event in partnership with Supply and BespokeIND, Simon Wood ( aka Woody ) from Sneaker Freaker sat down with the most influential figure in street wear right now for this “exclusive” interview.

” Working in an industry, there’s rules to follow and rules to break. Find a way to creatively break the rules.” ………………. Virgil Abloh