Menswear news and archive
Video: Virgil Was Here
In this video, Louis Vuitton has presented its menswear fashion show, Virgil Was Here, in honour of its late creative director of menswear, Virgil Abloh. Watch the video below. Click here to read more about the show. Video: Louis Vuitton via YouTube Photo credit: Image: Louis Vuitton via YouTube
2 Dec 2021
Podcast: CEO of Mytheresa on competing for luxury shoppers
In this episode of the Glossy Podcast, the CEO of Mytheresa, Michael Kliger, has discussed competing for luxury shoppers and the online retailer's customer first approach. Other topics that were talked about were its expansion into menswear, and on becoming more sustainable. Listen to the podcast below. Source: The Glossy Podcast via Megaphone...
1 Dec 2021
Louis Vuitton to present Abloh's final collection in Miami following his passing
Louis Vuitton will present the final collection by designer Virgil Abloh in Miami on Tuesday, following his death from cancer at the age of 41. "In loving memory of Virgil Abloh, Louis Vuitton pays tribute to the life and legacy of a creative genius with a presentation of his Spring-Summer 2022 Collection in Miami on November 30th," the fashion...
29 Nov 2021
H&M collaborates with Smiley on streetwear collection
H&M has unveiled an “upbeat and vibrant streetwear” collaboration with counterculture symbol Smiley, launching in select stores and online from December 2. The collection designed for both men and women has been infused with retro vibes 1990’s street style, explains H&M, to highlight Smiley as the “youthful symbol of defiant optimism”....
22 Nov 2021
Missoni to release collaboration with Supreme
New York label Supreme has revealed a soon-to-drop collaboration with Italian luxury brand Missoni, for the autumn/winter season. The cosy ready-to-wear line merges Supreme’s streetwear-inspired aesthetic with Missoni’s signature zigzag pattern and multi-coloured style, forming a range of alternative knitwear and outerwear. Announced through...
16 Nov 2021
Alpha Industries launches capsule with Aape by A Bathing Ape
Military-inspired fashion house Alpha Industries has released a collection with the Japanese label, Aape by A Bathing Ape (BAPE), offering a line infusing street style trends with military DNA. The seven-piece collection includes the likes of bomber jackets and fleeces next to more casual items, such as sweatshirts and jogging bottoms. Each...
15 Nov 2021
Farah launches collaboration with Urban Outfitters
Menswear brand Farah has teamed up with Urban Outfitters to launch a collaborative collection for autumn/winter 2021 that reworks hero pieces from its archives. The collection includes Farah’s ‘Ladbroke’ trouser, the original 70s slacks, which started the brand featuring details such as the 45° angle pocket, the double belt loop and the poly...
15 Nov 2021
Reiss and Castore team up on activewear for men
Reiss have collaborated with premium sportswear brand Castore on a limited-edition range of activewear for men “engineered for modern living”. The 32-piece collection has been designed to be worn before, during and after sports, as part of Reiss’ new chapter on “athleisure-meets-urban-style,” following up its first foray into activewear launched...
11 Nov 2021
A look into Erdem’s expansion into menswear
Founded back in 2005, the independent fashion house Erdem has worked 15 years on building a name for itself in womenswear. The London-based designer, Erdem Moralioglu, is now carving out a new path in the line of menswear, releasing his first collection for men for the spring/summer 2022 season. Moraliogu has previously traversed the menswear...
9 Nov 2021
H&M announces PETA-approved, animal-friendly collection
Fast-fashion retailer H&M is launching an animal-friendly fashion collection, which has been approved by the animal rights organisation People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) in November. The ‘Co-Exist Story’ features womenswear, menswear and kidswear, and highlights alternatives to animal-derived fabrics and processes, including...
26 Oct 2021
Tomorrow invests in menswear label Martine Rose
London-based brand accelerator Tomorrow has acquired a 60 percent stake in emerging British menswear label Martine Rose for an undisclosed amount. In a statement, the showroom-turned-brand accelerator said that it would help Rose “navigate the next stage of her label’s growth”. The investment will allow the menswear designer to build her...
25 Oct 2021
Nicholas Daley launches exclusive capsule with Mr Porter
Luxury online menswear retailer Mr Porter has unveiled an exclusive capsule collection with London-based designer Nicholas Daley. The 13-piece exclusive collection draws inspiration from Daley’s duel Scottish and Jamaican heritage, showcasing hero styles and his take on unique textiles, while also centring around three core values of community,...
25 Oct 2021