Named “Epilogue”, the co-ed collection is Gucci Alessandro Michele’s first outing since the creative director announced that he’d be “abandon[ing] the worn-out ritual of seasonalities and shows to regain a new cadence, closer to my expressive call” in a post on the brand’s Instagram account. Instead of a pre-recorded presentation, the digital narrative, which was live-streamed from Rome’s late-Renaissance jewel, the Palazzo Sacchetti, ran over a period of 12 hours showing Big Brother-style behind-the-scenes on a campaign shoot, the lookbook shoots plus the show planning as it happened. The process turned the creators into the performers thus demonstrating Michele’s all-inclusive notion of beauty.
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WASTE NO TIME
Men’s Folio cover guy Han Pin on making the most out of life.
UNDER THE SEA
While the world resiliently adapts to the new normal, Versace’s Spring/Summer 2021 collection dreams of a future of hope.
Marking their first attempt at cabriolet game, Lexus LC 500 Convertible delivers a quality blow of style and performance.
THE SHOW MUST GO ON
The Spring/Summer 2021 fashion month braved a new world of digital enterprises. Despite being an atypical season, designers didn’t disappoint by bringing us a series of standout trends which celebrate the prevailing power of creativity and innovation as an antidote to difficult times. From tonal dressing to the Bermuda shorts, here’s our round-up of 10 major trends of Spring/Summer 2021.
EASY DOES IT AS TIME GETS HARD
As the pandemic forces us to rethink our consumption behaviour, it is high time we stop chasing seasonal fashion trends and move forward with the “less, but better” mantra.
If you’ve been searching for timepieces suitable for both indoors and outdoors, you’re looking at them.
Kim Jones celebrates diversity and identity with Ghanian artist Amoako Boafa in Dior Men’s Summer 2021 collection.
Introducing new faces in Malaysia’s arts and fashion scenes, who are giving creativity a different meaning.
BED OF FLOWERS
Taking on the Seventies shape, Alessandro Michele sources inspirations from Ken Scott’s archive for Gucci’s Epilogue collection.
These incredible Asian men of talent and substance prove they are more than just faces for these watchmakers.
PILATES FOR ATHLETES
Get down and give me hundreds.
Good Debt, Bad Debt
It’s often smart to borrow to boost your income and your assets.
JOAN VAN ARK'S FACE IS MELTING!
Knots star’s nip/tucks have gone TOO FAR
How To Turn Positive Psychology Into Positive Parenting
Homing in on your strengths in times of stress pays off for the whole family
From Baltimore, With Love
These Made in Maryland businesses fill us with pride of product.
The American Impressionist Society celebrates its milestone 20th annual National Juried Exhibition with work by 150 artists on display.
Wall Street's Great Ice Cream Buyout
Investors love refrigerated warehouses, and that could hurt some small food companies.
Warthogs: Unlikely Allies Of Livestock Farmers
New research has revealed a surprising benefit that warthogs may hold for livestock producers. according to two scientists involved in the study, these animals may act as sentinels for disease transmission in livestock. Byron Latham reports.
The QUIETEST KILLER
After 25 years of marriage, Michele Lord told police she thought her husband was drugging her. A week later she was dead. Her family tells Genevieve Gannon about the insidious threat of coercive abuse.
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