Careerwear evolves yet again, as casual Fridays meet ath-leisure for a new category known as “Ath-Office” or “Work-Leisure”. An outgrowth of pandemic comfort dressing and the ubiquity of activewear on …see more
THE COMMUNIQUÉ FASHION REPORT: NEW ROMANTICS
Perhaps as a balm to our troubled times, the romantic ruffles, soft florals and gentle color show no signs of slowing down. Hanako Maeda of Adeam offered vintage-flavored dresses and …see more
Demure dresses resemble delicate nightgowns from past eras. Long-sleeved silhouettes with drawstring necklines and loose shapes call to mind simple undergarments from the 1800’s, while ruffles and pintucked details take …see more
OUT FROM UNDER
Time was, wearing a bra in public was either the stuff of fantasy (vintage Maidenform ads) or a signal that the wearer is engaged in the oldest profession (as …see more
NO CLOTHES CLOTHES
Expanded nude tones are not only for foundation and shapewear. The resulting naked effect gets dimension from a mix of texture.
Dad’s Shirt Gets Liberated
Dad’s dress shirt breaks free of the office and hits the street — sliced, pieced, cropped and wrapped.