Seoul-born designer Rejina Pyo combines graphic inspirations from abstract art with an elegant, subtle femininity for a winning collection of deceptively simple, contemporary-priced pieces that have struck a chord with influential retailers.
Driven by a passion for reading and writing, Virginie Mouzat has long aimed to bring “intellectual vision” to fashion. The former fashion critic at Le Figaro and current editor-in-chief of fashion, lifestyle and opinions at the French edition of Vanity Fair sits down with BoF to discuss her personal and professional journey.
NEAR WOODBRIDGE, United Kingom — Dense fog hugs the road to Margaret Howell’s seaside residence near Woodbridge in Suffolk, a flat rural landscape with big skies that played muse to the designer's favourite artist, the English Romantic painter John Constable. As we approach, Margaret is bent over, picking a bunch of snowdrops from her garden that she places in a small vase after welcoming us in. She has kept the interior of her house, designed in 1965 by Swiss modernist Rudy Mock, almost exactly as it was when it was created, with now well-worn wooden parquet flooring, a contrasting avocado and white Formica kitchen, and a small den with orange carpeting and brown wooden walls that seems to vibrate with…
After four years of steady but slow growth, the sisters-in-law behind New York label Veronica Beard swallowed their pride — and lowered their price points — to reach the customers they were after.
As John Varvatos launches a new flagship on New York’s Madison Avenue, part of an ambitious global retail rollout, BoF sits down with the designer to learn how he built his business at the intersection of fashion and rock n’ roll.
With more guts than experience, David Vivirido and Francesco Sourigues left London to start a provocative men’s fashion magazine, Hercules. Eight years later, they prepare to launch Vamp, a new, subversive and sexy title for women.
Twenty years after opening his first store, Steven Alan, the merchant, showroom operator and designer, sat down with BoF to discuss how he built his multi-pronged business.
We are delighted to announce that BoF founder and editor-in-chief Imran Amed will interview Carol Lim and Humberto Leon, founders of Opening Ceremony, to learn about their ascent in the fashion industry. The event will be streamed on BoF, live from New York, on the evening of February 10th.
This month, the BoF Spotlight shines on London-based menswear designer Sebastiaan Pieter, whose debut collection offers an intriguing amalgamation of stunted, gender-bending tailoring and Middle Eastern- and Asian-influenced silhouettes.