High Fashion, College Wallet Simone Rocha Spring/Summer 2016

Simone Rocha’s Spring/Summer 2016 ready-to-wear collection focused on a juxtaposition between airy femininity and Japanese bondage. Delicate pink dresses with intersecting macrame straps, dominated the runway. The straps — the designer’s homage to Japanese photographer Nobuyoshi Araki’s take on bondage … Continue reading High Fashion, College Wallet Simone Rocha Spring/Summer 2016

High Fashion, College Wallet Saint Laurent Spring/Summer 2016

This week’s High Fashion, College Wallet pays tribute to Hedi Slimane’s era at Saint Laurent. April 1’s announcement that the designer would be stepping down from his position as creative director was no April Fool’s prank. Slimane consistently brought youth, … Continue reading High Fashion, College Wallet Saint Laurent Spring/Summer 2016

High Fashion, College Wallet Carven Spring/Summer 2016

Alexis Martial and Adrien Caillaudaud’s Spring/Summer 2016 collection took deep-sea inspiration to create an aquatic scene on the runway. Nods to oceanic creatures like octopi, jellyfish, and striped puffer fish were clear in the primary colored prints that dominated Carven’s show. … Continue reading High Fashion, College Wallet Carven Spring/Summer 2016

High Fashion, College Wallet Opening Ceremony Spring/Summer 2016

Carol Lim and Humberto Leon, designers and founders of Opening Ceremony, embraced core values of friendship and familiarity to bring a homelike feel to their collection’s Spring/Summer 2016 ready-to-wear runway show. The idea of home, as well as community, led the … Continue reading High Fashion, College Wallet Opening Ceremony Spring/Summer 2016