rag & bone Spring/Summer 2012 Collection

rag & bone Spring/Summer 2012 Collection

The S/S 2012 collection from rag & bone is looking solid in these shots with plenty of plays on color and cuts. The collection is California-inspired but will appeal to a few different points of interest ranging from surf to Hollywood. Look for long coats, cropped trousers and a good mix of knits to make their way to stockists and rag & bone shops next spring. (via sxh)

COMUNE Spring/Summer 2012 Collection Video

COMUNE Spring/Summer 2012 Collection Video

To showcase their Spring 2012 offerings, COMUNE went to Salton Sea in Cali and shot this video. The looks are more casual than anything but there’s plenty to be had for all. Some of the selection includes a stark selvedge denim shirt-jacket, a few plaid button downs, cashmere v-necks, military-inspired boots and slimmed chinos to bring the line full-circle.

Henrik Vibskov Spring/Summer 2012 Collection

Henrik Vibskov Spring/Summer 2012 Collection

Danish-born designer Henrik Vibskov presented a great collection in Paris this past week, proving once again that minimalist design should not be overlooked. The pieces were wearable across an array of styles with muted color patterns taking center stage instead of the bright offerings of seasons past.

Billykirk Tool Bag for Perfecto Brand by Schott NYC

Billykirk Tool Bag for Perfecto Brand by Schott NYC

Unveiled at this week’s (Capsule) show in Paris was a collaboration between Schott’s Perfecto Brand and Billykirk. They’ve teamed up for an all-leather tool bag for Spring 2012. The bag’s hand made by brothers Chris and Kirk Bray with parts from California and Pennsylvania and features elements incorporated from the iconic Schott Perfecto and BillyKirk’s classic carryall. It’s made from brown and black American cowhide and is fitted with quilted nylon lining, heavy chrome zipper, exterior coin pocket and Schott Perfecto hardware. Other fine details include double drop handles, signature Billykirk luggage tag, metal hinge frame, two interior pockets and a detachable leather shoulder.

Dries Van Noten Spring/Summer 2012

Dries Van Noten Spring/Summer 2012

The Spring 2012 runway show for Dries Van Noten was a tremendous success in Paris as the designer showed a strong collection, headlined by utilization of waterproof fabrics. Standout colors from the palette included midnight blue and burgundy alongside some brighter colors as well. We’re sure all eyes are on the outerwear pieces as they really left a mark of their own.

Paris Fashion Week | Yohji Yamamoto Spring/Summer 2012

Paris Fashion Week | Yohji Yamamoto Spring/Summer 2012

We’re really digging the print’s in Yohji Yamamoto’s Spring 2012 collection as stripes and polka dots are pinned against florals and several other shapes to give the pieces some character and definition. There’s much to appreciate from Yohji’s collection this time around like patterned knits and Nehru-collared button-downs as well as the form-fitting outerwear, silk tops and traditionally-printed trousers.