Vamping it up this Halloween doesn't relegate you to covered-up capes, faux fangs, and all-black-everything. Why not look to cult favorite Akasha for a more regal appeal? The femme fatale, portrayed by the late Aaliyah in 2002's Queen of
DESIGNER: Jonathan Simkhai
INSPIRATION: England's 1964 Battle of Brighton Beach when English mods and rockers waged war on the seaside. His athletic aesthetic and geometric interpretations came from him “imagining beach chairs
In continuation of their partnership with W Hotels, the CFDA Fashion Incubator designers are going on the road in search of inspiration!
Each designer is packing their bags and prepping for a week-long Inspiration Trip to the W Hotel of
Each year brings a new crop of talent to follow. On the fashion front, there are a slew of apparel, accessory, and jewelry designers on our radar. And while we’re perpetually enchanted by emerging and established creative forces, looking
Surf was in the air for Jonathan Simkhai’s Spring 2013 collection. It was inspired by the surfers in 1970’s Venice Beach, who resorted to skating in empty pools during that time's drought. With a heavy dose of California cool — and