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WESTERN ADDITION Paris:  Phillip Lim’s latest brought countrified, western touches to sleek, city slicker looks. Chore coats came in luxurious white or black leather with real shearling collars, while tuxedo shirts bore ranger tip collars and sophisticated denim abounded in shirts, biker pants and jeans.  —Andrew Luecke Key Items: Tartan overcoat / Bouclé bomber / Horse print crewneck / Leather trucker / Huge ...
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OFFICE TERRAIN Paris:  Style director Kim Jones brought the business suit outdoors for F/W 14, pairing tailored ensembles with luxe versions of mountain sports garb such as chunky angora sweaters, curly lamb parkas and streamlined hiking boots. Pants and jackets in a silky nylon-like fabric introduced an activewear influence, which also appeared in the form of perforated leather hoodies and mirrored wraparound sunglasses. ...
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THE ROOFTOPS OF PRAGUE Paris: A recent trip to Prague – "the historical pearl of Europe" – sparked the first ideas for Tsumori Chisato's Pre-Fall 2014 collection. The pitched rooftops that line the cityscape are particularly visible throughout the looks in the form of geometric motifs and contrast banding on pockets.  – Deirdre Pérez Key Items: Fit-and-flare skirts / Openknit sweaters / Fine-gauge sweaters / ...
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Raf Simons -

SPACEMEN Paris: For his F/W 14 collection Raf Simons collaborated with artist and longtime associate, Sterling Ruby, who supposedly had a hand in every piece on the runway. Ruby’s hallmark serape stripes where there, in addition to a cavalcade of other wild prints. Digitally printed space motifs were prominent, as were other flyboy items, including bomber jackets, flight bags and Raf’s take ...
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High Contrast

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The Trench Coat

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CLASSIC + UTILITARIAN VIBE Paris: Louis Vuitton’s Pre-Fall 2014 was a beautiful fusion of timeless classics with a utilitarian vibe. The result, a wardrobe of modern staples in luxurious materials and crafted with the “Vuitton” savoir-faire. Suiting was transformed with a new versatility and intricate embellishment, a key feature mixing toughness with feminity. – Lizzy Bowring Key Items: Military jacket / Zip front knee ...
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Lanvin -

CHARMING REALITY Paris: Alber Elbaz focused on daywear for Pre-Fall, albeit that it was a carefully put together collection of chic sport and fabulous tailored pieces – jogging pants were key to the look. Elbaz's task was to "bring Lanvin into daywear," without sacrificing the label's signature joie de vivre – and he did this with the greatest of ease. – Lizzy ...
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The Cozy Knit Sweater

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Art as Life: Artist JR Collaborates with the New York City Ballet

Paris-based artist and photographer, JR has been commissioned by the New York City Ballet to create a piece of performance art inspired by the energy and spirit of the dancers, as part of the NYCB Art Series 2014. The installation will be seen in three live performances over three evenings at the Lincoln Center in January and February, in which a ...
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Kapital Sailor Ninja Spring 14 Lookbook

Always a denim treat at the Stylesight office, Kapital have released their latest SS14 lookbook, Sailor Ninja. Kapital's lookbooks have gained a cult following amongst the denim community with their all inspiring handcrafted denims and idiosyncratic approach to their seasonal themes. Much of the success has been down photographer, Eric Kvatek’s brilliant eye that partners so well with the overall Kapital vibe: eccentric, ...
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Column Pencil Skirt

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FrenchTrotters Denim Collection Crafted in Paris

On our recent trip to Paris we found further appreciation for the Parisian-based concept store FrenchTrotters and their new collection "crafted in Paris." The French have a strong affiliation to denim. The word "denim" was born from the city of Nîmes in France where the sturdy workwear fabric was originally made. But while jeanswear has made its way across continents all over the world, many French ...
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Denim By Premiére Vision Highlight: S/S 15

Last week Denim by Premiére Vision closed its doors to the 13th edition and the final show in Paris as it prepares for its relocation to Barcelona. As the dust settles over the French capital, Stylesight's denim team highlights the key industry news, showcases and denim trends from the show. Much excitement was in the air at the S/S 15 edition of ...
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Scented Memory: Maison Martin Margiela’s SHOWcabinet for SHOWstudio

A new exhibition at SHOWstudio’s shop in Knightsbridge explores the relationship between scent and human memory. Opened last Thursday, the "Smells Like Memories" installation is is a collaboration between Belgian, fashion powerhouse, Maison Martin Margiela, and online fashion and film platform SHOWstudio (as part of their SHOWcabinet series) which explores “the pivotal role of scent in triggering reminiscence." Alongside perfumes from Margiela’s ...
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