Since taking the helm in 2011, creative director Olivier Rousteing has upheld Balmain‘s reputation as the go-to brand for military-inspired pieces with a tough, rebellious edge. Leather, sleek silhouettes and an earthy palette define this brand of sophisticated, luxurious masculinity. Continue reading
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8/24/20 O&A NYC DANCE… AND MORE: Peace One Love- Bringing Brooklyn Together
By Walter Rutledge
Dance has always been a catalyst for change. In 1936 Martha Graham created her masterwork Chronicles as a weapon against the rising menace of fascism in Germany. In 1959 Donald McKayle’s Rainbow Round My Shoulder evoked the hopelessness and inequality of Black men on a southern prison chain gang. On Saturday August 29 Jamel Gaines Creative Outlet Dance Theatre of Brooklyn (also known as Creative Outlet or just C.O.) will also use the power of dance to heal a community with Peace One Love, an afternoon of the arts celebrating the spirit of the now internationally recognized Black Lives Matter movement. Continue reading
5/2/20 O&A NYC ITS SATURDAY- ANYTHING GOES: Fendi Men’s Spring/Summer 2020 Fashion Show
For the Fendi Men’s Spring/Summer 2020 Collection, Creative Director Silvia Venturini Fendi brings the Fendi man en plein air, out of the virtual space and of the overwhelming immateriality that is so pervasive in the life of today. Continue reading
4/23/20 O&A NYC FASHION: Versace Menswear Fall/Winter 2019-2020
Donatella Versace dedicated the spring/summer 2020 season to her friend Keith Flint of Prodigy, who died last March, and his style was a big influence: As if all that print and sparkle were not enough to turn heads, models sported teal, yellow, hot pink or fire-engine red hair, and strutted in black leather — fringed, paved with silver grommets, or whipstitched into submission.
3/21/20 O&A NYC ITS SATURDAY ANYTHING GOES: Ludovic de Saint Sernin Men’s Spring/Summer 2020
Wet’n’Wild broke the Internet by giving a youth nothing but a beige towel to wear to make his turn around the pool. “Oh, my goodness,” breathed a lady in the audience.
”Transparently obvious at first sight: first out, walking alongside a conceptual pool atop the Pompidou Centre was a completely see-through white organza suit, shown on a boy. Second, a lissome latter-day Kate Moss–alike in a white water-dampened spaghetti-strap slip dress.
8/24/19 O&A NYC ITS SATURDAY- ANYTHING GOES: Balenciaga Fall Winter 2019-2020 Full Womenswear and Menswear Runway Fashion Show
Balenciaga Fall Winter 2019- 2020 Full Womenswear and Menswear Runway Fashion Show collection by Demna Gvasalia
2/2/19 O&A NYC ITS SATURDAY- ANYTHING GOES EXTRA!: Marco Marco NYFW SS’19 Backstage Interviews
Designer, Marco Morante made history on September 8th by showcasing the first ever all trans model group during New York Fashion Week. Continue reading
12/29/18 O&A NYC ITS SATURDAY- ANYTHING GOES EXTRA: What To Wear On New Year’s Eve- 5 New Year’s Eve Outfits
New Year’s Eve is almost here and whether you’re planning to celebrate by attending a New Years Eve party, going out to a nice restaurant or just staying at home, chances are you’ll want to look your best. There are few occasions to get dressed up and look your most stylish like New Year’s Eve and in this video I’m showing you five outfit ideas for ringing in 2019. Continue reading
11/19/18 O&A NYC FASHION: Giorgio Armani Men’s Fall Winter 2018-19
The FW18-19 collection by Giorgio Armani promotes freedom of expression and love of sythethis in a collection which is both elegant and rigorous. The idea of a man drawing on memories and adventures to shape his outward appearance. Continue reading
11/10/18 O&A NYC IT’S SATURDAY- EXTRA!!! FASHION: Versace- Fall Winter 2018/2019
The Versace 2018- 2019 fall/winter collection featured old-but-new logo pins glinted on the outerwear. There was animalia aplenty in zebra- and tiger-stripe overcoats for men and women. Continue reading