From denim to classic tailoring, the globe-trotting designer is focused on reinventing American sportswear for a new age, earning supporters like Rihanna for his clever reinterpretations and collaborative mindset.
Less than a year after launching his own label, the Ivorian designer has established himself with intricately conceived pieces that are androgynous, sexual, and a little subversive—but they’re nothing that would shock his mother.
Originally inspired by a Japanese horror anthology, the husband-and-wife duo are creating clothes that focus on a sense of place through unexpected, surreal details without losing their real-world appeal.
The bicoastal design duo is reshaping the face of American fashion thanks to their diverse vision and focus on clothing that spotlights the wearer’s unique personality, all while balancing their creativity with a newfound focus on the business side.
From his beginnings hosting legendary club nights in Dalston, the Scottish designer has launched a movement to bring fun back into fashion with his theatrical shows, gender-bending creations, and embrace of the LGBTQI community.
The power couple Lisi Herrebrugh and Rushemy Botter offer an exuberant look back at their families’ Caribbean roots with designs that burst with tropical color while also tackling the very visible effects of pollution and environmental destruction.
Virgil Abloh protegé Samuel Ross reconnects with his modest youth in his urbanely sophisticated designs that reflect the multiculturalism of contemporary Britain with a DIY sensibility—just don’t call them ‘streetwear.’
After an encounter with a cowboy who handcrafted his own hats, the environmental scientist moved into millinery, learning to make unique and memorable designs that have won him fans from surfers and athletes to celebrities like Madonna.
The young CFDA/Vogue Fashion Fund-nominated collective brings passion and imagination to every irreverent and evocative design, from an oversized Tiffany’s shopping bag worn as a dress to an American flag-printed cocktail dress with a dragging tail that went viral.
The latest crop of rising jewelry designers are embracing historicism, ancient forms, and imperfection in striking, sculptural pieces with a focus on sustainability and individuality.