At the recent men’s spring collections, designersagreed that it was time to shave off the models’ trendyretro beards and present their wares on men with afreshly barbered look. Within that refreshing trend, twomajor—and contrasting—hairstyle options emerged: thefringe and, its opposite, the slick.
One of the most directional fringe styles was seenat Jil Sander, where designer Raf Simons kicked off thespring season with a multicolored collection shown at anold-style imperial Italian villa. The models’ textured hairmatched accordingly. The longer fringe, with a slight curlover the forehead, was the 2011 incarnation of the JuliusCaesar cut, also known as the Regency hairstyle. Brandssuch as Burberry, Gucci and Neil Barrett also went forthe Roman emperor’s look.
Steve Aoki held a presentation, a runway show and outdoor concert for his men's line Dim Mak. Here's a look from his spring 2018 collection, which was titled "Paradise Found." #wwdfashion #wwdmens (📷: George Chinsee)
"It's really hard sometimes. I think I have a reputation for being really tough and aggressive and pushy but I really am a very shy person who wants to be liked, and that's the conflict constantly. There's something that takes hold - I want people to like me, I don't want to be mean - but if I see something that just cries out to be answered, I go for it," says renowned NBC News correspondent Andrea Mitchell. (📷: @axeldupeux)