Designers thriving as a package deal is nothing new—remember how hot Byblos was under the dual direction of Keith Varty and Alan Cleaver in the Eighties? Now more than ever, there seems to be a proliferation of designing power couples. It presents an interesting practical dynamic—does one drape while the other trims?—compounded by the nature of the relationship, which can range from best friends to lovers to former lovers to siblings and even identical twins. Here, a dissection of a few of fashion’s famous duos.
"You start one way as a baby, but why shouldn't you be able to choose your own path as opposed to culturally people telling you which way to go?" - Thom Browne at his men's spring 2018 show, where he celebrated gender fluidity. #pfw #wwdmens (📷: @delphineachard)
"I think that all anyone really wants in life is to have people understand us for who we actually are, despite everything," says Ruth Negga. The actress talks "Preachers" season 2 and more on WWD.com. #wwdeye (📷: Dan Doperalski)