This season, British designers played tracks by hot indie bands and hired classical musicians to complement their collections. But leave it to cheeky Henry Holland to bring the lowbrow into high culture. He closed his show with the theme song to “Beverly Hills 90210.” Here, WWD’s London playlist.
• “We Tigers” by Animal Collective (Cooperative Designs) • “Divertissement à la Hongroise” by Franz Schubert (Erdem) • “L’amour et la Violence” by Sébastian Tellier (Roksanda Ilincic) • “I Wanna Be Like You” From Disney’s Jungle Book soundtrack (Christopher Kane) • “When We Pretend That We’re Dead” by L7 (Sinha Stanic) • “Pink Panther theme” (William Tempest) • “Back of the Van” by Ladyhawke (Issa) • “Mesopotamia” by The B-52’s (Paul Smith) • Mixed tracks by The Misshapes (Henry Holland) • “Digitonal” and “Swod” by Doug Haywood (Graeme Black) • “Hey, Mickey” by Toni Basil (Adidas by Stella McCartney) • “Hit Me on My Beeper” by The Cool Kids
Peter Kim's Los Angeles-based premium denim line has always had its finger on the pulse of youth. This season, novelty is back in a way reminiscent of early Aughts, with studs, lace-ups, racing waxed denim and more. For more highlights if some of the key brands at the Vegas trade shows, go to WWD.com. #wwdfashion (📷: Patrick Gray; Styled by @thealexbadia; Story by @karihamanaka and @marcy_wwd)
"I was driving back on Saturday afternoon from the beach, and I just saw this sign saying 'Skydiving for $95.' And I was like, I can't not sky dive for $95," says Tom Bateman about a moment in Hawaii while shooting "Snatched." #wwdeye (📷: @vsteves; Interview by @ktauer; Styled by @thealexbadia)