“Everyone is kind of looking at the same things right now,” said Alexander Wang during a preview of his fall collection. He was talking specifically about the fabric market, which can be limited to the flat, lasered and Neoprene materials that have come to define “modern” in materials technology. His desire to resist the sameness drove him to the warm embrace of all things fuzzy: mohair, alpaca, astrakhan and anything that reminded him of hair.

 

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