Backstage at JW Anderson RTW Fall 2016

Backstage at J.W. Anderson RTW Fall 2016

At JW Anderson it was about individuality – elevating the girls’ natural beauty,” said makeup artist Mark Carrasquillo working with NARS.

J.W. Anderson RTW Fall 2016

J.W. Anderson RTW Fall 2016

“The idea of modern cocktail wear” was Jonathan Anderson’s explanation for his spiffy fall collection.

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Front Row at J.W. Anderson Men’s Fall 2016

Musician and fashion-lover A$AP Rocky talks design labels, hip-hop album.

Backstage at JW Anderson Men's Fall 2016

Backstage at J.W. Anderson Men’s Fall 2016

WWD went behind the scenes at the fall show.

JW Anderson Men's Fall 2016

J.W. Anderson Men’s RTW Fall 2016

J.W. Anderson showed a daring, experimental collection from all angles, full of the “kinetic energy” and Disney-esque fantasy.

Backstage at JW Anderson Spring 2016

Backstage at J.W. Anderson Spring 2016

With regard to hair, “Jonathan said his girl had been to space and back since last season,” said stylist Anthony Turner, working with L’Oréal Professional.

J.W. Anderson RTW Spring 2016

J.W. Anderson RTW Spring 2016

Does a woman look more powerful in a printed top with big leg-of-mutton sleeves and printed balloon pants — or the skimpiest wire bra and a short bandage skirt? It’s all the same for Jonathan Anderson, who embraces fashion’s warp speed and dares to put all of the above on the same runway.

Backstage at JW Anderson Men's RTW Spring 2016

Backstage at J.W. Anderson Men’s Spring 2016

WWD went behind the scenes at the spring show.

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J.W. Anderson Men’s RTW Spring 2016

After chewing through the Seventies and Eighties in recent seasons, London boy wonder Jonathan Anderson decided to “slow the tempo” with a more contemplative collection for spring.

JW Anderson Resort 2016

J.W. Anderson Resort 2016

To "show where inspiration comes from" Jonathan Anderson staged his resort collection in a gallery setting and offered a softer, more feminine approach than in the past.