Genderless fashion designers and global retailers discuss the segment predicted to be the future of the industry.
The designer will host a special event in Florence on Jan. 9.
Reference Berlin, a new 24-hour festival for fashion, music and art that tries to capture the city’s creative allure opened with much ado on Saturday noon.
Designers and retailers see the potential to exalt the grittier, casual side of the city’s fashion scene.
The designer spoke about why he introduced Random Identities and if he would ever work for a luxury brand again.
Dubbed Random Identities, it is to debut at on Ssense.com and also at Dover Street Market, sources said.
Grace Wales Bonner, Stefano Pilati and Gmbh first confirmed designers in 24-hour, no-holds-barred interdisciplinary format in Berlin’s Berghain club in late October.
Gucci and Stefano Pilati are reportedly taking part in the fall 2018 Berlin festival spanning design, fashion, art and technology.
The trade show organizer will host the “Fanatic Feelings — Fashion Plays Football” exhibit curated by Markus Ebner and Francesco Bonami.
Pilati plans to post 15 looks.
It’s titled “Evolution — Involution — Revolution. Three decades of men’s fashion as seen by Stefano Pilati.”
Some believe that marquee talents got too big for their boots, demanding outsized salaries, lavish perks and too much creative control.
The designer said he’s created the 17 designs, inspired by Berlin, as a market test.