DEBENHAMS GAVE A PREVIEW OF ITS SUMMER 2018 COLLECTION
MAY 3 | THE MESS HALL, MAKATI
Members of the media got to see what Debenhams has in store for the season with its latest menswear, womenswear, kids, and home collections, and the common denominator seems to be, as is typical of for this time of the year, bright colors and flora- and fauna-themed prints. See more pieces from the latest collections on the Debenhams Instagram account.
GUCCI’S ART BOOK DISTURBIA LAUNCHED
MAY 3 | LONDON
Luxury label Gucci, photographer Peter Schlesinger, and London-based publishing house IDEA have partnered to produce Disturbia, a limited edition art book that presents the fashion house’s Pre-Fall 2018 collection along with photographs of models, landscapes, and Roman scenery and architecture. Inspired by the films of iconic horror director Dario Argento, Disturbia also includes visual excerpts from the auteur’s classic 1980 film Inferno.
Presenting ‘Disturbia’: showcasing imagery of the #GucciPreFall18 collection shot by the artist and photographer #PeterSchlesinger in Rome, the limited-edition book includes a series of pictures inspired by the atmospheres of @darioargento_official͛s films. #AlessandroMichele Distributed by @idea.ltd, the book launches today at @doverstreetmarketnewyork with a special signing event from 6-8pm EST. Read more through link in bio as author, Joshua Lyon—behind the Instagram account @dying4it—explores the mysteries within and talks with Peter about the relationship between beauty and horror.
PENSHOPPE DENIMLAB 2018 REVEALED
MAY 4 | MANILA
With pop star Zayn Malik modeling the pieces, Penshoppe DenimLab’s latest collection features denim that has been recreated into new silhouettes for the summer. The selection of chambray shirts, indigo jeans, and even separates in tonal retro stripes and muted palettes in matte finish prove the flexibility of the classic textile, and details such as floating stitches, fabric typography in print, and a jacquard texture with an aged finish can transform any look for being merely utilitarian to something more impactful. See the whole collection at the Penshoppe website.