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Song for the Mute AW17 ‘Moth’

Song for the Mute AW17 ‘Moth’

Lyna Ty and Melvin Tanaya revealed Song for The Mute’s Autumn/Winter 2017 collection titled “Moth” at their Rue Saint Martin Paris showroom in January 2017. Maintaining the ornamented textured styling, as seen with their previous collections, lead designers Lyna Ty and Melvin Tanaya have created a more layered look for their AW17 collection. The attention to detail and melding of fabrics.

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Hello Guidi

Hello Guidi

Did you know that ‘guidi’ in Italian means ‘lead’? Guido Guidi, Giovanni Rosellini and Gino Ulivo were undoubtedly leaders in the craft of making precious leathers. They established ‘Conceria Guidi e Rosellini’, presently known as Guidi, which over the years has produced some real masterpieces in admiration for traditional shoemaking. Respecting the heritage of fourteenth century’s leather tanning, Ruggero Guidi carries on the legacy of his predecessors by creating exceptional footwear for those who appreciate wearing works of art on their feet. Guidi collection represents deeply rooted Italian craftsmanship with a modern twist of technology. It transcends the conventional idea of style and comfort...

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Mastermind World – 20th anniversary

Mastermind World – 20th anniversary

  ‘Prologue Volume I’ is Mastermind’s first full collection since being retired by founder Masaaki Homma in 2011. Mastermind will launch Mastermind Japan and Mastermind World consecutively, ‘Japan’ catering to the domestic market and ‘World’ as an international label. Original launched in 1997, Mastermind was conceived by founder Masaaki Homma wanting his own label starting with the letter ‘m’ like his name. The famous skull and bones motif was not added until 2000, Masaaki Homma has said that he hand-drew over 1,000 version before settling on the one that defines the label today. International success soon followed in 2001, Mastermind brought an...

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