Vice Fashion - Fashion Update 2006
New Trends in Wearing Things
|Full page photos: Richard Kern, Stylist: Gia Bahm, Stylist’s Assistant: Betsy Maher|
Graffiti writers did this first. When they weren’t covering their faces outlaw-style, they would pull the T-shirt they had around their face down into the neckerchief zone. It’s caught on majorly here in New York now. New variations are popping up daily.
l-r: KVK T-shirt, WOWCH T-shirt, APC jacket, Nom De Guerre jeans; United Bamboo T-shirt, Tsubi cardigan, Nom De Guerre hoodie, Energie jeans; Fox jacket, Morphine Generation T-shirt, Tsubi T-shirt, Diesel jeans
Mara Hoffman dress, Morphine Generation jean vest (photographed at American Apparel)
British band the Peters set this one off with their cult hit “Go to Work.” Next thing you knew, Kate Moss was walking around Camden with one. Then it was in British Vogue and the rest is history...
Steven Alan button-up shirt, Rachel Comey jacket, Paul Smith belt, Steven Alan pants, Nixon watch, Converse sneakers, vintage scarf
Blame Devendra Banhart! The nu-hippie thing is certainly reaching its crest, and this just might be the death rattle (if it didn’t look so good).
American Apparel shorts, Opening Ceremony hoodie, United Bamboo jacket, APC socks and tote bag
In the city during the winter, it isn’t like you’re running around outside all day. You go from house to cab to office to bar pretty quickly. Why not brave ten minutes of cold legs here and there for this en fuego new look?
Photo shot by Richard Kern at American Apparel.