It was a fairly staid season with most designers showing a commercial prerogative rather than a conceptual one. Yet, if you read between the lines, there was more than meets the eye.
"Hey is my cock out?" the models seem to be asking. "Oh, hey, it is. Huh. Well how about that."
In light of the shootings of Trayvon Martin and Tamir Rice, the hoodie has become a garment of ill-omen that is tangled up in America's ongoing conversation about race, socioeconomics and violence against black bodies.
The designer's fall from grace was one of the most dramatic declines the fashion industry has seen since Coco Chanel's outing as a Nazi collaborator. Now that he's been appointed to helm Maison Martin Margiela, everyone is wondering if he can make a...