Posts tagged "CHRISTOPHER BAILEY"
Burberry Prorsum SS15 Menswear

Burberry Prorsum SS15 Menswear

  Christopher Bailey’s Spring/Summer 2015 Burberry Prorsum Menswear collection was inspired by novelist and travel writer Bruce Chatwin. The crisp linen and plush velvet fabrics came to life in vivid tones of red, orange and blue. The score was provided by British singer and songwriter Benjamin Clementine. “Benjamin is a poet. His lyrics are incredibly...
GANT Rugger Pre-Fall 2013 Lookbook

GANT Rugger Pre-Fall 2013 Lookbook

  Christopher Bastin’s Pre-Fall 2013 collection for GANT Rugger takes inspiration from the true story of The American Colony, a group of US soldiers who intentionally disappeared behind the walls of the Algerian Casbah during WWII. Bastin artfully blends elements of traditional tailoring, North African fabrics and military fatigues to create a distinct collection. Shop...
Imitation As Flattery… Express vs. Burberry

Imitation As Flattery… Express vs. Burberry

If imitation is the sincerest form of flattery then Burberry’s creative director Christopher Bailey should be flattered. The graphic tribal and ikat prints from his Spring 2012 Prorsum collection were and instant editorial and commercial hit. Both Zara & Topman have already paid tribute to his tribal print t-shirt and now it appears that the...
Burberry Prorsum Autumn Winter 2013

Burberry Prorsum Autumn Winter 2013

    When Angela Ahrendts joined Burberry in 2006, just before the global economic downturn, the companies distinct plaid pattern had developed a down market, and decidedly un-luxury persona. Britain’s rough and tumble working class youths (“chavs”) hijacked the pattern, as did counterfeit vendors peddling Burberry knockoffs on street corners around the globe. While marketers...
Burberry Prorsum Mens Resort 2013

Burberry Prorsum Mens Resort 2013

  The mood at Burberry is laid-back luxury rendered in relaxed tailoring with a worn-in feel, chief creative officer Christopher Bailey infused the look with shine. Men’s wear channeled a similar vibe, with Thirties prints for skinny ties; narrow, high-waisted trousers — get out your suspenders, boys — and lots of classic fabrics, such as...
Burberry Black Label FW 2012 Ad Campaign

Burberry Black Label FW 2012 Ad Campaign

  Burberry Black Label is a secondary line produced under license by Sanyo Corporation in China for distribution in Japan. Burberry Black Label’s target audience is the Japanese youth market, with a lower price point and smaller size chart relative to Burberry’s other lines.  
Burberry Prorsum Spring Summer 2013 (Video)

Burberry Prorsum Spring Summer 2013 (Video)

  After a few seasons of muted colors, traditional tailoring and tribal inspirations Christopher Bailey decided to turn up the volume for Burberry Prorsum’s Spring 2013 menswear collection. Bailey reinterpreted Burberry’s signature outerwear in neon-hued metallic shades of mint, sky blue and fuchsia. The brightly colored bomber’s, trench coats and mac’s were shown with a...
Burberry Autumn Winter 2012 2013 Ad Campaign Preview

Burberry Autumn Winter 2012 2013 Ad Campaign Preview

Burberry’s Autumn Winter 2012/2013 ad campaign was shot on location in East London at the Royal Naval College by Mario Testino. “We wanted to play with everything that’s at the heart of the Burberry world – celebrating our brand and London through imagery, film, music, weather and our iconic outerwear, all in a very poetic...