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Umit Benan Fall 2014

Umit Benan Fall 2014

  Umit Benan’s first Paris runway show was a revelation. Known for his use of non-model models, the Turkish designer knocked it out of the park with a fall 2014 collection inspired by All-American hero Jackie Robinson. Unlike most fashion shows, the inspiration was not a vague notion – this was literal. Benan cast the...
Umit Benan Fall Winter 2013-14 Collection

Umit Benan Fall Winter 2013-14 Collection

  Umit Benan is a storyteller, basing his latest scenario in a seedy New York alley circa 1990, populated by hotdog sellers, hobos and tranny hookers. Their faces shielded by balaclavas, models prowled down the runway, occasionally stopping to tag a wall. Having built an aesthetic based on relaxed silhouettes with Eastern influences and proportions,...