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Exclusive new editorial in collaboration with BOSS & RUSSELL ATHLETIC
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Exclusive new editorial in collaboration with BOSS & RUSSELL ATHLETIC

Fashion Exclusive digital editorial in collaboration with BOSS & RUSSELL ATHLETIC, captured by Simone Frank.       team credits: Photography - Simone Frank Fashion, film, art direction - Gino Gurrieri Hair and makeup - Wout Philippo for Mádara Cosmetics and Redken Casting - Timotej Letonja Photography assistant - Jesse Claus Fashion assistants - Magdalena Roe, Michael Geertzen Videography assistant - Jelle van Brakel Hair and makeup assistant - Anh Nguyaen Models - Guus at Republic Men, Oumar at The Troopers and Roan at Ulla Models All fashion BOSS X RUSSEL ATHLETIC   #bossxrusselathletic  Exclusive digital editorial in collaboration with BOSS & RUSSELL ATHLETIC, captured by Simone Frank.       team credits: Photography - Simone Frank Fashion, film, art direction - Gino Gurrieri Hair and makeup - Wout Philippo for Mádara Cosmetics and Redken Casting - Timotej Letonja Photography assistant - Jesse Claus Fashion assistants - Magdalena Roe, Michael Geertzen Videography assistant - Jelle van Brakel Hair and makeup assistant - Anh Nguyaen Models - Guus at Republic Men, Oumar at The Troopers and Roan at Ulla Models All fashion BOSS X RUSSEL ATHLETIC   #bossxrusselathletic 

TOMS Unveils New Look, New Impact Strategy
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TOMS Unveils New Look, New Impact Strategy

Accessories TOMS®, the original One for One company, is marking its 15th Anniversary with the introduction of a new impact strategy and updated visual identity.     Since 2006, TOMS has impacted over 100 million lives giving shoes, sight, safe water and impact grants, learning and listening along the way. TOMS remains grounded in their mission to use business to improve lives. After diligent research and evaluation of their giving, TOMS has implemented a new impact strategy, swapping out its original One for One shoe giving model with a commitment to give at least one-third of annual net profits to grassroots good working with passionate, informed leaders within the communities that they serve.     Responding to community-driven feedback along with a hyper-engaged internal Giving Team, TOMS has identified relevant issues that will be the focus of the one-third profits strategy. The three main pillars include (1) promoting mental health, (2) increasing access to opportunity, and (3) ending gun violence, aligning with the belief that together, they help lay the groundwork to create equity for all people, particularly Black, Indigenous and People of Colour, LGBTQ+, and Women & Girls. Through an ever-growing community of partners, TOMS has and will continue to work with organisations led by those closest to a community's obstacles and opportunities - driving change from the ground up.     At the helm of these efforts is the brands Giving Team. This team is composed of leaders dedicated to being responsible stewards in the world of social and community impact working hand-in-hand with existing partners and seeking to identify new partners. These partners consist of non-profit organisations operating within the brands key issue areas with service to priority communities.     In an effort to pause, reflect, and celebrate all that the brand has achieved, the newly published 2019-2020 TOMS Impact Report showcases the monumental good the TOMS community has done whilelooking to the future - sharing what has been achieved and a sneak peek at the good to come. Over the past two years, TOMS has engaged 71 partners in 28 countries together giving 7,049,436 pairs of shoes along with $4,436,000 in grants. Existing partners include organisations such as Cities United, supporting a national network of community leaders who are committed to reducing the epidemic of homicides and shootings of young Black men and boys in the US, Homeboy Industries, the largest gang rehabilitation and re-entry program in the world and Magic Bus, ensuring girls and boys in India complete their education and build the skills they need to move out of poverty. The global brand is further expanding its grassroots commitment to also support communities in Europe and will announce a new UK-based giving partner later this year.     “On behalf of the TOMS Giving Team, I am thrilled to be able to carry the brand's legacy in a new and powerful direction with these inspiring grassroots organisations,” says Amy Smith, TOMS Chief Strategy & Impact Officer. “TOMS has been using business to improve lives for 15 years now, and with that experience, plus a whole lot of research and a bit of sole searching, we have learned that there is so much we can do when we come together as a community. We realise we’re not changing the world, but we are at the feet of people who are. The journey to impacting another 100 million lives has officially begun!”     The brand has put this evolved grants-based model to the test with the TOMS COVID-19 Global Giving Fund and saw the power and impact that comes with greater flexibility, generating over $2 million in support of global pandemic relief efforts. The funds will continue to be distributed to giving partners that remain on the frontlines of the ongoing global pandemic delivering supplies, building hygiene stations, and so much more.     While social impact is a main focus, the B-Corp certified brand continues to fuse profit and purpose by taking care of the place it’s community members call home, planet earth. With the belief that sustainability is a collective responsibility, TOMS continues to take a holistic approach with ethical and eco-conscious practices throughout the business. Through new and existing product offerings, processes, packaging and vendors, the brand works to make choices that benefit the customer, employees and planet.     “It is of utmost importance not only as a global brand, but a leader in a larger movement to better the world, that TOMS represent the highest standards of corporate social responsibility,” adds Magnus Wedhammar, TOMS CEO. “We are deeply proud of what TOMS has done through its giving efforts and we’re always striving to do even more. Our team is excited to continue working towards a goal of creating a better tomorrow - where all communities, big or small, can truly thrive.”     In tandem with the evolution of a long-standing impact structure, TOMS is rolling out a new expression of the brand. Through a complete creative overhaul, the brand pays homage to those charging forward, creating meaningful change in the world. New campaigns and visual assets reinforce TOMS as a shoe that stands up for people making an impact on the ground. With this re-imagination of the brand, impact will stay at the forefront reiterating TOMS’s commitment to giving. Product collaboration in all forms will be woven through this updated brand strategy ranging from a diversified collective of brand ambassadors to exclusive launches celebrating conscious leaders among us. While the brand is moving forward in many facets, fan favourites will be re-introduced in a new light starting with the iconic Alpargata and expanding throughout the product offerings. TOMS®, the original One for One company, is marking its 15th Anniversary with the introduction of a new impact strategy and updated visual identity.     Since 2006, TOMS has impacted over 100 million lives giving shoes, sight, safe water and impact grants, learning and listening along the way. TOMS remains grounded in their mission to use business to improve lives. After diligent research and evaluation of their giving, TOMS has implemented a new impact strategy, swapping out its original One for One shoe giving model with a commitment to give at least one-third of annual net profits to grassroots good working with passionate, informed leaders within the communities that they serve.     Responding to community-driven feedback along with a hyper-engaged internal Giving Team, TOMS has identified relevant issues that will be the focus of the one-third profits strategy. The three main pillars include (1) promoting mental health, (2) increasing access to opportunity, and (3) ending gun violence, aligning with the belief that together, they help lay the groundwork to create equity for all people, particularly Black, Indigenous and People of Colour, LGBTQ+, and Women & Girls. Through an ever-growing community of partners, TOMS has and will continue to work with organisations led by those closest to a community's obstacles and opportunities - driving change from the ground up.     At the helm of these efforts is the brands Giving Team. This team is composed of leaders dedicated to being responsible stewards in the world of social and community impact working hand-in-hand with existing partners and seeking to identify new partners. These partners consist of non-profit organisations operating within the brands key issue areas with service to priority communities.     In an effort to pause, reflect, and celebrate all that the brand has achieved, the newly published 2019-2020 TOMS Impact Report showcases the monumental good the TOMS community has done whilelooking to the future - sharing what has been achieved and a sneak peek at the good to come. Over the past two years, TOMS has engaged 71 partners in 28 countries together giving 7,049,436 pairs of shoes along with $4,436,000 in grants. Existing partners include organisations such as Cities United, supporting a national network of community leaders who are committed to reducing the epidemic of homicides and shootings of young Black men and boys in the US, Homeboy Industries, the largest gang rehabilitation and re-entry program in the world and Magic Bus, ensuring girls and boys in India complete their education and build the skills they need to move out of poverty. The global brand is further expanding its grassroots commitment to also support communities in Europe and will announce a new UK-based giving partner later this year.     “On behalf of the TOMS Giving Team, I am thrilled to be able to carry the brand's legacy in a new and powerful direction with these inspiring grassroots organisations,” says Amy Smith, TOMS Chief Strategy & Impact Officer. “TOMS has been using business to improve lives for 15 years now, and with that experience, plus a whole lot of research and a bit of sole searching, we have learned that there is so much we can do when we come together as a community. We realise we’re not changing the world, but we are at the feet of people who are. The journey to impacting another 100 million lives has officially begun!”     The brand has put this evolved grants-based model to the test with the TOMS COVID-19 Global Giving Fund and saw the power and impact that comes with greater flexibility, generating over $2 million in support of global pandemic relief efforts. The funds will continue to be distributed to giving partners that remain on the frontlines of the ongoing global pandemic delivering supplies, building hygiene stations, and so much more.     While social impact is a main focus, the B-Corp certified brand continues to fuse profit and purpose by taking care of the place it’s community members call home, planet earth. With the belief that sustainability is a collective responsibility, TOMS continues to take a holistic approach with ethical and eco-conscious practices throughout the business. Through new and existing product offerings, processes, packaging and vendors, the brand works to make choices that benefit the customer, employees and planet.     “It is of utmost importance not only as a global brand, but a leader in a larger movement to better the world, that TOMS represent the highest standards of corporate social responsibility,” adds Magnus Wedhammar, TOMS CEO. “We are deeply proud of what TOMS has done through its giving efforts and we’re always striving to do even more. Our team is excited to continue working towards a goal of creating a better tomorrow - where all communities, big or small, can truly thrive.”     In tandem with the evolution of a long-standing impact structure, TOMS is rolling out a new expression of the brand. Through a complete creative overhaul, the brand pays homage to those charging forward, creating meaningful change in the world. New campaigns and visual assets reinforce TOMS as a shoe that stands up for people making an impact on the ground. With this re-imagination of the brand, impact will stay at the forefront reiterating TOMS’s commitment to giving. Product collaboration in all forms will be woven through this updated brand strategy ranging from a diversified collective of brand ambassadors to exclusive launches celebrating conscious leaders among us. While the brand is moving forward in many facets, fan favourites will be re-introduced in a new light starting with the iconic Alpargata and expanding throughout the product offerings.

CARTIER PRESENTS TANK MUST - NEW WATCHMAKING EDITION 2021
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CARTIER PRESENTS TANK MUST - NEW WATCHMAKING EDITION 2021

Watches Tank watch is Cartier elegance embodied, a pure and precise design, an uncompromising line. From its very creation in 1917, Louis Cartier made the distinct aesthetic choice of a rectangular shape, as opposed to the round watches of his generation. The Tank was already an avant-garde piece when launched and continues to be today. The two parallel brancards are its signature. Inspired by the design of a combat vehicle viewed from above, this watch follows one clear graphic principle: the brancards were the treads, the case was the turret. For the rst time with the Tank, the case attachments were aligned with the strap to maintain the rhythm of the design.     Wearing it becomes a statement. Vanguard Andy Warhol and his Tank were inseparable, he said about it: “I don’t wear a Tank watch to tell the time. Actually, I never even wind it. I wear a Tank because it is the watch to wear!” By refusing to wind his watch, the leader of pop art sancti es the elegance of the Tank.   Timeless, sure of itself and of the purity of its design, the Tank watch captures the zeitgeist in 2021. After more than a century, it has been reinvented with the Tank Must. Tank and Must, the fusion of two Maison icons: on one hand, Tank, essential and dandy, and on the other, Must, a name immortalised at Cartier in the 1970s that revisits the classic conventions of luxury. “The Must watches are part of the Maison’s heritage and legend (...). They have withstood the test of time thanks to their instantly recognisable style, but also their excellent craftsmanship, which Cartier applies to all its creations right down to the smallest detail.” Pierre Rainero, Director of Image, Style and Heritage at Cartier.     Tank Must is a chic watchmaking feat worn by many. A Maison signature whose design and movements are continuously evolving, driven by Cartier’s watchmak- ing commitment to constant progress. The Design Studio has reworked the design of these new Tank Must with monochrome versions and an original version based on a new photovoltaic movement.     Tank watch is Cartier elegance embodied, a pure and precise design, an uncompromising line. From its very creation in 1917, Louis Cartier made the distinct aesthetic choice of a rectangular shape, as opposed to the round watches of his generation. The Tank was already an avant-garde piece when launched and continues to be today. The two parallel brancards are its signature. Inspired by the design of a combat vehicle viewed from above, this watch follows one clear graphic principle: the brancards were the treads, the case was the turret. For the rst time with the Tank, the case attachments were aligned with the strap to maintain the rhythm of the design.     Wearing it becomes a statement. Vanguard Andy Warhol and his Tank were inseparable, he said about it: “I don’t wear a Tank watch to tell the time. Actually, I never even wind it. I wear a Tank because it is the watch to wear!” By refusing to wind his watch, the leader of pop art sancti es the elegance of the Tank.   Timeless, sure of itself and of the purity of its design, the Tank watch captures the zeitgeist in 2021. After more than a century, it has been reinvented with the Tank Must. Tank and Must, the fusion of two Maison icons: on one hand, Tank, essential and dandy, and on the other, Must, a name immortalised at Cartier in the 1970s that revisits the classic conventions of luxury. “The Must watches are part of the Maison’s heritage and legend (...). They have withstood the test of time thanks to their instantly recognisable style, but also their excellent craftsmanship, which Cartier applies to all its creations right down to the smallest detail.” Pierre Rainero, Director of Image, Style and Heritage at Cartier.     Tank Must is a chic watchmaking feat worn by many. A Maison signature whose design and movements are continuously evolving, driven by Cartier’s watchmak- ing commitment to constant progress. The Design Studio has reworked the design of these new Tank Must with monochrome versions and an original version based on a new photovoltaic movement.    

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PRADA PRESENTS LINEA ROSSA SPRING & SUMMER 2021
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PRADA PRESENTS LINEA ROSSA SPRING & SUMMER 2021

Fashion The body has always fundamentally inspired Prada Linea Rossa: metropolitan clothing engineered to enhance its form and best enable its function, to free the wearer through a fusion of innovative technicality and modern luxury.      For Spring/Summer 2021, the Prada Linea Rossa campaign reinvents the brand’s iconic ‘red line’ as the demarcations of spaces designated for sport, universal markers recognised in communities around the world.   Credits: Photographed and directed by Martine Syms  Creative Direction by Ferdinando Verderi Talents: Cai Xu Kun, Briana King, Rachelle Vinberg, Austin Augie, Le’Andre Sanders Music: ‘Cascara Prada’ by Asma Maroof The body has always fundamentally inspired Prada Linea Rossa: metropolitan clothing engineered to enhance its form and best enable its function, to free the wearer through a fusion of innovative technicality and modern luxury.      For Spring/Summer 2021, the Prada Linea Rossa campaign reinvents the brand’s iconic ‘red line’ as the demarcations of spaces designated for sport, universal markers recognised in communities around the world.   Credits: Photographed and directed by Martine Syms  Creative Direction by Ferdinando Verderi Talents: Cai Xu Kun, Briana King, Rachelle Vinberg, Austin Augie, Le’Andre Sanders Music: ‘Cascara Prada’ by Asma Maroof

A.P.C. PRESENTS RTH INTERACTION #10
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A.P.C. PRESENTS RTH INTERACTION #10

Fashion RTH is a shop in West Hollywood in Los Angeles known for its one-of-a-kind selection of jeans, leather goods and ceramics, all curated by René Holguin.   Jean and Judith Touitou were long time fans of RTH and became friends with René as well, leading today to a very natural interaction with RTH available for both men and women.   The RTH jacket and jeans are in washed indigo and decorated with paint stains. In raw denim, a new cut was developed: the René jeans.   Other pieces compose the Interaction: one jacket with short sleeves, one ponchirt (half poncho, half shirt), one bandana, two shirts for men, one shirt and one dress for women. The A.P.C. sneakers were developed in a model specially for RTH with beige tones. Multiple pieces perfect for Summer in jersey as well including two visuals dear to René: a peace sign (present on a T-shirt and a sweat shirt for both men and women) and the phrase “Somos iguales” meaning “we are equal”, “we are the same” in Spanish.   The campaign was shot in Los Angeles where René’s friends wore the collection.   In stores on April 8th. RTH is a shop in West Hollywood in Los Angeles known for its one-of-a-kind selection of jeans, leather goods and ceramics, all curated by René Holguin.   Jean and Judith Touitou were long time fans of RTH and became friends with René as well, leading today to a very natural interaction with RTH available for both men and women.   The RTH jacket and jeans are in washed indigo and decorated with paint stains. In raw denim, a new cut was developed: the René jeans.   Other pieces compose the Interaction: one jacket with short sleeves, one ponchirt (half poncho, half shirt), one bandana, two shirts for men, one shirt and one dress for women. The A.P.C. sneakers were developed in a model specially for RTH with beige tones. Multiple pieces perfect for Summer in jersey as well including two visuals dear to René: a peace sign (present on a T-shirt and a sweat shirt for both men and women) and the phrase “Somos iguales” meaning “we are equal”, “we are the same” in Spanish.   The campaign was shot in Los Angeles where René’s friends wore the collection.   In stores on April 8th.

LOEWE PRESENTS THE  NEW PAULA'S IBIZA 2021 CAPSULE COLLECTION
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LOEWE PRESENTS THE NEW PAULA'S IBIZA 2021 CAPSULE COLLECTION

Accessories LOEWE launches a new edition of its Paula's Ibiza summer capsule, a collection composed of RTW and accessories inspired by the island of Ibiza. With this capsule, Jonathan Anderson brings the carefree spirit of the beach to everyday life, bringing the sparkle of the sunny Balearics to simple garments and easy-to-wear accessories, with a marked touch of craftsmanship. With this collection, summer is presented to us as a way of being rather than a season: a mentality that runs throughout the year, filling us with energetic joy.     Throughout its five editions, Paula's Ibiza capsule has evolved into a complete proposal for men and women. In 2021, it incorporates new shapes characterized by a softness that is reflected in the deconstructed blazers for men, and also in the set of dresses and tops that are combined with women's pants, offering multiple utilities beyond the moment of summer vacation. Silhouettes are loose-fitting, asymmetrical; effortlessness is key. The fun proposal of prints inspired by the natural world comes from the repertoire created by Paula's founders Armin Heinemann and Stuart Rudnick: parrots, pigeons, crocodiles... alternate with a fun psychedelic interpretation of the LOEWE logo.     Paula's Ibiza 2021 collection features Anagram baskets made from Iraca palm, woven in Colombia by women artisans who are members of the Corporación Oficio and the NGO Arte (an artisan collective that helps these women to become economically independent and educate their children). These woven palm baskets, combined with LOEWE's unparalleled expertise in leather work, result in timeless objects impeccably crafted in our workshops in Spain. LOEWE classics such as the Hammock, Balloon and Gate, in ecru and navy canvas, which gives them a summery feel.     The visual portfolio that accompanies the presentation is a collaboration with photographer Gray Sorrenti, with scenes of Mexico City's colorful architecture. The protagonists pose under a dazzling sun that plays with the graphic shapes of the shadows and vibrant colors of the city.     Paula's Ibiza 2021 collection will be on sale at loewe.com and LOEWE stores from April 15th. LOEWE launches a new edition of its Paula's Ibiza summer capsule, a collection composed of RTW and accessories inspired by the island of Ibiza. With this capsule, Jonathan Anderson brings the carefree spirit of the beach to everyday life, bringing the sparkle of the sunny Balearics to simple garments and easy-to-wear accessories, with a marked touch of craftsmanship. With this collection, summer is presented to us as a way of being rather than a season: a mentality that runs throughout the year, filling us with energetic joy.     Throughout its five editions, Paula's Ibiza capsule has evolved into a complete proposal for men and women. In 2021, it incorporates new shapes characterized by a softness that is reflected in the deconstructed blazers for men, and also in the set of dresses and tops that are combined with women's pants, offering multiple utilities beyond the moment of summer vacation. Silhouettes are loose-fitting, asymmetrical; effortlessness is key. The fun proposal of prints inspired by the natural world comes from the repertoire created by Paula's founders Armin Heinemann and Stuart Rudnick: parrots, pigeons, crocodiles... alternate with a fun psychedelic interpretation of the LOEWE logo.     Paula's Ibiza 2021 collection features Anagram baskets made from Iraca palm, woven in Colombia by women artisans who are members of the Corporación Oficio and the NGO Arte (an artisan collective that helps these women to become economically independent and educate their children). These woven palm baskets, combined with LOEWE's unparalleled expertise in leather work, result in timeless objects impeccably crafted in our workshops in Spain. LOEWE classics such as the Hammock, Balloon and Gate, in ecru and navy canvas, which gives them a summery feel.     The visual portfolio that accompanies the presentation is a collaboration with photographer Gray Sorrenti, with scenes of Mexico City's colorful architecture. The protagonists pose under a dazzling sun that plays with the graphic shapes of the shadows and vibrant colors of the city.     Paula's Ibiza 2021 collection will be on sale at loewe.com and LOEWE stores from April 15th.

TOMMY HILFIGER AND PATTA CELEBRATE THE STRENGTH AND UNITY OF THE DIASPORA MOVEMENT IN COLLABORATIVE CAPSULE
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TOMMY HILFIGER AND PATTA CELEBRATE THE STRENGTH AND UNITY OF THE DIASPORA MOVEMENT IN COLLABORATIVE CAPSULE

Fashion Tommy Hilfiger, and trailblazing Amsterdam-based street wear brand, Patta, announce the Spring 2021 PATTAxTOMMY capsule that captures the strength and influence of the African diaspora movement with the message “unity is strength, division is weakness.” Patta and Tommy Hilfiger share a belief in openness and are committed to fostering inclusivity, collaboration and community. The PATTAxTOMMY  range will be available via the Patta retail network and PattaxTommy.com globally beginning Friday, April 9, 2021 at 1 p.m. CEST, and via selected wholesale partners starting April 16, 2021.      Collaborating for the first-time, Patta and Tommy Hilfiger centered the  PATTAxTOMMY capsule around the Pan-African Flag, Black unity and community, channeling a sense of interconnected histories, present times and the future that lies ahead. To celebrate this, the iconic white, red and blue TOMMY colors have been replaced by the traditional Pan-African colors of deep red, black, green and yellow, putting African culture and community self-actualization front and center in this capsule.      The  PATTAxTOMMY campaign aims to shine a light on the multifaceted nature of life in inner cities. The video assets were captured in Lagos, Nigeria by Nigerian filmmaker Dafe Oboro through his short film, “Two Become One,” with campaign photography by Moroccan visual artist Hassan Hajjaj. To further underscore the collection’s message, Patta has produced “Katibo Yeye,” a documentary directed by award-winning Dutch film director, Frank Zichem.. The film follows Clarence Breeveld, a Suriname-born man living in the Netherlands, as he attempts to trace the shipping route from Ghana to Suriname traveled by his enslaved ancestors, visiting locations where slave trading took place. “Katibo Yeye” will be available to watch at PattaxTommy.com for a limited time only.      The unisex PATTAxTOMMY capsule collection is inspired by a series of iconic pieces from the TOMMY JEANS archive. Available in adult and kid’s sizes, the collection includes T-shirts, hoodies, sweatshirts, outerwear, jeans and baseball caps. T-Shirts feature the diaspora message, “GREAT PRINCIPLES, GREAT IDEALS KNOW NO NATIONALITY.” Across the range, a hybrid TOMMY JEANS flag is crossed with a Pan-African flag, which sit above the Patta logo and capsule theme of 'UNITY IS STRENGTH DIVISION IS WEAKNESS’ inspiring positivity and a “love for all” mentality.      As part of this partnership, Tommy Hilfiger and Patta will donate to The Black Archives from Amsterdam, Sistah Space from London, and The Good Neighborhood Collective from Milan – each chosen for their dedication to celebrating Afro-descendants and uplifting their voices. Patta has been a long-time supporter of these three organizations, and through the donations, the Dutch street wear company and Tommy Hilfiger seek to further build on their work to drive awareness, education and empowerment of the African diaspora movement.      For more information about Tommy Hilfiger’s sustainability journey, Make It Possible program and overarching vision to create fashion that “Wastes Nothing and Welcomes All,” visit sustainability.tommy.com. Tommy Hilfiger, and trailblazing Amsterdam-based street wear brand, Patta, announce the Spring 2021 PATTAxTOMMY capsule that captures the strength and influence of the African diaspora movement with the message “unity is strength, division is weakness.” Patta and Tommy Hilfiger share a belief in openness and are committed to fostering inclusivity, collaboration and community. The PATTAxTOMMY  range will be available via the Patta retail network and PattaxTommy.com globally beginning Friday, April 9, 2021 at 1 p.m. CEST, and via selected wholesale partners starting April 16, 2021.      Collaborating for the first-time, Patta and Tommy Hilfiger centered the  PATTAxTOMMY capsule around the Pan-African Flag, Black unity and community, channeling a sense of interconnected histories, present times and the future that lies ahead. To celebrate this, the iconic white, red and blue TOMMY colors have been replaced by the traditional Pan-African colors of deep red, black, green and yellow, putting African culture and community self-actualization front and center in this capsule.      The  PATTAxTOMMY campaign aims to shine a light on the multifaceted nature of life in inner cities. The video assets were captured in Lagos, Nigeria by Nigerian filmmaker Dafe Oboro through his short film, “Two Become One,” with campaign photography by Moroccan visual artist Hassan Hajjaj. To further underscore the collection’s message, Patta has produced “Katibo Yeye,” a documentary directed by award-winning Dutch film director, Frank Zichem.. The film follows Clarence Breeveld, a Suriname-born man living in the Netherlands, as he attempts to trace the shipping route from Ghana to Suriname traveled by his enslaved ancestors, visiting locations where slave trading took place. “Katibo Yeye” will be available to watch at PattaxTommy.com for a limited time only.      The unisex PATTAxTOMMY capsule collection is inspired by a series of iconic pieces from the TOMMY JEANS archive. Available in adult and kid’s sizes, the collection includes T-shirts, hoodies, sweatshirts, outerwear, jeans and baseball caps. T-Shirts feature the diaspora message, “GREAT PRINCIPLES, GREAT IDEALS KNOW NO NATIONALITY.” Across the range, a hybrid TOMMY JEANS flag is crossed with a Pan-African flag, which sit above the Patta logo and capsule theme of 'UNITY IS STRENGTH DIVISION IS WEAKNESS’ inspiring positivity and a “love for all” mentality.      As part of this partnership, Tommy Hilfiger and Patta will donate to The Black Archives from Amsterdam, Sistah Space from London, and The Good Neighborhood Collective from Milan – each chosen for their dedication to celebrating Afro-descendants and uplifting their voices. Patta has been a long-time supporter of these three organizations, and through the donations, the Dutch street wear company and Tommy Hilfiger seek to further build on their work to drive awareness, education and empowerment of the African diaspora movement.      For more information about Tommy Hilfiger’s sustainability journey, Make It Possible program and overarching vision to create fashion that “Wastes Nothing and Welcomes All,” visit sustainability.tommy.com.

In conversation with Kailand Obasi Morris
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In conversation with Kailand Obasi Morris

Fashion We had a great time speaking wth Kailand Obasi Morris about his collaboration with ICEBERG.       Please introduce yourself to our readers.   Kailand: Well, to start, my name is Kailand Obasi Morris, 19 years old, grew up in Los Angeles, California, currently living in L.A. to I would consider myself profession wise as an artists just because we say designer or musician, like I'm interested in all of those amazing, great things in our industry. Therefore, I would just give myself the title as an artist. So, yeah, I mean you know family has always been incorporated in some sort of art in one way shape or another. My mother Kai, she’s a fashion designer. My father who is Stevie Wonder, musician, so I got a pretty cool foundation, pretty cool family.     What is one of the most daring things you did recently during lockdown?     Kailand: I would say going out, but that sounds so ignorant right now. I think the most daring thing.. I think the most daring thing was me kind of dabble completely out of my comfort zone and doing a few acting things. May not seem too daring, I like acting as something I just started doing that I was always super somewhat not afraid, but conscious about. Just because, like you know in acting, you really just kind of have to give yourself. You have to be very submissive, just like being Ok, looking foolish, basically. So for me, that was definitely the most daring thing, because I've always been very timid about acting. I'm like a very low key, introverted person. So super super daring.       What would you say is your personal motto, especially nowadays?   Kailand: I mean, my motto, I go, you know for.. And that's like in anything.. I'm really about to get it tattooed on me. It’s like “the world is yours“. I just resonate with that saying so much because, you know, you can do anything you pleased to do in life. I mean, like, nothing's off the table. Nothing is impossible. So, yeah. And that's like my biggest model - “the world is yours“.     What are your upcoming projects for this year?   Kailand: So I mean, right now doing great things. I would say, of course, Iceberg. I have a collection with Iceberg, capsule collection that'll be up pretty soon and I'm very excited about it. A  long way coming. You know, I literally remember walking Iceberg, like, way back six years ago and now designing with James and Paolo, the Iceberg family. That's super surreal. A lot of great cool stuff can’t say any specific. But in television, film production coming out.. I've been working very closely with a lot of my good friends like Pierce Brosnan, Sean Koons on a lot of art sculptures, lot of that cool stuff. So definitely gonna do more installations in the near future and, you know, just galleries, pop ups, what not. What else? I mean, I would say the biggest, the biggest, like tease, when it comes to my work, it's like my social media. Just because I love to, like, tease what I do on my social media, just like drop a little hints and what not. I have a lot of crazy, amazing things coming.     Have you developed any new passions during this lockdown period?   Kailand: New passions? No, not yet I would say. I think I have so many passions already that, you know, developing new ones, maybe not yet, but somewhere in the near future.     What would be your biggest outtake from last year?   Kailand: Definitely, you know, appreciating a lot of smaller things now, I don't want to say smaller things, but just appreciating every single bit of piece to life, your life, other people's lives and just valuing just value what you have a lot of the time. The most plain and simple thing about Covid is like you have to wear a facemask every time you go outside. Like the privilege now that I consider it of like having to have been able to go outside and socialize and communicate with people without a face mask. Like I look at it as a privilege now. So, you know, really just appreciating everything on the scale of everything.     Now we're working on our new issue and we're calling it “Elements“. It's a lot about sustainability, nature and the environment. Tell us about your perspective on this subject and the fashion industry.   Kailand: I wish I had a "Just Water" bottle with me right now. This is like the one time you’ll catch me without "Just Water". I think, like for me, my life is like, you know, I'm all about sustainability and everything that I do, touch. Car - Tesla, water bottle - "just water".    Jaden Smith’s Water company that he partnered with. The bottles are I think 80 percent made of renewable resources, which is awesome. Clothing - “House of Kom“I only use sustainable fabrics, recycled coffee, mushroom leather, pineapple leather. So, you know, when we talk about this iceberg collection, a lot of the nylons that we used are like recycled nylons. So really every piece in my life is like sustainable, environmentally friendly. You know, I think especially in fashion, that's like a big, big just a big push that every fashion house should just be pushing for. Really to be a hundred percent sustainable.     What else can you tell us about the collaboration with Iceberg and the collection? When will it be released?    Kailand: Yes. So it's going to be released in July. You know, a good amount of stores worldwide, which is going to be awesome because, I have clothes, like all over the world. So, you know, I mean, really, with this collection, let's start from the beginning. I was just from a lot of the knowledge I can gain from entering at Dior and working with Kim is like, the one of the things I loved about his appreciation for art and artists is just like so high. So every Dior collection he's collaborating with an artist of some sort, whether it’ll be like, Daniel Arsham, Peter Doig, Amoako Boafo, so you know, with this collection, you know, especially being the very sensitive time of what the United States was in with a lot of, just the systemic racism and police brutality when I was like, now it would be such a beautiful time to incorporate a young black artist into this whole project. Me being a black artist and incorporate with another one I thought that would be awesome. So I was just kind of doing my research on a few people. And I came across this artist by the name of “Vxmee“, and he and I had great vibes together, great vibrations. We were talking. Our ideas were just like flying back and forth so that a lot of all of the artwork in this collection that I did with iceberg, collection that we done with iceberg is by the artist myself, “Vxmee“ and myself, it’s like super awesome. So, yeah, we did that. I'm super happy and proud of that I would say. I mean collaborated with “Vxmee“. We shot the campaign in a very fire location. A lot of the times, like when it comes to clothing, I get inspired by architecture. That's one of my biggest inspiration, is architecture. And I went to this place on my birthday in September, September 2nd. I went to this place and I was like, yo, so fire. Got my iPad sketching ideas just based off of the architecture of this place, and I just came to a full circle moment because we ended up going back and shooting at the location which was super awesome. So a lot of really cool things. I even, I won't say who, but I got the chance to work with a lot of people regarding the music aspect of the campaign, which is awesome. I can't wait for people to see and hear and look at the whole vibe.       What would be your advice to the youth looking up to you?   Kailand: My biggest advice, would really just be like once again, “the world is yours“, right? Nothing's off the table. I would be speaking to people who have been inspired by what I'm doing. I would say just to always keep an open mind, keep an open eye, an open perspective, stay inspired and just create, create what you like. The most important thing really is creating like through what you love.       How was it like designing this collection as you're based in the US and the brand is based in Italy?    Kailand: It was crazy. It was so crazy. I mean, my first collection. I mean, like in the midst of this global pandemic, I'm here in L.A., James, the CD, Paulo Gerani, like the whole team is in Italy, at the factory. We're just like, how could we figure this out? So, you know, I ended up fortunately being able to go to Italy for a week or so. I was in the factory like on my first day - the factory was gigantic. So I had to take it all and, you know, familiarize myself with the surroundings of it. And then we just got to work. James and I were just non-stop, just like getting the ideas down left. And it was so funny because when I was casting this campaign, I didn't get a chance to see the clothing until we were shooting the campaign, which was my first time touching the garments, like seeing it like, you know, like putting it on. Because I love to wear clothes that feels.. I was putting it on for the first time. But I was in Paris working. What I was doing in Paris? In Paris I think I was working with Dior at the time, again with Kim, and we were doing fittings in L.A. because the clothes got shipped to L.A. So I was like constant, like no sleep for a week, not even a week, longer than a week. Face timing my assistant and everybody who was helping out in L.A., while we were we doing fittings and castings and all that craziness. Fly back to L.A. next day, going to the location and shooting the campaign. I mean, there's a lot of work. It's always a a lot of work, but it's like fun. You know, it was my first time. I definitely enjoyed it, so.            We had a great time speaking wth Kailand Obasi Morris about his collaboration with ICEBERG.       Please introduce yourself to our readers.   Kailand: Well, to start, my name is Kailand Obasi Morris, 19 years old, grew up in Los Angeles, California, currently living in L.A. to I would consider myself profession wise as an artists just because we say designer or musician, like I'm interested in all of those amazing, great things in our industry. Therefore, I would just give myself the title as an artist. So, yeah, I mean you know family has always been incorporated in some sort of art in one way shape or another. My mother Kai, she’s a fashion designer. My father who is Stevie Wonder, musician, so I got a pretty cool foundation, pretty cool family.     What is one of the most daring things you did recently during lockdown?     Kailand: I would say going out, but that sounds so ignorant right now. I think the most daring thing.. I think the most daring thing was me kind of dabble completely out of my comfort zone and doing a few acting things. May not seem too daring, I like acting as something I just started doing that I was always super somewhat not afraid, but conscious about. Just because, like you know in acting, you really just kind of have to give yourself. You have to be very submissive, just like being Ok, looking foolish, basically. So for me, that was definitely the most daring thing, because I've always been very timid about acting. I'm like a very low key, introverted person. So super super daring.       What would you say is your personal motto, especially nowadays?   Kailand: I mean, my motto, I go, you know for.. And that's like in anything.. I'm really about to get it tattooed on me. It’s like “the world is yours“. I just resonate with that saying so much because, you know, you can do anything you pleased to do in life. I mean, like, nothing's off the table. Nothing is impossible. So, yeah. And that's like my biggest model - “the world is yours“.     What are your upcoming projects for this year?   Kailand: So I mean, right now doing great things. I would say, of course, Iceberg. I have a collection with Iceberg, capsule collection that'll be up pretty soon and I'm very excited about it. A  long way coming. You know, I literally remember walking Iceberg, like, way back six years ago and now designing with James and Paolo, the Iceberg family. That's super surreal. A lot of great cool stuff can’t say any specific. But in television, film production coming out.. I've been working very closely with a lot of my good friends like Pierce Brosnan, Sean Koons on a lot of art sculptures, lot of that cool stuff. So definitely gonna do more installations in the near future and, you know, just galleries, pop ups, what not. What else? I mean, I would say the biggest, the biggest, like tease, when it comes to my work, it's like my social media. Just because I love to, like, tease what I do on my social media, just like drop a little hints and what not. I have a lot of crazy, amazing things coming.     Have you developed any new passions during this lockdown period?   Kailand: New passions? No, not yet I would say. I think I have so many passions already that, you know, developing new ones, maybe not yet, but somewhere in the near future.     What would be your biggest outtake from last year?   Kailand: Definitely, you know, appreciating a lot of smaller things now, I don't want to say smaller things, but just appreciating every single bit of piece to life, your life, other people's lives and just valuing just value what you have a lot of the time. The most plain and simple thing about Covid is like you have to wear a facemask every time you go outside. Like the privilege now that I consider it of like having to have been able to go outside and socialize and communicate with people without a face mask. Like I look at it as a privilege now. So, you know, really just appreciating everything on the scale of everything.     Now we're working on our new issue and we're calling it “Elements“. It's a lot about sustainability, nature and the environment. Tell us about your perspective on this subject and the fashion industry.   Kailand: I wish I had a "Just Water" bottle with me right now. This is like the one time you’ll catch me without "Just Water". I think, like for me, my life is like, you know, I'm all about sustainability and everything that I do, touch. Car - Tesla, water bottle - "just water".    Jaden Smith’s Water company that he partnered with. The bottles are I think 80 percent made of renewable resources, which is awesome. Clothing - “House of Kom“I only use sustainable fabrics, recycled coffee, mushroom leather, pineapple leather. So, you know, when we talk about this iceberg collection, a lot of the nylons that we used are like recycled nylons. So really every piece in my life is like sustainable, environmentally friendly. You know, I think especially in fashion, that's like a big, big just a big push that every fashion house should just be pushing for. Really to be a hundred percent sustainable.     What else can you tell us about the collaboration with Iceberg and the collection? When will it be released?    Kailand: Yes. So it's going to be released in July. You know, a good amount of stores worldwide, which is going to be awesome because, I have clothes, like all over the world. So, you know, I mean, really, with this collection, let's start from the beginning. I was just from a lot of the knowledge I can gain from entering at Dior and working with Kim is like, the one of the things I loved about his appreciation for art and artists is just like so high. So every Dior collection he's collaborating with an artist of some sort, whether it’ll be like, Daniel Arsham, Peter Doig, Amoako Boafo, so you know, with this collection, you know, especially being the very sensitive time of what the United States was in with a lot of, just the systemic racism and police brutality when I was like, now it would be such a beautiful time to incorporate a young black artist into this whole project. Me being a black artist and incorporate with another one I thought that would be awesome. So I was just kind of doing my research on a few people. And I came across this artist by the name of “Vxmee“, and he and I had great vibes together, great vibrations. We were talking. Our ideas were just like flying back and forth so that a lot of all of the artwork in this collection that I did with iceberg, collection that we done with iceberg is by the artist myself, “Vxmee“ and myself, it’s like super awesome. So, yeah, we did that. I'm super happy and proud of that I would say. I mean collaborated with “Vxmee“. We shot the campaign in a very fire location. A lot of the times, like when it comes to clothing, I get inspired by architecture. That's one of my biggest inspiration, is architecture. And I went to this place on my birthday in September, September 2nd. I went to this place and I was like, yo, so fire. Got my iPad sketching ideas just based off of the architecture of this place, and I just came to a full circle moment because we ended up going back and shooting at the location which was super awesome. So a lot of really cool things. I even, I won't say who, but I got the chance to work with a lot of people regarding the music aspect of the campaign, which is awesome. I can't wait for people to see and hear and look at the whole vibe.       What would be your advice to the youth looking up to you?   Kailand: My biggest advice, would really just be like once again, “the world is yours“, right? Nothing's off the table. I would be speaking to people who have been inspired by what I'm doing. I would say just to always keep an open mind, keep an open eye, an open perspective, stay inspired and just create, create what you like. The most important thing really is creating like through what you love.       How was it like designing this collection as you're based in the US and the brand is based in Italy?    Kailand: It was crazy. It was so crazy. I mean, my first collection. I mean, like in the midst of this global pandemic, I'm here in L.A., James, the CD, Paulo Gerani, like the whole team is in Italy, at the factory. We're just like, how could we figure this out? So, you know, I ended up fortunately being able to go to Italy for a week or so. I was in the factory like on my first day - the factory was gigantic. So I had to take it all and, you know, familiarize myself with the surroundings of it. And then we just got to work. James and I were just non-stop, just like getting the ideas down left. And it was so funny because when I was casting this campaign, I didn't get a chance to see the clothing until we were shooting the campaign, which was my first time touching the garments, like seeing it like, you know, like putting it on. Because I love to wear clothes that feels.. I was putting it on for the first time. But I was in Paris working. What I was doing in Paris? In Paris I think I was working with Dior at the time, again with Kim, and we were doing fittings in L.A. because the clothes got shipped to L.A. So I was like constant, like no sleep for a week, not even a week, longer than a week. Face timing my assistant and everybody who was helping out in L.A., while we were we doing fittings and castings and all that craziness. Fly back to L.A. next day, going to the location and shooting the campaign. I mean, there's a lot of work. It's always a a lot of work, but it's like fun. You know, it was my first time. I definitely enjoyed it, so.           

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Men MR PORTER, the award-winning global online retail destinationfor men’s style, and Giorgio Armani, the Italian luxury label, are pleased to launch an exclusive 23- piece capsule collection of modern and louche tailoring, inspired by Giorgio Armani’s iconic styles and silhouettes from the 1980s and 1990s, available only at MR PORTER beginning today.     The collection celebrates the relaxed and elegant style of Giorgio Armani. The brand’s timeless andeffortless response to tailoring is now more vital than ever, providing wearable and laid-back suiting with a modern twist. The spring ready-to-wear collection features unstructured suiting and casual lightweight layers of the utmost quality and craft, presented in a palette of deep blues, soft greys and neutral creams.   MR PORTER, the award-winning global online retail destinationfor men’s style, and Giorgio Armani, the Italian luxury label, are pleased to launch an exclusive 23- piece capsule collection of modern and louche tailoring, inspired by Giorgio Armani’s iconic styles and silhouettes from the 1980s and 1990s, available only at MR PORTER beginning today.     The collection celebrates the relaxed and elegant style of Giorgio Armani. The brand’s timeless andeffortless response to tailoring is now more vital than ever, providing wearable and laid-back suiting with a modern twist. The spring ready-to-wear collection features unstructured suiting and casual lightweight layers of the utmost quality and craft, presented in a palette of deep blues, soft greys and neutral creams.  

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