Vanessa Seward approaches jeans with her signature twist of sophistication. The mid-rise, straight-leg Alabama is made comfortable by Japanese stretch denim and refined by an impeccable fit. In crisp indigo framed by marigold topstitching, the sleek silhouette brings instant polish to even the most laid-back looks. Finishing touches include a zip fly, riveted inset side pockets, and back patch pockets—one with a topstitched “V.”
“I like a five-pocket, and I’m not too much into fancy stuff,” says Acne Studios creative director Jonny Johansson of his denim preferences. “It has to be very straightforward for both men and women.” These cropped, zip-fly jeans fulfill all of Johansson’s requirements and then some, with a wash that weathers and softens black denim to replicate the patina of years of wear.
i haven’t mentioned it on here, but over the past several months, i’ve gotten increasingly more involved in my little vintage shop. i’ve sold vintage on and off since i was a teenager, mostly due to the fact that, if left unchecked, my vintage habit can easily escalate to hoarder status. i almost impulsively collect racks …
The debut Khaite collection combines fluid silhouettes with exceptional Italian fabrics and inviting textures. Each piece is designed to accentuate the female form and invite discovery of subtle yet striking details. This crisp cotton poplin top has a square neckline and a deep v-back that extends to a curved droptail hem with gusseted sides. Also available in black satin-backed crepe.
Los Angeles-based designer Soyun Shin crafts fine Italian fibers into Soyer’s signature collection of modern knitwear. This deconstructed crewneck sweatshirt reinvents the traditional sportswear favorite as an easy and airy transitional layer. Modest cutouts gracefully bare the shoulders, and the gently flared hem and cropped sleeves give the piece a swingy silhouette.
Polyester/Lace Broderie Sweetheart Dress. Neat fitting silhouette features a fitted splice panelled bodice with rouleaux straps and sweet heart neckline, complete with a full flare skirt in an all over Broderie lace and contrasting underlay. Available in White as shown.