Posts Tagged ‘designer’

NYFW: GENERAL IDEA FW14

Photographs by Justin Fulton For Fall Winter 2014 General Idea takes a darker turn. Gone are the bright neoprenes and metallic bomber jackets from SS14, with leather skirts and charcoal knits taking center stage. Despite the move […]

IN THE HOUSE: PIERRE CAPDEVIELLE AND HANNA TVEITE

This week, we’re giving you a look at OAK designer Pierre Capdevielle’s two-story (!) Williamsburg apartment that will make any city-dweller question their luck with realty and their knack for interior design. Pierre shares his […]

STUDIO SESSION: ANN-SOFIE BACK

Located in the “art director swamp” district of Stockholm, the Ann-Sofie Back studios were once a private garage, and later a storefront for the Danish brand Soulland before ASB took over. The space itself is […]

INTRODUCING: JEREMY LAING

Toronto-based Jeremy Laing approaches his collections with a self taught design method he developed as an apprentice with Alexander McQueen. OAK is proud to welcome six select styles from Jeremy Laing’s FW13 collection – including […]

PERFORMA 13: RAINER GANAHL “COMME des MARXISTS”

Citing Karl Marx and the symbol of the hammer and sickle as a contemporary analysis of how capitalism works, New York based artist Rainer Ganahl presented Comme des Marxists last night at White Columns in the […]

INTERVIEW: SILVIA CURZI OF VIC MATIE

Located in Marches, a traditionally industrial region of Italy, the Vic Matié showroom is situated in the ancient brickworks of Serra dei Conti. We recently had the opportunity to speak with Vic Matié’s creative director […]

JUST IN: FRANCIS LEON

Finding inspiration in old superhero comics, urban landscapes and The Italian Futurist Manifesto, and with an ongoing quest to create the perfect leather jacket, Francis Leon is back in stores with three new styles that […]

IN THE HOUSE: HOUSE OF 950

House of 950 is back in stores and online with a new collection that stays true to the brand’s focus on sustainability, geometry and longevity. To welcome them back to OAK stores, we’re giving you […]

OFF THE WALL: JEAN PAUL GAULTIER AT BROOKLYN MUSEUM

With Halloween less than a week away, it seems appropriate that Jean Paul Gaultier: From the Sidewalk to the Catwalk opened today at Brooklyn Museum. After all, JPG has outfitted tours, music videos and performances […]

JUST IN: OBESITY AND SPEED

Graphic tees and sweats have been making a big impact across the style board over the past few seasons, and some of our favorites come from our good friends at Obesity and Speed. Comfortable and […]

WHAT THEY WERE THINKING: AVELON

In addition to taking a look inside the Avelon studio in our interview with designer Erik Frenken, we’re now featuring the brand in our first edition of What They Were Thinking, a look at the […]

INTERVIEW: ERIK FRENKEN OF AVELON

Based in Amsterdam, Avelon is all about the belief in Beautiful Different. We recently had the opportunity to speak with designer Erik Frenken about this belief, cutting his teeth at Alberta Ferretti and his tenure […]