If you’re a Viktor & Rolf fan you should head to department store De Bijenkorf this friday morning for a unique meet & greet with the designers. Together with Vogue’s Editor in Chief Karin Swerink, the famous duo will be there to sign a special Vogue edition. Maybe I’ll see you there!
Meet & Greet Viktor & Rolf
Friday 10 October 2013
10.00 – 11.00
De Bijenkorf Amsterdam
This weekend the first edition of the must do cultural event KANTOR takes place in Amsterdam. If you’re in town you should definitely stop by. The setting is a usually empty office space which has been turned into a (movie) theater, gallery, restaurant and club only for this occasion.
KANTOR combines music, art, food, performance and technology and is initiated by PUP concepts and Paardenkracht. Expect a cool Amsterdam crowd, good food, interesting exhibitions & workshops by young artists and big players like FOAM, Het Stedelijk Museum and Het Nationale Ballet, accompanied by the sounds of international DJ’s (a.o. DJ FALCON, Psychemagik en Super Flu).
KANTOR 5 Floors of boundless imagination
5 & 6 October 2013
12.00 – 23.00
Bright Offices, Amsterdam Sloterdijk
Day ticket €29,50
Weekend ticket €48,50
Hedi Slimane has been stirring up the fashion scene ever since he became the new creative director for Saint Laurent. First he shocked the fashion crowd by changing the name of the brand, then it was his decision to move the design headquarters from Paris to California and now it’s his latest RTW Fall/Winter 2013-2014 collection which has been criticized for being not innovative enough. I personally admire the guy for having such confidence. To take the left turn when everybody expects right proves you’ve got some serious balls. And above that, change is good. There’s no fun in staying put in your comfort zone. And sure, presenting the feminine grunge look for next fall/winter is maybe not that original, but I’m kinda diggin it…
So let’s talk grunge. Below you can find my picks from both high street and designer brands. This look is not that difficult to recreate. The only thing you need to make sure is that you don’t end up looking like you’re on crack. There’s a fine line between a polished lady grunge look and a hot mess. The ultimate tip: make sure you wash your hair…