Who is House of Malakai, the artist who creates head wear for Beyoncé and FKA Twigs?
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Who is House of Malakai, the artist who creates head wear for Beyoncé and FKA Twigs?

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It’s impossible not to notice them in music videos by Beyoncé, FKA Twigs, Lady Gaga and Rihanna. Part shamanic mask and part goddess finery, House of Malakai’s head dresses and jewellery are simply stunning, powerful and rich. They’re the work of Malakai, a Californian designer and performer who divides his time between San Francisco, Berlin and Bali where he established his studio. Numéro caught up with this artist who is particularly influenced by spirituality.

Who is House of Malakai, the artist who creates head wear for Beyoncé and FKA Twigs?
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Who is House of Malakai, the artist who creates head wear for Beyoncé and FKA Twigs?

Fashion It’s impossible not to notice them in music videos by Beyoncé, FKA Twigs, Lady Gaga and Rihanna. Part shamanic mask and part goddess finery, House of Malakai’s head dresses and jewellery are simply stunning, powerful and rich. They’re the work of Malakai, a Californian designer and performer who divides his time between San Francisco, Berlin and Bali where he established his studio. Numéro caught up with this artist who is particularly influenced by spirituality. It’s impossible not to notice them in music videos by Beyoncé, FKA Twigs, Lady Gaga and Rihanna. Part shamanic mask and part goddess finery, House of Malakai’s head dresses and jewellery are simply stunning, powerful and rich. They’re the work of Malakai, a Californian designer and performer who divides his time between San Francisco, Berlin and Bali where he established his studio. Numéro caught up with this artist who is particularly influenced by spirituality.

Who is Malick Sidibé, the great Malian photographer who inspires Gucci?
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Who is Malick Sidibé, the great Malian photographer who inspires Gucci?

Photography Photographer Malick Sidibé was the visual chronicler of Bamako’s most light-hearted years during the 1960s. From exuberant dandies to little girls in their Sunday-best, he was the ultimate witness of a vibrant, carefree Bamakan youth, symbolising an independent and modern Mali. We take a look at this master of photography as the house of Gucci pays tribute to him with a pre-fall 2017 collection straight out of the crazy soul and disco days. Photographer Malick Sidibé was the visual chronicler of Bamako’s most light-hearted years during the 1960s. From exuberant dandies to little girls in their Sunday-best, he was the ultimate witness of a vibrant, carefree Bamakan youth, symbolising an independent and modern Mali. We take a look at this master of photography as the house of Gucci pays tribute to him with a pre-fall 2017 collection straight out of the crazy soul and disco days.

Caroline de Maigret filmed by Olivier Assayas for Chanel
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Caroline de Maigret filmed by Olivier Assayas for Chanel

Fashion “Inside Chanel”, the series of films about Chanel’s collection of Gabrielle bags continues with a new video directed by Olivier Assayas featuring the uber-stylish Caroline de Maigret. “Inside Chanel”, the series of films about Chanel’s collection of Gabrielle bags continues with a new video directed by Olivier Assayas featuring the uber-stylish Caroline de Maigret.

The Secrets behind Supreme’s Supremacy: a serious success story
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The Secrets behind Supreme’s Supremacy: a serious success story

Fashion For the last 20 years the American brand has reigned supreme in terms of street coolitude. Following the recent collaboration with Comme des Garçons we look back at the impressive supremacy of a “lovemark” that’s become nothing short of a religion to its fervent disciples. For the last 20 years the American brand has reigned supreme in terms of street coolitude. Following the recent collaboration with Comme des Garçons we look back at the impressive supremacy of a “lovemark” that’s become nothing short of a religion to its fervent disciples.

The Coach x  Rodarte collaboration
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The Coach x Rodarte collaboration

Fashion This spring, under the impetus of its artistic director Stuart Vevers the New York label Coach has joined Los Angeles-based Rodarte for a romantic vision of American luxury. This spring, under the impetus of its artistic director Stuart Vevers the New York label Coach has joined Los Angeles-based Rodarte for a romantic vision of American luxury.

Who was Glenn O'Brien, the recently departed New York legend and style icon?
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Who was Glenn O'Brien, the recently departed New York legend and style icon?

Men As comfortable in Andy Warhol’s Factory as on the New York punk scene of the 1970's, the irreverent TV presenter, art director for Barneys and Calvin Klein, and above the Style Guy at GQ magazine for 15 years, Glenn O'Brien blazed through everything that his way. He passed away a few days ago, here’s why this creative bulimic marked the last 40 years in five points. As comfortable in Andy Warhol’s Factory as on the New York punk scene of the 1970's, the irreverent TV presenter, art director for Barneys and Calvin Klein, and above the Style Guy at GQ magazine for 15 years, Glenn O'Brien blazed through everything that his way. He passed away a few days ago, here’s why this creative bulimic marked the last 40 years in five points.

Who are the models in Prada’s ‘Non-conformist’ campaign?
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Who are the models in Prada’s ‘Non-conformist’ campaign?

Fashion Photographed by Willy Wanderperre, this brand new Prada campaign extols a liberating anti-conformism far from the fashion diktats. The enigmatic Mia Brammer, the baby-faced Kris Grikaite and rebellious Natalie Westling, discover the new faces of the Prada revolution. Photographed by Willy Wanderperre, this brand new Prada campaign extols a liberating anti-conformism far from the fashion diktats. The enigmatic Mia Brammer, the baby-faced Kris Grikaite and rebellious Natalie Westling, discover the new faces of the Prada revolution.

The luxurious rise of Supreme continues with Comme des Garçons
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The luxurious rise of Supreme continues with Comme des Garçons

Fashion Designer Rei Kawakubo of Comme des Garçons joins forces with New York label Supreme for an exceptional capsule collection. Designer Rei Kawakubo of Comme des Garçons joins forces with New York label Supreme for an exceptional capsule collection.

Exclusive: “Brooklyn” a fashion story by Greg Kadel
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Exclusive: “Brooklyn” a fashion story by Greg Kadel

Fashion Discover Issa Lish and KAtlin Aas in the exclusive fashion story “Brooklyn” by Boo George for Numéro. Discover Issa Lish and KAtlin Aas in the exclusive fashion story “Brooklyn” by Boo George for Numéro.

“Models Matter”: Christopher Niquet’s fashion icons
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“Models Matter”: Christopher Niquet’s fashion icons

Fashion Famous French stylist Christopher Niquet, and Zac Posen’s partner, is publishing “Models Matter”, a book about the models who embodied femininity between 1950 and 1990. From Lauren Bacall to Linda Evangelista and Naomi Campbell, it’s a celebration of the women who inspired some of the greatest photographers of the 20th century including Steven Meisel, Irving Penn and Richard Avedon. Famous French stylist Christopher Niquet, and Zac Posen’s partner, is publishing “Models Matter”, a book about the models who embodied femininity between 1950 and 1990. From Lauren Bacall to Linda Evangelista and Naomi Campbell, it’s a celebration of the women who inspired some of the greatest photographers of the 20th century including Steven Meisel, Irving Penn and Richard Avedon.

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