Images via Phil Oh for NYFW 

If there’s one thing I learned from reading hours and hours of fashion, it’s realizing  fashionistas with no set styles, dress the most creatively. From artistic director Sofia Sanchez de Batek to Leandre Medine of Man Repeller, they’ve both given unsatisfying answers when asked to describe their style in a few adjectives. Although that may be frustrating for the interviewer, it’s a key ingredient for finding newness in a too-often-repeated industry. View Post

matt chu picchu weather confused

There’s something ironic about Amsterdam that perhaps influenced me to wear a turtle neck with a pair of shorts. The mix didn’t seem like a match at first, but made more and more sense under the conflicting vibes the city gave off. For every charming canal I walked over, there was a coffee shop that seated smokers who happily gazed off  into the distance. And perhaps such harmonic mismatch is what makes Amsterdam such an intriguing visit. View Post