The eponymous label of Belgian designer Raf Simons is closing after 27 years in enterprise.
“I lack phrases to share how proud I’m of all that we’ve achieved,” Simons wrote within the Instagram announcement, which triggered an outpour of assist. “I’m grateful for the unbelievable assist from my workforce, from my collaborators, from the press and patrons, from my family and friends, and from our devoted followers and followers.”
The model simply made its London runway debut in London for Spring 2023, staging an excellent runway of party-inspired items, regardless of a design historical past of minimalistic workplace put on. It seems, that will be its final present.
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Recognized for his love of rebellious youth cultures and magnificence throughout menswear and womenswear, Simons has established himself as a multi-talented designer by way of his work at his namesake model, launched in 1995, and at varied world-renowned luxurious homes. The Belgian inventive started his profession in furnishings, which he studied in Antwerp, earlier than setting his sights on vogue. He was the inventive director of Jil Sander, creative director of Christian Dior and CFDA-winning chief inventive officer of Calvin Klein, earlier than taking up his present position as co-creative director of Prada.
See all of the seems to be from the ultimate Raf Simons assortment within the gallery under.
It is a creating story; verify again for updates. Raf Simons couldn’t but be reached for remark.
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