Top Fashion Stories of the Week: November 11

This week, the fashion industry celebrated milestones, with award ceremonies, ribbon cuttings and campaign announcements. At the top of the week, Emily Adams Bode Aujla de Bode was named American Menswear Designer of the Year 2022 at this year’s CFDA awards, marking her second time winning the title. Robert Pattinson appeared dapper in Diorfrom the men’s Spring 2023 campaign and Flea of ​​the Red Hot Chilli Peppers wore highly anticipated Stüssy x Dries Van Noten designs in the duo’s official imagery. Elsewhere, Supreme opened its Chicago store, Dover Street Market opened a new location in Beijing and GOLF WANG announced an upcoming New York outpost.

Below, Hypebeast has rounded up the best fashion stories of the week so you can stay up to date on industry trends.

Bode has been named CFDA Menswear Designer of the Year 2022

The CFDA held its annual Cipriani South Street Fashion Awards on Monday at Casa Cipriani in Manhattan.

Among those who won titles at home, Emily Adams Bode Aujla de Bode was named American Menswear Designer of the Year. Notably, Bode, which founded its eponymous luxury brand in 2016, also claimed the honor last year. For 2022, the creator went up against Jerry Lorenzo of Fear of God, Mike Amiri of Amiri, Thom Browne and Willy Chavarria.

Additionally, Catherine Holstein for Khaite received the American Womenswear Designer of the Year award. Raul Lopez de Luar won Accessories Designer of the Year and Elena Velez won Emerging American Designer of the Year. Image architect Law Roach received the CFDA’s first-ever Stylist Award, and industry maverick Patti Wilson won the Media Award honoring Eugenia Shepphard.

See the full list of winners here.

Robert Pattinson at the forefront of Dior’s Spring/Summer 2023 men’s campaign

Kim Jones kicked off Dior‘s Spring 2023 menswear campaign with none other than Robert Pattinson. The sartorial imagery, which highlights the House’s “California Couture” collection with ERL, was taken by photographer Rafael Pavarotti.

Where the collection adopted an ideal mix of Venice Beach style, 90s couture and sub-cultural codes, the campaign adopts a much more refined aesthetic. In it, Pattinson embodies Dior’s signature man, donning pared-back ensembles against youthful backdrops in pops of green, red and blue.

Take a look at the Dior Spring 2023 menswear campaign here and find out more online.

Supreme opened a new store in Chicago

After decorating the city with wheat posters to build excitement, Supreme opened its brand new physical location in Chicago.

The exterior of the store features brick walls stained in a crisp white tone, letting the New York brand’s signature box logo stand out in red. Inside, the outpost features an oversized golden sphinx installation reminiscent of Supreme’s collaboration with Mark Gonzales. Both sides of the space host shelves filled with t-shirts, hats, and sneakers.

Supreme Chicago is located at 1438 N. Milwaukee Ave. Its doors are now open to the public.

Stüssy x Dries Van Noten delivered a collaborative campaign featuring Flea

After teasers from A$AP NAST and a short video from the duo themselves, Stüssy and Dries Van Noten delivered their official collaborative campaign, featuring founding member and Red Hot Chilli Peppers bassist Flea.

The campaign, shot by Tyrone Lebon, sees the rocker playing his bass guitar, shooting hoops and looking cheerful in collaborative Stüssy x Dries Van Noten clothing. Through the sartorial effort, the partnership spawns a slew of designs denoted by Stüssy’s So-Cal style and Dries’ versatile codes. Among them are double branded tie-dye t-shirts, sweatpants and sweatshirts, as well as collared shirts, printed baggy jeans and rhinestone blazer and pants.

Stüssy and Dries Van Noten will be available worldwide at select Chapter Stores, select Dover Street Market locations, Dries Van Noten stores, on the Stüssy website and on the Dries Van Noten website on Friday, November 18 at 10:00 a.m. PST, 10:00 a.m. CET, and 10:00 a.m. JST per respective region.

GOLF WANG has an upcoming New York showcase

Tyler, the designer’s GOLF WANG brand is preparing to expand its real estate portfolio with an all-new storefront in New York.

The newly announced outpost will mark the brand’s second physical location, following its inaugural boutique on Fairfax Ave. in Los Angeles, CA (just down the street from the Supreme store). At the time of the announcement, no details were provided regarding the store’s location or appearance, although the brand has confirmed that the store will open on November 12.

The label has since added the official address to its Instagram bio: the store is located in New York’s Soho neighborhood at 35 Howard St. Opening hours are not yet available.

Stay up to date with all things GOLF WANG related here.

The Royal College of Art has announced a new Virgil Abloh Fellowship

The Royal College of Art (RCA) in London has announced a new scholarship in honor of the late visionary Virgil Abloh, aimed at helping to provide educational opportunities for disadvantaged black British students.

The RCA Virgil Abloh Scholarship, which will cover full tuition fees, will start next year. As the school says, “This initiative aims to help break down barriers to education and support the next generation of visionary designers and innovators.”

In addition to a full scholarship, the selected student will gain industry experience and networking opportunities with the help of British fashion designer Samuel Ross and other creative industry partners throughout their studies. Notably, Abloh had a long-standing relationship with the institution, having joined the school’s roster of teachers as an honorary visiting professor in 2020.

Dover Street Market opened a new store in Beijing

After a 12-year stay in Beijing’s Taikoo Li Sanlitun shopping mall, Dover Street Market has moved its only storefront in China to the luxury shopping complex WF Centra.

Located just minutes from the historic site of the Forbidden City, DSM’s new three-story outpost in Beijing would be 40% larger than the brand’s last location. Like its other locations, the physical store in Beijing will sell a wide range of brands, including Post Archive Faction (PAF), Rick Owens, sacai, Junya Watanabe MAN, Dries Van Noten, Celine, Valentino and more. Notably, Supreme will be sold for the first time in China through DSM Beijing.

DSM Beijing is now open at the address below.

Dover Beijing street market
Building 1, No.269 Wangfujing Street,
Dongcheng District, Beijing,
China

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