Simon Chilvers

Stylist & Journalist

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A New Fashion Dude

Posted 5 Nov 2012

When people say men don't like fashion, and in particular don't like catwalk fashion, it drives me bonkers. Catwalk fashion - menswear or womenswear - isn't meant to be taken so complet...

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Nicolas Ghesquière leaves Balenciaga

Posted 5 Nov 2012

News of Nicolas Ghesquière leaving Balenciaga after 15 years at the creative helm has caused speculation and surprise amongst the industry. Ghesquière made Balenciaga into a cult, modern brand with ...

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Fantasy Shopping

Posted 11 Sep 2012

Oh this was a fun assignment. Compile your shopping autumn wishlist for Mr Porter. Thoroughly and utterly jolly. Cue jumpers. Posh joggers. A Raf sweatshirt. Marni. Oh and a sleeveless jackety thing a...

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Bowie

Posted 7 Sep 2012

I love this image of David Bowie from 1980. It reminds of Raf Simons last menswear collection for Jil Sander. The shape of the trench, the office-style portfolio. There's something brilliant abou...

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APC x Nike

Posted 26 Aug 2012

Certain collaborations are just meant to be. A.P.C does pared back French coolness better than almost anyone. Nike trades in the finest of trainer shapes. Previously they joined forces to make a plims...

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