“I feel like the fashion landscape has changed drastically and in some ways I’m very happy to change with it,” rag & bone creative director Marcus Wainwright told us on Thursday afternoon. And when change means ditching the logistical obstacles and inescapable anxiety of a runway show in favor of an artful party, well, who wouldn’t be happy?
Not that the downtown brand’s NYFW kickoff was just a party; it was a photography-centric, multimedia retrospective gallery show … and a party. With a taco cart, Thom Yorke in the DJ booth and archival images of some of our favorite personalities wearing one of our favorite brands. It was, at its core, the 15th anniversary celebration of a modern classic.