Five of the coolest arty fashion collections in time for Art Basel
From Armani to Calvin Klein and channelling artists from Andy Warhol to Cindy Sherman, these cute and colourful pieces will brighten up your spring and get you in the artistic spirit for Hong Kong’s Art Basel
Acquarello means watercolour in Italian and is the name of this accessory range from Giorgio Armani, featuring pieces in vivid hues including bright pink, raspberry and green. The sleek and streamlined shoes, bags and wallet in the collection are made of smooth calfskin and will add some zest to your daily outfits.
Available at Armani boutiques
Undercover and Cindy Sherman
Photographer Cindy Sherman is one of the fashion world’s favourite artists. For spring/summer 2018, designer Jun Takahashi of Undercover pays homage to the photographer with a series of pieces printed with her signature self-portraits such as this reversible party-ready frock.
Available at matchesfashion.com
Chaos Teddy Tags
Super stylists Charlotte Stockdale and Katie Lyall, founders of Chaos Fashion, have expanded their accessory range from their super popular phone covers to items such as the Teddy Tags, luggage labels in fuzzy chenille fabric and fun colours that make for a cute way to personalise your suitcases. Available at shop.chaos.club
Uniqlo and Timothy Goodman
New York City-based designer, illustrator and author Timothy Goodman has teamed up with Japanese label Uniqlo for a series of T-shirts celebrating life. Named “Life is Art is Words is Feelings is Life”, the collection features the artist’s uplifting drawings and slogans such as “Friday is my Fave ‘F’ word”. Available at Uniqlo stores
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Calvin Klein and Andy Warhol
Raf Simons, the creative director of Calvin Klein, has a thing for art. A long-time collaborator with artists such as Sterling Ruby, Simons looked to one of New York’s most iconic art figures, Andy Warhol, for spring/summer 2018, which features these collectible dresses printed with images from some of Warhol’s serigraphs.
Available at calvinklein.com