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Men’s Fall 2021 Fashion Trends
15 Oct

Men’s Fall 2021 Fashion Trends

*The following article was written by Midwest Fashion Week contributor, Ronda Bowen.

Just as the 90’s are having a resurgence in womenswear this fall, menswear is also rocking the styles of the decade. Colors are bold, shapes are bold, patterns are bold – it’s bold all around. While neutrals are also trending right now, consider pairing some bold outerwear with more reserved shirts and trousers. Aside from colors of the moment, take a look at these other great trends to add to your style arsenal right now. Red Giorgio Armani Red is everywhere for men right now. There are red jackets, red coats, red jeans and pants, red button downs, and lots of people are wearing red on red on...
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8 Jul

Melissa Lockwood | Garments Made from Salvaged Fabrics

Sustainable fashion is a hot topic in the industry right now–and for good reason. The fashion industry alone is responsible for a staggering 10% of annual global carbon emissions. That's more than all international flights and maritime shipping combined(1). Additionally, nearly 60% of synthetic fabrics are made of fossil fuels and 85% of that material will end up in landfills, where it won't decay or decompose(2). As designer collection launches become more frequent than just seasonal, the problem is accelerating and designers are looking for ways to slow the damage it is causing the environment. Melissa Lockwood is one such designer.   Melissa Lockwood is a conceptual artist and the self-taught fashion designer behind IQTEST, currently residing in Brooklyn, New York. A...
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