Craft Atlantic, an elevated contemporary sportswear collection founded by Pierre Mordacq and designed by Luis Fernandez, opened up shop on a cozy corner of New York’s West Village in October 2014.
About Elise Diamantini
Elise Diamantini, managing editor, covers the contemporary market for MR Magazine and MRketplace.com. A former MR intern, Elise graduated from the Fashion Institute of Technology with a bachelor’s degree in advertising and marketing communications and an associate’s degree in fashion merchandising. Elise resides in Manhattan’s Lower East Side, a neighborhood perfect for people-watching and trend-spotting.
Elise Diamantini looks at shoes from Inkkas, neckwear from ZB Savoy, leather bags from Herschel and more.
Outerwear was an important category this season, and we saw even more salable styles for fall 2015 during Las Vegas market.
A major trend we spotted during Las Vegas market was the explosion of tailored sweatpants and joggers. Elise Diamantini looks at styles from brands like CWST, Gant and others.
Elise Diamantini: While no one can be perfect in Sin City, there are plenty of ways to try to be mindful about our health, including some fitness classes with celebrity trainer Tracy Anderson.
From retailers to designers, photographers to bloggers, we scoured the market to find the next big names in menswear. Including Lucio Castro, Matthew Breen and Brian Trunzo of Carson Street Clothiers, and Matteo Gottardo of W.R.K.
Elise Diamantini: We’ve been in a woven cycle for a few years now, but after walking the shows last week, one thing is clear: knits have arrived.
Elise Diamantini highlights three brands offering a unique take on the puffer trend: Colmar, Andrew Marc and Ma.Strum.
We pick the 10 products essential to the preppy lifestyle, from boat shoes to bow ties, belts to blazers.