In the 1920’s, the spirit of the times shifted from quiet conservatism to lively rebellion. The world became consumed by exotic travels and cultural exploration. Electrified by this new world frenzy, influential Parisian clothiers were soon influenced by Asian culture after traveling to China to stage art expositions. European designers integrated Eastern motifs into their work and...
There are a few key trends that just never really go out of style, namely minimal silhouettes, leather, sheer-paneling and a statement accessory. Essentials for a woman of mystery and intrigue. Photographer – Roberutsu Stylist – Felicia Brianna Models – Maya Sandiford
The DIY, thrifting, and up-cycling movement that is pervasive in emergent creative culture has inevitably contributed to the slow-but-sure growth of the Eco Fashion movement. In commercial industries, these practices would be described in such terms as ‘research and development’ and ‘iterative design’. Yet regardless of how street culture and commercial culture labels this practice,...
In Greek mythology, the Sirens are dangerous, enchanting creatures who lulled nearby sailors to shipwreck. As muses of the lower world, their songs led mortals to certain doom. Once lured onto their small islands, mariners never veer from their ill-fated path and are always rigorously disciplined in the pursuit of their raw desires – until they starve to death by...
Winter fades away and reveals a worn landscape waiting for renewal. Not quite cold, not quite warm, but somewhere in between. A seasonal purgatory. Adam Wilder—model, botanist, muse—wears a transitional men’s wardrobe while traversing a landscape in limbo. Photography – Roberutsu Styling – Alice Chiang Grooming – Amanda Gilkes Model – Adam Wilders (Dusty’s Talent Management)
A robot becomes a human girl. She doesn’t know where she comes from or who she is meant to be. We come assembled but not with instructions. – Photographer – Roberutsu Styling – Alice Chiang Hair & Make-up – Heather Diaz Model – Sami Thompson (Leo Management)
Strong shapes and sleek fabrics make for a sharp perspective on the modern nightlife wardrobe, mixing structured tailoring with the thrown-together style of a rock-and-roll outfit. Photographer – Roberutsu Styling – Douglas Alfaro & Thor Villagomez Grooming – Douglas Alfaro Model – Aaron Mann (Envy Model Management)
Long before James Bond came along, M was one of the brightest agents in the field. A certified genius, a master of martial arts and a formidable fencer. Covert operative by day, action hero by night. Photographer – Roberutsu Styling – Thor Villagomez Hair & Make-up – Meredith Lacosse (Nobasura Artist Management) Model – Enry (Family Management)
The island is ours. Here, in some way, we are forever young. Stylist Alice Chiang dresses model Kevin S. in a selection of understated menswear looks, proving that a minimalist style is key when secluded on a secret island. Photography: Roberutsu Styling: Alice Chiang Model: Kevin S. (Numa Models)
Stargazers are a group of lilies that received their names because the blooms look up towards the sky. Stunning Kenyan muse, Najda Kadir, shows us how to do just that. Below, she takes her place among the flora in a garden. Photography: Roberutsu Make-up, Hair & Styling: Flora Ngai Model: Najda Kadir