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MARTIN NIKLAS WIESER INTERVIEW (LOGO.EC 21.06.13)

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Emerging Berlin-based designer Martin Niklas Wieser creates pure, contemporary designs with a focused minimal finish. Though he’s only been showing collections for a few seasons, he’s already gaining serious hype – including a feature spot with Primitive London. Here, Martin gives us his thoughts on non-identity apparel, as well as an exclusive glimpse into his studio. Read the rest of this entry

BOND HARDWARE INTERVIEW (LOGO.EC 29.05.13)

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Run by Vince Barile and Dana Hurwitz, NY-based label Bond Hardware make conceptual accessories with unique hardware detailing that’s both stylish and eco-friendly. Here, we chat to the pair about industrial design, postmodern luxe and evolving the brand – and they even give us an exclusive glimpse into the Bond Hardware world via Instagram. Read the rest of this entry

NHU DUONG INTERVIEW (LOGO.EC 16.05.12)

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Daughter of a tailoress and kung-fu master, designer Nhu Duong has lived all over the world and now spends her time creating collections between Stockholm and Berlin. Fusing conceptual inspirations with traditional craft techniques, her ultra-modern aesthetic has won her work with everyone from NOWHERE to Weekday to even Acne. Here, she talks to LOGO about A/W13, commercial challenges and the power of transformative fashion.
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ASGER JUEL LARSEN INTERVIEW (LOGO.EC 11.04.13)

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It’s fair to say that Danish-born Asger Juel Larsen isn’t your usual menswear designer. Overlooking fashion’s current fixation on luxe sportswear shapes for statement pieces that burst with futuristic impact and an industrial, gothic vibe that still manages to feel sophisticated, his A/W13 collection is both aggressive and fun. We catch up with Larsen to talk pushing boundaries, refusing to conform to seasonal trends and what his worst fear is…
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ITEM IDEM INTERVIEW (LOGO.EC 08.03.13)

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Parisian-born, New York-based conceptual artist Cyril Duval works under the fictional alter ego brand Item Idem (Latin for ‘the same’), specialising in art, fashion, branding and retail design – and it’s fair to say he has a pretty sweet resumé. Having done everything from designing Bernhard Willhelm’s flagship boutique in Tokyo to working with brands like Gucci and Comme des Garçons, Item’s also gained his fair share of notoriety over the years, having been sued by Louis Vuitton (among others). We caught up with him for an exclusive interview.
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ASTRID ANDERSEN INTERVIEW (LOGO.EC 27.02.12)

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Denmark-born menswear designer Astrid Andersen has been climbing from strength to strength since graduating from RCA in 2010, having shown collections for the last three seasons on the prestigious MAN catwalk, scored stocking space in Selfridges and Opening Ceremony, and gained the likes of NAS and A$AP Rocky as fans. With an aesthetic that combines tough streetwear shapes with a luxe attitude, Astrid talks to LOGO about the concept of the modern man, and why she’d love to style Andre3000…

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