Raf Simons: Fashion ‘Will Not Learn’ From The Pandemic

We’re not entirely sure how it rolled around so quickly, but we’re here to let you know that fashion season is upon us once again. This time, we’re strapping in for the AW21 menswear shows, which kick off in Milan today. On the line-up this weekend are a series of digital experiences from the likes of A-COLD-WALL* and Fendi, as well as the one we’ve all been waiting for. That’s right: Raf Simons is set to debut his first menswear collection for Prada, and will be sitting down with Mrs. P post-presentation to talk us all through it. Ahead of the big day, the two designers also linked up for a tête-à-tête, with the resulting conversation published by The New York Times this morning (January 15). With Simons having joined the Prada fold a little short of a year ago, the piece sees him and Miuccia open up about how things are going, their different creative approaches, and how they’re finding working as part of a duo – with Miuccia also revealing she’s as sick of Zoom meetings as the rest of us. Mood etc. Read more at Dazed.