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Vol. 41 Autumn/Winter 2015/16

Fashion, Life and Culture

15 Euro

kid’ wear


Editorial Welcome to Vol. 41

Discover the Autumn/Winter 2015/2016 edition. From the perspective of PIERPAOLO FERRARI, CHARLIE DE KEERSMAECKER, ACHIM LIPPOTH, MIKE MEIRÉ, FELIX VON DER OSTEN, and BRUCE WEBER. On the essay pages we are looking at 15 alternative schools. Everything from “How to live wisely and well” to “Learning by Dada”. Best regards, Your Editorial Team



Fashion Speak

Editorial 14 Contributors 22 Imprint 24 Collection 26 Shortcuts 66 Luisa via Roma 68 Fondazione Prada 70 Dsquared2 72 Armani 74 Mykita 78 Pleased to meet you. In Porto. 80



SCHOOLS There is much to learn. 81


Fashion View

Charlie De Keersmaecker Pierpaolo Ferrari Achim Lippoth Mike MeirĂŠ Felix von der Osten Bruce Weber 113

Photo: Achim Lippoth


Whether Nick Cave, Ann Demeulemeester, Luc Tuymans or Dries van Noten: Charlie De Keersmaecker’s portraits could give you the impression you are not just looking at a face, but an actual human (see more on

Pierpaolo Ferrari has taken photos for Dazed & Confused and the New York Magazine, among others. But he is best known for bringing out the avant-garde magazine Toiletpaper together with Maurizio Cattelan (check it out, if you haven’t already).

We are delighted that Charlie De Keersmaecker and Pierpaolo Ferrari are a part of this issue. 22


Publishing House kid’s wear Verlag Luxemburger Strasse 124–136 50939 Cologne, Germany Tel. +49 221 2 94 38 42 Fax +49 221 2 94 38 33 www.kidswear-­ Publisher and Editor-in-Chief Achim Lippoth Editorial Director Ann-Katrin Weiner Deputy Editor Petra Barkhof Fashion Editor Catrin Hansmerten Managing Editor Patricia Barkhof Online Editor Ilaria Remezzano Art Direction Mike Meiré Graphic Design Philipp Blombach Charlotte Cassel Tim Giesen Editorial Consultants Kröger Schulz Photographers Mark Borthwick Charlie De Keersmaecker Pierpaolo Ferrari Achim Lippoth Mike Meiré Felix von der Osten Bruce Weber Contributing Editors Julia van Hove Michael Kröger Claudia Antonia Merkle Patrizia Mezzanzanica Heiko Schulz Chiara Vittadini Illustrator Esther Gebauer Proofreading ed_it!, Cologne Translation Logos Group Layout Frank Pesch Waldstrasse 69 50226 Frechen, Germany

Printing Litopat S.p.A. Via dell’Elletronica, 11 37139 Verona, Italy

The price list for placing ads dated 2015 shall apply. The place of jurisdiction is Cologne, Germany. 

Editorial Head Office Via Privata Cascia, 6/8 20128 Milan, Italy Tel. +39 0283424307

We would like to thank: Ellen, Joscha, Lucian, Lukas, Maya, Niklas

Editorial Offices Australia: Belinda Blooman, belinda@ Belgium: Anne Kurris Brasil: Lucia Coimbra France: Ann-Kathrin Obermeyer, annkathrin@kidswear-­ Great Britain: Matthew Holroyd, matthew@ Japan: Koji Yoshida Netherlands: Jacqueline Streng, jacqueline@ Spain: Alicia Armet Sweden: Catti Aman

ISBN 978-3-941179-39-4 ISSN 16140206

© 2015 for all contributions: kid’s wear Verlag All rights reserved. Reproduction with written permission only. No liability can be assumed for unsolicited manuscripts, photos, etc. Annual subscription fee:  EUR 30,– plus postage/ shipment. In the event of non-appearance/ non-delivery due to force majeure it shall not be possible to demand replacement or a refund  on paid subscription fees. Kid’s wear is published twice yearly by the publishing house kid’s wear Verlag.


Achim Lippoth Collection Autmn/Winter 2015/16

Digital Operator: Joshua Praemassing Assistant Photographer: Amir Kulasic Styling: Catrin Hansmerten Hair-/Make-up: Nicole Gnauck by Ligawest using Kerastase, special thanks to Verlocke Production Manager: Emily Kolibius @ Production Unit Kids Model Agencies: LiLaLaune Kids Momo Kinderagentur Star Movie Kids Postproduction: Stefan Kranefeld Imaging Studio: Cologne Loft



Golden Goose Deluxe Brand Children’s Shoes


Pèpè Children Shoes

Pepe Jeans London Junior

photo by Achim Lippoth

WWW.PEPECHILDRENSHOES.IT Flagshipstores: Paris – 7e 50 rue des Saints Pères / Milano – Via Nirone

Marcelo Burlon Kids of Milan


Knast by Krutter

kid's wear Vol.41  
kid's wear Vol.41  

Discover the Autumn/Winter 2015/2016 edition. From the perspective of Pierpaolo Ferrari, Charlie de Keersmaecker, Achim Lippoth, Mike Meiré,...