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Craig Green

London based Craig Green graduated from Central Saint Martins’ MA course in 2012 and has been described as ‘one of London’s most visionary menswear designers’ by Dazed and Confused Magazine. His menswear line is dynamic and original with a distinct D.I.Y masculinity.


 

February 13th 2017

Paris Menswear Highlights


4’s buying team spent a busy week in Paris at the end of last month. Here’s some highlights from their time in the French capital. Vetements AW17 Show Boris Bidjan Saberi Showroom Street Style Craig Green Showroom Henrik Vibskov / Vlad Agency Lakic Showroom [caption id="attachment_39362" align="alignnone" width="480"] Private Policy AW17[/caption] [caption id="attachment_39365" align="alignnone" width="465"] Mohsin…

August 8th 2016

Where In The World?


We’re in the middle of summer and it’s officially holiday season, so this month we’ve asked some of our favourite designers if they could be anywhere in the world right now, where would they go? David Koma “Cancun, Maxico, with friends.” Rick Owens “Exactly where I am right now – overlooking the sea in Lido Venezia.”…

June 14th 2016

LC:M Highlights


Here are our highlights from the London Collections Menswear shows which concluded yesterday in the wet and breezy English Capital. Next up our attention turns to Pitti, Milan and Paris. Craig Green Craig Green kicked off the LCM S/S 2017 schedule on Friday evening with a free-spirited, even romantic, unfurling of everyday uniforms. Green began with hybrid suiting,…

May 19th 2016

CRAIG GREEN WINS THE BFC/GQ DESIGNER MENSWEAR FUND 2016


Last night at The Boundary Hotel in London, British menswear designer and 4 favourite, Craig Green was announced as the winner of the BFC/GQ Designer Menswear Fund 2016, beating Astrid Andersen, Christopher Raeburn, Lou Dalton and Sibling to the title. Chosen by a distinguished judging panel (including BFC CEO Caroline Rush, and GQ Editor Dylan Jones), the…

January 12th 2016

Craig Green Autumn Winter 2016


Finding new ways to explore his continued interest in the contrasting themes of restriction and release, Craig Green deconstructed and re-assemebled recurring aspects in his work – the love of uniform and utilitarian design – from a fresh perspective for AW16. “There are cycles and constant patterns within his work – things feel constant, even…

January 7th 2016

What To Look Out For At London Collections Men


London Collections Menswear commences this Friday until 11th January. Emphasising both the creative and commercial importance of British brands and emerging talent, LCM will showcase some of our favourite designers and for the first time this season, the Designer Showrooms will be located under one roof, spanning two floors of Victoria House. Here are some things…

June 16th 2015

Craig Green Spring Summer 2016 LCM


Craig Green’s Spring Summer 2016 collection at LCM last Friday continued the now-familiar variations of his mutated martial arts outfits/utilitywear. The quilting, the wrapping, and the ties that bind streaming behind were all present once more, but this season a palette of primary colors: orange, red, yellow, blue, and grass green all featured. The show was…

February 20th 2015

4 New Designers For Spring Summer 2015


#01 – ESTEBAN CORTAZAR Colombian-born designer Esteban Cortazar made history in 2002—at age 18—as the youngest designer ever to present at New York Fashion Week. He has since worked as creative director at French Maison Emanuel Ungaro before re-launching his label in 2012 with a highly successful Spring Summer capsule collection for Net-a-Porter. His Spring…

January 13th 2015

Craig Green Autumn Winter 2015 Show At LCM


Craig Green’s second solo show at London Collections: Men presented his deepest exploration of uniform to date. Experimenting with an array of utilitarian details, the collection expanded upon last season’s themes of restriction and release with a focus on the contrast between protection and vulnerability. Silhouettes ranged from second-skin close, to an almost figure dwarfing…

June 24th 2014

Craig Green At LCM


Tears aren’t often shed at London Collections, but Craig Green’s show last week proved to be the exception. The London designer’s first solo show outside of MAN saw audience members in the front row crying over his SS15 collection, with more than a few watchers describing how uncommonly “emotional” the show was. “You have moments in…

January 13th 2014

Craig Green Autumn Winter 2014 Menswear Collection


Craig Green’s Autumn Winter 2014 collection of hand-painted and faded print-on-print menswear saw the designer continue his ‘anti-digital’ aesthetic of previous seasons. This collection, however, felt quite pared-down with last season’s oversize wooden body sculptures replaced by scaled down utilitarian leather harnesses worn across the body. Green had this to say about the collection, “the…