Brands

Thomas Tait

London based Thomas Tait is a graduate of the MA Fashion course at Central Saint Martins. His collections are precise, sculptural and unmistakably modern with a strong emphasis on proportion, cut, form and texture.


 

March 7th 2016

Paris Fashion Week Highlights


With Paris Fashion Week drawing to a close we look at some of the highlights from this season’s shows: Vetements “Everything that put Demna Gvasalia’s Vetements on the map was on the runway: the appropriated and distorted uniforms; the appropriated and distorted sweats and streetwear; the appropriated and distorted Margiela. The LBGT androgyny. The offer…

September 23rd 2015

Thomas Tait Spring Summer 2016 Collection, London Fashion Week


Thomas Tait drew on a trio of far-reaching references: midcentury collage, tribal artistry and industrial design. Though a seemingly ill-suited grouping, the result was a concise spring collection that was modern, expertly cut and — for the most part — wearable. A circular motif ran throughout, with Native American symbols in the form of sheer…

August 19th 2015

The New Avant-Garde: Two Fashion Brands to Watch


The front lines of fashion are being drawn in Europe, where  up-and-coming designers Thomas Tait and Vetements are making their mark. Thomas Tait Canadian designer Thomas Tait, 28, has been on an upward trajectory since trading his hometown of Montreal for London: In 2010, at 22, he became the youngest student ever to graduate from…

July 1st 2015

Thomas Tait Presentation, Pitti Uomo


Thomas Tait is a London-based designer who took home the inaugural LVMH Prize for 2015. Last month he added another laurel to his crown, debuting a conceptual presentation as Pitti’s special guest womenswear designer. There was something moving about Tait’s Pitti presentation, installed in a ballroom in Florence’s Boboli Garden. The setup was rather spartan:…