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Fashion week comes to Frieze

By Hemaja burud

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"Alexander McQueen had been planning to display the day before Frieze's formal launch for months, long before the Queen's death."

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Roksanda Ilini's presentation was full of passion as much as creativity.

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She dedicated it to her father, who died this year, and displayed it in Theaster Gates' massive Black Chapel, 

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which Ilini observed was constructed in reaction to the artist's own father's death.

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Raf Simons was perusing the art fair's kiosks the day before his spring/summer 2023 presentation.

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He collaborated with the lesser-known Philippe Vandenberg this season. Raf Simons' precise tailoring emphasized the female form.

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Simons organized a rave, which was cut short halfway through when the open bar was emptied and models hammered down its length in front of an all-standing crowd.

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the appearance of fiercely polished tailoring amid body-celebrating outfits influenced from both modern and traditional dance

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Vintage gloves were appliquéd to elbows and the backs of coats, flashing a V-sign, which may mean victory or peace.