The milestone occasion showcased the streetwear model's Spring/Summer time 2018 assortment, consisting of Vlone's first-ever minimize-and-sew designs. Founder ASAP Bari defined his choice to host the present in Paris, expressing his intention to encourage the youth who look as much as him and his model.
"I wished to point out in Paris to see if I may full the mission I’m going for," Bari, who launched Vlone's debut assortment again in 2014, instructed WWD. "I'm making an attempt to point out children that you are able to do something. I’m not a child that went to vogue faculty. I’m not a child that went to varsity and studied vogue. I’m a child that grew up in vogue and discovered it from a life expertise."
The gathering, entitled Black Historical past, marked the primary time Bari has finished a full line. The Black Historical past assortment included leather-based pants, ripped denim, varied items of outerwear, and shirts emblazoned with the phrase Actual Males Put on Black. Bari additionally debuted new colorways of the Vlone x Nike Air Drive highs together with black/yellow and black/yellow/orange.
Virgil Abloh, ASAP Rocky, and A-Chilly-Wall designer Samuel Ross had been in attendance for Friday's occasion.
Vlone's Spring/Summer time 2018 runway present might be livestreamed through Tidal above.
The occasion marks the streaming service's newest vogue collaboration, following its livestream of Kanye West's Yeezy Season 3 presentation at Madison Sq. Backyard in NYC in addition to Rihanna's Fenty x Puma show in Paris.