Our September Style Issue sees our usual Newspaper section reinvented as ‘In Fashion’, an edit of 11 stars of the A/W 2022 collections, photographed by Matthieu Lavanchy. From a fuzzy wide-brimmed hat inspired by a Dutch Old Master
Our limited-edition cover by Ben Kelly conveys a similar spirit: an acrylic-on-canvas artwork featuring the hazard stripes and International Orange that have been his signature since he designed the interiors of the legendary Haçienda nightclub in Manchester four decades ago. One of the most influential shapers of 1980s British music culture, Kelly has stayed on the cutting edge, as evidenced in his work with
A first-time Wallpaper* contributor, photographer Eva Wang likewise looks to the 1980s for our womenswear fashion shoot, all sharp silhouettes, striking eye make-up and strong poses, while longstanding collaborator George Harvey has shot our menswear story, a futuristic celebration of bold shoulders, cinched waists and the double-breasted blazer.
Complementing these studio shoots is an eight-page celebration of the house of Alaïa as seen through the lens of photographer Spela Kasal. Wallpaper* rarely covers couture, but the sensitive modernisation of
Elsewhere, we speak to
Rounding off The Style Issue is an Artist’s Palate contribution from Domenico Dolce and Stefano Gabbana – pasta alla Norma, as vibrant and quintessentially Italian as the