Wallet is launching a special project today –– the “Wallet wallet" – a limited edition, collectible box set produced in a run of 100.
This artefact resembles a pochette bag, produced by Gucci, as a playful and conceptual end to a small, but powerful publishing project. The “Wallet wallet “ includes the complete collection of the Wallet series.
Issues include in-depth interviews with fashion power-figures such as Adrian Joffe (CEO, Comme des Garcons), Vanessa Friedman (chief fashion critic, the New York Times), Hussein Chalayan (designer), Pierre Rougier (director, PR Consulting), Valerie Steele (fashion historian, FIT), Nick Knight (founder, SHOWstudio), Rami Atallah (founder, SSENSE), Patrick Scallon (communications director, Dries van Noten), Ian Rogers (former chief digital officer, LVMH), Robin Givhan (chief fashion critic at the Washington Post) and Grace Wales Bonner (designer).
As well as curated visual essays from the likes of Alexander McQueen, Ann Demeulemeester, BLESS, Balenciaga, Bernadette Corporation, Comme des Garcons, Eckhaus Latta, Hermès, Issey Miyake, Kiko Kostadinov, Mowalola, Prada, Susan Cianciolo, Telfar, Thebe Magugu, Vaquera, Vivienne Westwood, Yohji Yamamoto, +++
Heirs of History
A conclusive conversation on archival practices in fashion. Featuring Valerie Steele, David Casavant and Emman Debattista in a text conversation, and Martin Margiela, Georges Wendell, Helmut Lang, Willi Smith, Colmar, Ann-Sofie Back, Final Home, Max Mara, Comme des Garcons, Koji Tatsuno, Carol Christian Poell, Larry LeGaspi, Schiaparelli, Miguel Adrover, Alaïa, Hood By Air, Stefano Pilati, AF Vandevorst, Rudi Gernreich and Phoebe Philo in a visual conversation.
A conversation on fashion criticism and its numerous contemporary forms. Featuring Robin Givhan, Steve Oklyn and Vanessa Friedman in a text conversation, and Agnès B., Ann Demeulemeester, Fidan Novruzova, Gauntlett Cheng, Hermès, Kwaidan Editions, Ligia Dias, Miu Miu, Myrza de Muynck, Proenza Schouler, René Scheibenbauer, Robert Wun, Susan Cianciolo, Takahiromiyashita The Soloist, Telfar, Uma Wang, Undercover, Vacquera, Wali Mohammed Barrech and Ziggy Chen in a visual conversation.