You can break the rules and still win the game. In fact, Virgil Abloh is proof of that. Find out more about how the fashion innovator managed to straddle the line between challenging the status quo and creating a whole new standard for menswear in his stunning career.
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1. Amen Break
To honour their spring/summer 2022 men’s collection, Louis Vuitton recently released a short film entitled Amen Break. The cast included the likes of GZA, Goldie, Saul Williams, Shabaka Hutchings, and more and centres around a father and son who are reunited by loss. Abstract, artistic, and loosely based on the story of Lupe Fiasco, Amen Break also features the entire menswear collection by Virgil Abloh, many of which defy gender norms and show male models in skirts and dresses.
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