3.1 PHILLIP LIM FASHION STORY "SUNDAY MORNING"

June 03, 2016 10:31 AM

FASHION STORY “Sunday Morning” is now available!

Check inside for the Full Page Editorial.

>>FULL PAGE EDITORIAL<<

 
 

Sunday Morning

There’s the anxiety-riddled reflection singed into Sunday morning that requires her to examine the triumphs and failures of the week. Moments where she was so lost in that novel that she forgot to let the passengers off the train. An exchange with a colleague where she said something a touch too narcissistic. And how she made up for that social awkwardness by helping that mother up the steps with her stroller, clinging onto that moment until the next one came, because moments like those are scarce. Then she realized it was Friday. Saturday came and went, and suddenly, she found herself brooding in her sun-filled apartment on Sunday. But brooding about how she’d be a better human being next week was only part of how she felt that day.

Brooding. It returns, though. It’s inertia that comes into being of its own accord and is the foundation of Sunday’s mood. It’s a spell that entraps her in a seamless loop where she’s sitting in front of the window, absorbing the nostalgia of the day and wondering why she finds herself in this same spot, Sunday after Sunday, as if bustling around the city and the art she made hadn’t moved her an inch—as if it’s not enough to move her. Lifting that stroller up and out of the subway might have been enough to help her figure out how she needed to wear the shirt for the outfit to work, but it still left her alone in the apartment, staring thoughtfully at the polished wood floor, filled with melancholy, wondering why it took lifting a stroller to figure out the shirt’s mystery. It’s not a defeat, it’s the feeling of hope, tinted with caution, that Miles Davis captures in “Portia.”

Sunday mornings remind her that she exists. And she feels every joule of that existence, charged and ready to burst. She doesn’t know what to do with it, though, because she thought she’d spent it all contributing to the buzz and excitement of the weekend. There was the happiness of Friday’s arrival and the accent put on everything she did because there’s awareness of the end of the week. And there was the opportunity that is Saturday, where energy, comfort, and release mesh to create an atmosphere that’s a reminder of how alive she is. There’s music and poetry, and a hum in the air that makes colors vivid, and sounds morphed to high fidelity. Then it fades. Volumes are muted, contrast is lowered, and colors watch their saturation dry up. She’s suddenly aware of herself, the serenity of her surroundings, silence is loud, and, with a full week ahead, there’s an opportunity to start again.

Like the caress that maintains hope in “Portia,” Sunday’s anxiety, loneliness, and melancholy move her to maintain a sense of self, an expression of self, which comes for her through style. She’s aware of the shape of her body, and knows the jacket that has the cut that will match how deeply she reflects on the week. More prominent would be the color, and how they’re contrasted with each other, reminding the world of her attitude, what’s unapologetically her. And there’s how it all comes together, a combination that reminds her what creating means to her.

It’s the artistic process that moves freely in her soul. It’s just that, on Sunday morning, its shifting and growing is more tangible than usual; art at its most beautiful, enlightenment about herself, her world.

ALL CLOTHING BY 3.1 PHILLIP LIM

 

 

WRITTEN BY Jéan-Claude Quintyne

 

PHOTOGRAPHY: KEIICHIRO NAKAJIMA

STYLING: LINDSEY HORNYAK

HAIR: KIYO IGARASHI

MAKE UP: TORU SAKANISHI

FASHION ASSISSTANTS: HOLLIS DE LANEY, COURTNEY BROWN

PRODUCER: MAKIKO ASADA

CREATIVE DIRECTOR: HISSA IGARASHI

 

MODEL: KATYA LEDNEVA @SUPREME MANAGEMENT 

 

related posts

TWELV S/S 2022 COVER "INTERVIEW WITH UKRAINE MODELS"

TWELV Magazine S/S 22 Cover "Interview with Ukraine Models" 
 
August 11, 2022 2:06 AM  |  Fashion

Alexander McQueen Pre-Fall 2022 Collection alongside 12 artists

To illustrate creativity emerging from countless perspectives, Alexander McQueen invited a group  of 12 artists to get inspired and create by their “Process” Pre-Fall 2022 Collection. ...

June 16, 2022 11:18 PM  |  Fashion

AGOLDE's Charitable T-Shirt Launch in Support of Ukraine

Sustainable fashion brand AGOLDE and Citizens of Humanity Group join and stand by Giles  Duley, founder, and CEO of the Legacy of War Foundation, in their mission to help bring “the ...

June 01, 2022 10:44 AM  |  Fashion

HYKE FASHION STORY "MANTRA OF A NEW YORKER"

FASHION STORY "MANTRA OF A NEW YORKER" is now available! 

Check inside for the Full Page Editorial.

May 29, 2022 11:15 PM  |  Fashion

Altuzarra Fashion Story "TAKE ME BACK TO PARIS"

ALTUZARRA Fashion Story "TAKE ME BACK TO PARIS " is now available! 
 
Check inside for the Full Page Editorial
May 28, 2022 10:45 AM  |  Fashion

GUCCI LOVE PARADE CAMPAIGN

Decadence is all over the menu in Gucci's latest delicious and tantalizing visionary treat. Love Parade demands the attention of your imagination.

March 01, 2022 3:50 PM  |  Fashion

Alexander McQueen Lucia: The Jewelled Satchel

Noir, mysterious, and dare one say almost haunting is the new short film shot by Sophie Muller.

March 01, 2022 10:51 AM  |  Fashion

CELINE SUMMER 22 BAIE DES ANGES CAMPAIGN

Casual but designed with bold thought, the Celine Baie des Anges collection makes its way to the woman's clothing zeitgeist this Spring/Summer 2022 season.

February 28, 2022 9:33 PM  |  Fashion
CHAMA

TWELV MAGAZINE NYFW 2022 PARTY@PUBLIC HOTEL

TWELV Magazine hosted a NYFW 2022 party at pubilc hotel. The night started out with the beautifully dressed guests.

February 17, 2022 1:50 AM  |  Fashion

FASHION STORY "FREE & FREAKY" BY CHAMA

FASHION STORY "FREE & FREAKY" by CHAMA is now available! 

Check inside for the Full Page Editorial.

February 09, 2022 1:01 AM  |  Fashion

TWELV F/W 2021 "Alexander McQueen" COVER FASHION STORY

TWELV Magazine F/W 21 Alexander McQueen Cover Fashion Story "McQUEEN" 
 
December 24, 2021 1:22 PM  |  Fashion
Photography by CHAMA

TWELV MAGAZINE HALLOWEEN PARTY 2021 @PUBLIC HOTEL

TWELV Magazine's annual Halloween party was on the cutting edge of horror haute couture with costumed guests attending as their alter egos for the night. It was a true Nightmare on Chrystie Street...

November 01, 2021 2:16 AM  |  Fashion

Alexander McQueen Spring/ Summer 2022 collection

The Ever-Changing Alexander McQueen

October 14, 2021 1:47 AM  |  Fashion

Saint Laurent Summer 2022 collection

The Independent Spirit of Yves Saint Laurent Summer 2022

October 01, 2021 12:02 PM  |  Fashion

Balenciaga Spring Summer 2022 collection

Balenciaga Hits the Red Carpet for the Summer 22 Collection

October 01, 2021 10:19 AM  |  Fashion

Dior spring summer 2022 collection

This collection sees a reinvention of classic to the modern world reeling in this era of post  pandemic life.

October 01, 2021 10:12 AM  |  Fashion

THE GUCCI 100 CAMPAIGN

The Gucci 100 Collection hits its Centennial Dance Floor

September 30, 2021 9:33 AM  |  Fashion

Emporio Armani 40th Anniversary

THE WAY WE ARE, Emporio Armani 40th Anniversary

September 29, 2021 10:11 AM  |  Fashion

TWELV MAGAZINE NYFW PARTY@PUBLIC HOTEL

The NYFW 2021 party is finally here! Who was waiting for our annual NYFW party?

September 18, 2021 4:07 AM  |  Fashion

DIOR "DESIGNER OF DREAMS" EXHIBITION AT THE BROOKLYN MUSEUM

Designer of dreams exhibition 
September 10, 2021 5:22 PM  |  Fashion

CELINE HOMME "COSMIC CRUISER" SUMMER 2022

CELINE HOMME ‘COSMIC CRUISER’ SUMMER 2022 COLLECTION

DIRECTED BY HEDI SLIMANE

WATCH THE SHOW HERE: COSMIC CRUISER

August 01, 2021 8:04 PM  |  Fashion

FASHION STORY "MANON BABY MONON" by CHAMA

FASHION STORY "MANON BABY MANON" by CHAMA is now available! 

 

PHOTOGRAPHY: CHAMA

June 07, 2021 3:10 AM  |  Fashion

ELENA MATEI INTERVIEW/ FASHION STORY

Elena Matei Interview / Fashion Story is now available!

Check inside for the Full Page Editorial.

June 07, 2021 2:38 AM  |  Fashion

Converse x PLAY Comme des Garçons Chuck 70 Launches

Comme des Garçons announces the launch of the Converse x PLAY Comme des Garçons Chuck 70 in two new colorways: Blue Quartz and Steel Gray.

June 07, 2021 2:11 AM  |  Fashion

FASHION STORY "LIFE IS EASY WITH TREES AROUND"

FASHION STORY "LIFE IS EASY WITH TREES AROUND" is now available! 
 
June 06, 2021 1:51 AM  |  Fashion

Alexander McQueen Pre-AUTUMN/ WINTER 2021 Collection

Here we welcome Alexander McQueens AW 2021: a serene focus on silhouettes.

May 14, 2021 3:32 AM  |  Fashion

SAINT LAURENT WINTER 2021 COLLECTION

Saint Laurent Winter 2021, Where the Silver Wind Blows, may have been inspired by Ray Bradbury's allegoric tale, The Golden Kite, The Silver Wind. The theme of The Golden Kite, The...
May 06, 2021 6:15 PM  |  Fashion

KEMIO INTERVIEW/ FASHION STORY

KEMIO Interview / Fashion Story is now available!

Check inside for the Full Page Editorial.

May 06, 2021 4:08 AM  |  Fashion

Alexander McQueen Short Story

Alexander McQueen Women’s family of bags welcomed a new member, the collection now has a Small Story, Short Story, and Tall Story. This year's SS21 welcomed the Short Story bag, inspired by its...
March 01, 2021 3:50 PM  |  Fashion

FASHION STORY "AGA" BY CHAMA

FASHION STORY "AGA" by CHAMA is now available! 

Check inside for the Full Page Editorial.

January 22, 2021 11:47 PM  |  Fashion

FASHION STORY "GIRL NEXT DOOR" BY CHAMA

FASHION STORY "GIRL NEXT DOOR" by CHAMA is now available! 

Check inside for the Full Page Editorial.

January 08, 2021 1:47 AM  |  Fashion

DIOR FALL 2021 COLLECTION

Dior's Fall 2021 Collection, designed by Maria Grazia Chiuri, summoned joie de vivre, or the exuberant delight of life. 
 
December 28, 2020 11:13 PM  |  Fashion

SAINT LAURENT SUMMER 2021 COLLECTION

Saint Laurent Creative Director Anthony Vaccarello wanted to “focus on the essence of things”, and he delivered. The Summer 2021 Saint Laurent Collection takes place in the desert.

December 28, 2020 11:11 PM  |  Fashion

ALEXANDER MCQUEEN Pre-Spring 2021 Collection

Alexander McQueen Pre-Spring 2021 collection was embraced by enthusiasts as certain parts of the world brace themselves for a bitter winter. McQueen's Pre-Spring 2021 launched in the beginning...
December 07, 2020 10:38 PM  |  Fashion

TWELV HOLIDAY GIFT IDEA 2020 #2: FASHION EDITOR SHO "Margot Tenenbaum"

TWELV Editors' Holiday Gift Pick is now available!  

December 07, 2020 12:45 PM  |  Fashion

TWELV HOLIDAY GIFT IDEA 2020 #1: Editor ERINA "Alice In Wonderland"

TWELV Editors' Holiday Gift Pick is now available!  

 

December 07, 2020 12:45 PM  |  Fashion

Pages

SITE BY: monocomplex©Marbles & Marbles International Inc. Drupal Development by: DivDiv, NYC
▲ back to top ▲