Since switching the name from Pyrex Vision to Off-White, Virgil Abloh has certainly earned his stripes in all fashion circles. In 2014 he launched Milan-based fashion label Off-White . “Blue Collar”, just dropped, is the name of SS/16 collection.

Desde que cambió el nombre de Pyrex Vision a Off-White, Virgil Abloh se ha ganado a pulso los galones en los círculos de moda. En 2014 lanzó la marca con base en Milán Off-White. “Blue Collar”, recién salida a la venta, es el nombre de la colección SS/16.

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Having served as Kanye West’s creative director for the last decade, Virgil Abloh has been privileged enough to work with some of the most interesting and influential members of the fashion industry, but, right now, he’s more concerned with the opinions of the kids he sees on the streets.

Después de haber servido como director creativo de Kanye West durante la última década, Virgil Abloh ha tenido el privilegio de trabajar con algunos de los miembros más interesantes e influyentes de la industria de la moda. Sin embargo, actualmente está más preocupado por las opiniones de los jóvenes que ve en las calles.

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In just five seasons it’s gone from being dissected by streetwear-forum geeks questioning Abloh’s design cred to a nomination for the prestigious LVMH Prize for Young Fashion Designers.

En tan sólo cinco temporadas, ha pasado de ser diseccionado por geeks de foros de streetwear quienes cuestionaban su credibilidad y diseño a tener una nominación para el prestigioso premio LVMH para jóvenes diseñadores de moda.

Virgil: “streetwear lived and it died. Now our generation is taking its ideas and mixing them with high fashion—an Hermès or a Givenchy. We’re bringing something new to the table.”

Virgil: “el streetwear vivió y murió. Ahora nuestra generación está aportando sus ideas y las mezcla con la la alta costura, un Hermès o una Givenchy. Estamos poniendo algo nuevo sobre la mesa.”

Blue Collar represents again the most iconic part of the brand: stripes and Caravaggio’s. BC introduce, for first time,  the presence of marble texture.

Blue Collar representa de nuevo lo más icónico de Off-White las rayas y los Caravaggio’s. Esta vez introduce, por primera vez, la presencia de la textura de mármol.

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His clothes are pieces of collection, Off White is the top in the streetwear deluxe. Kanye, Justin, Brodinski, Asap, Ian… They love it, collaborate and dress clothes from Virgil.

Sus prendas son piezas de colección, representan lo más high del streetwear deluxe. Kanye, Justin, Brodinski, Asap, Ian… aman, colaboran y visten la ropa de Virgil.

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