LIFE AT KNOTORYUS
For most of us, these last couple of days felt like a blanket of woes pressing down mercilessly. Every new update on the recent unbelievable news of persecution coming out of... Read More »
The finalists of the 2014 LVMH Prize (a 300.000 EUR grant) have just been announced and I’m pretty bummed to hear that KNOTORYUS favourite Minju Kim and that other... Read More »
NOW OPEN: POP UP: FASHION INSPIRED BY ANDY WARHOL feat. Raf Simons for Dior, Devon Halfnight LeFlufy, etc. CURATED BY KNOTORYUS
KNOTORYUS TALKS TO HELL’O MONSTERS ABOUT WILL FERRELL TATTOOS AND DRUNKENLY DONATING ART. ALSO, LIFE MAKES NO SENSE.
(Hell’O Monsters / from left : Antoine Detaille, François Dieltiens and Jerôme Meynen)
Hell’O Monsters is a talented threesome who during the late 90’s started out making graffiti and wall... Read More »
(Image : Ouni by Boy Kortekaas. Styling & Neck Face by KNOTORYUS)
I don’t know if you heard any of Married To The Mob founder Leah Mc Sweeney’s “Bitchisms” or... Read More »
Yesterday we met up with Minju Kim, you know, the Antwerp Fashion Academy graduate we’ve been plugging since her ‘Love, Power’ collection in 2011 and who went on to... Read More »
Back to the essence: things that stuck to my eyeballs lately.Read More »
Here’s what happens every so often:
I get wind of a new Case Studyo Artist Series drop. I immediately call founder Mathieu Van Damme. He picks up (thank god, it... Read More »
PUMA flew KNOTORYUS out to London for the launch of the Puma Trinomic XT+ Series Re-issue.Read More »
EYECANDY SMÖRGASBORD: SINCERITY SPECIAL feat. Boychild, FKA Twigs, Russel Brand, Journey Into Self, etc.
If you know anything about me, you know that I am all about my fashion heritage. And you know what my fashion heritage be?
The Antwerp 6 and everything that’s... Read More »
EYECANDY SMÖRGASBORD feat. Stasi styling, Chance the Rapper, Childish Gambino & Abella Anderson, Werner Herzog, etc.
KNOTORYUS GOES DEEP WITH DEVON HALFNIGHT LEFLUFY : MARRIAGE, MASTERS, MC’S & WALTER VAN BEIRENDONCK CALLING OUT YOUR BULLSHIT
(Devon Halfnight Leflufy by Tim Peters for KNOTORYUS (c))
When we saw Devon Halfnight Leflufy’s 3rd year collection at Antwerp Fashion Academy’s SHOW 2012 last year, we immediately predicted big things... Read More »
Your average high school students interviewed about fashion. I love videos like these, because the eighties styles and editing pulls... Read More »
Above image : Devon Halfnight Leflufy
This weekend LGF and I had the honor for the 5th year in a row to be invited to SHOW 2013 : the graduation... Read More »
(Jigga’s sweatshirt : Aaron Young x Surface To Air HERE)
Aw ma ghad.
I’m trying to finish this photo heavy SHOW 2013 post, but I had to get this out first.
LGF... Read More »
Here we go again!
You are all invited to my favourite fashion-moment of the year :
THE GRADUATION SHOW OF THE ANTWERP FASHION ACADEMY
All info & some KNOTORYUS highlights after the... Read More »
After the succesful launch of their collaboration with New York artist KAWS, luxury cognac brand Hennessy asked Lenny McGurr aka FUTURA (57) if he would fancy designing a custom... Read More »
Last Friday, A Cut Above opened their temporary storefront in the red light district of Ghent.
KNOTORYUS came to support the official release of the SS13 menswear collection which consists... Read More »
By now you have probably heard about acclaimed Belgian rapper/musician/producer Baloji being one of the faces of the S/S 13 Diesel + EDUN collection. But what a lot of... Read More »
In the Middle Ages there was an art form called the ‘Danse Macabre’, which basically is a bunch of skeletons dancing around, telling all the... Read More »
(shirt by Mary Katrantzou)
Last week I instagrammed the cover of a The Face from December 1998. Immediately someone commented: “I believe Luella Bartley reviewed the London shows in this... Read More »
Standing out is pretty hard to do nowadays. It’s all been put out there, done and dusted. But London-based menswear designer Matthew Miller stood out to me. His brightly... Read More »
The weekly KNOTORYUS mixtape: ten songs on Spotify, mostly themed. This week: ten songs used on runways for spring / summer 2013 feat. Vivaldi recomposed by Max Richter, the... Read More »
Listenin’ for the sippenin’ trippenin’ & tippenin’. Read More »
EYECANDY SMÖRGASBORD feat. Chromatics, Gert Jochems, Chanel, Brooke Candy, Pig Destroyer, Sonic Youth in 1987, etc.
Back to the origins of Eyecandy Smörgasbord: no themes, just stuff that got stuck to my eyeballs.Read More »
On October 12th the exciting exhibition High Fashion Low Countries opens as an official part of the MODO Parcours 2012.
I got to preview the expo back in June and... Read More »
As far as aspirational and inspirational women go, for me it doesn’t get any better than Nadège Winter. I don’t know how this happened but it seems like all... Read More »
EYECANDY SMÖRGASBORD feat. Charlie Kaufman, Comme des Garçons, Crystal Castles, Tom Araya, Ezra Pound, Slavoj Zizek, etc.
EARCANDY SMÖRGASBORD: STOP MAKING SENSE SPECIAL feat. Propr Boyz, 2 Chainz, Kanye West, G-Dragon, Orbital feat. Lee Scratch Perry, etc.
Okay, I’m typing this with super sore arms because I’m on this health trip and I got myself a brand new gym membership including sessions with a personal trainer.... Read More »
EYECANDY SMÖRGASBORD Instagram Special feat. OFWGKTA, Dominique KNOTORYUS, Patta, David Shrigley, Perks and Mini, Big Boi, etc.
It’s been a while since I’ve seen my friend the great Baloji…Read More »
EARCANDY SMÖRGASBORD feat. Jai Paul, Light Asylum, Danny Brown, Ab-Soul, Bei Maejor, A$AP ROCKY etc.
New KNOTORYUS BOOK: EVERYTHING I DREW (I DREW IT FOR YOU), NOW AVAILABLE AT COLETTE and the COLETTE eShop
EYECANDY SMÖRGASBORD: intensify special feat. cat warbling, Will Ferrell, Beyonce, Junior Boys and Trash Talk
Last week Nike invited me on a trip to London for the launch of the Hyperfuse Fall 11 line.Read More »
This is how we spent our Saturday : lunch with the Monobrow Fam at RA before planking at the Walter Van Beirendonck x Erwin Wurm exhib.Read More »
I know I know, it’s been a while since we posted a new Best Of The Weeks episode. But you have to forgive us. LGF and I are working... Read More »
Iron Mike can’t do the running man to save his life, although he IS the star of this video.
I, however still know this whole choreography by heart.
I also used... Read More »
EYECANDY SMÖRGASBORD feat. Animal Collective, Sean Penn, Sleigh Bells, Koudlam, Vincent Gallo, Serge Gainsbourg, Seth Galafinakis, etc.
EYECANDY SMÖRGASBORD – spooky special feat. Male Bonding, Megan Fox, Superbien, the iPad magician, etc.
I just read reports of Kenneth Anger directing the new Jonas Brothers video. Kenneth Anger has the name ‘Lucifer’ tattooed across his chest.
Disney is dancing with the devil, kids.Read More »
You know where I’m at right now?Read More »
“All the vogue special for you of children design!”
Things I’ve shot and quotes I tried to remember along the way.Read More »
I was a big Baloji fan long before we actually met, became friends and started working together…Read More »
EYECANDY SMÖRGASBORD feat. Bret Easton Ellis, Los, MGMT, Guru Tribute Mix by DJ Permier, Chola Make-Up Tutorial, etc.
(via Hello Minor)
Things I’ve come to care about.Read More »
EYECANDY SMÖRGASBORD feat. Jay-Z on Letterman, Fever Ray, Andre, Miss Lanvin, Lady Gaga by Araki, Tron Legacy Artwork, etc.
I am Joaquin Phoenix and I command you to see what is hidden after the jump.Read More »
You know me. I buy designer shoes (loubs & prada) , Ltd tees and then stock-up the rest of my wardrobe with high street finds.
So come next month. You’ll... Read More »
OK, so yesterday Twitter sent me replies that dated back to FEBRUARY. What’s up with that? Even stranger, they were all sent to me by 88-KEYS, one of the... Read More »
As promised, the COS AW 09 preview. Ladies first. Gents will follow.Read More »
Ridiculous. That’s what I would call the previous extended weekend…Read More »
We promised you the full interview.
DON VS CAPO
Everybody knows Kanye used to call himself the Louis Vuitton Don. In 2006, he walked on stage at the Def Poetry... Read More »
As you probably know I’ve been working long and hard on my exclusive Kanye West For Louis Vuitton article.
It’s been published today…Read More »
The following is a brutally honest list of the albums I’ve listened to the most in 2008. I’ve melted them down and used it to sculpt a new KNOTORYUS... Read More »
KNOTORYUS has several internets-brothers and sisters. But the baddest brother of them all is MONOBROW, the Amsterdam-based blog boss.
(He’s the one on the left.)
When he’s not hunting down the... Read More »
Aahhhh. Look at it, nestling nicely in between the best of current design and illustration. All you need to do now, is snatch it up.
Starting today (August 5 –... Read More »
Everything you have heard is true…
KNOTORYUS is publishing its first book. More info and images after the jump.Read More »
I’m dead but don’t let that bother you…Read More »
Diane Pernet, Fashion Luminary (our words) and Fashion Provocateur (Paper Magazine’s words) and one of the most consistent, hardworking and objective (and that’s an art itself) fashion bloggers... Read More »