Pranav Vora and Philip Soriano are the founders of Hugh & Crye, a menswear brand that offers a more personalised sizing approach to clothing and focuses on sustainable manufacturing practices. They are based in Washington, DC.
Q: Is comfort an enemy of style?
Doesn’t have to be — but a little ‘discomfort’ can be a reminder to stand tall.
Amsterdam-based Sabine Geurten is the Editor-in-Chief of Glamour Magazine Netherlands. After finishing her bachelors at Amsterdam Fashion Institute in 1992, Sabine started her career as an intern at ELLE Magazine and has since collaborated with a variety of magazines including Red, Grazia, and Marie Claire.
Q: The three essential things a woman should know about style are…
Wear what you like, don’t be dictated. Have some basic essentials that will last. Wear shoes you can walk on.
Vashtie Kola, often stylized as Va$htie, is an artist, director, designer, and entrepreneur. Often hailed as one of the most stylish New Yorkers by magazines like Nylon, Vibe, and Time Out, Vashtie designs her own clothing line called Violette. She has directed videos for Justin Bieber, Kid Cudi, and Solange, worked as a creative consultant for brands like Island Def Jam and Roc Nation, and has designed a limited pair of Beats by Dre headphones. Vashtie was also the first female to collaborate with Jordan on her own Jordan Sneaker.
Q: What are the rules in the way you dress?
Comfort, first and foremost. Durability, in order to work through the day and night without a snag. Personality, because my outfit needs to reflect me.