Ten Craves: Step into the World of Dior, Celebrate Christmas with Aries and More!

Ten Craves is our online series that rounds up all the best product launches and must-know fashion happenings week in, week out. 

Indulge in this week’s fashion news. Go on, we know you want to.

Get winter-ready with Jack Wolfskin x GmbH

Berlin’s finest, GmbH, are gearing up for a long, cold winter with a capsule collection designed with Jack Wolfskin. The collection reworks key pieces from GmbH’s archive using sustainable Jack Wolfskin fabrics, created as part of the latter’s 40th anniversary. Shop here. Paul Toner

The Hacker Project arrives at Gucci Circolo

The hacking that quite literally broke the internet, Gucci and Balenciaga’s The Hacker Project arrives at Gucci’s East London pop-up Circolo. With the Shoreditch space now completely re-designed from its first iteration, you can finally shop ready-to-wear and key accessories from the collection. Visit the store before December 5, 2021 t Whitby Street, London E1 6JT now. PT

Moschino menswear goes to space 

It seems Jeremy Scott has been blasting Jamiroquai as of late. The designer’s pre-fall 2022 Moschino men’s collection is all about the space cowboy, blending a wide range of menswear staples to create a wardrobe that feels both nostalgic and of the now. PT

Stefan Cooke joins The Sims

Now you can twin with your Sim! London-based label Stefan Cooke has digitalised 23 pieces from its most recent collections – including the brand’s signature ‘slashed knits’ and skirt looks – as part of The Sims 4’s Modern Menswear Kit, available to buy from December 2. Take a read of our chat with the designers inside 10 Men Issue 54 here. PT

William Blake inspires Alexander McQueen’s Pre-SS22 collection

Following on from its menswear SS22 collection, the Alexander McQueen team once again turn to the poetry and paintings of William Blake for pre-spring/summer 2022. The collection lifts Blake’s illustrations in Dante’s ‘Divine Comedy’, which decorate wispy frocks, razor-sharp tailoring, and structural leather twin sets. PT

Armani Exchange x NTS take over South London clubs

As part of its 30th anniversary celebrations, Armani Exchange has teamed up with London-based internet radio station, NTS, for a collaborative worldwide campaign. Amongst a wealth of ongoing projects, the pair are putting two club nights on at two of South London’s buzziest venues: Peckham’s Tola Bar (November 20) and Ormside Projects in Bermondsey (November 26). PT

Gentle Monster unveils its SS22 pre-collection 

If you’re in search of a new pair of shades to rock on a somewhat sunny winter day, then, Gentle Monster has got you covered. The Korean label has unveiled its latest SS22 pre-collection which includes seven new styles of sunglasses – each stamped with Gentle Monster’s new geometric logo on the arms. Shop hereAndrea Sacal

Photography courtesy of Gentle Monster

Dior opens a new menswear space in Harrods

Step into the magical world of Dior menswear at Harrods London as the luxury label unveils its new menswear space on the second floor of the iconic London staple. The new space features a sleek and elegant decor covered in hues of white, beige and sky blue. The space will showcase Kim Jones’ specialities, including ready-to-wear, shoes, accessories and exclusive collaborations all year round. Visit the space at Harrods London now. AS

Photography courtesy of Dior

Sunspel opens a womenswear pop-up in Soho

Sunspel has been a British fashion staple for 160 years, and now the label is opening its first-ever womenswear pop-up store in London’s Soho. The space has been created in collaboration with British furniture and interior designer Fred Rigby studio and will feature exclusive furniture and decor that reflects the traditional Sunspel brand. Visit the space at 5 Upper James Street, London W1F 9DG. AS

Photography courtesy of Sunspel

Deck the halls with Aries Christmas gift shop

Still haven’t started the Christmas shopping? Aries‘ Christmas gift shop is the place to go. Unveiling its annual Christmas gift shop, Aries has opened its festive doors once again by reintroducing an array of the label’s cult classics including mugs, jewellery, hand-dipped incense in exclusive Christmas scents and so much more. Shop hereAS

Louis Vuitton celebrates its founder with a biography book

Continuing on with the celebration of Louis Vuitton’s 200th birthday, the house is releasing a fictionalised biography of Louis dubbed Louis Vuitton, L’audacieux. Written by French novelist Caroline Bongrand, the book is the first to ever tell the founder’s life story. Buy your copy hereAS

Photography courtesy of Louis Vuitton

The Ever After Garden returns to Mayfair’s Grosvenor Square

Mayfair’s winter rose garden is finally back and ready to bring beauty to the neighborhood. Returning once again, The Ever After Garden celebrates the growing love for your loved ones, even after they are gone. This garden is for everyone and will be filled with personal dedications by individuals wanting to celebrate past lives. 10,000 dedicated roses will be planted in support of The Royal Marsden Cancer Charity, which raises money for those affected by cancer. Visit the garden from December 1 to 23, 2021. Dedicate your rose hereAS

Top image courtesy of GmbH.