Kiko Kostadinov’s much-anticipated collection for Mackintosh debuts for AW17 as a designer on the rise meets a British brand boasting over 194 years of outerwear of experience. Having moved beyond simple, well-cut coats over the past few seasons, Mackintosh continue to develop their full wardrobe, this latest venture a concerted effort to attract a more forward-thinking consumer. The 0001 collection invites Kostadinov to do what he does best, creating clean and simple silhouettes with a nod to tech outerwear construction. Mackintosh have already found success with the likes of Vetements and J.W. Anderson; if AW17 is anything to go by, employing the skills of this much-hyped Central St Martins alumni looks to be another wise move.
Read more about London-based Kiko Kostadinov in the latest issue of intelligence Magazine