By: DeoVonte “Deo” Means Postliminous 2015, when Alessandro Michele ascended the throne of Gucci as Creative Director, he has consistently established Gucci as one of the most compelling and top five collections each season. Fashion connoisseurs and label lords are entranced by his design stratagem which appears quite simple, yet provocative and dynamic! He often … Continue reading
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…Purveyors of Style…Flyy Dudes in Hats…A Millenary Orgasmic Odyssey ….
Written By: DeoVonte “Deo” Means Fall/Winter 2022 hailed a millenary orgasmic odyssey! Influencers, celebs, fashionista’s, style gods, and all the Kings horses and all the Kings men – it seems all shared one identifiable commonality. A renewed appreciation for the iconic Panama Hat. The ensuing frenzy -similar in nature to the ever-popular social media challenges- resonated with a … Continue reading
…In Memoriam…2021 Fallen Angels…
By: DeoVonte “Deo” Means Every year here at The Flyy-Life, we pause and take the time to pay everlasting homage to those fallen angels whom we lost the past year. As We bow our heads in reverence, let us recall the sacred words of Adele. “…Some times loneliness is the only rest we get. … Continue reading
…Gucci x Balenciaga Collaboration….Gucci Aria Fall 2021…
“GucciAga” Show? It was billed as the “collab of the century.” The collection by Gucci’s and his twin sister Balenciaga, featured their signature broad shouldered tailoring, hourglass bags, starchy asymmetrical windbreakers, high-rise skin tight boots and co-branded jewelry.” – Opulent Styling We know what you’re really here for, however, and that’s the news that the … Continue reading
The Master…Virgil Abloh- Louis Vuitton S/S 2021 Menswear Campaign…Message in a Bottle…
Starting in Paris, Virgil Abloh took his collection, ‘Message in a Bottle’, around the world to celebrate inclusivity and unity, culminating in his new Louis Vuitton Men’s Campaign. Highlighting the symbolic power of style and tailoring to express newfound power and freedom, the campaign brings together the collection’s mix of influences including the season’s ska-inspired … Continue reading
… Shirts of Color – Melanin Tee-Shirt Challenge…
Ooh, melanin, melanin, my drip is skin deep, likeOoh, motherland, motherland, motherland, motherland drip on me Being black, maybe that’s the reason why they always madYeah, they always mad, yeah – Beyonce‘ – Black Parade “Happy Juneteenth Weekend! I hope we continue to share joy and celebrate each other, even in the midst ofstruggle. Please … Continue reading
Virgil Abloh for Louis Vuitton Menswear – F/W 2021 – A Brilliant Display of Artistry, Craftmanship & Execution….
By: DeoVonte “Deo” Means Most luxury menswear designers virtually showcased their Fall-Winter 2021 collections online during the end of January. In a sea, of what have become “hum-drum” and nearly sleep inducing; Virgil Abloh for Louis Vuitton, once again, delivered a show of near messianic proportions and took the coveted crown of Best Collection. Virgil’s … Continue reading