Paris Men’s: Backstage at Rick Owens, Dior, and More

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The fall men’s shows in Paris, which wrapped on Sunday, featured the usual mix of clothes that were inherently wearable and those far more boundary-pushing. Kris Van Assche sent suits of every variety down the runway at Dior Homme — from pinstripe to polka-dotted to denim because, as he told WWD“there’s not just one type of man, there’s many”— while Rick Owens featured a typically hard-edged collection that explored issues of authority. Walter Van Beirendonck, on the other hand, sent a powerful message to Karl Lagerfeld with his STOP RACISM headdresses. Click through our slideshow to see photographer Kevin Tachman’s images backstage at the men’s collections in Paris. 

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