THE CITY IS WILDER THAN YOU THINK AND KINDER THAN YOU THINK. IT IS A VALLEY AND YOU ARE A HORSE IN IT. IT IS A HOUSE AND YOU ARE A CHILD IN IT. SAFE AND WARM HERE IN THE FIRE OF EACH OTHER.
Made for Each Other

RESORT 18

FOR THEIR RESORT ’18 COLLECTION, EACH X OTHER RE-VISITS THE BEGINNING OF THEIR STORY AND THE WORDS THAT INSPIRED CREATIVE DIRECTORS ILAN DELOUIS & JENNY MANNERHEIM TO FOUND THE BRAND – ‘SAFE AND WARM HERE IN THE FIRE OF EACH OTHER.’ BY ARTIST AND ONGOING COLLABORATOR ROBERT MONTGOMERY.

THE IDEA OF A SHARED WARDROBE IS FURTHER EXPLORED THIS SEASON, WITH THE RE-INTRODUCTION OF SEVERAL UNISEX STYLES, CEMENTING THE BRANDS IDEA OF A COMMON IDENTITY. THE COLLECTION IS INFUSED WITH ARTWORKS BY MONTGOMERY. POETRY ADORNS STYLES IN SEVERAL FORMS, FROM GRAPHIC PRINTED WORKS TO SOFTER WATER COLOURED TEXTS AND HAND WRITTEN TEXTS.

THIS SEASONS’ WARDROBE STAYS TRUE TO FORM, FOCUSSING HEAVILY ON COOL-GIRL TAILORING, IN LIGHTWEIGHT SUMMER WOOL WITH SILVER PRINTED STRIPES AND POWDER BLUE CREPE WITH A SUBTLE WHITE HAND PAINTED FINISH. CHIC CRISP COTTON POPLIN SHIRTING IS RE-WORKED INTO CONTEMPORARY CLASSICS WITH LACE UP AND BELTED DETAILING.

DENIM STYLES FEATURE BLEACH DETAILING AND FRAYED EDGES. EACH X OTHER’S SIGNATURE STRIPES FEATURE HEAVILY THROUGHOUT THE COLLECTION IN SILK AND COTTON SHIRTING, SUITING, JERSEY, LINEN, KNITTED SEPARATES AND JACKETS. STRIPES TAKE ON A NEW FORM WITH A STORY OF ‘BAND’ DETAIL PIECES, INCLUDING A SILK DRESS AND SEPARATES AS WELL AS TOUGHER LEATHER AND DENIM STYLES.

THE WARDROBE IS COMPLETED WITH PRINTED JERSEY T-SHIRTS FEATURED ARTWORKS BY MONTGOMERY; SILK AND COTTON SEPARATES EMBLAZONED WITH THE WORDS ‘PSYCHIC LOVE WAVE’. THIS SEASONS STATEMENT LEATHER IS IN SILVER WITH FLAME DETAILING.

THE COLLECTION FEATURES A TIMELESS AND MUTED COLOUR PALETTE OF PRISTINE WHITE, CREAM TAN, VAPOUR BLUE, PALOMA GREY WITH A POP OF DAZZLING ELECTRIC BLUE. EACH ITEM IS INFUSED WITH ARTWORKS AND DISCREET DETAILING – SILVER FOIL PRINTED POETRY, EMBROIDERED PATCHWORKS, LACE DETAILING, CONTRASTING ZIPPERS, SHEER PANELLING, RUFFLES AND DECONSTRUCTED DETAILS.