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How Raf Simons let fresh air into the echo chamber of New York men's fashion

Feb 03, 2017 - Washington Post Blogs

NEW YORK - Young men who are thrilled by sportswear that expresses the energy of electronic music or contemporary art owe a lot to Raf Simons. Men who like to subvert hierarchies and test boundaries should be pleased to meet him. Guys who enjoy the respect they command in their oversized down jackets or shirts - tip your hat to Simons. And anyone simply grateful for clothing choices that now stretch far beyond suits, chinos, jeans and hoodies should hail the designer as one of their fashion savi...