Heart & soul
Want to look good while supporting a worthy cause? Have a passion for great design? Then, these two collections will speak to you
THE GOOD HEART
Raw for the Oceans is a collaborative project between G-Star Raw, Parley for the Oceans and Bionic Yarn.
Parley for the Oceans collaborates between creative industries, brands, and environmentalists to end destruction of our oceans.
Nautical inspiration runs through the collection, including a Breton stripe pattern using the initiative's octopus mascot.
This season, jeans and jackets made from the world's first denim from recycled ocean plastic are distressed and patched.
The project, now in the third season, has transformed more than 2 million plastic containers recovered from coastlines into high quality denim.
Raw for the Oceans collection for Autumn/Winter '15 is now at Capitol Piazza and Paragon Shopping Centre.
From left to right:
NATALIIA: Denim cap with Breton cropped sweatshirt, Elwood zip custom jeans and wedge heels.
JOSE: Occotis polka dot tee with Type C super slim jeans and leather shoes.
LI CHEN: Boyfriend fit blazer over Breton dress and zip shorts and sneakers.
KWANG SEOB: Occotis circle sweat shirt and Bronson chino and monk straps shoes.
All from Raw for the Oceans and G-Star
THE TRUE HEART
The collection by Balmain for H&M has all the effortless style that has made Balmain one of the most important luxury labels today.
Creative director Olivier Rousteing has brought his personal passion for design to every piece in the collection, which includes sharp blazers, leather jackets with attitude, slouchy trousers and all the accessories needed to get the full Balmain look for men.
And his women's wear collection for H&M enjoys rich detail and craftsmanship.
This collection includes elaborate dresses, sharp tailoring, intricate embroidery and powerful silhouettes and everyday pieces with attitude.
The collection will be available at H&M Orchard Building and H&M ION Orchard on Nov 5.
SHANE: Striped sweater with wool trousers, shades and boots.
JUN: Wool pea coat over military shirt and joggers and sneakers.
KIRA: Faux fur jacket over silk blouse with silk pants and heels.
INDIA: Cropped leather jacket over short dress, thigh high heels and gold coiled choker.
All from Balmain X H&M