Urban Uniform: OAK SS17 Presentation

Yesterday evening’s SS17 presentation by OAK took place against a stark backdrop of concrete within a vast split-level Chelsea gallery space. From above, the models could be seen lined up against a great wall, clothed in classic urban uniform: ripped denim, glossy leather, and the unique combination of tube socks with black leather mules. The best piece was a toss-up between the gorgeous leather moto-vest and a muscle tee with “Sade Concert Tee” scribbled on the front (pictured below). Accessories were simple silver hoops, and hair styled by Sassoon was sleek and tucked back into banded ponytails.



The atmosphere was superbly chill for a fashion week event. Guests sipped on Mamont vodka sodas with orange bitters as they viewed the collection from above, and close-up. Creative directors Louis Terline and Jeff Madalena also gifted us with swag on the way out the door. I scored an oversized OAK tee shirt, perfume, and signature OAK charcoal soap – to scrub off all that fashion week dirt. ’Til tomorrow…