The Fashion Memo

4 emerging designers to put on your radar

L-R: floral blazer and skirt, Christopher John Rogers; pink blouse and skirt, Christopher John Rogers; feather-trimmed dress, Ioannes; black dress, GAUCHERE; bag, S.Joon

The latest clutch of designers to join The Vanguard – our selection of the new wave of fashion talent, empowered through our global mentorship program – includes whimsical eveningwear inspired by superheroes and worn by pop royalty, nightclub-ready mini dresses with a couture feel, remarkable sculptural handbags named after unremarkable everyday items, and a label dedicated to doing things differently. Meet the design virtuosos behind this season’s standout brands. By GILLIAN BRETT

Photography Estelle HananiaStyling Marquessa Lucas-Box