If Alyx is known for one thing, it's for its hardware: for its "rollercoaster" buckle, for its pseudo - tactical chest rigs, for its general belief that a garment is not complete until it's got something dense and awesome dangling from or attached to it. Naturally, Alyx gear is all over the genius collection. The Moncler logo is lasered onto the rollercoaster, while the smaller "tri - con" buckle lives inside the down jackets, where it secures straps you can use to wear it on your shoulders, backpack - style, if you get too hot.
Now in its third season, Moncler Genius is ambitious even by the standards of today's endless parade of partnerships. But the concept remains simple: a group of designers, chosen by Moncler CEO Remo Ruffini, are given free reign in the Moncler design studio to create their own collections. The product is then released in a series of drops, streetwear - style.
So we have used the Moncler technique to inflate pieces we have done in the past, like the hat from the Riviera collection (spring '15 womenswear) or the ruffled men's short with the knee - high boot (fall '14 menswear)." What we got was a glorious confection of J - Dubs Moncler Jacket lite: not in mental calories but in down - delivered weightlessness.
Keep your eyes peeled on our IG to get a inside look. "And it also gives the garment a real soul," showing off "all the highs and lows in the fabric." Designers usually garment - dye T - shirts, or sweaters.
We were also looking at a lot of mountaineering www.monclersoutlets.com ropes and knots used for safety. If it's cotton and a poly, those have more highs and lows. For some unexplained reason, DingYun Zhang hasn't bagged a squad number in Moncler's Genius roster for this, his first collaborative collection with the Italian house.