This Converse x JW Anderson Collection Conveniently Goes With Everything
On Cory: Barragán denim. On Kai: pants Eckhaus Latta. Shoes Converse X JW Anderson (worn throughout).
On Cory: Vasilis Loizides. On Kai: top Barragán, pants Vasilis Loizides. Shoes Converse X JW Anderson (worn throughout).
Newly available in denim and suede, the latest entry in JW Anderson and Converse’s ongoing collaboration proves hard and soft aren’t contradictions and that pants…are optional. Photographed by Hao Nguyen. Styled by Ian McRae. Hair & Makeup Mark de los Reyes. Models Cory Walker & Kai Baynes. Assisted by Billy Pearson. Presented in partnership with Converse.
18-year-old Kafiq “Kai” Baynes is a DJ, artist and “all-around creative” currently enrolled at Parsons School of Design. On Kai: top Nausicaa, skirt Eckhaus Latta.
On Cory: dress (worn as tunic) Vasilis Loizides, denim Barragán.
On Cory: coat and scarf Nausicaa, briefs Patrick Church.
On Kai: chaps Vasilis Loizides, boots Syro. MUA Mark de los Reyes liked NOTO Botanic’s Agender Oil ($39.50, used throughout) that he bought it from his phone while still on set.
On Cory: pants Fendi, top Vasilis Loizides.
On Kai: blazer Fendi, dress Nausicaa.
23-year-old Georgia native Cory Walker is a model and actor who wants to tell the stories of QPOC in new ways. “Working with my queer sisters who are visionaries is super important to me, because we’re the generation that’s going to take it to the next level.” On Cory: top Eckhaus Latta, pants Vasilis Loizides.