The CDA SS23 Collection – Honoring Virgil Abloh

Mannequin on the catwalk

Cotte D’Armes Spring/Summer season 2023, named “In God I Belief”, was created by Clarence Ruth in particular honor to Virgil Abloh. And his partnerships with Dainese, Burkindy, and IDOL, helped to visually convey his assortment story to life.

Discover out under:


Biker tradition is commonly considered as edgy, harmful, with a spirit of rebel. In partnering with Italian bike gear firm, Dainese, key equipment are offered to totally encapsulate the know-how and innovation concerned in biker outerwear. Since 1972, world champion athletes and house astronauts have trusted Dainese efficiency gear. Their ergonomic mindset with attire and performance additional authenticates this portion of the gathering. Their passionate method to outerwear has not solely raised efficiency requirements however has redefined the stylistic picture of biker tradition.


Burkindy offered further key equipment for the Cotte D’Armes assortment. Cross pendants, chains and rings have been customized in alignment with the clothes. Gold pendants helped to convey the clergy inspiration behind the gathering. Rings added to the regal pageantry of the gathering. Whereas considering the design of the rings, Burkindy had an epiphany. Laying down in his room one night time, he gazed upon a cross on his wall. He observed the nails which have been nailed into Jesus’ fingers. It was at this second Burkindy determined to make the rings into the form of a nail to wrap round a finger. A small but vital element could be noticed on the facet of the rings. An inscription which reads: In God I Belief. The bike, biker facet of the gathering was extra apparent than the Christianity impressed facet. Burkindy’s jewellery additional defined the religious, non secular story being instructed.


Incorporating By IDOL equipment was important in the direction of conveying the theme for the Cotte D’Armes assortment. IDOL stands for “I Dream of Love”. This assortment is impressed by the love of God. It was an ideal collaboration to have such an intentionality made purse be proven together with the clothes. The Goal Bag was deliberately chosen due to its performance. The purse itself could be deconstructed to put flat. With the ability to disassemble and reassemble makes this bag excellent for journey and nomadic life. The minimal but purposeful design was excellent in supporting the Cotte D’Armes assortment whereas including an elevated look. The sturdiness of The Goal Bag makes it each sustainable and trend ahead.

Like us💙 – Instagram, Fb, Twitter, Pinterest
Reset Password
Compare items
  • Total (0)
Shopping cart