The king of grunge chic, American designer Rick Owens mixes ultra modern metropolitan panache with themes found in the darkest fairy tales. His designs hint at the avant-garde, are cut to perfection and convey his signature rebellious aesthetic. Now based in Paris, Owens provides edgy collections for both men and women. Leather is favoured, as is evident in his iconic biker jackets – a modern wardrobe essential. Blending luxury with mystery, the Rick Owens uniform is that of the shadowy urbanite.