Today we are so happy to introduce you Spanish Professional Stylist and fashion guru Ra Casas, in this interview he shares his own vision of the world of fashion styling and also the experience of his projects and new coming goals.
Hi Ra, we are very glad to have you here with us. This is a true honor for Fashionably Male. We would like to start in, when do you started in the fashion business as a stylist in Barcelona?
Hi Chris, the pleasure is mine to be part of your fashion webzine. And I started about 8 years ago and by the hand of a great stylist Esau Yori, I began to prepare as a fashion stylist and coolhunter. After many masters studied in: coolhunting, personal shopper, Tv stylist , events, fashion communication, e-commerce and community manager …. And I practiced with important stylists and local photographers but I focused as a Menswear Stylist in all specialties.
What do you think of men’s fashion in recent years, MBFW Madrid and 080 Barcelona has a high global recognition?
In Spain as in many other cities, men’s fashion is well below than female fashion … light years I would say. That’s why people like us evolve more efficiently and quickly … It is important to create journals, magazines, blogs .. dedicated solely to men and their needs.
Describe your own style?
I could define my style as classic, stylish but sexy. However in my work I adapt to the needs of my client either to a catalog, editorial, advertorial, magazine, shopping, video clip or with a celebrity …. Try to express my style in everything I do but in adjusting the maximum to my client.
How do you inspired yourself to deliver your best work?
I am inspired by everything around me and every custom work so unique and personal way …. My sources are usually musicals, Street style, especially film and fashion history 20th century.
What is your favorite menswear fashion brand?
It would be difficult to choose a brand or every season since I like more than many. But this upcoming season S/S 2015 collection that suits my style is CALVIN KLEIN.
(My favorite fashion designer is Tom Ford)
What is your best outfit for a night event or party?
According to the dress code that enlist me and what I think to make plans to do … a basic white tee would be very chic and a short shorts.
Do you have a favorite Male Model to stylist for?
One of my favorites is Spanish model Sergio Carvajal; face of one of the latest MOSCHINO by Jeremy Scott.
Which male model do you like to work with?
Editorially, I really want to shoot with Sean O’Pry.
What are you next projects?
Professionally continue creating fashion editorials and a near future get into TV.
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