JOHN VARVATOS' 'DRESS TO KILL' KISS AW14 CAMPAIGN

“If you’re going to form a band - do it like the [Stones] - wear a t-shirt, sneakers, jeans, just get up and strum. Don’t form a band like KISS - there is only one…" - Gene Simmons

When it comes to dressing to kill,

KISS

pushes the envelope like no other. Their recent collaboration with

John Varvatos

, a menswear brand that is known for its rocker, edgy aesthetic, comes as no surprise to me.

Although I am a 90s kid, I didn’t grow up listening to KISS but always knew the impact they had on rock music, culture and fashion. Their prolific career and discography are just one of the many testaments to their influential reach. Stylistically, they are still the only band who can rock the famous, white face paint and flamboyant stage outfits. When KISS surprised the crowd at the

John Varvatos’ AW14 Milan menswear runway show

, it was yet another moment that cemented their rock stardom. After all, in the words of,

Gene Simmons

: “If you’re going to form a band - do it like the [Stones] - wear a t-shirt, sneakers, jeans, just get up and strum. Don’t form a band like KISS - there is only one…"

Like KISS and John Varvatos, here at MYBELONGING we’re all about redefining the boundaries of personal style and menswear.

We follow to the beat of our drums.

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This post is sponsored by John Varvatos, but all thoughts on killer fashion are my own.