Some time in between Fashion Weeks New York and Paris, Clarke was in the agency one afternoon and in his rucksack a certain issue of M, that special menswear issue from WWD. Inside the edition for fall, a story with a title that distills the very euphoria surrounding the young man who is the toast of global tastemakers Italo Zucchelli and Bruce Weber — Bockelmania. WWD’s Matthew Lynch takes a step back to admire the juggernaut trajectory of the boy from Indianapolis who possesses a formidable arsenal that includes physique, daring, and keen sense of humor. Put a hashtag in front of the article’s title à la #bockelmania and watch as Clarke scales even higher peaks.
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Credits include: Publication, M Volume XII Number 3 Fall 2013; Title, “Bockelmania”; Text, Matthew Lynch; Photography, Jason Kim; Styling, Alex Badia; Grooming, Enrico Mariotti at See Management using Pantene; Fashion assistance, Mercedes PSL Bass, Luis Campuzano.