whatever amsterdam fashion week may be lacking creatively, salon/1 will surely compensate. the first edition of this four-day event launches today and is held at various locations accross town. the showcase features a series of [predominantly dutch] designers, artists and publications, including freudenthal & verhagen, fantastic man / the gentlewoman, ronald van der kemp, alexander van slobbe and klavers van engelen. on display are works and installations that reflect their multi-faceted notions on fashion and/or their creative vision. get on your bikes, fashionistas!