Think of haute couture as fashion’s great honey pot. A unique Parisian nectar that always manges to lure couturiers, designers, brands and events into five days. Starting Saturday, it will stage its busiest season ever.
It's official. French’s fashion governing body, for decades colloquially known as the Chambre Syndicale has changed its name. From Thursday on, it will be known as Fédération de la Haute Couture et de la Mode (FHCM).
Ischia Global Fest, Italy’s coolest insider arts and film festival, has revealed plans to present Jean-Paul Gaultier with an Excellence Award. And, the festival will host an exhibition of Gaultier’s iconic fashion.
Yoox Net-A-Porter Group has opened a new Tech Hub in London, which it says reaffirms its commitment to London and investment in the UK as well as its aim to double the size of its business by 2020 using tech such as AI.
The 17-day European menswear runway and salon season ended Sunday night in Paris. A four-city tour including some 150 shows and three times as many presentations. Here's our pick of the 12 most relevant collections.
If any brand made an impact in Paris this past weekend it has to be Birkenstock, the venerable German shoemaker, which held a garden party and elaborate presentation attracting the great and the good of men’s fashion.
No show this season for the label helmed by Demna Gvasalia. On the top-level of a parking lot in Batignolles, the Vetements team whipped together a large photo exhibition paired with a concert and champagne.