While fashion weeks come to an end along with the imploding calendars they bring, some labels have questioned the future of this system and the industy's predilection for overproduction and hyper-consumerism.
The dates of the main January menswear events in Italy will be pushed back by a few days in 2021: Pitti Uomo 99 is scheduled from January 12 to 15 and the Milan Fashion Week Men’s from January 16 to 19.
Premium-contemporary brand Tiger of Sweden has announced the departure of its creative director Christoffer Lundman, saying the company and the designer “have mutually agreed to part ways after two years”.
The sportswear label, recently bought by US investors, unveiled a new look at Pitti Uomo. The collection by Dao-Yi Chow heralds a high-end positioning for Sergio Tacchini, which is relocating to the USA.
The Paris menswear week is starting on Tuesday in a city still disrupted by strikes. The official calendar features 53 Fall/Winter 2020-21 shows, with another 20 scheduled off-calendar - an unprecedented number.