Four global finalists were revealed at the New York semi-final competition for the seventh International Woolmark Prize held. Three Americans and an Australian will join eight Asian and European designers.
The General Assembly of the Fédération de la Haute Couture et de la Mode (FHCM) – French fashion’s governing body – on Thursday re-elected Ralph Toledano as President of the Federation for an extended four-year term.
Every picture tells a story; and every precious piece of jewelry does too. Few more so than the jewelry seen during the Haute Joaillerie season which took place during the famous French haute couture week.
Designers do love the unexpected. In a major surprise, the house of Burberry has revealed it will launch a limited edition collection with iconic British designer Vivienne Westwood. It will debut in early December.
FIMA, the Festival International de la Mode en Afrique, and the continent’s largest regular fashion event, is on the move. Plans were revealed to bring the next edition of the fashion and arts festival to Morocco.
Pierre Bergé, the partner of Yves Saint Laurent who passed away last fall, must be turning in his grave. After Yves retired, he spent a decade predicting haute couture's demise. Instead it has rarely looked healthier.