Rarely have we seen a designer more ebullient taking a bow, as Dries Van Noten was at the finale of his latest menswear show on Thursday, the first since he sealed a deal to sell a majority stake in his company to Puig.
French fashion group Chanel released full year earnings for the first time on Thursday, laying down a marker as one of the luxury world's biggest labels by sales after both revenue and profit grew strongly in 2017.
Even for a designer with a post-apocalyptic bent, this was a dystopian moment. That said this was a brilliantly staged show, where the images were worthy of a meeting between Pier Paolo Pasolini and D.W. Griffith.
The British fashion designer, Clare Waight Keller -- Givenchy creative director as of March 2017 -- will pay homage to the fashion house's founder, Hubert de Givenchy, during Paris Haute Couture Week, July 1-5.
On Wednesday, professional kickboxer Sébastien Jondeau presented his second collection for the house of Karl Lagerfeld and, hang it all, despite his pugilistic precedents, the clothes were actually very good.