Three Paris-based couturiers - Olivier Theyskens at Azzaro, Stéphane Rolland and Alexandre Vauthier - reminded how much life there is in the métier with inventive, classicism-with-a-twist shows and videos.
Few designers in history have been as written about as Coco Chanel, founder of the single largest luxury fashion house in the world. She is the subject of the retrospective opening Wednesday night in Paris.
Pop-up stores; the multiple iterations of the Coco concept; three new fragrances and a marketing strategy especially created for millennials in the Instagram age are some of the latest developments from Chanel.
Designed by Architecture et Associés, Façonnable’s new concept has been introduced in stores in Saint-Tropez and Deauville. Chengdu and Megève will follow, and then Saint-Germain-des-Prés by the end of 2014.
Soft, billowing fabrics in muted colours with bursts of yellow, cobalt blue, black and red dominated the runways on Tuesday at New York Fashion Week as designers showing their spring/summer 2014 collections looked bac...