With Glenn Martens in charge of style, the Italian jeans label will be showing its Fall/Winter 2022-23 collection in Japan in June, using the same inflatable-doll setting adopted for its Milanese show in February.
OTB hailed a strong set of results on Thursday saying that its turnover rose 16.2% last year, digital boomed and it saw 38 new store openings. Importantly, it also said that Jil sander had reached break-even.
MFW, scheduled to be held from Feb. 22 to 28, will feature 71 shows, with only six in digital format. Ten new brands will be introduced while major labels such as Bottega Veneta, Diesel and Gucci return to the catwalks.
Belgian-born designer Glenn Martens presented a surprise evening fashion show in northern Paris featuring Olivier Theyskens strutting down the runway, prior to his collection for Jean-Paul Gaultier presenting next week.
The Italian fashion group owned by Renzo Rosso has created BVX (Brave Virtual Xperience), a company that will develop projects and content for the virtual world of the metaverse, headed by Renzo’s son Stefano Rosso.