No city stages fashion presentations as succinctly as Milan, all the way through the past week, which ended with the city closing its doors dramatically on Sunday after the first deaths from the coronavirus in Italy.
They almost didn’t have a Dolce & Gabbana show in Milan on Sunday, as the city moved to demi lock-down after the first deaths from coronavirus in Italy; one of them in Lombardy -- the region where this city is located.
The Paris women's ready-to-wear week scheduled from February 24 to March 3 promises to be an exciting blend of fresh talent and leading names, with debut shows by Noir and Coperni, and a rejuvenated Kenzo.
Designers looked to redefine the role of fashion at Milan Fashion Week on Wednesday, with Calcaterra, Marco Rambaldi and Gilberto Calzolari sending out particularly conscious and purposeful collections.
The programme for the Milan Fashion Week, scheduled from February 18 to 24, features a wealth of new talent, notably from China, Hungary and Africa, plus Emilio Pucci’s catwalk come-back and a host of other events.
The reigning king of American sportswear, Michael Kors, was in ebullient form this season, presenting a powerful collection just off Wall street, on a crisp Wednesday morning, the final day of the New York season.
France's Hermès said on Wednesday it would start selling make-up from March, as the brand best known for its pricey Birkin handbags branches into a competitive beauty industry where its luxury rivals include Chanel.
Gucci is going abroad again with its cruise collection, to stage its cruise 2021 show in San Francisco on May 18. The farthest distance travelled by Gucci for resort, 10,000 kilometers from its Florentine birthplace.