The Paris menswear week is starting on Tuesday in a city still disrupted by strikes. The official calendar features 53 Fall/Winter 2020-21 shows, with another 20 scheduled off-calendar - an unprecedented number.
54 fashion houses will show in Paris between 14 and 19 January. Although Celine may be sitting this one out, five new brands will be stopping by for the first time, while Jacquemus and Givenchy are making their return.
The 34th Hyères Fashion Festival begins on Thursday, with a busy programme of exhibitions, shows, competition and conferences, with Natacha Ramsay-Levy as guest of honour and the Chanel-sponsored Métiers d’art Prize.
The Hyères Festivel winners unveiled a very successful first collection for Nina Ricci in Paris on Friday, sending out looks for an elegant and modern Parisienne caressed by the warm breeze of the Caribbean.
Hervé Léger has entrusted the creative direction of its womenswear collections to Christian Juul Nielsen. The designer is already working on his debut collection for the label, acquired by Authentic Brands in 2017.