The Council of Fashion Designers of America (CFDA) has unveiled its provisional women’s ready-to-wear runway schedule for next February, and three of the country’s five most famous fashion houses are missing.
No one could fault the staging of Longchamp's latest runway show, presented at Lincoln Center this Saturday, but no amount of light-handed styling from Marie-Amélie Sauvé could turn this collection into a hit.
France accounts for over one quarter of the total sales of the top 100 luxury corporations worldwide according to Deloitte’s 2019 report, with 9 groups listed and LVMH, L'Oréal, Kering and Chanel in the top 10.
This NYFW's mixed schedule of men’s and women’s shows saw daring silhouettes and bold uses of color that reflected a search for joy in a country currently experiencing a good deal of social and political commotion.
Longchamp creative director Sophie Delafontaine presented a collection inspired by transatlantic travel between Paris and New York City with a classic rock 'n' roll aesthetic, as the brand continues to expand globally.