Fashion and luxury brands worldwide have launched a wide ranging array of sustainable initiatives, timed to coincide with the 50th anniversary of the day dedicated to environmental reform on Wednesday, April 22.
The LVMH Prize for Young Fashion Designers has called off the final of this year’s event, and instead plans to direct its prize money into a fund for young designers, the latest cancellation due to the Covid-19 pandemic.
Rihanna, Stella McCartney and Virgil Abloh have joined the jury of the LVMH Prize, which today revealed the names of the eight finalists of the 2020 edition.The trio increases the jury to a classical number of a dozen.
Higher costs, partly linked to Stella McCartney's buyout of her brand from Kering, helped to wipe out profits at the brand in its latest year, with the just-filed accounts showing an operating loss of more than £10m.
A gang of cartoon costumed characters greeted guests at the Stella McCartney show inside the Paris Opera on Monday, providing a wacky running commentary as the early invitees enjoyed cups of tea or coffee.
This season, the Milan Fashion Week Men’s has teamed up with London, and will welcome a spate of new names and major comebacks, from Gucci to Ferragamo, to bolster its programme and make up for 11 withdrawals.
The Milan Fashion Week Men, scheduled on January 10 to 14, will be half a day longer and will feature many come-backs and new names, among them Gucci and A-Cold-Wall, compensating for no fewer than 11 withdrawals.