Paris fashion weeks shows often don’t only take place in Paris anymore. Due to the pandemic, entire seasons now take place online, and many “phygital” shows actually take place in other countries, or even continents.
The luxury label has added a new page, ‘Chez Maison Valentino’, to its website, featuring an interactive visit of its headquarters to discover the world of Valentino, with illustrations by New York artist Joana Avillez.
The house of Valentino has announced a surprise decision to stage its next runway show, a co-ed ready-to-wear collection in Milan, during this month’s Italian runway season, in the latest upheaval caused by the pandemic.
Pierpaolo Piccioli took Valentino haute couture home to Rome on Tuesday and into a giant sound studio in the city’s legendary film studios the better to capture the grandeur of a very particular collection and moment.