September’s Paris Fashion Week will feature a total of 92 houses, as Paul Smith and Raf Simons return, and scores of brands plan physical shows on the calendar of the Federation de la Haute Couture et de la Mode.
With production company Division, FashionNetwork.com has analysed the way digital tech and the pandemic have forced labels to rethink how they express themselves, many using virtual catwalk shows as a novel tool.
The house of Balmain has developed a limited-edition collab with Latin pop superstar Maluma, which debuts today. Stemming from a series of four bespoke outfits Olivier Rousteing developed for the Colombian singer's tour.
Balmain is the latest fashion house to launch its own podcast. Named L’Atelier Balmain, the house’s podcast debuts a 10-part series concentrating on key aspects of Balmain’s unique history and singular DNA.
You can’t keep a good showman down. And few are better fashion fantasists than Olivier Rousteing of Balmain, whose latest collection was an homage to the one thing all of us have been gasping for – travel.
Gucci has hung on to its most-in-demand number one position in the latest Lyst Index while The North Face had the hottest product in Q4, topping both the women’s and men’s list - a first for the index.
On Wednesday, creative director Olivier Rousteing organised a photoshoot for Balmain's 2021 pre-collection at its store on Paris’ rue Saint-Honoré. The event was visible from the street through the store’s windows.