It must have been a somewhat tricky week for Anthony Vaccarello, the creative director of Saint Laurent, with his far more famous predecessor, Hedi Slimane, being the center of attention once again in Paris.
There are few more fertile imaginations in European fashion today than Marine Serre. Her clothes are hybrid and experimental; don’t really follow mainstream trends and were shown with zest and novelty Tuesday in Paris.
Almost as much as he is a designer Alessandro Michele is a cultural phenomenon. Michele’s fashion shows for Gucci, where he is creative director, are more artistic happenings than mere displays of clothes.
Farfetch’s IPO has been a success with its shares surging on Friday. And while investor enthusiasm can wane after the early burst of interest in headline-making IPOs, one shareholder looks to be in it for the long term.
HoF's new owner Sports Direct is continuing to blame “greedy landlords” after it said three of the chain’s 59 department stores will definitely close. They include Hull and Swindon, plus Frasers in Edinburgh.
Often in the middle of a fashion season the audience seems almost frantic for a defiantly new fashion vision, desperate for something fresh, which is what they got in a brilliant show by Francesco Risso for Marni.
The weather gods were kind to Missoni last night, as the house and family celebrated the 65th anniversary of the brand with a memorable show staged on an elevated concourse looking out over Milan’s Fiera City.
The brand's creative director Paul Surridge sent out an energetic collection at Milan Fashion Week on Saturday, revisiting the Florentine fashion house's roots and updating them with a dynamic breath of fresh air.
In an Italy where one black former minister has been the subject of racist abuse by her fellow politicians, it was instructive to attend this Stella Jean collection, a tribute to our memory of the ugliness of slavery.