×
2 513
Fashion Jobs
ESTÉE LAUDER
Clinique - Consultant - Boots-Liverpool Street, London - 37.5 Hours / Week - Full Time, Permanent
Permanent · London
ESTÉE LAUDER
Clinique - Consultant - Boots-Handforth Dean, Wilmslow - 15 Hours / Week - Part Time, Permanent
Permanent · Wilmslow
ESTÉE LAUDER
Clinique - Consultant - Bentalls, Kingston- 21.5 Hours / 3 Days / Week - Part Time, Permanent
Permanent · Kingston upon Thames
ESTÉE LAUDER
la Mer - Business Manager - Flannels, Meadowhall - 37.5 Hours / 5 Days - Full Time, Permanent
Permanent · Sheffield
ESTÉE LAUDER
Clinique - Consultant - Boots - Cribbs Causeway, Bristol - 17.5 Hours / 3 Days - Part Time, Permanent
Permanent · Bristol
ESTÉE LAUDER
la Mer - Business Manager - Harvey Nichols, London - 37.5 Hours / Week - Full Time, Permanent
Permanent · London
ESTÉE LAUDER
Clinique - Consultant - Boots, Warrington - 17 Hours - Part Time, Permanent
Permanent · Warrington
ESTÉE LAUDER
The Estée Lauder Companies - IT Service Desk Manager UK
Permanent · Fareham
ESTÉE LAUDER
Clinique - Consultant - Boots, Bishops Stortford - 7.5 Hours - Part Time, Permanent
Permanent · Bishop's Stortford
JOHN LEWIS
Contract Sales Manager
Permanent · DARWEN
PUMA
Cobra Puma Golf - Sales Support Coordinator
Permanent · Castleford
JOHN LEWIS
Loss Prevention Partner
Permanent · LEICESTER
HEAD OFFICE
Team Manager/Chef Victoria Head Office
Permanent · LONDON
VF INTERNATIONAL
Account Coordinator - Italian Speaking - Vans
Permanent · NOTTINGHAM
VF INTERNATIONAL
dc Training Specialist
Permanent · COALVILLE
VF INTERNATIONAL
dc Team Leader
Permanent · COALVILLE
DR. MARTENS
Finance Analyst
Permanent · LONDON
MULBERRY
Lifetime Service Centre, Raw Materials Stock Coordinator
Permanent · CHILCOMPTON
AUTUMNPAPER LIMITED
Alexander Mcqueen Vip Officer
Permanent · LONDON
AUTUMNPAPER LIMITED
Alexander Mcqueen Decision Intelligence Manager
Permanent · LONDON
ON RUNNING
Technical Representative
Permanent · LONDON
DEBENHAMS
Business Development Manager
Permanent · LONDON
Ads
Published
Feb 12, 2018
Reading time
2 minutes
Share
Download
Download the article
Print
Click here to print
Text size
aA+ aA-

Diane Von Furstenberg: back doing what she does best

Published
Feb 12, 2018

Réchauffé, meaning reheated in French, can have a negative connotation when it comes to romance and rags, but in the case of the house of Diane Von Furstenberg it turns out to be a very good idea.
 

Talita look, DVF - DVF


Her collection marked the return of her former design director Nathan Jenden to the lady designer’s maison and the results were really rather sparkling. A blend of downtown insouciance and Continental self-confidence that is at the heart of the DVF DNA.
 
From silk Photoshop floral pants suits with flared pants and marvelous pleated skirts in a leaf print to Scottish plaid boleros trimmed in faux leopard and Harlequin-pattern tops and matching pants, everything looked fresh.

“C’est joli, no? It’s in jersey and you can get with a skirt. Please take off your jacket,” said von Furstenberg to one model, as she shared an egg chair with this editor during a presentation. A half dozen models marching before giant videos the house’s latest ad campaign. 
 
“As a designer I want to make fun and elegant clothes for real women. That’s what these clothes are all about,” the Belgian-born designer added.
 
Include preppy Argyle polo necks; elegant rusty-hued mohair sweaters and some smart new backpacks in matching leaf print and this was a clever statement from DVF. And quite a few leagues away from the darker and artier ideas of Jonathan Saunders, the Scottish designer who resigned from the house in December. 
 
“I have the greatest respect for Jonathan and what he does. But when I came here I found he had not expressed the true Diane von Furstenberg woman. She is romantic and sensual. Someone who manages to make sometimes quite simple clothes effortlessly chic. Which is what Diane does everyday,” said Jenden, who worked at DVF for a decade until 2011, when he left to create his own label.
 
It’s a sense of style that’s being transmitted to the next generations. Her granddaughter Talita, star of the ad campaign, shown behind the models in the presentation.
 
“Don’t you love my granddaughter? She’s very smart, and is studying politics in Georgetown. Not bad, eh?” Von Furstenberg confided, as she turned to greet Helen David, fashion director of Harrods, and Europe’s single most important fashion buyer. 
 
Who, please note, left the presentation beaming.

Copyright © 2022 FashionNetwork.com All rights reserved.