This Friday marked the passing of a baton, as Ralph Toledano retires as president of the Fédération de la Haute Couture et de la Mode, French high fashion’s governing body. He met Fashion Network to consider his tenure.
Dressed up but laid back, cheerful and light-hearted. These were the bywords adopted by fashion designers for next summer, embodied in the menswear collections showcased on the London, Florence, Milan and Paris runways.
The Californian designer has presented his Spring/Summer 2023 collection in the French capital, featuring also looks from his collaboration with the denim giant, all immediately available in Paris and worldwide.
Menswear’s two most defiantly artistic designers – Craig Green and Jonathan Anderson – began Saturday with two strikingly unique visions in Paris, before Hermès presented a salutary lesson in nonchalant chic.
Loro Piana has announced the winners of the sixth edition of its international Knit Design Award competition. The winners were students Po-Chieh Chiu and Shanon Poupard from the Institut Français de la Mode, Paris.
Few makeup artists have had as much impact in their profession as Peter Philips, the creative director of makeup at Parfums Dior. Here he speaks on Seville; respecting designer visions; lip gloss and being a feminist.
The Milan menswear season finished Monday with a path-breaking, sprightly and jaunty Zegna collection unveiled before a giant vista of the Italian Alps, in a season longing for a return to this country’s roots.
Magliano, JordanLuca and Federico Cina, three emerging Italian labels worth keeping an eye on, have confirmed their potential at Milan Fashion Week Men, with interesting collections and highly creative ideas.
Good to see a few properly cut suits in Milan, opening and more or less closing the Prada show, in a tour de force of tailoring leavened by some conceptual gingham on Sunday, as Etro and J.W. Anderson also staged shows.