Richemont has restructured its fashion division: AZ Factory’s ex-boss is now in charge of Dunhill, and Mauro Grimaldi, now strategic advisor of the Swiss giant's fashion & accessories division, will head AZ Factory.
Fashion’s love of the late Alber Elbaz never seems to fade. Paris's Palais Galliera on Thursday announced that next spring it will stage an exhibition themed on the final tribute show presented in his honor.
The pandemic is almost behind us, and designers are celebrating a return to normal life with light, joyous, sensual outfits, judging from the summer 2022 women’s collections shown in New York, London, Milan and Paris.
The international runway season ended this week after four weeks of shows in four fashion capitals. This season, we pick the 12 most important from live catwalk shows in Europe, with New York closed to foreign editors.
AZ Factory reveals the names of designers participating in Alber Elbaz's memorial - like Giambattista Valli, Giorgio Armani and Jean Paul Gaultier, alongside Matthew Williams of Givenchy and Alessandro Michele of Gucci.
The event, which closes Paris Fashion Week on October 5, will unveil a tribute collection designed by AZ Factory, as well as a series of looks conceived by more than 40 designers from a wide variety of backgrounds.
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.
AZ Factory, the fledgling fashion house founded by Alber Elbaz, will stage a special homage show to the late designer that will close out this autumn’s Paris Fashion Week on Wednesday evening, October 5.