One of the biggest names in American (and global) fashion received the kind of honour that’s not granted to many on Wednesday when Ralph Lauren collected an Honorary Knighthood from the UK for services to the industry.
American brand Nicholas K, Argentina’s Nous Étudions and Moroccan label Marrakshi Life are completing the lineup for the 24th edition of Spanish fashion event 080 Barcelona Fashion, which is taking place on 25-28 June.
Four years after the event’s launch, the schedule for New York’s standalone menswear fashion week’s upcoming spring season has revealed a severely reduced line-up, clearly impacted by calendar shifts and lost funding.
If any designer is surely worthy of a biopic it must be Diane von Furstenberg. A beautiful multi-career change designer, who married a prince at 18; invented the wrap dress; and was New York’s It Girl of the 1970s.