“Covid has put women back 35 years. It has sent millions of them back to the home. It’s that simple,” said Diane von Furstenberg, designer, entrepreneur and daughter of two refugee parents, at the DVF Awards.
They fêted Diane von Furstenberg in Paris on Friday night as she received the Légion d’Honneur from President of the European Central Bank Christine Lagarde in a touching and tumultuous ceremony inside the Quai d’Orsay.
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.
French judges convicted IMF chief Christine Lagarde on Monday of negligence while she served as France's finance minister in 2008, but imposed no punishment in light of the global financial crisis at the time.
Givenchy's Italian designer Riccardo Tisci, Chinese designer Guo Pei and US fashion model Karlie Kloss featured on the list of the 100 most influential people in 2016, released by Time magazine on 21st April.
The international B2B platform for retail real estate (Mapic) has chosen France as it’s 'guest' star. The French make up the majority of exhibitors and visitors in this show, because evidently, the show takes place it...