On Monday, French designer Christophe Josse announced he is cancelling the presentation of his haute couture collection, due to the strikes which have been disrupting transport in the Paris region since early December.
Rahul Mishra, Julie de Libran (ex-creative director of Sonia Rykiel) and Imane Ayissi have joined the official calendar of the Paris Haute Couture week for next January, while Bouchra Jarrar will make her comeback.
The Chambre Syndicale de la Haute Couture invited Sofia Crociani’s label Aelis and Ralph Rucci’s label RR331 to take part in the upcoming Paris haute couture fashion week which will be held from June 30 to July 4.
The British fashion designer, Clare Waight Keller -- Givenchy creative director as of March 2017 -- will pay homage to the fashion house's founder, Hubert de Givenchy, during Paris Haute Couture Week, July 1-5.
Paris Haute Couture Week begins in the French capital on Monday, offering an increasingly attractive program in which couture houses rub shoulders with emerging designers, foreign brands and ready-to-wear labels.
After New York, London and Milan the fashion world on Tuesday turns its attention to Paris for nine days of ready-to-wear shows with the highlight expected to be New York star Alexander Wang's first show for Balenciaga.