Gucci’s creative director Alessandro Michele has announced, via Instagram, that the Italian brand will abandon the official runway season, and will instead stage only two shows per year in for the foreseeable future.
Giorgio Armani has reopened around one hundred boutiques in his global retail network on Monday, May 18, with added security measures, a new system of booking appointments; also, he will open Armani Silos this week.
The Italian brand will not participate in the digital fashion week being organised in Paris this July, opting instead for a coed show in September, while preparing a different haute couture project for the summer.
The day after the Camera Nazionale della Moda Italiana's announcement that it is organising a digital version of Milan Fashion week in July, Giorgio Armani has revealed the calendar for its next runway shows.
Debenhams’ loss is Next’s gain as it's to open a new standalone beauty concept in five soon-to-be-ex-Debenhams spaces owned by Hammerson. These are due to close after the department store failed to strike a rent deal.
Styling app Drest has recruited industry leading make-up artist Mary Greenwell, who has ongoing collaborations with Chanel and Armani, to create a digital make-up portfolio for the luxury fashion game.
Fashion labels are coming up with new strategies to deal with a menswear season that has been hugely compromised by the Covid-19 pandemic, forcing the cancellation of the June trade shows and fashion weeks.