With production company Division, FashionNetwork.com has analysed the way digital tech and the pandemic have forced labels to rethink how they express themselves, many using virtual catwalk shows as a novel tool.
The menswear season in Paris boasts literally scores of nationalities, and plenty of designers who concentrate on wearable clothes with a twist, and a point of view. We look at four who summed up the impressive range.
Finally, after a three-day digital Paris haute couture season of far too few clothes, the menswear season opened in the French capital on Thursday with oodles of stimulating new fashion, and a great debut by EGONlab.
A strong and coherent image, a good international and online presence, and a certain agility have allowed designer labels to establish their success. This has proved a winning formula but it could evolve with Covid-19.
It may only be digital but the upcoming debut Paris Fashion Week Online - Menswear looks to be very busy, with 68 events crammed into this month’s five-day season, and over a half dozen debutant brands.
French entrepreneur Laure Hériard-Dubreuil, founder of retailer The Webster, talked to FashionNetwork.com about The Webster’s success and new plans, following the opening of its seventh US store, in Los Angeles.
The men’s division of the French governing body for fashion, the Chambre Syndicale de la Mode Masculine, has named the CEO of Celine, Séverine Merle, to the head of its board, succeeding Sidney Toledano.