From May 16-20, some 20 international designers are showcasing their pre-collections in Dubai for the event's 4th edition, borrowing from Haute Couture techniques but staying within the parameters of ready-to-wear.
Chez John Galliano it was all about Marchesa Luisa Casati, the legendary muse to the Italian Futurists who was famous for walking around Venice with a pair of cheetahs on a leash and wearing live snakes as jewelry.
Hollywood's A-list stars flaunted gold and silver gowns on the Oscar red carpet on Sunday, doused with a generous helping of diamonds, feathers, sequins and symbolic blue ribbons on the world's most cinematic runway.
Stella Artois has tapped Marchesa for a charitable campaign with Water.org. For this project, Marchesa will make a one-of-a-kind dress, to be worn at the Oscars, to help raise awareness for the charitable initiative.
Calvin Klein and Yeezy Season 5 are among the highly anticipated shows at NYFW this season. In addition, see-now-buy-now, political statements, and a migration of labels to and from NYFW will take front and center stage.