Not many countries manufacture as much fashion as Turkey, even if few of its designers are internationally known. That may be about to change, with fashion leaders in the process of creating a Turkish Fashion Council.
Adidas Originals has launched its new collaboration collection with British label Wales Bonner. The SS21 offer builds on Grace Wales Bonner’s “exploration of the diasporic connections between Britain and the Caribbean”.
Paris may be dominated by giant boldface-name luxury fashion marques, but a key to keeping the City of Light at the top of the heap when it comes to fashion capitals is the ability to discover exciting new talent.
Last but very definitely not least, Louis Vuitton completed the 10-day Paris Fashion Week with a collection unveiled Wednesday afternoon that looked south to Italy, and its greatest modern print-maker, Piero Fornasetti.
Spanish designer Alejandro Gómez Palomo has presented his ‘Nuevo Día’ collection with a video set amongst the heliostats of a thermosolar power plant. Inspired by pacifism, Palomo’s bywords are “freedom and comfort.”
British label Vivienne Westwood presented its latest collection on Saturday in the form of a musical number in the highly chic London district of Mayfair while reinterpreting tunes from the famous musical ‘My Fair Lady’.
A festive mood was prevalent in the Fall/Winter 2021-22 collections unveiled at Paris Fashion Week on Monday, as Lanvin and Giambattista Valli showcased their sparkling outfits for a night out clubbing.
Global warming or not, designers seem obsessed with winter snow this season, few more so than Miuccia Prada, whose latest collection for Miu Miu, unveiled on Tuesday, was shot in the mountain fastness of the Alps.