The house of Valentino is planning a unique couture double header this July, a blend of physical and digital that will span two cities – Paris and Rome - the latest novel idea for presenting fashion during the pandemic.
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.
Valentino’s Pierpaolo Piccioli has turned Valentino’s fall ad campaign into a social distancing experiment and called on friends of the house like Christy Turlington, Gwyneth Paltrow, Adut Akech and Naomi Campbell to ...
Pierpaolo Piccioli and Maison Valentino said on Friday that they’re creating “a bond with their friends and [the label’s] community through a new series of live performances on the brand’s official Instagram account”.
At a moment of compulsory cocooning due to the curse of Covid-19, Maria Grazia Chiuri, creative director of Christian Dior, has been doing things very much in the Italian way. She hunkered down with la famiglia in Rome.
Virgil Abloh, Rick Owens and Raf Simons are among the designers who have dropped collaborations with outdoor apparel brands, a strong emerging trend that might set off a thorough transformation of the outdoor sector.
Emmanuel Macron fêted fashion creativity with a gilded dinner inside the Élysée Palace on Monday night, praising the imaginative foreign elements in the industry, but picking out Jean-Paul Gaultier for special praise.