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Alexander McQueen: Remarkable tailoring, artistic anatomy
A cool and clever encounter of the strictest tailoring combined with the voluptuousness of anatomy in a dramatic show and collection for Alexander McQueen by designer Sarah Burton staged Saturday night.
Saturday in Paris: Hermès and Elie Saab
Two houses that dress the extremely well-heeled, Hermès and Elie Saab, showed on Saturday in Paris; the first designed for discretion, the latter to dazzle.
Vivienne Westwood: Paris bids farewell to the genius in Place de la Concorde
A tearful moment and understandably so, at the finale of Saturday’s Vivienne Westwood show, the first since the passing of Britain’s great couturier in December.
Friday in Paris: Yohji Yamamoto, Nina Ricci, Theory Project and Ullens
Friday was a day of debuts, returns and a great veteran. Master designer Yohji Yamamoto with a masterly display; much-hyped debutant Harris Reed at Nina Ricci; a subtle debut at Ullens and restraint at Theory Project.
Victoria Beckham: Grey Gardens and glamorous imperfection
Glamorous imperfection – from horsehair shoes to interior suit lining on the outside – in a quirkily chic collection inspired by Grey Gardens at Victoria Beckham.
Salt Life enters home furnishings
Parent company Delta Apparel Inc. announced on Thursday that lifestyle brand Salt Life will expand its product line to include its first home furnishings collection.
Lipsy links with Mary Katrantzou for second collab
As designer collabs continue to be key for mass-market brands Mary Katrantzou and Lipsy are linking up for a second capsule with a curation of power prints and statement silhouettes “for every date in the diary”.
Paco Rabanne: A farewell to utopia
They bade a final farewell to Paco Rabanne in the house’s latest runway show Wednesday evening in Paris, with six looks by the master designer.
Paris Fashion Week Wednesday: Dries Van Noten, The Row and Nehera
One of greatest qualities of Paris Fashion Week is the sheer depth of variety on display, ranging in one day from the high-color printing and delicate embroidery of Dries Van Noten to mono-color at The Row and Nehera.
Christian Dior: Existentialist style
Christian Dior harked backed to the 1950s with a fresh take on existentialist style in its latest collection presented Tuesday in Paris, in a show that unveiled a brilliant modern wardrobe for women.
Weinsanto opens Paris Fashion Week
“Out of the way,” yelled the penultimate model in the Weinsanto show. And, the audience duly leaned back as she sailed past in the most gigantic shoulders, climaxing the opening show in Paris Fashion Week.
Milan Fashion Week: graphic style at Missoni, Benetton, sexy-chic at Bally, MSGM
Next winter’s fashion will be colourful, dazzling and sexy. Above all, it will be varied, as decreed by the designers who showed this weekend in Milan, Missoni, Benetton, Bally and MSGM in particular.
Giorgio Armani: Maquillage et mode
Giorgio Armani named his latest signature show 'Cipria', meaning make up in Italian, and the result was a collection presented Sunday in Milan that was as subtle and sensitive as the name implies.
Bottega Veneta: Carnival culture
A carnival with culture, class and artistic clout in Saturday night’s show by Bottega Veneta, the absolutely one and only must see show in Milan these days.
Dolce & Gabbana do 'Boudoir & Gabbana'
Dolce & Gabbana, on second thoughts make that 'Boudoir & Gabbana', seeing half the cast was in lingerie in this show, where Kim Kardashian sat in the front row.
Milan: Ferrari and Ferragamo on a busy Saturday morning
A tale of the F's in Milan on Saturday morning, as two major family-controlled Italian brands from fashion and Formula One, Ferragamo and Ferrari, staged shows that were striking expressions of brand building.