• What to Watch: Paris Gears Up for Blockbuster Fashion Week

    2 monthes ago - By WWD

    PARIS - Long reputed as home to the world's foremost fashion week, Paris is making sure it stays on top of the game as it gears up for a blockbuster season.
    After a banner men's wear showing in June that left buyers and editors energized by the arrival of Virgil Abloh at Louis Vuitton and Kim Jones at Dior, the Fédération de la Haute Couture et de la Mode, French fashion's governing body, is hoping to deliver an equally punchy women's week in September.
    Paris Fashion Week will kick off a day earlier than usual on Sept. 24, with Simon Porte Jacquemus - who last year started showing his...
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  • Marques' Almeida to Show in Paris

    2 monthes ago - By WWD

    JEAN GENIES: London's Marques' Almeida is heading to Paris Fashion Week, according to a statement released Monday, though the details are still being finalized.
    Launched in 2011 by London-based Portuguese duo Marta Marques and Paulo Almeida, and propelled by the success of its signature Nineties-inspired frayed denim pieces, the growing label scooped the LVMH Young Fashion Designer Prize in 2015, offering a 300,000-euro cash boost, a year of coaching and global exposure.
    As reported, new arrivals to the Paris schedule include Afterhomework, A.W.A.K.E., Ottolinger and designer Anton...
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  • Fashion Flashback: Gianni Versace and the Birth of the Supers

    Fashion Flashback: Gianni Versace and the Birth of the Supers

    2 monthes ago - By Fashionista

    Welcome to Pop Culture Week! While you can always find us waxing poetic about the hefty overlap between fashion and pop culture, we're dedicating the next five days to the subject of our favorite music, movies, TV, celebrities, books and theater, and how that all intersects with the fashion...
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  • The Fashion Editor's Guide to Dressing for Fashion Week

    The Fashion Editor's Guide to Dressing for Fashion Week

    2 monthes ago - By StyleCaster

    I vividly remember my first New York Fashion Week. I'd only lived in the city for a couple weeks, and I was working as a fashion assistant at a magazine when an editor forwarded me a seat to one of the shows she couldn't attend.
    I sprinted home after work, dropped off my bag, rummaged through my sparse clothing rack and tried to put together a look that might make Anna Wintour's head turn. Ultimately, I failed pretty hard. My ensemble involved a striped tank top, velvet skirt and some ratty black boots (AKA budget pieces from an extremely broke recent grad's wardrobe).
    Three years and six...
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