Gucci's continued it's three part homage to France with a resort show in the city of Arles
Five years after the tragic events of Rana Plaza, are we doing any better to combat fast fashion?
I wonder if MARC JACOBS was bing watching 80’s music videos and Dynasty when he came up with the inspiration for his Fall-Winter 2018 collection? I have been pondering this since I streamed the show. Each ensemble from the collection made my mouth drop and want a piece literally.
Back to the 90s, we went as Prada left its hometown to present its second resort collection on the seventh floor of the Herzog & de Meuron designed Prada HQ in New York. The star-studded event which saw the likes of Selena Gomez, Dakota Fanning, Marc Jacobs, Uma Thurman and Chloë Sevigny, was also live streamed in Times Square. Floating transparent panels hung in the minimalistic space, some in red to recreate an augmented sunset while mirroring the frenetic energy of New York.
Karl Lagerfeld is no stranger to an extravagant backdrop. Having previously held fashion shows with replicas of the Eiffel Tower, a life-size dollhouse and an airline, it seems only logical that Chanel would preview their Cruise 2019 show… on an actual cruise? You may have noticed the words ‘La Pausa’ on the side of the 330-foot-long ship. Named after a villa in the south of France built by Gabrielle ‘Coco’ Chanel in the 30s, the stunning backdrop majestically sat tall at the Grand Palais in Paris, a month after it was announced that Chanel would be pledging $40 million for restoration.
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