The pandemic is almost behind us, and designers are celebrating a return to normal life with light, joyous, sensual outfits, judging from the summer 2022 women’s collections shown in New York, London, Milan and Paris.
The international runway season ended this week after four weeks of shows in four fashion capitals. This season, we pick the 12 most important from live catwalk shows in Europe, with New York closed to foreign editors.
Farfetch is continuing its partnership with multimedia brand Nataal to “champion and celebrate black creativity in fashion”. And after February’s debut, the second iteration sees it working with Valentino too.
One must-see community in Paris Fashion Week is Sphere, a combination of showroom, presentation space and video display of vital young talents that present in the French Capital – especially this year.
No one could accuse Louis Vuitton’s Nicolas Ghesquièreof lacking imagination. He packs more ideas into one look that some designers instill into a whole collection. Even if climate protestors clearly couldn’t care less.
Self-editing, a talent few designers are blessed with, which is why they employ stylists to help hone their visions, was the key to the latest Miu Miu collection staged Tuesday, the final day of Paris Fashion Week.
Designers Constança Entrudo, Ricardo Andrez and Maria Carlos Baptista have staged a theatrical-style presentation at the Galerie Joseph venue in Paris, showcasing the next generation in Portuguese fashion.
On Monday, with a film directed by Olivier Dahan, the Parisian label unveiled a bumper collection full of ideas, celebrating youth caught between the yearning for enjoyment and the challenges that await it today.