As he did last February, the Italian couturier has decided to hold his next catwalk shows behind closed doors, opting for a digital format for the Emporio Armani line and a live TV broadcast for Giorgio Armani.
Due to the rising number of Covid-19 cases in France, many international buyers and fashion industry professionals won’t be travelling to the French capital for Paris Fashion Week at the end of September.
Paris Fashion Week has unveiled the schedule for the city’s next runway season, with a healthy 88 events listed on the official program, underlining the continued drawing power of the city as a "show" location.
Nostalgia for a more innocent era, when Italy emerged from another great drama, was the theme of Dolce & Gabbana’s Alta Moda show in Florence, the first major women’s fashion collection shown since the lockdown.
The luxury label has announced that it is hosting a digital project to present its menswear collection for Spring/Summer 2021 on 9 September and reaffirmed that its womenswear will not be shown during Paris Fashion Week.
After Shanghai in early August, Virgil Abloh, creative director of Louis Vuitton’s men’s ready-to-wear, will travel to Tokyo on Wednesday September 2, to unveil the last instalment of the Spring/Summer 2021 collection.
The house of Valentino has announced a surprise decision to stage its next runway show, a co-ed ready-to-wear collection in Milan, during this month’s Italian runway season, in the latest upheaval caused by the pandemic.
The resurgence of Covid-19 in Europe is increasing the uncertainty surrounding September fashion events. Trade show and fashion week organisers are trying to cope, amidst postponements, cancellations and online options.
French Fédération announces ten new members to upcoming season, including Wales Bonner, Enfants Riches Déprimés and S.R. Studio. LA. CA., the fashion marque of Sterling Ruby, in a major commitment to Paris Fashion Week.