If anybody needed confirmation of how important fashion resale has become, it came on Monday with the announcement by France’s Vestiaire Collective of a new €178m financing round backed by Kering, among others.
Is Charles de Vilmorin about to be the next big thing in French fashion? The omens seem propitious and judging from the collection video he showed Wednesday evening during Paris couture he certainly has the design chops.
There are worse places to shoot a fashion video, especially during lockdown, than the White Cliffs of England. That's where Alexander McQueen lensed its S/S 2021 menswear. Think rude-boy-meets-indie royalty.