Just as more and more brands opt for being super digital, Christian Dior is keeping it very real; and live, as it did Monday night, when it unveiled its pre-fall 2021 collection to an audience of 1,000 in Shanghai.
Few designers left such an indelible mark in fashion as Kenzo Takada, who passed six months ago, leading his successor Felipe Oliveira Baptista to imagine a collaborative effort with the founder of the brand.
Once, fashion weeks were all about showing clothes for a precise season. Now brands treat fashion weeks as seasonless affairs. Case in point, JW Anderson, who showed a pre-collection for Paris Fashion Week menswear.
No brand in millinery has more mystic than Borsalino, which after a turbulent half-decade now seems back on track. We caught up with Creative Director Giacomo Santucci to hear his vision for the hatmaker to the stars.
Primark had some good news on Thursday, saying that since its last trading update a month ago, its stores have reopened more quickly than expected, particularly in Ireland, and trading is on an upswing.