The Uruguay-born designer is taking over from Natacha Ramsay-Levi, whose departure from Chloé was announced officially on December 3. Gabriela Hearst will present her first collection for the French label next spring.
The BFC unveiled its newly-digital Fashion Awards on Thursday evening and instead of just replacing the usual live event with an online version, it changed the format to reflect the huge change happening in 2020.
Participants -- from the CFDA and PVH, to designers Gabriela Hearst and Anyango Mpinga -- will contribute to the month-long sustainability-focused event led by Kerry Bannigan's The Conscious Fashion Campaign.
There may be a consensus that stuck-at-home consumers will be buying sweatpants and other comfort clothing for the foreseeable future, but a new Moda Operandi trend report suggests the future for fashion is brighter.