It’s difficult to think of a harder working designer in fashion than Kim Jones, creative director of Christian Dior’s men’s division; globetrotter; uber-collaborationist and, most recently, magazine editor.
Art imitated life, or rather fashion imitated art, in a memorably subtle and inventive menswear show from Dior by the house’s menswear creative director Kim Jones, staged in traffic-snarled Paris on Friday evening.
Maria Grazia Chiuri never really takes a break. Two weeks after her African-inspired Christian Dior cruise show in Marrakech, Chiuri designed the costumes for a phantasmagorical performance at the Tiepolo Ball in Venice.
Welcome to the era of 'inclusive fashion'. Christian Dior presented its latest cruise in Marrakech on Monday night; an African-inspired collection, much of it made locally, and many looks featuring work by local talents.
Ahead of Dior's cruise show in Marrakech, FashionNetwork.com caught up with the label's women’s creative director Maria Grazia Chiuri in Paris for a freewheeling conversation on fashion, fantasy, fabrics and feminism.
As Paris was submerged by snow, Chanel took a voyage to a sunny Mediterranean setting for its latest haute couture show, where to great surprise, Karl Lagerfeld, for the first time in living memory, did not take a bow.