One felt like an extra in Blade Runner maneuvering past rush-hour pedestrians in a sudden downpour to enter the headquarters of Chloé on a damp morning in Paris. But, once inside, there was an oasis of calm assurance.
Talk about a modern nomadic collection. Influences ranged from New Zealand Maori; Hawaii surf and Pacific scuba gear in a sport meets logo-mania collection sure to keep the cash registers humming at Louis Vuitton.
Friday will be a big day for Delphine Arnault, when she unveils the winner of the latest LVMH Prize. Ahead of the ceremony, she reflects on career, fame and family in an exclusive interview with FashionNetwork.com.
On Monday night, the world's most celebrated editorial and runway stagehand will be stepping out from behind the scenes to join a bevy of designers and industry players at the 2017 CFDA Fashion Awards in New York.