Babeth Djian, one of France’s most respected fashion editors, is to receive the distinction of Chevalier de l’ordre de mérite, or the Knight of the Order of Merit, this month at her annual charity dinner for Rwanda.
The key fashion moment of Milan Fashion Week so far was the 40th anniversary Emporio Armani show on Thursday, a rich and varied collection that was followed by a brand retrospective opening in Armani Silos.
In a project led by art director Fabien Baron, the Inditex-owned label is honouring the most iconic pictures lensed by the German photographer with a limited-edition collection whose proceeds will go to the Franca Fund.
We caught up with Jil Sander - the greatest living designer in Mitteleuropa - to learn more about her +J, her latest collab with Uniqlo; her view of today’s fashion and of her successors at the house of Jil Sander.
They almost didn’t have a Dolce & Gabbana show in Milan on Sunday, as the city moved to demi lock-down after the first deaths from coronavirus in Italy; one of them in Lombardy -- the region where this city is located.
The programme for the Milan Fashion Week, scheduled from February 18 to 24, features a wealth of new talent, notably from China, Hungary and Africa, plus Emilio Pucci’s catwalk come-back and a host of other events.
Sportmax was launched in 1969 as the avant-garde label of Italian fashion group Max Mara. It is now retracing its 50-year history with a book and a capsule collection, and is about to renovate its Paris boutique.
A year ago, German photographer Peter Lindbergh, who passed away in September, lensed a series of iconic models from the Dior archives in the heart of New York. The result is a photo book published this week by Taschen.