The French Fashion Union was first set up in 2016 on Facebook as a collaborative support network of young fashion professionals, and has now formally become an association offering a range of services to its members.
They fêted Diane von Furstenberg in Paris on Friday night as she received the Légion d’Honneur from President of the European Central Bank Christine Lagarde in a touching and tumultuous ceremony inside the Quai d’Orsay.
Maison Mode Méditerranée has introduced a few changes to its OpenMyMed Prize. The 13 names selected for 2020-21, including the first-ever Senegalese label picked, Romzy, will be mentored for two years and not just one.
Emmanuel Macron fêted fashion creativity with a gilded dinner inside the Élysée Palace on Monday night, praising the imaginative foreign elements in the industry, but picking out Jean-Paul Gaultier for special praise.
No city stages fashion presentations as succinctly as Milan, all the way through the past week, which ended with the city closing its doors dramatically on Sunday after the first deaths from the coronavirus in Italy.