Chanel staged its latest cruise collection as an online video, shot in a Paris studio to mimic Capri and unveiled Monday noon time in Paris. A sleek piece of staging that, however, made one long for a real Chanel show.
The Danish fashion event has pushed back its summer session’s dates but will still be held in physical format, unlike similar events. The decision came after an agreement was reached with the CIFF and Revolver shows.
Haute couture is back on - at least digitally. The Fédération de la Haute Couture et de la Mode, the body which controls the Paris catwalk seasons, has announced that it will host a haute couture online season in July.
Digital wholesale platform JOOR said on Wednesday that it will power key fashion industry events London Fashion Week next month and Premium Berlin in July, as well as a number of autumn fashion events.
Designers are clamoring for a radical change in the fashion system; for less seasons and shows and later fashion week dates. But Carlo Capasa, president of the Camera, still expects to have four Fashion Weeks per year.
One day after Alessandro Michele, creative director of Gucci, revealed on Instagram that the brand would in future stage only two shows per year, the designer called for a reformulation of the fashion calendar.
Gucci’s creative director Alessandro Michele has announced, via Instagram, that the Italian brand will abandon the official runway season, and will instead stage only two shows per year in for the foreseeable future.
The 26th edition of the Barcelona Fashion Week was due to be held between the end of June and the beginning of July, but has now been postponed to September 14-17, and will be staged in a digital format.
The Italian brand will not participate in the digital fashion week being organised in Paris this July, opting instead for a coed show in September, while preparing a different haute couture project for the summer.
The day after the Camera Nazionale della Moda Italiana's announcement that it is organising a digital version of Milan Fashion week in July, Giorgio Armani has revealed the calendar for its next runway shows.
Jean Touitou, the founder of cool and quirky Paris brand A.P.C., has issued a long open letter to the fashion industry, defending calling off his Paris runway show in March and calling for a great sense of community.
With June's menswear fashion weeks cancelled, Italy's Camera della Moda has announced the organisation of "Milano Digital Fashion Week" from 14 to 17 July. Paris has planned its own digital event from 9 to 13 July.