The creative driving force of many luxury brands is accessories. We caught up with three great accessories houses during the Paris fashion season to see their latest ideas. One message was clear: break the mold.
French shoe brand Clergerie has opened a new boutique in New York on Madison Ave. To celebrate the opening, a preview of the SS18 collection designed by new creative director David Tourniaire-Beauciel will debut.
The shoe of the season was not on any runway in Western Europe this month, but could rather be found sitting on a stand on rue St Honoré. Its author: David Tourniaire-Beauciel, creative director of Robert Clergerie.
The footwear brand, having recently recruited Perry Oosting as CEO, has announced the arrival of David Tourniaire-Beauciel as creative director. He succeeds Roland Mouret, who will instead be focusing on his own label.