Turns out the Paris season’s biggest debut was on a crisp Monday when Yang Li presented his first collection for Chinese luxury marque Shang Xia, a brainy and beguiling high-color hybrid blend of east and west.
The nephew of the famous couturier who died in 2020 has been in charge of the business since 2018. He wants to rejuvenate Pierre Cardin’s ready-to-wear line and relaunch the group, preserving his uncle’s legacy.
Without question, this has been the strangest season in fashion in 50 years, where designers have been busy asking themselves what the point of their profession is. What the French call "une remise en question."
Malls giant Hammerson said Monday it has received “a variety of requests for rent deferrals, which we are reviewing on a case-by-case basis” across its properties in the UK, Ireland France and other European countries.
The rap star staged a transgressive show at the Espace Niemeyer in Paris the day after his Sunday Service, fashion playing a bit part between blaring car horns, Instagram posts and his daughter North’s performance.
The next sessions of the Parisian fashion trade shows will start on Friday June 21, featuring the well-established Tranoï and Man/Woman events, as well as the maiden Parisian edition of Danish show CIFF.
Some two weeks into the fashion season, designers who truly understand the concept of avant garde tailoring and a certain insurrectionary air, albeit with a hopeful tinge, dominated the past two days in Paris.