Add 'operatic costume designer' to Rei Kawakubo’s already considerable list of achievements. She has created the clothes for the production of the opera Orlando by Olga Neuwirth being presented in the Vienna State Opera.
After five years of runways in the French capital, Yolanda Pérez's brand channelled its hometown of Barcelona at its first couture show in Paris as it hopes to be accepted into the exclusive Haute Couture club.
It’s a season of exacting precision in Paris couture, nowhere more so than at Givenchy, where the house’s couturier Clare Waight Keller served up a memorable accumulation of surgical, yet never uptight, chic.
Swedish furniture giant Ikea said on Tuesday it will open its first store in the heart of Paris on May 6 as part of its global strategy to launch smaller city centre outlets to meet changing shopping habits.
Schiaparelli launches its latest capsule collection in Bergdorf Goodman on Friday, named Pink Victory. A novel approach to relaunching a legend, a house born in 1927, before the television, never mind the Internet.