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.
Famously in love with fashion, the South Korean capital is among the world's edgiest and most creatives cities in terms of fashion stores. FashionNetwork.com visited Seoul to scout out which ones are worth the trip.
Gucci, Burberry, Maison Margiela, Jean Paul Gaultier, Walter Van Beirendonck, Simone Rocha, Craig Green, Marine Serre and Stüssy have all come up with a product for the Japanese brand's Happy Holidays collection.
Yoox Net-A-Porter Group (YNAP) and Bloomsbury on Wednesday announced a partnership to make “rare fashion show footage pre-dating the rise of digital formats” available to the educational market for the first time.”