Maybe we should rename Paris as Tokyo on the Seine; or greater Shanghai, or even suburban Taipei? In a fully digital Paris menswear season, videos by Asian designers stood out for their energy, ideas and audacity.
The Paris menswear season was all about Asian influences with a quartet of designers from that continent making dramatic stylistic statements Saturday, midway through the first season for men’s fashion entirely online.
The Japanese sports brand, until now structurally integrated within the Asics group, has set up its own organisation, introducing fresh lines and soaring to new heights with collaborations like the one with Givenchy.
Art, happenings, exhibitions and novel parties are on the schedule in Milan this coming season – and of course a whole lot of menswear when the action starts on Friday evening, Jan 12 in the Italian fashion capital.