Historic Parisian house Poiret has only had two runway shows under the creative direction of designer Yiqing Yin and now her departure with immediate effect has been announced by the brand's Korean owner.
Fashion brands from South Korea, China and Japan are becoming serious rivals of their Western peers as Asian consumers become increasingly confident in their own style and take pride in buying home-grown labels.
Since Yiqing Yin left his role as Leonard Creative Director at at the end of 2015, the role remained empty until now. Following Yin’s departure, Leonard took the time to work alone in his Parisian studio. In May, Leon...
The fashion circus hits Paris Tuesday as the women's autumn-winter ready-to-wear shows come to town, with the industry deeply divided over the catwalk calendar and three major houses still without designers.