Balmain is the latest fashion house to launch its own podcast. Named L’Atelier Balmain, the house’s podcast debuts a 10-part series concentrating on key aspects of Balmain’s unique history and singular DNA.
Giorgio Armani, the proud owner of several major yachts, is to design a new Admiral superyacht for a mystery client, working with the Italian Sea Group to build the motor craft, which will be 72 meters long.
Few designers left such an indelible mark in fashion as Kenzo Takada, who passed six months ago, leading his successor Felipe Oliveira Baptista to imagine a collaborative effort with the founder of the brand.
“Everyone reacts to sincere things. When you do something that you really believe in it, and not just for commercial reasons, people react... people understand,” argues Roger Vivier's artistic director, Gherardo Felloni.
For her video, Stella used a dream team - the shoot by ace photographic duo Mert Alas and Marcus Piggott. Styled by Jane How, with make-up by Daniel Kolaric from Pat McGrath Labs and hair by Eugene Souleiman.
The French have always had a way with renovation. This week, Cartier took the concept to a new level, as it unveiled a substantial new work of urban scenography outside the brand’s historic flagship store in Paris.
J. M. Weston, the French shoe marque that defines Gallic preppy, has launched a haute couture footwear collection for women; along with a exhibition entitled Souvenir d’un Défilé inside Weston’s Marais boutique.