Paris fashion weeks shows often don’t only take place in Paris anymore. Due to the pandemic, entire seasons now take place online, and many “phygital” shows actually take place in other countries, or even continents.
The menswear season in Paris boasts literally scores of nationalities, and plenty of designers who concentrate on wearable clothes with a twist, and a point of view. We look at four who summed up the impressive range.
The opening day of Paris haute couture week ended with three experienced designers -- Giambattista Valli, Julie de Libran and Olivier Theyskens at Azzaro -- showing collections that captured the couture's energy.
Once, fashion weeks were all about showing clothes for a precise season. Now brands treat fashion weeks as seasonless affairs. Case in point, JW Anderson, who showed a pre-collection for Paris Fashion Week menswear.
Expect a radical new look to Marks & Spencer’s women's fashion line-up this spring. The UK retail giant is understood to have struck deals with four independent womenswear brands to bolster sales, particularly online.
Fresh from news of its forthcoming Simone Rocha collab, H&M has unveiled two more collabs with a sustainable Lee jeans hook-up for kids and a loungewear launch with “writer, performer and storyteller” Yrsa Daley-Ward.
Barely one week after his arrival at Leonard was announced, Georg Lux, the house’s new designer, tipped his hat with a fall 2021 pre-collection whose inspiration mixed an English country garden and Notting Hill bohemia.
It says a great deal about the current Covid confusion in fashion weeks when the Paris menswear season for fall 2021, the biggest annual series of menswear collections in the world, began on Tuesday with a teaser.