There’s a new broom sweeping through Cavalli, and it’s a clean and comfortable one. Courtesy of designer Paul Surridge, the house has edited out much of the over-the-top phantasies for which founder Roberto was famous.
A sensational show by Miuccia Prada, political, feminist, audacious, and a meditation on fashion's role in an increasingly authoritarian age. Its theme: the right of women to go out in the night and be whoever they want.
The latest salutary lesson on how to stage a classy fashion show and manage your brand from Max Mara, who created a Posh Punk collection that, ironically, was all about dressing the new contemporary career girl.
The Italian label plunged Milan Fashion Week attendees into a 1960s vision of the future this Wednesday evening, with a runway show that incorporated more than a passing reference to its muse: Jackie Kennedy.
Milan Fashion Week saw Moncler, the down jacket brand, kick-off proceedings on Tuesday with an unusual presentation, beckoning hundreds of attendees to decipher different moods created by its eight-designer collective.
In anticipation of next month's official LA Fashion Week runway shows, organizers have released insight into the theme of the event – cultural diversity – and previewed some of the designers that will show.
Call it a bumper London Fashion Week; with some epic shows, brilliant displays of experimental fashion; the debut of great heritage brand and a fond farewell to the most successful British designer of this century.