This season, English fashion designer Gareth Pugh has announced he will dispense with the traditional runway format, instead presenting a “radical” film project directed by Nick Knight at London Fashion Week.
David Briskin has been appointed as the new Melbourne Fashion Festival chairman. He succeeds Laura Anderson, and will work with festival chief executive Graeme Lewsey, ahead of the festival's seventh year.
Frequently sizzling, often sensual and highly saleable, the collection seemed like an ideal way for Tom Ford to re-conquer America, as NYFW grapples with the departure of many of its young stars to show in Paris.
Plenty of major names have skipped out of New York Fashion Week; Tommy Hilfiger is off to London for his show. Nonetheless, there still will be plenty of action in New York Fashion Week, opening on Wednesday, Sept 6.
Leather was a key trend on the Fall/Winter 2017 catwalks, and it is also returning as a fashion-forward streetwear fabric, after being given a boost by models like Bella Hadid and Stella Maxwell this summer.