There were two major cruises in Paris on Wednesday: Chanel Cruise and Tom Cruise. No prize for guessing which was the more beautiful. Karl Lagerfeld telegraphed his theme with his invite: a Greco-Roman statue of Venus.
The Comme des Garçons-operated label has revealed that it is to show the next collection in its collaboration with Adidas in Saint Petersburg, Russia. The Spring/Summer 2018 show is scheduled for June 9.
MBFW Australia is set to kick off its Resort 2018 schedule May 14 in Sydney. Local designer Dion Lee will open the five-day bonanza, which will also see Australian darling Sass & Bide return after a 14-year hiatus.
Familiars names like Azzaro and Ronald van der Kemp will take guest turns on the Paris Couture runway this July, as will some newcomers — Belgian label A.F. Vandervost and American labels Proenza Schouler and Rodarte.
The luxury fashion house has set up shop in the new Japanese mall, Ginza Six and will mark its opening April 19 and 20, with an in store haute couture runway show and a presentation of its men's ready-to-wear collection.
The CFDA shortened NYFW by one day, beginning this September, and confirmed that Calvin Klein and Tom Ford will present on the first day, Thursday, September 7, as see-now, buy-now takes more of a back seat.
The Chambre Syndicale de la Mode Masculine, the governing body of men’s fashion in France, has added OAMC and Rochas as new members, while also re-electing Sidney Toledano of Christian Dior as its president.