The free-spirited phantoms of the 1960s wafted through a Paris courtyard on Sunday. Velvet Underground on the sound-track, singing Sunday Morning, as the house of Sonia Rykiel presented its debut L’Atelier collection.
Racy retro glamour with a twist and a blast of movie star wattage at Miu Miu whose 2019 cruise collection kicked off the Paris haute couture season, notwithstanding the fact it did not contain any couture.
The problems currently being endured by Australian department store operators have come into even sharper focus as upscale retailer David Jones has axed 16 senior staff with its fashion MD having been terminated
NY-based jewelry designer Gabriel & Co. has partnered with Elie Saab for the latest installment of its Designer Flash series, a curated jewelry assortment and podcast series revealing insights from featured designers.
The Belgian brand designed by An and Filip Vandevorst is temporarily taking leave from Haute Couture Week and, for organisational reasons, will show its upcoming collection at Paris Fashion Week in September.
Pierre Bergé, the partner of Yves Saint Laurent who passed away last fall, must be turning in his grave. After Yves retired, he spent a decade predicting haute couture's demise. Instead it has rarely looked healthier.