Fashion

Paris fashion week spring/summer 2018: the key shows – in pictures – The Guardian

Wednesday, October 04, 2017

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MOMA Exhibition Highlights Biofabrications And New Technologies … – Forbes

Wednesday, October 04, 2017

The Museum of Modern Art’s first exhibition dedicated to fashion design since 1944 presents garments and accessories that have had a profound impact on global culture over the last century. In Items: Is Fashion Modern?, a total of 111 pieces span everything from the Little Black Dress and Levi’s 501 jeans, to the hoodie, the bikini, the stiletto and the Sari. About 30 of the items are also complemented by…

This Model Turned CEO Is Betting ‘Bricks And Clicks’ Can Create A Green Fast-Fashion Empire – Forbes

Wednesday, October 04, 2017

(Ethan Pines for Forbes) Reformation founder and CEO Yael Aflalo at her company’s sustainable Los Angeles factory. Aflalo aims to build an eco-friendly label fit for everyone. On an early-September morning, Yael Aflalo, 40, glides through the tech-heavy West Hollywood store of Reformation, her eco-friendly fashion brand. Wearing frayed cigarette jeans, a dark Reformation tee reading, “I went to Mars and all I got was this stupid T-shirt” and Chanel…

Meet Floriane de Saint Pierre, fashion’s most influential headhunter – Telegraph.co.uk

Wednesday, October 04, 2017

The majority of attendees at Paris Fashion Week are out to assess the clothes; the buyers want to determine what will sell at whichever multi-million-pound retailer they work for, journalists want to pick out trends and find the newsworthy collections, celebrities and their stylists are hunting for the next red carpet dress. But for Floriane de Saint Pierre, the focus is on the makers – the teams of people, from…

Meet Floriane de Saint Pierre, fashion’s most influential headhunter – Telegraph.co.uk

Wednesday, October 04, 2017

The majority of attendees at Paris Fashion Week are out to assess the clothes; the buyers want to determine what will sell at whichever multi-million-pound retailer they work for, journalists want to pick out trends and find the newsworthy collections, celebrities and their stylists are hunting for the next red carpet dress. But for Floriane de Saint Pierre, the focus is on the makers – the teams of people, from…

MOMA Exhibition Highlights Biofabrications And New Technologies As The Future Of Fashion – Forbes

Tuesday, October 03, 2017

The Museum of Modern Art’s first exhibition dedicated to fashion design since 1944 presents garments and accessories that have had a profound impact on global culture over the last century. In Items: Is Fashion Modern?, a total of 111 pieces span everything from the Little Black Dress and Levi’s 501 jeans, to the hoodie, the bikini, the stiletto and the Sari. About 30 of the items are also complemented by…

5 Milan Fashion Week Trends Spotted On- and Off the Runway – Forbes

Tuesday, October 03, 2017

The biannual New York-London-Milan-Paris fashion marathon has arrived at the final leg in the City of Light. Though the shows are currently being staged in the French capital, Milan is worth reflecting upon. The city held its own throughout the six days which were a celebration of Italian craftsmanship and joie de vivre (or better said, la bella vita). Here’s what’s worth remembering. Eeva Suutari A look from the Les…

Crocs Get Yet Another High-Fashion Upgrade – Vanity Fair

Monday, October 02, 2017

Everyone’s favorite shoe to hate is back with a high-fashion twist. According to Vogue, the audience let out an audible gasp at the Balenciaga show in Paris when a model walked down the runway wearing none other than platform Crocs. Yes, the foam clogs adored by Mario Batali and loathed by just about everyone else. The Balenciaga version, which comes in colors ranging from a steel gray to school-bus yellow,…

This couple turned $10000 into an $800000 clothing business – CNBC

Monday, October 02, 2017

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Stella McCartney lays waste to disposable fashion in Paris – The Guardian

Monday, October 02, 2017

“Glamour for its own sake is not something I have ever been particularly interested in,” Stella McCartney said backstage after her catwalk show. Which could sound like a facetious statement from a fashion designer who was, at that moment, standing among the marble-slabbed floors, elaborately frescoed ceilings and giant chandeliers of the Palais Garnier opera house, where the show was staged. But McCartney has broken down barriers between high fashion…

Parsons Grads Dress Rihanna And Address The Future Of Fashion – Forbes

Sunday, October 01, 2017

Parsons School of Design Kering x Vogue.com Empowering Imagination 2016 Winner Tiffany Huang LifeWTR Collaboration AR collection I’m going to say what everyone is thinking but is afraid to say, fashion as we have known it for the past 100 years is done. There’s been much debate on this subject the past few years, but I’m calling it. Yes, catwalk shows will continue for some time, perhaps forever, but they…

111 iconic objects that defined the last century of fashion, according to New York’s MoMA – Quartz

Sunday, October 01, 2017

What do a Chanel dress, a Wonderbra, and Nike Air Force 1s have in common? The punch line to this set up is what visitors to New York’s Museum of Modern Art will puzzle out as they walk through its first new fashion exhibition in more than 70 years. Items: Is Fashion Modern?, which opens Oct. 1 and runs through Jan. 28, pulls together 111 different garments, accessories, and other…

Helen Mirren and Jane Fonda Strut Their Stuff Down the Runway for Paris Fashion Week Show – PEOPLE.com

Sunday, October 01, 2017

Helen Mirren and Jane Fonda came to Paris Fashion Week to strut their stuff! On Sunday, Mirren and Fonda walked the runway at the L’Oréal Paris show — and the pair of 70-something beauties looked radiant as they shared the catwalk with models. Mirren, 72, wore a Chaplin-esque buttoned coat and wide-legged grey checkered trousers and as she made her way down the runway, she playfully slung a walking stick over her…

Art + Fashion: Designer Rosetta Getty and Artist Analia Saban Model Getty’s Fall Collection – Los Angeles Times

Sunday, October 01, 2017

After a lengthy match of phone tag, the fashion designer Rosetta Getty and the Argentinian-Italian artist Analia Saban met in August. Saban tried on looks from Getty’s fall collection while Getty explored the artist’s legendary light-filled Santa Monica studio. A mutual admiration society was born. “I had butterflies in my stomach,” says Getty, who as an art collector had been eyeing Saban’s work for several years. Getty and Saban have…

Vivienne Westwood only bathes once a week – The Guardian

Sunday, October 01, 2017

Achieving eternal youth may not be as difficult as one imagines, according to the fashion designer and environmentalist Vivienne Westwood. This weekend the 76-year-old queen of punk revealed her secret to staying young: have a bath only once a week. Westwood’s confession came after reporters asked her about her youthful appearance while she watched the show of her husband, Andreas Kronthaler, at Paris fashion week. Westwood smiled and said: “Don’t…

111 iconic objects that defined the last century of fashion, according to New York’s MoMA – Quartz

Sunday, October 01, 2017

What do a Chanel dress, a Wonderbra, and Nike Air Force 1s have in common? The punch line to this set up is what visitors to New York’s Museum of Modern Art will puzzle out as they walk through its first new fashion exhibition in more than 70 years. Items: Is Fashion Modern?, which opens Oct. 1 and runs through Jan. 28, pulls together 111 different garments, accessories, and other…

Art + Fashion: Designer Rosetta Getty and Artist Analia Saban Model Getty’s Fall Collection – Los Angeles Times

Sunday, October 01, 2017

After a lengthy match of phone tag, the fashion designer Rosetta Getty and the Argentinian-Italian artist Analia Saban met in August. Saban tried on looks from Getty’s fall collection while Getty explored the artist’s legendary light-filled Santa Monica studio. A mutual admiration society was born. “I had butterflies in my stomach,” says Getty, who as an art collector had been eyeing Saban’s work for several years. Getty and Saban have…

111 iconic objects that defined the last century of fashion, according to New York’s MoMA – Quartz

Sunday, October 01, 2017

What do a Chanel dress, a Wonderbra, and Nike Air Force 1s have in common? The punch line to this set up is what visitors to New York’s Museum of Modern Art will puzzle out as they walk through its first new fashion exhibition in more than 70 years. Items: Is Fashion Modern?, which opens Oct. 1 and runs through Jan. 28, pulls together 111 different garments, accessories, and other…

Art + Fashion: Designer Rosetta Getty and Artist Analia Saban Model Getty’s Fall Collection – Los Angeles Times

Sunday, October 01, 2017

After a lengthy match of phone tag, the fashion designer Rosetta Getty and the Argentinian-Italian artist Analia Saban met in August. Saban tried on looks from Getty’s fall collection while Getty explored the artist’s legendary light-filled Santa Monica studio. A mutual admiration society was born. “I had butterflies in my stomach,” says Getty, who as an art collector had been eyeing Saban’s work for several years. Getty and Saban have…

This month we are digging autumn’s grooviest fashion trends — by taking it back in time with some of our favourite … – The Sun

Sunday, October 01, 2017

Our Fabulous fashion desk slide back to the ’70s with flares, cords and clogs. We show how versatile the grooviest autumn trends as we prove that the decade never went out of style. Tracey Lea Sayer, 46, Fashion Director T-shirt, £16, Topshop; trousers, £49.99, Mango; clogs, £169, Swedish Hasbeens ‘Two things you need this autumn: cords and clogs! I was born in the ’70s, so I was a bit nervous…