The silence was intense at Balenciaga, for a show held without any soundtrack as Balenciaga returned to haute couture after half a century. The applause, however, was resounding for creative director Demna Gvasalia.
We’ll say this much for Virgil Abloh and Off-White, he sure knows how to put on a good show. Like his latest catwalk event on Sunday afternoon in Paris, with M.I.A. performing a live mini-concert at the finale.
Michael Kors feted his 40th anniversary with a performance by Rufus Wainwright; a video show shot outside and inside the Shubert Theatre; a vintage-with-a-twist collection and guest appearances by Broadway show legends.
The invitation for Mugler Spring/ Summer 2021 Part 02 featured an athletic lass (or was it a guy?) in leotard and striped tights, crouched at a starting block, head covered in a high-tech warrior helmet.
Gucci has hung on to its most-in-demand number one position in the latest Lyst Index while The North Face had the hottest product in Q4, topping both the women’s and men’s list - a first for the index.
Dior’s menswear creative director plans to unveil his next collection for the house, pre-fall 2021, online and in Beijing on December 8, the latest stop on the almost peripatetic designer’s fashion journey.
Brothers Giuliano and Giordano Calza have sold a majority stake in their high-end streetwear brand to Italian investment firm Made in Italy Fund, but will continue to play an active role at the company.