Few designers will be as much the focus of attention this year as Thebe Magugu, the brilliant young South African talent picked to be the first designer to create an Amigo collection for AZ Factory, post Alber Elbaz.
AZ Factory, the fledgling fashion house created by the late Alber Elbaz, has announced plans for a series of collections by ‘Amigos’ of the house. It will debut with Thebe Magugu, the house said on Friday.
Kenzo, Prada and Ambush are some of the many luxury labels active in the virtual world, whether commercialising NFTs or making significant investments in the metaverse, as Philipp Plein and Gucci did recently.
Richemont has restructured its fashion division: AZ Factory’s ex-boss is now in charge of Dunhill, and Mauro Grimaldi, now strategic advisor of the Swiss giant's fashion & accessories division, will head AZ Factory.
Fashion’s love of the late Alber Elbaz never seems to fade. Paris's Palais Galliera on Thursday announced that next spring it will stage an exhibition themed on the final tribute show presented in his honor.
The pandemic is almost behind us, and designers are celebrating a return to normal life with light, joyous, sensual outfits, judging from the summer 2022 women’s collections shown in New York, London, Milan and Paris.
The international runway season ended this week after four weeks of shows in four fashion capitals. This season, we pick the 12 most important from live catwalk shows in Europe, with New York closed to foreign editors.