Ann Demeulemeester, Grace Wales Bonner and Soulland are the special guests of the Florence show's 102nd edition, which will return to its usual format on June 14-17. Over 650 exhibitors and 15,000 visitors are expected.
The British Fashion Council's programme to support industry talent for fiscal year 2021/2022 has topped £1.3 million. Of the total, £932,500 was paid by its foundation as part of the BFC’s grant-giving initiatives.
Farfetch is continuing its busy schedule with the launch of Farfetch Futures to champion designers from black and ethnic minority backgrounds. It has also unveiled a tribute on the site to Off-White founder Virgil Abloh.
Gucci Vault, the online concept store created under the vision of Gucci creative director Alessandro Michele, is welcoming a wider selection of brands through exclusive capsule collections or curated selections.
The BFC has revealed the shortlisted designers for the BFC/Vogue Designer Fashion Fund 2022. They are Chopova Lowena, Completedworks, ELV Denim, Neous, Nicholas Daley, Richard Malone, Richard Quinn and Tove.
The menswear collections for next winter presented in Milan and Paris signalled a return to a chic, comfortable style, redefining silhouettes by means of textures and proportions, with a focus on outerwear.
The French luxury giant has launched the ninth edition of its emerging designer competition. Candidates have until January 30 to submit their applications. The semi-finalists’ presentation is scheduled for March 2.
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.