Kicking off the new year's LuxurynsightXFashionNetwork podcast series, and with the Paris Fashion Week in full swing, Floriane de Saint-Pierre and Godfrey Deeny discuss the emergence and hiring of creative talent.
Following the tap dancing at Off-White's morning show, Valentino countered with a performance from singer FKA Twigs at Paris Fashion Week Men's on Wednesday, while Undercover hit the French capital's Cirque d'Hiver.
Paris FW - AMI set the ball rolling on Tuesday night with a chic, festive show at Le Trianon theatre, celebrating the label’s 9th anniversary, 9 also being the lucky number of its Creative Director Alexandre Mattiussi.
As strikes continue in Paris, the number of shuttles for the catwalk shows has been doubled, and the WSN, Bijorhca and SIL shows are joining forces to ferry visitors around, while Tranoï will use autorickshaws.
On Monday, French designer Christophe Josse announced he is cancelling the presentation of his haute couture collection, due to the strikes which have been disrupting transport in the Paris region since early December.
The Paris menswear week is starting on Tuesday in a city still disrupted by strikes. The official calendar features 53 Fall/Winter 2020-21 shows, with another 20 scheduled off-calendar - an unprecedented number.
The Italian fashion house has appointed Alessio Vannetti to the newly created role of chief brand officer. From 1 March the Gucci alum will oversee the label's brand experience, communication and image strategy.