Ever since she first exploded on the Parisian scene in the 1920s, Josephine Baker has been a muse to artists of all types: Whether on screen or on stage, through the written word or the sculptor’s hand, her life has been mined for inspiration time and again over the past century.
So, the only thing surprising about Maria Grazia Chiuri dedicating Christian Dior’s spring 2023 haute couture collection to Baker is that it’s taken the designer this long in her own seven-year tenure at the... Read More
This season, Galeries Lafayette embraces the charm of the stunning coastlines, rich cultures, diverse trends and with its latest campaign, “Mediterranean Vibes”. Embark with us on a journey into the cities of sun and sand where hidden treasures, scents, and art collide to craft the diverse and multicultural richness of the Mediterranean coast.
Galeries Lafayette has always been a leader in fashion and style and will remain ahead of the curve in innovations and trends. The SS23... Read More
The Giorgio Armani Neve AW 2022/23 was presented in St. Moritz on 10th of December with a show held at the space in front of the Olympia
Stadium, the historic and evocative setting for two editions of the Winter Olympic Games (1928 and 1948), located just minutes from the city. The distinctive design perfectly matches the brand's style, making the space a natural theatre for the show and amplifying the surrounding scenery thanks to the existing structure with wooden seats, an external... Read More
Continuing the label's story, Kristina Fidelskaya is proud to present her Autumn / Winter 2022 collection, named “In Silence”, inspired by a state of mind, a moment of silence. In the absence of speech, stillness forms, and clarity emerges – beauty becomes clearer. Beauty does not need to show off, does not compete, does not need to be in a rush – beauty is not loud. The allure of sonance is taken over by the serenity of delicate quietness.
The Autumn / Winter 2022’s looks are an ode... Read More
For the Fall 2022 Dior Men’s Collection, artistic director of menswear Kim Jones draws inspiration from an epochal figure, the author Jack Kerouac – a man who shifted writing as seismically as Christian Dior changed fashion.
Kerouac’s second Novel, ‘On the Road’, is widely agreed to be the defining work of the beat generation. published in 1957, the year of Christian Dior’s passing, it marked a new era for his métier, just as Dior’s debut ten years earlier had, in turn, for his.... Read More
Time stands still – a wave of consciousness overcomes you like the rising tide over a vast stretch of glistening sand. In a rush, like an undulation of emotions, the ripples of the waves crash creating a beautiful chaos, as the golden shores glimmer in the sunlight. A wild torrent of feelings, layers becoming undone – swept away with a serene calmness, into the now.
Barefoot on mid-August’s burnt grass, to the touch of softening leather car seats of a drop-top vintage convertible... Read More
The stars were out in more ways than one at Gucci’s Spring/Summer 2022 ready-to-wear show, set upon the iconic Hollywood Walk of Fame and TCL Chinese Theater on Hollywood Boulevard. — The place where stars like Marilyn Monroe, Lucille Ball, Clark Gable, and Judy Garland are immortalized with cemented handprints – Alessandro Michele hosted a bevy of A-listers, fashion insiders, and influencers to enjoy his “Love Parade,” which essentially paid homage to some of the people who made Hollywood,... Read More
It's finally here: Matthew M. Williams official runway debut for Givenchy. After having to debut and show the past few collections under remote settings, the Givenchy spring/summer 2022 runway show was the first full taste of a Williams production, complete with a live audience. And it was hardly a disappointment.
Young Thug provided the music to the entire show – a mix of previously unreleased tracks as well as songs from his upcoming album – while artist Josh Smith helped amp up the... Read More
Spring 2022 is a renewal and return to (night)life, rewriting cyberpunk codes for a Stella woman living in the moment and conscious of tomorrow. Taking cues from ‘Y is for Youth’ from the McCartney A to Z Manifesto, the collection harmonises the nostalgic with the futuristic – connecting Y2K music subcultures to the digital generation of today and hacking into the experimental edge of ravers and club kids. It is an elevated yet effortless wardrobe blending innovative materials, technical... Read More
In celebration of the UAE’s 50th anniversary, Balenciaga has launched a series of special and exclusive products at its UAE stores.
The UAE 50 SERIES consists of classic Balenciaga items available in new color ways for this special occasion in addition to two items exclusive to the UAE: an Hourglass Top Handle Bag and an Hourglass Wallet With Chain, each covered in gold strass.
Kindly find attached the press release for more details about this exciting launch and an image of... Read More