Paris Fashion WeekSubscription
Dark palettes and heavy fabrics made atypical spring looks as the big-label circus blew into town.
What can brands learn from Hedigate? Subscription
Rarely has a fashion week got so much attention as this season’s Paris Fashion Week.
Paris Fashion Week - ChloéSubscription
Building on her autumn 12 show, Clare Waight Keller’s third collection for Chloé was nicely conceived even if it had too many ideas.
Paris Fashion Week - Alexander McQueenSubscription
Sarah Burton has the bug for insects this season, showing a dragonfly-scattered men’s collection and womenswear swarming with bees.
Paris Fashion Week - Saint LaurentSubscription
Stripping away the circus of sniping and petty arguments that surrounded the Saint Laurent show, it was hard not to feel a little deflated by Hedi Slimane’s debut womenswear collection.
Paris Fashion Week - ChanelSubscription
Karl Lagerfeld transformed Paris’s Grand Palais with 13 giant wind turbines and a floor of solar panels, although this was no eco show.
Paris Fashion Week - ValentinoSubscription
In the four years since Maria Grazia Chiuri and Pier Paolo Piccioli took over Valentino, they’ve wooed a growing crowd of women who have fallen for their ultra-feminine and wearable creations (we lost count of the studded Valentino pumps on fashion week feet).
Paris Fashion Week - Best of the restSubscription
It was sheer class from Stella McCartney as her blend of post-Olympic sportiness and feminine tailoring was brought to life by see-through panels and poppy blues and oranges.
PFW's trade show trail is in danger of overkillSubscription
The increasing number of trade shows at Paris Fashion Week is a mixed blessing that can leave buyers spread too thinly and exhibitors without orders, writes Paul Alger.
Paris Fashion Week: Day ThreeSubscription
Paris fashion week is well under way, here are the top shows from day three.