The LVMH Prize revises its communication in the age of social networks

The LVMH Prize leaves its cozy lounges to make itself better known to as many people as possible. Public vote, presence on social networks … Driven by the digital acceleration caused by the pandemic, the competition for young fashion designers, launched in 2014 by the luxury colossus, has been called upon to adapt and reinvent … Read more

Kenzo appoints Nigo de Bape as artistic director

Translated by Matthieu guinebault Published on 15 sept. 2021 Nigo, a particularly inventive figure based in Tokyo, creator of the label A Bathing Ape (or Bape) succeeds Felipe Oliveira Baptista who left Kenzo in June after only two years in the house. Kenzo appoints Nigo as artistic director – LVMH Felipe Oliveira Baptista joined Kenzo … Read more

Zara is still gaining momentum in Paris

On October 1, Zara will be on display in the Westfield des Quatre Temps shopping center in La Défense. This was proudly confirmed by the company’s president, Pablo Isla, during the analyst conference following the presentation of the first half financial results on Wednesday, September 15. Zara will inaugurate its next flagship store in La … Read more

Spotlight on African fashion, from Paris to Milan

Fashion shows, conferences, debates … Various associations are stepping up to promote African fashion, which has gained visibility in recent years through young designers increasingly present on the catwalks. This phenomenon is now emerging in broad daylight, attracting the attention of the public but also of the big houses and Fashion Weeks, as evidenced by … Read more

Benjamin Grillon, new artistic director of Figaret

Figaret appoints Benjamin Grillon as artistic director, with the aim of revitalizing the identity of his label. For the occasion, the shirt specialist, which has around thirty boutiques in France, unveils its new fall-winter 2021 campaign created in collaboration with the latter and entitled “Une tête à porter du Figaret”. Benjamin Grillon, new artistic director … Read more

SloWeAre founders publish eco-responsible fashion guide

Driven by the desire to democratize eco-responsible fashion, the founders of the SloWeAre label Thomas Ebélé and Eloïse Moigno are publishing a book whose ambition is to support consumers in their quest for more sustainable clothing. “The Hidden Face of Labels”, released on September 13, is thought of as a user manual “very simple and … Read more

VF Corp and Redress announce winner of Redress Design Award 2021

Translated by Clementine Martin Published on 15 sept. 2021 As part of its partnership with the environmental protection association Redress, the American textile group VF Corporation has just awarded the Redress Design Award 2021 to Taiwanese Jessica Chang. Looks from the collection presented by Jessica Chang for the 2021 Redress Design Award – Photo: VF … Read more

The second hand is essential at Galeries Lafayette Haussmann

If the department store has already tackled second-hand fashion in the form of small tests in the past, the Galeries Lafayette Haussmann is stepping up a gear this fall with the installation of a dedicated space of 500 square meters called ” (Re) -Store “: it welcomes young brands advocating circular fashion and players in … Read more

‘Tax the rich’, the tone is set for Biden’s tax reform

Through AFP Published on 14 sept. 2021 “Tax the rich”. The slogan displayed on a dress by Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, a left-wing figure of the American Democratic Party, set the tone for the goal of Joe Biden’s tax reform bill, under consideration in Congress. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez in a “Tax the rich” dress – AFP New York’s … Read more