New York Fashion Week started on a gloomy note Thursday, with a Chinese designer showcasing its wares to a partially empty room amid fears the coronavirus could force labels from the Asian giant to cancel their catwalks. "Mukzin might be the only Chinese brand you will see at this New York Fashion Week," […]

Since the CFDA released their diversity guidelines, there has been some change on the runway. Once upon a time, it wouldn't have been unheard of to attend a runway show for a major fashion designer and see a cast of all white models ranging from size 00 to 2. The men's shows tended to do better on the […]

L'Agence found the most classic setting to present their fall/winter 2020 collection: The Bowery Hotel. The event was the fourth consecutive presentation the brand has held during NYFW, and while denim is still the main focus for the brand, they have evolved into tailoring at a time when designers are […]

The women’s ready-to-wear catwalk season is upon us, with New York fashion week opening in just two days on February 7th. Notably absent this season is Ralph Lauren, who is neither on the official schedule nor appears to be staging a runway show elsewhere. A stalwart embedded in the roots of American […]

BMW of North America is returning to New York Fashion Week: The Shows for the Fall/Winter 2020 season, which will be showing this February. According to an announcement from the brand, the automotive company will be working with IMG to “celebrate the road less traveled,” which is its campaign theme […]

Fashion event agency A-List Communications is participating in this year's fall/winter New York Fashion Week together with their title sponsor Klarna, a global provider of buy now, pay later payment solutions. Klarna Style360 will take place at Metropolitan West on February 11 and 12 with dedicated […]

BACKGROUND 52 years after the closure of the original Balenciaga couture ateliers, Balenciaga announces the revival of haute couture. In other words: Demna Gvasalia will take responsibility for the new couture line. For the occasion, Balenciaga has a new couture workshop set up based on the old Balenciaga […]

The bar for haute couture is set unattainably high. Not just the resources required to afford the most luxurious frocks made to measure, but also the craftsmanship and painstaking attention to detail needed to create the most decorative and exquisite fashion in the world. True, it may be a distraction […]

Jean-Paul Gaultier has bowed out of fashion with all the cheek and showmanship with which he has lit it up over the last half century. The legendary French provocateur bid farewell Wednesday with an hour-long feelgood musical spectacular with an orchestra and a cast of hundreds to celebrate the friends […]

Virginie Viard finally put her mark on Chanel on Tuesday with a beautifully restrained Paris haute couture show that summoned up the convent girl childhood of the fabled French label's founder. The discreet designer, Karl Lagerfeld's righthand woman in his twilight years, shook the Kaiser's ghost from […]