Good to see a few properly cut suits in Milan, opening and more or less closing the Prada show, in a tour de force of tailoring leavened by some conceptual gingham on Sunday, as Etro and J.W. Anderson also staged shows.
Rwandan designer Moses Turahirwa presented his unisex label Moshions in Florence on Thursday, garnering praise for his fascinating approach to draping and his use of both African and Italian craftsmanship.
Quoting Thucydides, the designer of Italian fashion Brunello Cucinelli said Saturday his gut feeling is the war in Ukraine may end soon, speaking at a presentation where he predicted the return of elegance.
On Wednesday evening, the Florentine menswear show’s guest of honour staged a dizzying 40-year swoop across her career by showcasing over 40 iconic looks, making up an unprecedented, highly relevant collection.
Fashion’s cruise collection season continued this week in Seville with an Iberian-inspired collection for Christian Dior by Maria Grazia Chiuri. Fashion Network met with the designer to hear her vision for Dior.
UK trade show Pure London has formed a trend partnership with international style agency Promostyl. The event, which returns to Olympia London on 17 July, will stage three trend presentations across the three days.
Asda backer TDR Capital has poached eBay European boss Rob Hattrell. He joins the private equity firm as a partner from September. The news coincides with Asda saying its chief customer officer Meghan Farren is leaving.