Maria Grazia Chiuri and Kris Van Assche put on two very different events to emphasize the strength of the brand’s relationship with Japan.
The two fashion weeks saw a slew of new faces.
Chanel’s rocket ship actually blasted off.
Timed to coincide with the 47th edition of Earth Day on April 22, the collection is made with the patented Orange Fiber, the first fabric in the world made with citrus fruits.
Running April 7 to 14, the fall edition featured a fast-evolving contingent of local talent, as well as offering opportunities to niche international brands.
More labels are opting to show on the women’s calendar, presenting challenges for men’s buyers, editors.
Cate Blanchett, Jennifer Aniston, Justin Theroux and Catherine Deneuve were among the guests at the dinner in the Louvre museum.
The chief executive officer hopes to triple the size of the French fashion house, which last year broke the billion-euro revenue mark.
The shows during the week included a focus on handloomed textiles as well as embroidery and silks.
The first sign of change is that the Meiers will work together on both the men’s and women’s collections, and they are embracing the coed format, starting with the pre-collection.