VILLEPINTE, France — Nino Cerruti, 77, has run the family mill Lanificio Fratelli Cerruti for more than half a decade, and at the show’s opening day he summed up what Première Vision had to offer, declaring simply: “Fabric is important now.”
Indeed, if the 733 vendors proved one thing at the fall-winter 2008–2009 edition of Première Vision, held here Sept. 18–21, it was that cloth is ready to take center stage for next fall.
Steve Aoki held a presentation, a runway show and outdoor concert for his men's line Dim Mak. Here's a look from his spring 2018 collection, which was titled "Paradise Found." #wwdfashion #wwdmens (📷: George Chinsee)
"It's really hard sometimes. I think I have a reputation for being really tough and aggressive and pushy but I really am a very shy person who wants to be liked, and that's the conflict constantly. There's something that takes hold - I want people to like me, I don't want to be mean - but if I see something that just cries out to be answered, I go for it," says renowned NBC News correspondent Andrea Mitchell. (📷: @axeldupeux)