“Fashion has to be a part of life and life a part of fashion,” declared Alber Elbaz. So, with Barack Obama being sworn in as the 44th president of the United States during the Paris men’s shows, the Lanvin creative director decided to close his show with an Obama look-alike.
“I was watching CNN and Obama with his gorgeous smiles,” Elbaz said. “I saw a dream for change, and I wanted to convey that in a fun way.”
Issa Rae stopped by WWD's NYC headquarters to talk about season two of "Insecure," which premieres this Sunday on HBO. Click link in bio for all the details. #wwdeye (📷: @jgreenery; Styled by @mayteallende)
A Stella McCartney sketch of a custom dress made from protein-based silk in partnership with biotech lab Bolt Threads. The dress will be displayed at The Museum of Modern Art's upcoming design exhibition, "Items: Is Fashion Modern?"