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Designer Vika Gazinskaya and Artist Brad Troemel Face Standoff After Allegations of Copying

The artist Brad Troemel took issue with Vika Gazinskaya’s drawing inspiration from his “Freecaching” series without giving him credit.

clock July 11, 2017Rosemary Feitelberg

Francesco Scognamiglio couture

Couture

Francesco Scognamiglio Skips Paris, Shows Couture by Appointment

The collection was inspired by the Neapolitan designer’s vision of paradise and is being presented in Milan and Paris by appointment.

clock July 7, 2017Luisa Zargani

The Ladurée macaron box by Solange Azagury-Partridge.

Fashion Scoops

Solange Azagury-Partridge Collaborates With Ladurée

A rainbow-themed box of macarons codesigned with the jewelry designer will launch in late August.

clock July 6, 2017Katya Foreman

Julianne Moore and Kristen Stewart

Fashion Scoops

Front Row at Chanel Couture Fall 2017

Tilda Swinton, Katy Perry and Kristen Stewart were among the front-row guests at the event.

clock July 4, 2017Katya Foreman

Model on the catwalk

Fashion Show Reviews

Chanel Couture Fall 2017

Karl Lagerfeld focused on an essential tenet shared by the Eiffel Tower and couture itself: perfection of structure.

clock July 4, 2017Bridget Foley

Anne Hidalgo and Karl Lagerfeld.

Fashion Features

Paris Mayor Honors Karl Lagerfeld With City’s Highest Distinction

“Paris loves you. You are Paris,” declared Anne Hidalgo after the German designer’s fall couture show received a standing ovation.

clock July 4, 2017Joelle Diderich

Alberta Ferretti Limited Edition

Designer and Luxury

Alberta Ferretti’s Limited Edition 2017 Channels Shalimar Gardens, Forties Hollywood

For her latest demi-couture collection, the Italian designer channeled the Shalimar Gardens and Hollywood divas, circa the Forties.

clock July 3, 2017Luisa Zargani

Schiaparelli Couture Fall 2017

Fashion Show Reviews

Schiaparelli Couture Fall 2017

This un-wintry winter collection was long on transparency and frothy fabrics.

clock July 3, 2017WWD Staff

Azzaro Couture Fall 2017

Fashion Show Reviews

Azzaro Couture Fall 2017

The first collection of new artistic director Maxime Simoens presented a vision of simple gowns with sparkling embellishments.

clock July 3, 2017Lily Templeton

Galia Lahav Couture Fall 2017

Couture

Galia Lahav Couture Fall 2017

Citing the sea as inspiration, Galia Lahav and Sharon Sever paraded a collection of short, sexy cocktail dresses and sweeping gowns.

clock July 2, 2017Mimosa Spencer

Hermès Resort 2018

Fashion Show Reviews

Hermès Resort 2018

Standouts included the designer’s foulard dresses combining purist cuts with retro prints and subtle ruffle accents.

clock July 2, 2017Katya Foreman

Guo Pei Couture Fall 2017

Fashion Show Reviews

Guo Pei Couture Fall 2017

The Chinese couturier explored a golden age of couture theme, with Chopard baubles completing the looks.

clock July 2, 2017Katya Foreman

Atelier Versace Couture Fall 2017

Couture

Atelier Versace Couture Fall 2017

The collection blended Baroque references and rock ‘n’ roll — with a soupçon of 3-D printing.

clock July 2, 2017Bridget Foley

Xuan Couture Fall 2017

Fashion Show Reviews

Xuan Couture Fall 2017

Dutch-Vietnamese designer Xuan-Thu Nguyen chose a white, uncluttered space for her second show as a guest member of the couture calendar. Using the silk ruffles and asymmetry emblematic of her spring collection, Nguyen designed pieces she says reflect her own internal contradictions. The contrasts came in all forms. A short jacket decorated with small leather […]

clock July 2, 2017Mimosa Spencer

Karl Lagerfeld photographed by Hedi Slimane for the Vogue Paris December 2016/January 2017 issue.

Fashion Scoops

Paris to Honor Karl Lagerfeld at Chanel Couture Show

Mayor Anne Hidalgo is to decorate the couturier with a Grand Vermeil medal, the city’s highest distinction.

clock June 30, 2017WWD Staff

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