HAVANA — First President Barack Obama. Then The Rolling Stones. And now Karl Lagerfeld and Chanel.
To say that Cuba is undergoing sweeping changes will be underscored again tonight when the French fashion house sweeps into Havana to stage an open-air fashion show on El Paseo del Prado with 600 editors, clients and VIPs in tow. Confirmed celebrities include Tilda Swinton, Vanessa Paradis and Gisele Bündchen, in addition to Cuban artists and local cultural figures.
Exclusive: @tommyhilfiger has tapped 22-year-old actress @zendaya to be his newest collaborator and together they will launch a see-now-buy-now collection in February. Speaking to WWD about the project, the Spider-Man actress said: “Fashion is more than just wearing cool clothes. It’s a way to celebrate self-expression and individuality, which is extremely empowering. This is why I am proud to partner with Tommy Hilfiger.” Tap the link in bio for the full scoop. #TommyXZendaya #wwdfashion
Fashion is facing a blistering pace of technology, a complex economic backdrop, and shifting social mores, priorities, and lifestyles. WWD's annual CEO summit on Oct. 30 and 31, will be the meeting place for some of the sharpest minds in the business who will address how these forces affect a consumer. Speakers this year include Antoine Arnault, Virgil Abloh, Gabriela Hearst, and Olivier Rousteing. Tap the link in our bio to find out more. #wwdceosummit