Thom Browne, Gabriela Hearst, Sacai, René Caovilla, Knoll, Fornasetti and Baccarat unveil special products for the occasion.
Celebrities and advocates who have been touched by cancer are featured in a multipronged campaign.
A collection with scientist Bill Nye has been especially popular.
The Normative report shows the carbon footprint of Helsinki Fashion Week per visitor dropped from 137 kg to 0.66 kg carbon dioxide equivalent after switching to a purely digital format in 2020.
“Everything that is currently happening around us is quite heavy, and at an incredibly global magnitude,” Rihanna told WWD. “So naturally people have the need for a slight relief from their reality, even just for a moment.”
That Von Dutch is reentering the fashion conversation now, against the backdrop of the global fight for racial equality, is curious, considering its complicated history.
As the Paris shows kick into high gear, branding and strategy experts advise how brands can flourish with a mix of live and virtual events.
Username, Prune Goldschmidt and Minuit are labels showing in Paris.
Reverting to physical showcasing aims to boost the confidence of the local industry and help the market to recover from COVID-19 disruptions.