J.M. Weston unveiled a couture collection of women’s shoes in a fashion-show setting.
The high-profile fashion executive was most recently president of global brands at Ralph Lauren Corp.
Artistic director Olivier Saillard organized the concert to celebrate the shoemaker’s tradition of making boots for the cavalry regiment.
The artistic director of the heritage shoe brand recited poems as faux waiters circulated with trays of shoes.
Fast-fashion has been beleaguered for some time, though the retailer says its business has improved.
The building on 114 Avenue des Champs-Elysées is being refurbished for Apple.
The French luxury cobbler will occupy the space for a year.