Vivienne Westwood

Julian Assange extradition case. Fashion designer and businesswoman Dame Vivienne Westwood is suspended in a ten foot high bird cage outside the Old Bailey in London to protest against the US extradition of Julian Assange. Picture date: Tuesday July 21, 2020. See PA story LEGAL Assange. Photo credit should read: Victoria Jones/PA Wire URN:54673147 (Press Association via AP Images)

Fashion Features

A Canary Yellow-Clad Vivienne Westwood Fights for Julian Assange

The designer argued for Julian Assange from inside a giant birdcage suspended in front of London’s Old Bailey criminal court.

clock July 21, 2020Samantha Conti

Wolford

Intimates

Wolford Marks 70th Anniversary, New CCO Discusses Revamp

The coronavirus pandemic is not stopping the evolution of the company, which is also producing protective masks.

clock April 27, 2020Luisa Zargani

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Fashion Scoops

Vivienne Westwood Forges Partnership With Environmental Organization Canopy

The partnership, launching with a poem narrated via video, will further Westwood’s commitment of safeguarding the forest ecosystems.

clock April 22, 2020Natalie Theodosi

Bella Hadid, Vivienne Westwood and Andreas Kronthaler

Fashion Show Reviews

Andreas Kronthaler for Vivienne Westwood RTW Fall 2020

The designer imagined workers taking over Paris’ City Hall but it was no revolution, just quiet evolution.

clock March 1, 2020Lily Templeton

Vivienne Westwood RTW Fall 2020

Fashion Show Reviews

Vivienne Westwood RTW Fall 2020

Westwood’s presentation was a commentary on justice, sustainability and Julian Assange.

clock February 15, 2020Fiona Ma

Vivienne Westwood RTW Fall 2020

Fashion Show Reviews

Vivienne Westwood RTW Fall 2020

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clock February 15, 2020WWD Staff

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Designer and Luxury

First Exhibition on Austrian Fashion Design Bows in Vienna

The exhibit, which displays designs by the likes of Helmut Lang and Rudi Gernreich, runs at the MAK Museum from Feb. 14 to July 12.

clock February 13, 2020Luisa Zargani

Vivienne Westwood

Fashion Scoops

Dallas Contemporary Plans Double Billing With Vivienne Westwood’s ‘Get a Life!’ and Paolo Roversi’s ‘Birds’ Show

Co-curated by Dallas Contemporary senior curator Laurie Ann Farrell, the Vivienne Westwood exhibition melds fashion and art through the lens of activism.

clock January 28, 2020Rosemary Feitelberg

Woodkid and Nicolas Ghesquière

Lifestyle

Paris Photo Week Draws Fashionable Crowd

Nicolas Ghesquière, Julien Dossena and Manolo Blahnik were among the designers checking out off-calendar exhibitions about town.

clock November 8, 2019Joelle Diderich and Fleur Burlet

Erwin Olaf, Royal Blood Marie Antoinette † 1793, 2000.

Fashion Scoops

Marie Antoinette Display Shows Ill-Fated Queen’s Lasting Grip on Imaginations

An exhibition at the Conciergerie explores the infinite representations of the historical figure through the centuries.

clock October 15, 2019Anne-Aymone Gheerbrant

Andreas Kronthaler for Vivienne Westwood RTW Spring 2020

Fashion Show Reviews

Andreas Kronthaler for Vivienne Westwood RTW Spring 2020

Bella Hadid closed a show that was typical Westwood: zany in style and full of wearable elements.

clock September 29, 2019Lily Templeton

Vivienne Westwood RTW Spring 2020

Fashion Show Reviews

Vivienne Westwood RTW Spring 2020

Staying true to her less-is-more approach, Westwood presented a unisex range that focused on offering experimental silhouettes, multiwear pieces and striking prints.

clock September 14, 2019Natalie Theodosi

Vivienne Westwood RTW Spring 2020

Fashion Show Reviews

Vivienne Westwood RTW Spring 2020

See all the looks from the show.

clock September 14, 2019WWD Staff

Joe Corré

People

A Family Affair: Joe Corré Takes a Hard Look at Growing Up Punk in New Film

“My parents are not iconic,” argues Corré. “In the Seventies, they were called everything from scum and outsiders to geniuses. Now my mother is considered a national treasure.”

clock August 13, 2019Samantha Conti

Drexcode

Retail

Fashion Rental Service Drexcode Eyeing International Expansion

Launched in early 2015, the site was just presented with the 2019 Altagamma Believing in the Future (Young Enterprises) Award and endorses “renting as a smart choice.”

clock July 22, 2019Luisa Zargani

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