Fleur Burlet

Indigo-dyed leathers using kimono techniques by Sukumo Leather.

Textiles

Sustainability and the Ongoing Crossover of Fashion and Sport Key at Paris Fabric Fairs

Brexit jitters could already be felt at Première Vision Paris, while sustainability turned fun at Texworld.

clock February 19, 2019Katya Foreman and Fleur Burlet

A bowl of gnocchi at Baba.

Fashion Scoops

Paris Scene: New Haunts to Check Out During Couture Season

Ideas for shopping, eating, art-viewing and pampering in between shows.

clock January 18, 2019Fleur Burlet and Anne-Aymone Gheerbrant and Mimosa Spencer and Jennifer Weil

The new logo of the Institut Français de la Mode

Fashion Features

ON STAFF: France Inaugurates ‘World’s Best Fashion School’

Born of the merger of the top two Paris fashion schools, the revamped Institut Français de la Mode aims to attract global creative talents.

clock January 8, 2019Joelle Diderich and Fleur Burlet

Germanier RTW Spring 2019

Fashion Features

Emerging Designers Stand Behind Upcycling — but Is It Good for Business?

While upcycling incurs high costs and prevents designers from being able to produce their collections in large quantities, it also presents myriad opportunities.

clock December 20, 2018Natalie Theodosi

Items from H&M's fall/winter Conscious Exclusive collection.

Business Features

Slow to Sprout, Sustainable E-commerce Sites Forge Ahead

Around the globe, the $1.3 trillion apparel industry employs more than 300 million people and in some low-income countries the production of cotton alone accounts for nearly 7 percent of all employment.

clock December 18, 2018Rosemary Feitelberg

From left: Celine’s jacket, shirt and pants.Celine’s jacket and pants.

Designer and Luxury

Women’s Designers Embrace Men’s Market

Some brands offer men’s-specific collections while others are gender-fluid.

clock November 9, 2018Jean E. Palmieri and Katya Foreman and Fleur Burlet and Aria Hughes

Marisa Berenson and Wes Anderson

Parties

Fire Trucks, Rainbow Trees and a Gold Puma Mask: FIAC Fever Grips Paris

On the eve of the FIAC modern art fair, Paris hosted parties for Valentino, Alexandre de Betak and Gagosian artist Katharina Grosse.

clock October 18, 2018Joelle Diderich and Fleur Burlet

Textiles

Circular Economy Hot Topic at Paris Fabric Fairs

The challenges and opportunities of the new movement were a key talking point at the recent Première Vision Paris and Texworld fairs.

clock October 4, 2018Katya Foreman and Fleur Burlet

The Café Pierre Hermé at Beaupassage.

Lifestyle

Paris Scene: What’s New to Do

New stores, restaurants, exhibitions and spas to check out between shows this women’s ready-to-wear season.

clock September 25, 2018Mimosa Spencer and Anne-Aymone Gheerbrant and Fleur Burlet and Jennifer Weil

Le Bon Marché Celebrates Los Angeles

Fashion Scoops

Exalting L.A., Le Bon Marché Adds Skate Pipe, Detox Juices

Guests snacked on avocado toast and were treated to an art-meets-skateboard performance at the Parisian department store.

clock September 6, 2018Joelle Diderich and Fleur Burlet

Cecilie Thorsmark

Human Resources

Cecilie Thorsmark Appointed CEO of Copenhagen Fashion Week

After two years as communications director for Global Fashion Agenda, Thorsmark will take up her new role on Nov. 1.

clock September 6, 2018Fleur Burlet

Nicolas Houzé, Stella McCartney, Brune Poirson and Philippe Houzé

Fashion Features

Galeries Lafayette, Stella McCartney Tout Sustainability With ‘Go for Good’ Campaign

The Parisian department store kicked off its Sept. 6 to Oct. 12 events with a rooftop cocktail party.

clock September 5, 2018Mimosa Spencer

Launchmetrics’ Michael Jais in Cannes.

Financial

Launchmetrics Raises $50 Million in Funding

The digital marketing and analytics company said it will use the financial injection to accelerate its global expansion.

clock September 5, 2018Fleur Burlet

The flyer for the Montaigne Market exhibition.

Fashion Scoops

Montaigne Market Sets Formula 1-Themed Exhibition

With “Race Kit,” the Parisian concept-store invited French photographer Mathieu César to explore his love of Formula 1 racing.

clock September 3, 2018Fleur Burlet

Moynat’s Bicycle Trunk and Dutch-style bike.

Fashion Scoops

Moynat Introduces Bicycle Trunk

The design comes with its own Dutch-style bike.

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