Espionage inspiration is kind of a funny one. For a career that wants you to blend in, fashion designers who use the spy world as inspiration sure make it difficult.
Creativity was overflowing this season, and the usual spring corals were shelved in favor of mini works of art for each fingernail;
A massive illuminated globe, with the CC logos shining on all of the store locations across the world, sat in the center of the catwalk and visually highlighted the force that Chanel is.
Cacharel cancelled their February runway show at Paris Fashion Week. Having announced a brand repositioning in November 2012, the news isn’t too shocking.
The brand known for strutting statuesque male models down the runway in their briefs turned to its Italian roots and created a collection playing off the Catholicism of its home.
Miuccia Prada revealed four of her sketches from Baz Luhrmann’s adaptation of The Great Gatsby. Luhrmann and Prada wanted to create a world that seemed slightly familiar yet foreign as well.
The structured designs inspired by architect Santiago Calatrava from Carlos Campos Spring 2013 line continued in his fall collection with strong tailoring and slim fits.
Nicholas Kirkwood becomes first accessories designer to win the award.
Generator, Northern Film & Media and Ross Anderson (Dustfarm Films, represented by J6 Films) teamed up with Young Turks and XL Recordings for ‘Transmission’ to present the stunning new music video for SBTKT’s ‘Trials of the Past’.
In the least shocking news of the month, PPR announces the purchase of a majority stake of Christopher Kane