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Sonia Rykiel Fall 2018: The Spirit of Post-Punk

PARIS FASHION WEEK / — “The spirit of Post-Punk, New Wave and Pop music was quite an influence on me growing up and the way I used clothes. This is when I discovered how to express myself as somebody who is quite shy,” says Julie de Libran, Artistic Director of …
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Y/Project Femme Fall 2018: Versatility & Wearability

PARIS FASHION WEEK / — Glenn Martens takes his Y/PROJECT FEMME AW18 collection to the Théâtre des Champs Elysées this season, a perfect setting to feature his play on versatility and wearability. His signature style, an eclectic mix of downtown edge, preppy pop, haute couture and touches of historical references …
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Gauchère Fall 2018: Menswear and Womenswear Collide

PARIS FASHION WEEK / — With the Fall / Winter 2018 collection the designer Marie-Christine Statz continues to build on her signature style. Blind Trust by Cabaret Nocturne opens the soundtrack of this season’s Défilé – the musician is known for his fusion of 80s pop, dark basslines and unhinged …
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Diesel Debuts The Red Tag Project with Shayne Oliver

A new incubative platform that will host influential designers and capsule collections. Debuting with Shayne Oliver. PARIS FASHION WEEK /— Diesel announces the launch of the Red Tag Project, a revolutionary platform conceived to host influential and globally coveted designers tasked with creating capsule collections that will be distributed exclusively …
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Altuzarra Fall Winter 2018

PARIS FASHION WEEK / — Press notes from Joseph Altuzarra “Last season, I was inspired by a .ctional character, the idea of a fantastical warrior woman. This season as I’m nearing our 10-year anniversary, I have been thinking a lot instead about the Altuzarra woman and the friends and family …
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Alexandre Vauthier Presents Fall Winter 2018 RTW Collection

PARIS FASHION WEEK / — With Bella Hadid taking center stage for Alexandre Vauthier, the French designer unveiled his Fall/Winter ready-to-wear collection March 2nd. Drawing inspiration from his Spring/Summer 2018 haute couture collection, Vauthier continued to define the modern Parisian woman with bold, confident and sexy unique designs. Eyewear from …
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Rahul Mishra Fall 2018: Rhizome

PARIS FASHION WEEK / — “When we think of the unending growth and decay of life and civilizations, we cannot escape the impression of absolute nullity. Yet I have never lost a sense of something that lives and endures underneath the eternal flux. What we see is the blossom, which …
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Cyclas Fall 2018: Less is More

PARIS FASHION WEEK / — The relationship between a woman and her wardrobe is delicate and intimate, reflecting her sense of self, her lifestyle and our times. We think about what she would like from her clothes: Quality, Comfort, Confidence, Playfulness. A joy to wear that releases a free spirit …
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Andrew Majtenyi Fall 2018: Exoticism of 1940s

PARIS FASHION WEEK / — Lady Hester Stanhope turned her back on 18th Century English high society at the age of 33, journeying to Greece, Lebanon, Israel and Egypt in search of adventure. Shipwrecked en route to Cairo and losing all her possessions she wore local male clothing and adopted …
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Guy Laroche Fall 2018: Outsider Art

PARIS FASHION WEEK/ — The Fall-Winter 2018-19 Collection is inspired by the “Art Brut” movement, of which Guy Laroche was a collector. The Compagnie de l’Art Brut was founded in 1948 by Jean Dubuffet, André Breton and a few others. The idea of this movement was to put forward the …