From May 29 to September 9, the Yves Saint Laurent museum in Paris will exhibit the early illustrations by the designer at the label's haute couture rooms to commemorate the tenth anniversary of the couturier's death.
Think embroidered papal mantles inspiring a John Galliano masterpiece for Dior, Joan of Arc armor refashioned as sexualized corsetry by Jean Paul Gaultier or the monk habit re-styled as eveningwear by Valentino.
French luxury conglomerate Kering scored a striking 27.1 percent growth in first quarter revenues, led by Gucci's near 40% explosion in sales. Problem child Bottega Veneta, however, suffered a further fall in revenues.
Kering's luxury labels may have boosted supply chain transparency but many luxury firms are falling short, Fashion Revolution claims. And the most transparent fashion labels of all? Sports giants Adidas and Reebok.
On Thursday, April 19, Maybelline New York revealed Danish model Josephine Skriver as its new global ambassador. The model will star in the cosmetics brand's upcoming advertising campaign, due to be unveiled in May.
From the Seine to the Hudson River and the City That Never Sleeps. The house of Saint Laurent will stage a runway show in New York City on Wednesday, June 6, as part of a novel new American runway season.