September’s Paris Fashion Week will feature a total of 92 houses, as Paul Smith and Raf Simons return, and scores of brands plan physical shows on the calendar of the Federation de la Haute Couture et de la Mode.
Leave it to Tommy Hilfiger to launch a path-breaking new collab’ collection with happening young talent Romeo Hunte when most of the industry is on vacation in the Hamptons or partying in the Med. It debuts on August 12.
AZ Factory, the fledgling fashion house founded by Alber Elbaz, will stage a special homage show to the late designer that will close out this autumn’s Paris Fashion Week on Wednesday evening, October 5.
Carven’s ex-creative director has launched his own shoes and sunglasses brand with Émilie Faure, a former journalist with Le Figaro. The first collection will be unveiled in October at Paris Fashion Week.