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WHAT THE HELL IS GOING ON WITH FASHION WEEK?

Posted on by Cameron Tewson

On December 31, 2019, health officials documented the planet’s first cluster of novel coronavirus cases. Ten weeks later, on March 11, 2020, the World Health Organization declared a state of pandemic. In the window between those two dates, the world played host to 4,617 new COVID-19 cases and 280 deaths — and at least four […]

THE CELINE GIRL IS BOURGEOIS, NO MATTER HOW SHE TRIES TO REBEL

Posted on by Cameron Tewson

Last season, Hedi Slimane‘s Celine was about the Parisian, bourgeois woman. For spring-summer 2020, it’s about her daughter, who wears nothing else but denim, dreams of Woodstock and eventually takes part in street protests. But still, she’s bourgeois, no matter how she tries to rebel. Slimane doesn’t overstrain himself. His collection is again a 1:1 version of Celine’s 1970s […]

BRUNO SIALELLI IS THE GOOD LANVIN PATH TO FOLLOW

Posted on by Cameron Tewson

It’s Bruno Sialelli’s second season at Lanvin. And it’s really not the easiest Maison to design for, especially after the so idiosyncratic Alber Elbaz era and the last couple of turbulent years related to the label’s ownership and direction. And add up to all this Jeanne Lanvin, the founder of the brand, who left behind a vast archive. […]