Tag Archives: SS20

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

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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. […]

GUCCI FACES BACKLASH FOR STRAITJACKETS AT MILAN SHOW

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Gucci faces a possible backlash for showing straitjackets, meant to make a statement about self-expression and not to be sold in stores, at Milan Fashion Week. Model Ayesha Tan Jones held up “Mental Health Is Not Fashion” on her hands on her way down the runway. She then posted on Instagram that straitjackets symbolize “a cruel […]