Lanvin Appoints New Creative Director

PARIS, France — Lanvin has named Bruno Sialelli as creative director. Sialelli joins the brand from Loewe, where he worked under Jonathan Anderson as menswear design director. Previously, he held design roles at Paco Rabanne and Balenciaga, working under...

Can Tiffany Boost Its Gen-Z Cred?

NEW YORK, United States — How granular do you really have to get?  When it comes to communicating the origin of a diamond to consumers, very, according to Tiffany chief executive Alessandro Bogliolo. In early January 2019, the American jeweller...
Celebrating Togetherness at Sacai

Celebrating Togetherness at Sacai

PARIS, France — MELTING POT was the message twistily woven in orange across a navy blue smock top. Chitose Abe has shown herself to be a great believer in the brotherhood of man and the sisterhood of woman, and she called her new collections –...
A Hybrid Dream at Undercover

A Hybrid Dream at Undercover

PARIS, France — Good lord, what is there left to say about an Undercover show at this point? There’s something surreal about the way Jun Takahashi digests and spits out time, space, art, fashion, music in a single mindblowing performance. But I...
Swan Diving Into the Abyss at Comme des Garçons

Swan Diving Into the Abyss at Comme des Garçons

PARIS, France — Light needs dark. Joy needs sadness. Fashion needs Comme des Garcons. Opposites validate themselves by co-existence. And so Rei Kawakubo’s new men’s collection was an elegant swan dive into the abyss. Beauty in morbidity. The enduring...