Salmon leather may put fish skin on the catwalk

Reuters published this video item, entitled “Salmon leather may put fish skin on the catwalk” – below is their description. A French company is collecting salmon skins that would otherwise wind up in restaurant trash cans, turning them into leather and pitching them at the high-end luxury market. Reuters YouTube Channel Got a comment? Leave … Read more Salmon leather may put fish skin on the catwalk

From the archives: 1930s fashion in the skies

Reuters published this video item, entitled “From the archives: 1930s fashion in the skies” – below is their description. Who needs a catwalk when you’ve got an airplane aisle? As New York Fashion Week draws to a close, let’s rewind to 1936 – when fashion took to the skies. Reuters YouTube Channel Got a comment? … Read more From the archives: 1930s fashion in the skies

Cruise collection 2021: Dior embraces artisanal heritage of Italy’s Puglia region

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “Cruise collection 2021: Dior embraces artisanal heritage of Italy’s Puglia region” – below is their description. In these unprecedented times, the world of fashion is grappling with a key question. Large gatherings are still banned and the need for social distancing remains – so what future for the … Read more Cruise collection 2021: Dior embraces artisanal heritage of Italy’s Puglia region

Two sisters from outback Queensland with a dream for their designs on global catwalks | ABC News

From the canvas to the catwalk – the designs of Aboriginal artists from Queensland’s central west are about to go on show. A new Indigenous fashion label is being launched with plans to go global. For more from ABC News, click here: https://ab.co/2kxYCZY You can watch more ABC News content on iview: https://ab.co/2OB7Mk1 Subscribe to … Read more Two sisters from outback Queensland with a dream for their designs on global catwalks | ABC News

2020/08/05 Anti-China alliance / For fashion’s sake

— #America’s top diplomat on an anti-#China alliance mission — could it work? What’s the red line for China and the U.S.? — Fashion houses are in big trouble. A return to the catwalk despite the pandemic — will it help get fashion back on its feet? An industry insider tells us. Subscribe to us … Read more 2020/08/05 Anti-China alliance / For fashion’s sake

2020/07/29 Dialogue Between China and EU / For Fashion’s Sake: The View from Simon Collins

— #China and #Europe are in a serious “pragmatic” dialogue. Could common ground and interests in the pandemic and trade carry the day, despite geopolitics? — Fashion houses are in big trouble. A return to the catwalk despite the pandemic — will it help get fashion back on its feet? An industry insider tells us. … Read more 2020/07/29 Dialogue Between China and EU / For Fashion’s Sake: The View from Simon Collins

Dior designer Maria Grazia Chiuri talks through digital couture show

In the summer of 1944, shortly after Paris had been liberated but war was still raging in the rest of the world, a cohort of French designers conjured up an audacious scheme to ensure Paris remained the capital of haute couture in the post-war world. (The Nazis had wanted to transfer it lock stock and thread to Berlin.)  Le Petit Théâtre de la Mode, (or the miniature … Read more Dior designer Maria Grazia Chiuri talks through digital couture show

Legendary: Werk It: Elements of Vogue | Catwalk, Duckwalk | HBO Max

HBO Max published this video item, entitled “Legendary: Werk It: Elements of Vogue | Catwalk, Duckwalk | HBO Max” – below is their description. Class is in session so get ready to learn how to put a little pep in your step. In Legendary, a new HBO Max competition series that pulls from the underground … Read more Legendary: Werk It: Elements of Vogue | Catwalk, Duckwalk | HBO Max

Fashion: Is there any point in dressing up under lockdown?

The global Covid-19 pandemic has affected all aspects of life, including fashion. Designers, events organisers and journalists around the world are now confined to their homes. Catwalk shows and fittings are distant memories. So how is the world of fashion coping in these strange times? And crucially, is there any point in dressing up under lockdown? … Read more Fashion: Is there any point in dressing up under lockdown?

Ready-to-wear, winter 2020: Tackling the zeitgeist head-on

Fashion is very often pure escapism – but today, that couldn’t be further from the truth. For proof, look no further than the catwalk decors that provide a backdrop for designers’ latest ready-to-wear collections. Next winter’s offerings were largely a realisation of the most unsettling contemporary fears: Kenzo’s show (pictured) took place in quarantine, while Japanese … Read more Ready-to-wear, winter 2020: Tackling the zeitgeist head-on

Ready-to-wear, winter 2020: Paris celebrates diversity

Fashion is always one season ahead, defined by its link to the disruptions that push our society forward. For its winter 2020 ready-to-wear collections, Chanel sends both slim and voluptuous models down the catwalk; black and white women dressed as musketeers. Balmain rethinks the very concept of the bourgeoisie, while Nigerian designer Kenneth Ize joins his … Read more Ready-to-wear, winter 2020: Paris celebrates diversity

Honey Ross on How Trolling Inspired Her to Campaign for Body Positivity | Lorraine

Subscribe now for more! http://bit.ly/1KyA9sV Body positivity campaigner, Honey Ross, joins Lorraine to talk about her journey from a young teen, who felt the way she looked was something to be ashamed of, into a body confident activist who, at size 18, couldn’t be happier with the way she looks. Honey is inspired to share … Read more Honey Ross on How Trolling Inspired Her to Campaign for Body Positivity | Lorraine

Jean-Paul Gaultier bids farewell to Haute Couture

It was the hot ticket of the Haute Couture 2020 collections: Jean-Paul Gaultier’s final catwalk show, after a 50-year career. Paris’s Châtelet Theatre was packed to the rafters and the atmosphere was electric as the French designer unveiled a collection made up of 200 pieces, all featuring his trademark details: the iconic Breton striped shirt, underwear worn … Read more Jean-Paul Gaultier bids farewell to Haute Couture

Jean-Paul Gaultier bids farewell to the catwalk

Famous for Madonna’s cone bras, blue and white stripy T-shirts, saintly models and corsets, “L’Enfant terrible” of French fashion Jean-Paul Gaultier is retiring from the catwalk. His final haute couture show, which marked 50 years of his career, took place this week in Paris. Fashion writers Susie Lau and Alice Pfeiffer speak to Eve Jackson about the end … Read more Jean-Paul Gaultier bids farewell to the catwalk