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PFW SS18: Chanel

MORE typical of a Parisian summer day, the sun shone exceptionally strong on Grand Palais this week. The Chanel-clad ladies who queued up for the show seemed to regret their choice of wool-tweed jackets and qui...
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PFW SS18: Louis Vuitton

SITUATED at the Louvre’s Pavillon de l’Horloge in Paris, creative director, Nicolas Ghesquière, debuted his Louis Vuitton SS18 collection as PFW concluded.   Under Ghesquière’s guidance, Louis Vuitton is th...
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PFW SS18: Acne Studios

AN ECLECTIC MIX of patterns, pastels, silks and suits makes for an Acne Studios SS18 that is thrift- shop chic, a mix-and-match jumble of modes. Sampling the ‘70s through pinstripes, snakeskin flairs and high-s...
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PFW SS18: Balenciaga

MORE is more at the Balenciaga SS18 show. Firstly, to discuss the unexpected Croc’s collaboration … although likely to be seen styled out by Rihanna somewhere, somehow, this is perhaps taking the ugly shoe tren...
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PFW SS18: Chloé

ANOTHER fashion house hosting a designer debut this season is Chloé, joining Jil Sander, Givenchy where Chloé’s former creative director Clare Waight Keller is premiering, and Lanvin. Natacha Ramsay-Levi, the f...
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PFW SS18: Dries Van Noten

THIS was a truly “Dries Van Noten” collection full of prints, textures and art references such as Picasso’s Femmes à leur toilette painting from 1938 employing the technique of collaging using an eclectic mix o...
OFF WHITE SS18

PFW SS18: Off-White

PRINCESS DIANA, muse to many, missed by most. Princess Diana, muse to Virgil Abloh, inspiration for Off-White's SS18 collection. Potentially the biggest risk-taking hybridising of styles of the current decade t...
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PFW SS18: Kenzo

DEFINING urban jungle, Kenzo returns to its roots as the SS18 collection boasts its multi-heritage origins in new-fashioned ways. Wild with bamboo prints, dark and red denims moulded into traditional Asian-styl...
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MFW SS18: Annakiki

AN EXPLOSION of energy, Annakiki’s SS18 was bursting with ultra-modern references, flashy fonts as well as bold stripes, vibrant patches and ripped materials. Defining the next-step in millennial fashion especi...

PFW SS18: Lanvin

WITH only 40 days to create his collection, Olivier Lapidus showed at Paris Fashion week as the new creative director of Lanvin. Expectations were high for Lapidus, after the departure from two other creative d...
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PFW SS18: Saint Laurent

IN tribute with a capital T to the true Yves Saint Laurent girl, Anthony Vaccarello’s SS18 collection felt touched by the spirit of the recently departed Pierre Bergé. This was the first show the long-time busi...