YSL Beauty presents their collector edition of the iconic ‘Mon Paris’ fragrance with Chinese superstar Dilraba Dilmurat. Discover the film directed by Say Who.
FIAC 2019: Inside the grand opening
FIAC to the future. As FIAC prepares to say au revoir to le Grand Palais, Paris’ most anticipated Art event of the year waxed nostalgic on its past, showcased art devoted to the urgency of life in the present moment while focusing on the emerging talents of tomorrow. This year’s 46th edition marks the last time the colossal event will take place at the Grand Palais before it is forced to move when the monument undergoes major renovations through 2024. This French-accented fair featured 199 galleries from an unprecedented 29 countries as Paris reaffirmed itself as the capital of culture on the world’s stage. The ambitious offerings were reflections of the current climate – both political and meteorological – with several works focusing on climate change, mental health and our global consumption habits.
Paris Fashion Week: sitting front row at Thom Browne SS20
Paris Fashion Week: Thom Browne presented his spring-summer 2020 collection at the Beaux-Arts de Paris this week. Sitting front row, Cardi B does not hold back her excitement…
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The Business of Fashion unveils the 2019 BoF 500 in Paris
The BoF 500, published each year by The Business of Fashion, is one of the most awaited and respected rankings within the fashion community. It is international in scope and accurately identifies the people who shape a constantly evolving industry. For its 2019 edition, the BoF 500 highlights the need for diversity in fashion especially, as embodied by rapper Chika, model Alton Mason, actresses Indya Moore and Zendaya, and LVMH Prize finalist Kenneth Ize.
Paris Fashion Week: sitting front row at Issey Miyake SS20
Paris Fashion Week – Follow Say Who backstage at the Issey Miyake SS20 show by Satoshi Kondo, who presented his collection at Paris’ Centquatre…
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Paris Fashion Week: sitting front row at Vivienne Westwood SS20
The Andreas Kronthaler for Vivienne Westwood Spring/Summer 2020 show invitation featured a photograph of a Sumatran tiger. The picture was taken by Dr. Wai-Ming Wong of Fauna & Flora International, an organization that works for the protection of all animal and plant species endangered by climate change. The Sumatran tiger, which reappears in the collection on a “Tiger Dress,” is one of these species. Anyone who knows Vivienne Westwood and Andreas Kronthaler’s fashion knows their commitment to the environment. The couple took part in the climate protest that took place just a few days before the show…
Paris Fashion Week: sitting front row at Yohji Yamamoto SS20
The Yohji Yamamoto show always comes as a breath of fresh air within the Paris Fashion Week craziness. A few minutes before the show, guests were taking their seats on the benches installed in front of a gigantic white curtain falling onto the ground, and creating a beautiful draping. The first silhouettes appear in front of Coco Rocha, Sarah Moon or Juergen Teller sitting front row…
Paris Fashion Week: sitting front row at Olivier Theyskens SS20
For connoisseurs, Olivier Theyskens is a fashion staple (as anyone who saw his recent retrospective at the MoMu in Antwerp can confirm). After stints as artistic director at Rochas, Nina Ricci, and Theory, the Belgian-born designer relaunched his eponymous label in 2016. Since, his Parisian show has been a not-to-miss event. In the front row this season sat models Constance Jablonski, Coco Rocha and Geogia Fowler, plus it-girl Olivia Palermo and the photographer Ellen Von Unwerth…
Paris Fashion Week: sitting front row at Elie Saab SS20
Paris Fashion Week: our first row exclusive at Elie Saab Spring-Summer 2020 with Debby Ryan, Larsen Thompson and Anoushka Delon…
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“LIBRE”: A night at Castel with Dua Lipa and YSL Beauty
The campaign for LIBRE, YSL Beauty’s latest perfume, was unveiled just before the summer. But Paris Fashion Week was—of course—the perfect time to celebrate the official launch. With notes of orange blossom and lavender, LIBRE adds to the collection of iconic fragrances by the house, and Grammy-winning singer Dua Lipa is its muse. In the discreet venue Chez Castel, guests like Derek Blasberg, Nicky Hilton, Ines Rau, Fiona Zanetti and Jasmine Sanders (a.k.a. Golden Barbie) gathered on the first floor for a dinner prepared by chef Jean Imbert…