Fashion Revolution calls for new approach to fashion weeks

Campaigning group Fashion Revolution said the fashion industry must rapidly shift towards alternative, innovative models that promote creativity and craftsmanship.

Amsterdam Fashion Week unveils initial line-up for its upcoming September edition

Amsterdam Fashion Week has announced the first names on its show program for the upcoming September edition, as the event prepares for its third edition in the city.

Rakuten takes over from Amazon as the main sponsor of Tokyo Fashion Week

Rakuten is now the main sponsor of Tokyo Fashion Week. The event has been re-named as "Rakuten Fashion Week Tokyo" starting with the event’s upcoming edition for spring/ summer 2020, which will take place in October.

Dior Men to unveil pre-fall collection in Miami on December 3

After choosing Tokyo last year, Kim Jones, the designer of Dior Men, has decided to show the label’s next pre-fall collection in Florida, on the eve of the Art Basel Miami Beach contemporary art fair.

Paris Fashion Week: Nanushka, Nehera, Sadaels to feature on presentation calendar

The French Fashion and Haute Couture Federation has included new entries Nanushka, Nehera and Sadaels in the presentation calendar for the S/S 2020 Paris Fashion Week, scheduled from September 23 to October 1 2019.

Fashion Scout changes venue for SS20

Fashion Scout, the international showcase for emerging designers, has announced that this September it is swapping Freemasons Hall, its home for the past eight years, for Victoria House on Bloomsbury Square.

Milan Fashion Week lures five new runway shows to official calendar

In a ruddy sign of renewed health for the Italian fashion capital, Milan Fashion Week has added five new noted houses to its official calendar, which was released Friday afternoon by the Camera della Moda.

Peter Pilotto to stage its next show in Milan

Peter Pilotto, one of London Fashion Week’s most happening houses, will stage its next runway show in Milan this autumn, making its Italian debut in the storied Teatro Manzoni on Wednesday, September 18.

Paris ready-to-wear season welcomes a half-dozen new brands, as Patou ducks the runway

The next French ready-to-wear calendar this autumn will welcome some eight new brands, three of them for its catwalks, in the nine-day calendar that starts on Monday, September 23.

Pyer Moss, Tommy Hilfiger and Longchamp: the highlights of New York Fashion Week

Tom Ford, Pyer Moss and Brandon Maxwell are all set to storm New York this September.

Madrid Fashion Week brings its summer dates forward to June

The Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Madrid will hold its next summer edition, in 2020, from June 23-28 instead of in July, a date change that was agreed with the designers. 

Boss to show in Milan

The German label will show its Boss line at the next Milan Fashion Week in September with a co-ed show.

Are fashion weeks becoming unmanageable?

Scores of off-calendar presentations and shows are now the norm, in parallel with increasingly intense fashion week schedules. spoke with designers and buyers to understand the phenomenon.

London Fashion Week opens up to the public

In light of the growing public interest towards fashion, the British Fashion Council is bringing London Fashion Week closer to the wider audience by announcing a new hybrid format.

Tommy Hilfiger returns to New York

Tommy Hilfiger is bringing his fashion extravaganza back to New York.

Fashion For Relief gala will return to London in September

The next Fashion For Relief charity gala, which raises funds for various environmental and humanitarian causes, will be held in London on September 14 during Fashion Week.

Miami Swim Week makes a splash in South Beach

The swimwear-focused event kicks off in Miami on Thursday, offering attendees a packed schedule of runway shows from both local and international brands, as well as trade fairs and a range of parties and receptions.

Milan Fashion Week Women reshuffles calendar to inject fresh energy

From the September 2019 edition, the Milan Fashion Week show calendar will be more balanced, to make each day a special occasion. In February 2020, Gucci will open the week and Armani will stage the closing show. 

Fendi dazzles with new materials in Roman Forum

Fendi feted its Rome origins on Thursday night in an ancient temple, with a collection inspired by the very stones and mosaics on which the house’s well-heeled guests walked.

Haute Couture? Make that Alta Moda in Paris

We know they call it Haute Couture in Paris, but it really should be rechristened Alta Moda a Parigi this month. For never before have we seen a French season so dominated by Italian talent.

Valentino enters fantasy terrain, trumpets for inclusivity

​One entered the world of supreme fashion fantasy at Valentino on Wednesday night in Paris, the finale of four days of haute couture runway shows and a very clear aesthetic statement on the importance of inclusivity.

Jean Paul Gaultier presents more brainteaser couture

Winston Churchill famously defined Russia as “a riddle, wrapped inside a mystery, inside an enigma.” Which is not a bad way to define the latest couture show by Jean Paul Gaultier staged Wednesday in Paris.

Elie Saab: Great occasions with a sci-fi eastern touch

There can be few better couturiers to turn to than Elie Saab when the time comes to celebrate important moments in life - weddings, awards, key anniversaries all can elegantly be rejoiced in his fashion. 

Maison Margiela Artisanal: Natty nomadic cutting

Judging by his latest collection; choice of music and light projections, John Galliano is in a reflective mood – as was evident in his latest fashion offering for Maison Margiela.

Givenchy: Johnny Rotten meets the Virgin Queen

Clare Waight Keller must now be couture’s most potent image maker. Her latest collection was a tough poetic statement that confirmed her as a couturier of skill and importance.