The fashion industry remains accused

The fashion industry remains accused

Between the demonstrations in China against the persecution of the Muslim people and the new revelations about the SHEIN brand, let’s take stock. In 2021, Chinese-Swedish designer Louise Xin will dedicate her first digital fashion show to the Uyghur community. Photo credit: Emma Grann. It will soon be three years since ASPI (the Australian Institute … Read more

On Instagram, a one-of-a-kind archive of Lebanon’s rich fashion history

On Instagram, a one-of-a-kind archive of Lebanon's rich fashion history

Issued on: 05/01/2023 – 18:22 From professional fashion photography to family snaps, the “Lebanese Fashion History” Instagram account documents Lebanese life through images of turn-of-the-20th-century fashion and social upheaval. Its creator, an Australian fashion designer with Lebanese roots, told the FRANCE 24 Observers team what inspired him to create the first Lebanese fashion history archive. … Read more

to decipher the evolutions of the fashion and luxury industry

to decipher the evolutions of the fashion and luxury industry

A look back at the podcasts that marked FashionNetwork.com’s 2022 year. Here are the LuxurynsightXFashionNetwork audio episodes to listen or re-listen to understand the major developments in the fashion and luxury industry and the challenges it faces, between armed conflicts, rising commodity prices, the climate change and national industrial sovereignty. . With his interlocutors, Godfrey … Read more

recycling and second hand, last resort for fashion?

recycling and second hand, last resort for fashion?

Paris – Political and economic situation, figures on the evolution of the fashion market, potential for recycling and second hand… On Thursday, December 1, 2022, the fashion ecosystem was invited to the annual seminar of the Institut Français de la Mode (IFM) to “rethink fashion”. Rethinking, reinventing or literally “rebooting” a system that (definitely?) no … Read more

Fashion Week: Dark Hours

Fashion Week : heures sombres

After New York, London and Milan, the Fashion Week that presented women’s ready-to-wear for the coming autumn-winter was to end in apotheosis in the fashion capital of the world, where it was held from February 28 to March 8. But Paris could not be a party. After two years burdened by the coronavirus, the tragedy … Read more

Paris Fashion Week | A serious and protective fashion in times of war.

Paris fashion week |  A serious and protective fashion in times of war.

(Paris) Bodysuits reminiscent of bulletproof vests, dark colours, serious runway sets: some have said that fashion lost its “right to exist” during the war, but Paris Fashion Week didn’t ring false, even revealing elements prophetic. Posted on March 8 Olga NEDBAEVA French media agency After two years marked by COVID-19, the women’s ready-to-wear week that … Read more

At Paris Fashion Week, fashion shows are an art

At Paris Fashion Week, fashion shows are an art

Balenciaga. BALENCIAGA Fashion is not an art, but she likes artists capable of densifying or embellishing her message. We saw it again during this spring-summer 2023 fashion week, which took place from September 26 to October 4, in Paris. In the tunnel of the one hundred and five fashion shows, Balenciaga’s always manages to stand … Read more