A museum dedicated to Yves Saint Laurent opens in Marrakech|THEGUARDIAN

Screen Shot 2017-10-19 at 19.17.51Pierre Bergé’s last tribute to his lifetime partner Yves Saint Laurent is a dedicated museum in Marrakech. The museum is designed to reflect the work and credo of Yves Saint Laurent and to commemorate the couple’s time in Marrakech. The official opening is today, Thursday 19th.  Continue reading “A museum dedicated to Yves Saint Laurent opens in Marrakech|THEGUARDIAN”

Shanghai’s top 8 designers to know|BOF

Screen Shot 2017-10-19 at 19.09.42Shanghai Fashion Week ended up with a big excitement over the Chinese fashion designers that have established their names against their country being considered as a mass-production site. Business of Fashion’s Gemma A. Williams picked up 8 names that are about to be loud in the next few seasons – Xu Zhi, Angel Chen, ShuShu/Tong, Xiao Li, Xander Zhou and Feng Chen Wang.  Continue reading “Shanghai’s top 8 designers to know|BOF”

Dries Van Noten’s life in a movie|WWD

Screen Shot 2017-10-11 at 22.41.21There was a premiere screening of ‘Dries’, a movie by Reiner Holzemer about Dries Van Noten hosted by Bergdorf Goodman in NYC. The movie features Dries Van Noten’s private house, garden and all the process of making four [main] collections a year. The designer was there and talked about how it feels to look backward at oneself instead of forward to the new collections.  Continue reading “Dries Van Noten’s life in a movie|WWD”

Guo Pei is enjoying her first solo exhibition in Atlanta|NYTIMES

Screen Shot 2017-10-11 at 22.18.10.pngAs the first Chinese designer ever to become an official member of Chambre Syndicale de la Haute Couture, Guo Pei is having a heart-moving moment at the preparations to her first solo exhibition ‘Guo Pei: Couture Beyond’ in Atlanta’s SCAD FASH Museum of Fashion and Film. The designer talks about her childhood that was depraved of any fashion and colours to the 2015 Rihanna’s Met Gala gown (yes, the omelette one). The exhibition is on view Oct. 27th – March 4th, 2018. Continue reading “Guo Pei is enjoying her first solo exhibition in Atlanta|NYTIMES”

Victoria’s Secret show in Shanghai is a business move|FASHIONISTA

Screen Shot 2017-10-11 at 00.32.17.pngThe brand is being serious about the Chinese market, with a February launched four-story flagship in Shanghai and eight Chinese models to walk the show on November 28th as the country’s women’s underwear market is estimated to reach 26 billion USD in 2021. The Fashionista’s Fawnia Soo Hoo is analysing the case. Continue reading “Victoria’s Secret show in Shanghai is a business move|FASHIONISTA”

Oscar de la Renta’s exhibition opens in Houston|WWD

Screen Shot 2017-10-10 at 00.21.00.pngHouston’s Museum of Fine Arts is hosting the showcase of 70 Oscar de la Renta’s most remarkable dresses. Amal Clooney’s wedding dress is loaned for this special occasion as it was the last dress the designer created before he died. The exhibitors includes also the notable loans from Beyoncé, Wyatt and Annette de la Renta. The exhibitions is hosted October 8th – January 28th.  Continue reading “Oscar de la Renta’s exhibition opens in Houston|WWD”