14 August 2018
Tim Blanks meditates on the man who gave birth to the concept of makeup artist as a media figure, paving the way for the likes of Pat McGrath and Kylie Jenner, and the current wave of movies taking audiences behind fashion’s mirror.
19 July 2018
The production designer created otherworldly sets for the likes of John Galliano’s Dior, but his fantasies were earthed by the humility of the man himself, writes Tim Blanks.
Ready-to-Wear - Spring 2019
12 July 2018
Jonny Johansson showed his obsession with dancers, which he translated into a performance in four acts: rehearsal, onstage, offstage and night.
Haute Couture - Autumn 2018
5 July 2018
Pierpaolo Piccioli’s stream of consciousness couture was supremely relaxed and confident in its grandeur, smashing proportion to smithereens.
John Galliano’s ‘neo-digital natives’ — always on the move, impatient with convention and bundled up against the world — made for a gorgeous confusion of form, function and fearless flight of fancy.
4 July 2018
In the past, Armani’s unsated appetite for eccentricity has occasionally undone his couture. That wasn’t the case here.
3 July 2018
The clothes came from a dreamland, but the show was rooted in real life — specifically the view over the Seine, lined with the stalls of “les bouquinistes," from Karl Lagerfeld’s apartment.
Christian Dior Couture
Maria Grazia Chiuri's collection was a minor masterpiece of almost monastic restraint in its muted colour palette and its rigorous, repetitive silhouettes.
2 July 2018
Julie de Libran celebrated the brand's 50th anniversary by glossing its essence with something grander.
Ronald van der Kemp
The collection's spontaneous touches perfectly embodied RDVK’s own infatuation with the romance of fashion.
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