Up-and-comer Chris Gelinas is turning his attention to cocktail dresses and evening gowns, but his formal frocks could use a greater sense of ease.
More and more emerging fashion designers are adopting a direct-to-consumer model, wooed by the promise of higher margins and a closer relationship with the customer. Can they really do without wholesale?
Chris Gelinas' clothes speak volumes, but quietly.
Set to present his third CG by Chris Gelinas collection at New York Fashion Week, the Canadian-born, New York-based designer speaks to BoF on how he’s balancing early critical success with the challenges of running a fashion start-up.
Twelve talented young designers have been shortlisted for the inaugural LVMH Prize.