Haute Couture Fall 2021: Balenciaga’s lampshade hats
Irish award-winning Haute Couture milliner Philip Treacy was the one behind the masterpieces. His hats have been worn by a large number of personalities, from Grace Jones and the Duchess of Cornwall to Madonna and Lady Gaga. For Balenciaga’s Fall 2021 Couture collection, Philip Treacy created futuristic oval headpieces with a mirror-like finish...
Jul. 16, 2021
Video: Fendi haute couture collection
In this video, Italian luxury fashion house Fendi has presented its haute couture collection. Watch the video below. Video: Fendi via YouTube
Jul. 8, 2021
Video: Schiaparelli FW21 haute couture collection
In this video, the Italian fashion label Schiaparelli has released its FW21 haute couture collection. Watch the video below. Video: Schiaparelli via YouTube Photo credit: Schiaparelli, Facebook
Jul. 8, 2021
Dior presents first physical haute couture show in 18 months
After two seasons of digital haute couture fashion films, Christian Dior returned to Paris Haute Couture Week with a physical catwalk showcase for its autumn/winter 2021 collection. In the show notes, Dior’s creative director, Maria Grazia Chiuri, said that the catwalk showcase with a large audience was her way of “reclaiming the values of haute...
Jul. 6, 2021
Mytheresa looks to casual activewear for fall 2021 menswear styles
Fall 2021 will see a blend of comfort and casual as consumers begin to shift out of work-from-home and back into a lifestyle more similar to pre-pandemic rituals. And for Mytheresa, this translates into a hybrid trend bringing together activewear and everyday styles. “We’ve seen a lot of brands adapting typical skiwear pieces to the everyday...
Jun. 4, 2021
Fall/Winter 2021: Key fashion themes for the season
Trendstop brings FashionUnited readers a key womenswear theme emerging for Fall Winter 2021, that will be essential in informing future season’s collections. As gender lines become blurred, classic masculine dress codes are translated for womenswear. With upcoming industry events such as London Fashion Week adopting a unisex approach, and...
May 21, 2021
Comfort is in: how a year in loungewear is shaping trouser trends
People are not ready to ditch the sweatpants - at least not entirely. As ordinances on social distancing and facial coverings begin to lift and people return to their pre-pandemic routines, clothing trends indicate that consumers prefer the comfort of the loungewear they had been wearing during lockdown. “Comfort became a key priority for people...
May 18, 2021
Fall 21 trend: The ubiquitous flannel shirt
The ubiquitous flannel shirt looks set to be a star item for fall wardrobes, a unisex style with a cachet that rarely fails. From Isabel Marant to Marc Jacobs, flannel shirts are a core utility garment, with new details and sustainable updates to make it relevant for the Fall 21 season. A key item in any workwear range plan, comfort clothes and...
May 14, 2021
Fall/Winter 2021 macro theme: Integrated globalism
Though separation may have occurred in the physical world, designers and makers are seeking to reconnect us with our global community through collaborative endeavors and the promotion of a more inclusive culture. Echoing consumer’s renewed sense of community and desire to look beyond their own borders, Integrated Globalism appeals to that...
May 14, 2021
Video: Louis Vuitton pre-FW21 menswear collection
In this video, French fashion house Louis Vuitton has presented its pre-FW21 menswear collection. Watch the video below. Video: Louis Vuitton via YouTube Photo credit: Louis Vuitton, Facebook
May 11, 2021
Fall/Winter 2021 macro theme: Uber refined vintage
Trendstop brings FashionUnited readers a key, early mainstream macro theme for Fall Winter 2022, Uber Refined Vintage. Vintage revival trends continue to evolve as traditional colour palettes, print ideas and shapes are revisited and reinterpreted through a modern lens. As consumers seek comfort in nostalgia and move towards a more investment...
May 7, 2021
Video: Dior FW21 menswear campaign
In this video, Christian Dior has presented its colourful and vibrant FW21 menswear campaign designed by Kim Jones in collaboration with artist Kenny Scharf. Watch the video below. Video: Christian Dior via YouTube Photo credit: Dior, Facebook
May 6, 2021