Iris van Herpen inspired by fungi for haute couture collection
Iris van Herpen showcased her latest collection ‘Roots of Rebirth’ during Paris Haute Couture Week, with 21 looks inspired by roots and spores. The collection explores the symbiosis of high technology with artisanal craftsmanship of couture, referencing the “intricacy of fungi and the entanglement of life that breathes beneath our feet,” said...
5 hours ago
Couture designers call on arthouse filmmakers to bring life to presentations
With the pandemic forcing Paris Fashion week online, haute couture designers have turned to celebrated arthouse directors to give a little spectacle to their presentations, even if some admit a growing desperation to return to live shows. In these uncertain times, the fashion world needs a touch of magic more than ever and Dior drafted in...
12 hours ago
Christian Dior explores tarot cards for haute couture SS21
Catwalk shows with audiences might be off-limits this Haute Couture season, but that doesn’t mean fashion houses aren’t going big. Christian Dior’s Maria Grazia Chiuri showcased her spring/summer 2021 collection with a tarot card inspired 15-minute film shot at a Tuscan castle by Italian director Matteo Garrone. Taking inspiration from the tarot...
Jan. 26, 2021
These trends will be in shop windows for summer 2021
2021 also promises to be an uncertain year in connection with the corona crisis, which is why FashionUnited brings you an overview of the main trends that will determine the spring-summer 2021 season. A 'best of' for retailers and e-retailers who are looking for inspiration to replenish their stock or to keep their windows as up-to-date as...
Jan. 25, 2021
Video: Max Mara presents its SS21 collection
In this video, Italian fashion company Max Mara has presented its SS21 collection at Milan Fashion Week. Watch the video below. Video: World Fashion Channel via YouTube Photo credit: Max Mara, Facebook
Jan. 20, 2021
Video: A Fashion reveals its SS21 shoe trends
In this video, A Fashion has revealed its SS21 shoe trends. Some of the trends mentioned include cosy slides, gladiator shoes and rain boots. Watch the video below. Video: A Fashion via YouTube Photo credit: Unsplash
Jan. 19, 2021
Menswear accessories trends for Spring/Summer 2021
Trendstop brings FashionUnited readers the essential accessories directions from the Men’s international catwalk events set to impact Spring Summer 2021 and beyond. Men’s accessories come with high levels of functionality combined with a refined approach to material and finishing. Infused with trending minimalist, artisanal and global...
Jan. 15, 2021
Video: Louis Vuitton presents its SS21 womenswear fashion show
In this video, Louis Vuitton presents its SS21 womenswear collection by Nicolas Ghesquiere at a fashion show in Paris.Watch the video below. Video: Louis Vuitton via YouTube Photo credit: Louis Vuitton, Facebook
Jan. 14, 2021
Video: Jacquemus' SS21 fashion show
In this video, Jacquemus presents his simple, wearable and beautiful SS21 collection through a fashion show held in a field.Watch the video below. Video: Bayoucool2 via YouTube Photo credit: Jacquemus, Facebook
Jan. 14, 2021
Video: Prada presents its SS21 womenswear collection
In this video, Prada presents its SS21 womenswear collection and an interview with Miuccia Prada and Raf Simons follows after.Watch the video below. Video: Prada via YouTube Photo credit: Prada, Facebook
Jan. 13, 2021
Video: The making of Loewe's Flamenco clutch bag
In this video from Loewe, artist Maite Infantes Torralba shows how to make the Flamenco clutch bag designed for Loewe’s SS21 womenswear collection. Watch the video below. Source: Loewe via YouTube
Jan. 13, 2021
Introducing COS Spring/Summer 2021 Collection
The COS Spring Summer 2021 collection explores contemporary culture and reacts to an environment of change. Wardrobe icons are elevated and redefined to reflect a new way of living, whilst remaining devoted to timeless style and longevity. Craftsmanship and tactile fabrics build silhouettes which ensure ease of movement while in-house designed...
Jan. 13, 2021