Brutalist, bold, often beautiful, occasionally pretty sleazy and often chicly modern is how one could describe both Berlin, and the latest Givenchy collection, which was inspired by the German capital.
A pall hung over the Nina Ricci show in Paris. The evening before, the house officially denied a trade newspaper report that this would be the last show by its designer. Nonetheless, an air of finality about the event.
After seven years at Balmain, all fairly respectful of the house’s couture DNA, designer Olivier Rousteing looked into the future with high-tech PVC and space age materials. All leavened with a dash of Tina Turner folly.
Gerry Weber wants to boost its turnaround with the debut of a new brand. Gr8tful is a digital-only label offering premium womenswear with its launch this month inviting customers to a “relaxed online shopping” experience