FASHION AVENUE | Paris To Hold Men’s Fashion Week In Virtual Format July 9-13 – Statement

Paris will hold a men’s fashion week in virtual format from July 9 to July 13 for the Men Spring/Summer collection 2021, organizer said on Wednesday. ‘This event will be structured around a dedicated platform’, the Federation de la Haute Couture et de la Mode said in a statement. ‘Each house will be represented in … More FASHION AVENUE | Paris To Hold Men’s Fashion Week In Virtual Format July 9-13 – Statement

FASHION AVENUE| Serena Williams Has A New Gig As Global Ambassador For Stuart Weitzman

Stuart Weitzman has proudly announced the appointment of Serena Willaims as its newest global spokesperson. The luxury shoe brand has kicked off the partnership with its latest campaign that sees the tennis pro as the embodiment of women as pillars of strength, hope and optimism for their communities. Photographer James Green captured Williams standing tall … More FASHION AVENUE| Serena Williams Has A New Gig As Global Ambassador For Stuart Weitzman

FASHION AVENUE | Louis Vuitton Launches First Online Store In United Arab Emirates

French luxury brand Louis Vuitton has launched its first-ever online store in the United Arab Emirates. The e-commerce platform, accessible on louisvuitton.ae has launched with a range of ready-to-wear for both men and women, leather goods, footwear, accessories, watches, jewelry, luggage and fragrances available to shop in both Arabic and English. The storied Parisian maison … More FASHION AVENUE | Louis Vuitton Launches First Online Store In United Arab Emirates

FASHION AVENUE | Saint Laurent Steps Off Schedule For Its 2020 Fashion Shows

The novel coronavirus, its related lockdowns, and the cancellation of major fashion weeks in June and July has the fashion industry questioning its status quo. Saint Laurent is the latest brand to try something new: Today the Parisian house announced that it would move off schedule the remainder of 2020. While Paris’ menswear fashion week … More FASHION AVENUE | Saint Laurent Steps Off Schedule For Its 2020 Fashion Shows

BUSINESS | Hermes Launches Concierge Service In Dubai Amid Lockdown

Shortly after the UAE announced a week-long extension of its country-wide lockdown, Parisian luxury label Hermes has decided to launch a concierge service for its customers in the Emirates. As of April 19, the French maison will be delivering its ubiquitous orange boxes straight to the doorsteps of customers in Dubai with no minimum spend … More BUSINESS | Hermes Launches Concierge Service In Dubai Amid Lockdown

BUSINESS | Italy’s Fashion Leaders Urge Rome To Lift Restrictions On Industry

MILAN | ITALY – Italy’s fashion leaders called on the government on Thursday to loosen restrictions imposed in response to the coronavirus crisis to allow them to resume some production, warning that a prolonged lockdown risked irreparably damaging the sector. ‘Fashion is a seasonal industry, and certain dates are nor compressible. Not reopening shortly would … More BUSINESS | Italy’s Fashion Leaders Urge Rome To Lift Restrictions On Industry

FASHION | Legendary Shoe Designer Sergio Rossi Dies From COVID-19 Complications

Sergio Rossi has died from complications of COVID-19 at age 84. The Italian shoe designer had been hospitalized for a few days at the Bufalini Hospital in Cesena, Italy. ‘Today everyone at Sergio Rossi joins me in remembering our dear Sergiom the inspiring founder of our dream’, said Sergio Rossi CEO Riccardo Sciutto. ‘Sergio Rossi … More FASHION | Legendary Shoe Designer Sergio Rossi Dies From COVID-19 Complications

ROYAL FASHION | Queen Rania Makes A Case For Color Blocking In An Outfit By These Lebanese Couturiers

Her Majesty Queen Rania isn’t one to shy away from a colorful ensemble, as she is often spotted in bold-hue dress in purple, red, and blue. This time perfecting the trend of color blocking while showcasing her strong relationship with Arab designers, Her Majesty Queen Rania wore a royal blue skirt by Azzie & Osta … More ROYAL FASHION | Queen Rania Makes A Case For Color Blocking In An Outfit By These Lebanese Couturiers

FASHION AVENUE| Raf Simons Joins Prada As Co-Creative Director

This will be the first time in Prada’s 107-year history that a designer from outside the family has been appointed as Creative Director. Belgian designer Raf Simons is confirmed to take on the role of Co-Creative Director at Prada, effective April 1st, 2020. The acclaimed designer will be working alongside Prada’s current Creative Director, Miuccia … More FASHION AVENUE| Raf Simons Joins Prada As Co-Creative Director

FASHION AVENUE | Giorgio Armani’s Choice Of Language Sparks Controversy

Giorgio Armani castigated designers who encourage women into wearing inappropriate clothes. Giorgio Armani had a bone to pick on Friday after his Emporio Armani show. ‘I am tired of hearing about trends. They are nothing. I want to improve the woman who lives now. There’s all this musing about the past as a trend, but … More FASHION AVENUE | Giorgio Armani’s Choice Of Language Sparks Controversy