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
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
MILAN | ITALY – – Italian luxury fashion house Prada has postponed its resort show that was set to take place on May 21 in Japan, amid concerns over the coronavirus outbreak, Women’s Wear Daily (WWD) reported. ‘This decision was made as a precautionary measure as well as an act of responsibility and respect for … More FASHION AVENUE| Prada Delays Japan Show Amid Coronavirus Concerns
LOS ANGELES / CALIFORNIA – Lady Gaga has lined up her next feature film and will play the wife of a murdered heir to the Gucci fashion dynasty, Hollywood media reported on Friday. Gaga, whose first lead movie role in “A Star is Born” last year was critically acclaimed, will play Patrizia Reggiani, who served … More THE GOSSIP, THE GLITZ AND THE GLAMOUR | Lady Gaga To Play Scandal – Plagued Gucci Wife In Next Feature Film
DUBAI – Italian fashion house Giorgio Armani is heading to Dubai to present its Cruise 2021 collection in the city in April. The show will coincide with the reopening of the brand’s store at The Dubai Mall. ‘I’m very happy to be back in Dubai after 10 years, especially on the occasion of the EXPO … More FASHION AVENUE | Giorgio Armani To Present His Cruise 2021 Collection In Dubai
ROME/ITALY – High-end fashion met budget high-street retail at a glittering catwalk show in Rome on Thursday evening, where Italian designer Giambattista Valli Presented his new collection for Sweden’s H&M in Rome’s sumptuous 17thcentury Palazzo Doria Pamphilj. Against a backdrop of chandeliered gilded salons, models including Kendall Jenner swept down a pink catwalk in an … More FASHION AVENUE | Couture Meets High-Street In Giambattista Vali, H&M Collaboration
There is nothing like coming home and lighting a beautiful candle. Especially, when the candle supports a worthy cause. Louis Vuitton has just announced its collaboration with the non-profit organization (RED). Created in 2006 by legendary singer-songwriter and philanthropist Bono and activist Bobby Shriver, it supports the fight against AIDS. The Louis Vuitton (RED) candle … More LIFE | Louis Vuitton Launches A Candle To Support (RED)
The British Fashion Council has announced the nominations for the 2019 Fashion Awards, with model Adut Akech and designer Daniel Lee of Bottega Veneta among those recognized. The awards recognize “exceptional individuals whose imagination and creativity has broken new ground in fashion” in the fashion industry, a British Fashion Council (BFC) press release stated. The … More FASHION AVENUE | Who Will Be Named Model Of The Year?
MILAN/ITALY – Grab Your Wallet, a group that asks shoppers to boycott business with ties to Donald Trump’s family and administration, is adding Louis Vuitton and other LVMH brands to its list. LVMH is facing a boycott threat after the French luxury house invited President Donald Trump to the opening of a new Louis Vuitton … More FASHION AVENUE| Louis Vuitton Faces Boycott Threat After Trump Visits Factory
The CFDA-anointed fashion icon all but broke social media in September when she traipsed down the runway in the barley there green Versace dress that helped catapult her to the style stardom 20 years ago. Less than a month later, the “Hustlers” actress sent fans into a frenzy on Thursday night, after paparazzi photos of … More FASHION AVENUE | Jennifer Lopez knows a thing or two about using fashion to make a splash.