September’s Paris Fashion Week will feature a total of 92 houses, as Paul Smith and Raf Simons return, and scores of brands plan physical shows on the calendar of the Federation de la Haute Couture et de la Mode.
Balmain has partnered with UK broadcaster Channel 4 to create a first of its kind new short-form drama show. The series airs next month, streaming globally, with the stars wearing Balmain for all episodes.
With production company Division, FashionNetwork.com has analysed the way digital tech and the pandemic have forced labels to rethink how they express themselves, many using virtual catwalk shows as a novel tool.
Frasers Group continues to be one of the most active UK retailers in terms of new store openings and on Monday – as Scottish non-essential stores were allowed to reopen – it unveiled its newly refurbished Cruise store.