Topics :: Paris Fashion Week

Theron, Penn Dazzle as Dior Gets Political

By Thomas Adamson | Thursday Jul 10, 2014
When Academy Award-winning power-couple Charlize Theron and Sean Penn walked in to Dior's Monday show, holding hands and sat prominently on the front row, it's not only the couture gowns that dazzled guests.

Paris Fashion Week Recap, Part IV

By Thomas Adamson | Saturday Jul 5, 2014
The last day of Paris menswear shows celebrated the young waif Sunday, with Saint Laurent and Lanvin channeling the motto: Thin is in.

Paris Fashion Week Recap, Part III

By Thomas Adamson | Friday Jul 4, 2014
Saturday’s installment of Paris Menswear Week was all about unexpected turns. Karl Lagerfeld distracted guests by getting on like a house on fire - very visibly - with Chanel’s powerful arch-rival Bernard Arnault on the Dior Homme front row chatting thro

Paris Fashion Week Recap, Part II

By Thomas Adamson | Thursday Jul 3, 2014
Louis Vuitton boiled celebrity guests in a sweltering greenhouse. Rick Owens caked models in chalk paint, while Issey Miyake made clothes from bananas.

Paris Fashion Week Recap, Part I

By Thomas Adamson | Thursday Jul 3, 2014
As the seriously style-minded switch their focus from Milan to Paris, the first day of menswear collections showed that even the haughty world of fashion can have a giggle.

More Menswear from Paris Fashion Week

By Thomas Adamson | Friday Jan 31, 2014
Stars turned out in throngs for Saint Laurent’s menswear show, the highlight of the last day of fall-winter 2014 Paris shows which included Lanvin, Paul Smith and Thom Browne.

Paris Fashion Week: Menswear Illuminates the City of Light

By Thomas Adamson | Tuesday Jan 28, 2014
The line-up provided no respite for Paris’ frenetic menswear shows, attracting huge crowds and celebrities to top collections across the City of Light including Hermes, Kenzo and Dior Homme.

Paris Fashion Week: Day 9

By Thomas Adamson | Saturday Oct 5, 2013
As maids swept away dust from steps that led into a set in mourning, it was clear that the Louis Vuitton fashion show in Paris on Wednesday was a spring-summer collection in name only.

Paris Fashion Week: Day 8

By Thomas Adamson | Friday Oct 4, 2013
Paris Fashion Week kicked into high gear with Karl Lagerfeld for Chanel, Iris Van Herpen, Alexander McQueen and Valentino.

Paris Fashion Week: Day 7

By Thomas Adamson | Thursday Oct 3, 2013
It’s a tricky balancing act for Paris fashion designers to express their individuality and still bear witness to the trends. A case in point - Saint Laurent’s latest collection. This and more on day seven at Paris Fashion Week.