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Top 10 Shows of Spring/Summer 2017

LONDON, United Kingdom — From major ‘see now, buy now’ shows in New York and London to designer debuts at four major Parisian houses, it was a headline-grabbing season dominated once again by Demna Gvasalia‘s meteoric ascent. BoF brings you the Top 10 shows of the Spring/Summer 2017. Balenciaga Spring/Summer 2017 | Source: InDigital.tv View Collection Demna Gvasalia’s second women’s collection for Balenciaga explored the parallels …

Female Empowerment in Paris

PARIS, France — All of a sudden, in Paris, it was 1968, 1977 or whatever year in recent history coincided with an outburst of protest and a moment of change. Sort of. It was, of course, mostly a mise en scène. These being our digitally superficial times and this being designer fashion — an exercise in turning the basic human need to cover up into a desirable …

In London, Creativity Lost in Collage

LONDON, United Kingdom — My most durable memory from the London Fashion Week which just ended is the endless hours — yes, hours — spent stuck in traffic en route from one show to the next. In fact, the logistical nightmare, coupled to a week of often forgettable fashion, was more than enough to make you question the purpose of the event. But of course, today’s …