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Calvin Klein Introduces its Spring 2021 Campaign: Blank Canvas
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Calvin Klein Introduces its Spring 2021 Campaign: Blank Canvas

Fashion Embracing Calvin Klein’s minimalism as a canvas for creative exploration, this season’s campaign strips back to the essentials. Consciously crafted staples such as the perfect white tee, archival/classic denim silhouettes and the Brand’s iconic monogram underwear offer the possibility of limitless self-expression. They become a Blank Canvas. Photographer Mario Sorrenti and director Terence Nance capture the storytellers, visionaries, and creators of today telling their stories through intimate and surreal visuals, dialogue and movement.        The Cast: Anthony Ramos, actor, musician Janaya Future Khan, storyteller, futurist, activist Jacob Elordi, actor Koffee, musician Megan Thee Stallion, rapper Queer Skate LA, skate collective based out of Los Angeles, California Rina Sawayama, singer-songwriter Sage Elsesser, musician and skateboarder Vinson Fraley, dancer         Spring 2021’s new offerings focus on foundational styles. In Underwear, Air Fx Tech delivers breathable support. Reconsidered Comfort provides iconic Calvin Klein silhouettes made from sustainably-sourced materials. In Jeans, our monochromatic, gender-neutral pieces such as trucker jackets and cotton rib tanks are destined to become go-to wardrobe staples.     Campaign Credits: Photographer: Mario Sorrenti Director: Terence Nance @calvinklein #mycalvins Embracing Calvin Klein’s minimalism as a canvas for creative exploration, this season’s campaign strips back to the essentials. Consciously crafted staples such as the perfect white tee, archival/classic denim silhouettes and the Brand’s iconic monogram underwear offer the possibility of limitless self-expression. They become a Blank Canvas. Photographer Mario Sorrenti and director Terence Nance capture the storytellers, visionaries, and creators of today telling their stories through intimate and surreal visuals, dialogue and movement.        The Cast: Anthony Ramos, actor, musician Janaya Future Khan, storyteller, futurist, activist Jacob Elordi, actor Koffee, musician Megan Thee Stallion, rapper Queer Skate LA, skate collective based out of Los Angeles, California Rina Sawayama, singer-songwriter Sage Elsesser, musician and skateboarder Vinson Fraley, dancer         Spring 2021’s new offerings focus on foundational styles. In Underwear, Air Fx Tech delivers breathable support. Reconsidered Comfort provides iconic Calvin Klein silhouettes made from sustainably-sourced materials. In Jeans, our monochromatic, gender-neutral pieces such as trucker jackets and cotton rib tanks are destined to become go-to wardrobe staples.     Campaign Credits: Photographer: Mario Sorrenti Director: Terence Nance @calvinklein #mycalvins

Introducing the GUESS Originals Kit Program and Debuting the Spring 2021 Collection
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Introducing the GUESS Originals Kit Program and Debuting the Spring 2021 Collection

Fashion The Spring 2021 GUESS Originals collection is being introduced this season with an essentials line coined the GUESS Originals Kit Program. The program will be updated seasonally with essential core fits and colors featuring premium fabrics and timeless designs for both men and women.  The GUESS Originals capsule and Kit Program includes the brand division’s most contemporary denim styles and will be available from March, 2021, in selected GUESS retail stores and on guess.eu.     The Spring GUESS Originals Collection features pastel hits for both men and women, the perfect hues to transition from cooler to warmer months. Both men’s and women’s collections feature timeless silhouettes with a fashion-forward approach.     The men’s collection offers an array of iconic striped tees; this season’s version features heathered stripes, for a more vintage feel. The assortment also includes pocket tees, crinkle nylon shorts, slim and straight leg denim in light, dark, and black washes. The collection also debuts a new carpenter style jean in black or ecru. All denim pieces from the GUESS Originals offering feature the iconic triangle logo on the back pocket.     The women’s capsule offers a variety of cropped shirts and classic ringer tees made with organic cotton. The collection also incorporates the new lightweight terry cloth sweatshirt, sweatpants, and sweat short set. The lightweight stretch luxe stripe dress will provide ultimate comfort to your wardrobe while still making a statement, and the soft jade and dancing pink biker shorts are everyday pieces that never go out of style. The denim options are available in the form of cropped mom jeans, high rise, and carpenter fit denim.        Each style featured in the GUESS Originals collection pairs back to the core styles offered in the Kit Program.  Each silhouette included in the program emphasizes premium denim and heritage styles from the brand’s design archives. Men’s styles include an updated lightweight terry cloth on the crewnecks and is seen alongside breathable hoodies and shorts made to be worn year-round. The Kit pants are an assortment of elevated light twill cargo pants, light chino khaki woven pants as well as light to dark stonewash denim. The Kit Program also includes chambray shirts and pocket tees for men. The women’s GO Kit Program offers a variety of ribbed tanks, bodysuits, mid-thigh shorts, as well as a light and dark stonewash denim jacket.      “This is the most robust and elevated collection we’ve provided at the GUESS Originals level,” says Nicolai Marciano, Brand Partnerships Director at GUESS. “There’s been a high demand for long-lasting, effortless silhouettes. Our customers are searching for high-quality apparel they can wear every day. We created this collection with versatility top of mind and designed year-round elevated staples for everyone.” The Spring 2021 GUESS Originals collection is being introduced this season with an essentials line coined the GUESS Originals Kit Program. The program will be updated seasonally with essential core fits and colors featuring premium fabrics and timeless designs for both men and women.  The GUESS Originals capsule and Kit Program includes the brand division’s most contemporary denim styles and will be available from March, 2021, in selected GUESS retail stores and on guess.eu.     The Spring GUESS Originals Collection features pastel hits for both men and women, the perfect hues to transition from cooler to warmer months. Both men’s and women’s collections feature timeless silhouettes with a fashion-forward approach.     The men’s collection offers an array of iconic striped tees; this season’s version features heathered stripes, for a more vintage feel. The assortment also includes pocket tees, crinkle nylon shorts, slim and straight leg denim in light, dark, and black washes. The collection also debuts a new carpenter style jean in black or ecru. All denim pieces from the GUESS Originals offering feature the iconic triangle logo on the back pocket.     The women’s capsule offers a variety of cropped shirts and classic ringer tees made with organic cotton. The collection also incorporates the new lightweight terry cloth sweatshirt, sweatpants, and sweat short set. The lightweight stretch luxe stripe dress will provide ultimate comfort to your wardrobe while still making a statement, and the soft jade and dancing pink biker shorts are everyday pieces that never go out of style. The denim options are available in the form of cropped mom jeans, high rise, and carpenter fit denim.        Each style featured in the GUESS Originals collection pairs back to the core styles offered in the Kit Program.  Each silhouette included in the program emphasizes premium denim and heritage styles from the brand’s design archives. Men’s styles include an updated lightweight terry cloth on the crewnecks and is seen alongside breathable hoodies and shorts made to be worn year-round. The Kit pants are an assortment of elevated light twill cargo pants, light chino khaki woven pants as well as light to dark stonewash denim. The Kit Program also includes chambray shirts and pocket tees for men. The women’s GO Kit Program offers a variety of ribbed tanks, bodysuits, mid-thigh shorts, as well as a light and dark stonewash denim jacket.      “This is the most robust and elevated collection we’ve provided at the GUESS Originals level,” says Nicolai Marciano, Brand Partnerships Director at GUESS. “There’s been a high demand for long-lasting, effortless silhouettes. Our customers are searching for high-quality apparel they can wear every day. We created this collection with versatility top of mind and designed year-round elevated staples for everyone.”

DSQUARED2 presents the new capsule collection starring Zlatan Ibrahimović
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DSQUARED2 presents the new capsule collection starring Zlatan Ibrahimović

Fashion ''Celebrating Zlatan Ibrahimović, Dsquared2’s Spring Summer 2021 Icon capsule features pieces are personalized with the Swedish football champion. An icon on and off the pitch, Zlatan Ibrahimović’s profile portrait, shot by Giampaolo Sgura becomes a graphic element of the collection, appearing printed on the back of a nylon jacket, and on the front of sweatshirts with a powerful quote by the footballer about the sport. For this capsule, the Icon logo is combined with the footballer’s last name, Ibrahimović and the Dsquared2 lettering in red.’' ''Celebrating Zlatan Ibrahimović, Dsquared2’s Spring Summer 2021 Icon capsule features pieces are personalized with the Swedish football champion. An icon on and off the pitch, Zlatan Ibrahimović’s profile portrait, shot by Giampaolo Sgura becomes a graphic element of the collection, appearing printed on the back of a nylon jacket, and on the front of sweatshirts with a powerful quote by the footballer about the sport. For this capsule, the Icon logo is combined with the footballer’s last name, Ibrahimović and the Dsquared2 lettering in red.’'

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 KATE MOSS AGENCY LAUNCHES LIMITED-EDITION BUTTERFLY COLLECTION IN SUPPORT OF SAVE THE CHILDREN
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KATE MOSS AGENCY LAUNCHES LIMITED-EDITION BUTTERFLY COLLECTION IN SUPPORT OF SAVE THE CHILDREN

Fashion Kate Moss Agency announces its second range from KMA Studio, The Butterfly Collection, in partnership with Save the Children. The limited-edition collection launches on February 25th and includes a t-shirt and hoodie featuring an abstract butterfly print as captured by wildlife photographer Finlay Pitt.      The 100 per cent organic cotton t-shirts and hoodies, priced at £45 and £90 respectively, were inspired by Kate’s fascination of butterflies and her belief in the Butterfly Effect, whereby seemingly minor events can have large and significant consequences.      Kate Moss said: “Having recently launched KMA Studio the team and I wanted to create more sustainable merchandise which also benefits others. Inspired by the ‘Butterfly Effect’ theory of small change having a big effect and my love of butterflies, we designed this custom, abstract print. Partnering with Save The Children on a limited run of hoodies and t-shirts means we can donate to a greater cause through our small-scale project.”     KMA Studio will be donating £5 from each item sold to Save the Children to ensure that disadvantaged children around the world can stay safe and healthy to keep learning. Save the Children works in more than 100 countries, including the UK, to help young people reach their full potential and build a better future.     Caroline Whatley, Chair of Global Partnerships at Save the Children said: “We’re so excited to be partnering with KMA Studio on this beautiful limited-edition collection. Purchasing a t-shirt or hoodie from the range will mean we’re able to raise money to help change the lives of children around the world. As the Coronavirus crisis takes its toll on our most vulnerable children both here in the UK and globally, partnerships like this are more important than ever.”   The blue-green abstract print derives from photographer Finlay Pitt’s microscopic image of a butterfly wing which he captured as part of a recent photography project at university.      Finlay Pitt, photographer and conservationist, said: “I am incredibly proud to be involved in this collection for KMA Studio and Save the Children. Since I was five years old, I’ve dreamt of being a wildlife photographer. More recently I’ve been dedicating my photography to conservation work and I hope this partnership can both shed light and alleviate some of the struggles children face around the world.”      All KMA Studio products are ethically sourced and made from 100 per cent organic cotton certified by the Global Organic Textile Standard. Working closely with a factory in Tiruppur, India, to source the raw materials, KMA Studio have produced a small collection with a focus on sustainability and minimising environmental impact at all stages.       Products will be sent in recyclable packaging; swing tags have been made from recycled waste material collected during production and KMA Studio have taken all available steps to ensure the highest ethical standards throughout the process.     All products are available from KMAStudio.com from 25th February.    'Wear & Share' on social media using @SaveChildrenUK @katemossagency  #ButterflySeries Kate Moss Agency announces its second range from KMA Studio, The Butterfly Collection, in partnership with Save the Children. The limited-edition collection launches on February 25th and includes a t-shirt and hoodie featuring an abstract butterfly print as captured by wildlife photographer Finlay Pitt.      The 100 per cent organic cotton t-shirts and hoodies, priced at £45 and £90 respectively, were inspired by Kate’s fascination of butterflies and her belief in the Butterfly Effect, whereby seemingly minor events can have large and significant consequences.      Kate Moss said: “Having recently launched KMA Studio the team and I wanted to create more sustainable merchandise which also benefits others. Inspired by the ‘Butterfly Effect’ theory of small change having a big effect and my love of butterflies, we designed this custom, abstract print. Partnering with Save The Children on a limited run of hoodies and t-shirts means we can donate to a greater cause through our small-scale project.”     KMA Studio will be donating £5 from each item sold to Save the Children to ensure that disadvantaged children around the world can stay safe and healthy to keep learning. Save the Children works in more than 100 countries, including the UK, to help young people reach their full potential and build a better future.     Caroline Whatley, Chair of Global Partnerships at Save the Children said: “We’re so excited to be partnering with KMA Studio on this beautiful limited-edition collection. Purchasing a t-shirt or hoodie from the range will mean we’re able to raise money to help change the lives of children around the world. As the Coronavirus crisis takes its toll on our most vulnerable children both here in the UK and globally, partnerships like this are more important than ever.”   The blue-green abstract print derives from photographer Finlay Pitt’s microscopic image of a butterfly wing which he captured as part of a recent photography project at university.      Finlay Pitt, photographer and conservationist, said: “I am incredibly proud to be involved in this collection for KMA Studio and Save the Children. Since I was five years old, I’ve dreamt of being a wildlife photographer. More recently I’ve been dedicating my photography to conservation work and I hope this partnership can both shed light and alleviate some of the struggles children face around the world.”      All KMA Studio products are ethically sourced and made from 100 per cent organic cotton certified by the Global Organic Textile Standard. Working closely with a factory in Tiruppur, India, to source the raw materials, KMA Studio have produced a small collection with a focus on sustainability and minimising environmental impact at all stages.       Products will be sent in recyclable packaging; swing tags have been made from recycled waste material collected during production and KMA Studio have taken all available steps to ensure the highest ethical standards throughout the process.     All products are available from KMAStudio.com from 25th February.    'Wear & Share' on social media using @SaveChildrenUK @katemossagency  #ButterflySeries

Giorgio Armani presents men's Autumn/Winter 21/22 Collection
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Giorgio Armani presents men's Autumn/Winter 21/22 Collection

Fashion Week Giorgio Armani has always been fascinated by the psychology of dressing. He explores the nuances and passages in a very natural way. It is no coincidence that his style was immortalised in a film scene showing a man in front of a wardrobe, intent on making a choice. The new collection is just that: a structured wardrobe, a collection of garments that, when updated, span the decades in rapid transitions. They are clothes that each man can wear and mix and match as he wishes, to express and portray himself. There is also a touch of eclecticism in conceiving new volumes and applications: jackets are soft and flowing like shirts, coats are supple and enveloping, sweaters adhere to the body and are punctuated with geometric patterns. The way surfaces are used is also eclectic: geometric patchworks of velvet and wool, or brightly coloured floral patterns make each garment unique. The journey into a world of typically Armanian ease follows a chromatic path that switches between natural hues, deep blues and black, alongside flashes of leather, brightened by velvet. This is the portrait of a self-assured, nonchalant man, who can dispense with a jacket in the evening, wearing only a velvet shirt. Giorgio Armani has always been fascinated by the psychology of dressing. He explores the nuances and passages in a very natural way. It is no coincidence that his style was immortalised in a film scene showing a man in front of a wardrobe, intent on making a choice. The new collection is just that: a structured wardrobe, a collection of garments that, when updated, span the decades in rapid transitions. They are clothes that each man can wear and mix and match as he wishes, to express and portray himself. There is also a touch of eclecticism in conceiving new volumes and applications: jackets are soft and flowing like shirts, coats are supple and enveloping, sweaters adhere to the body and are punctuated with geometric patterns. The way surfaces are used is also eclectic: geometric patchworks of velvet and wool, or brightly coloured floral patterns make each garment unique. The journey into a world of typically Armanian ease follows a chromatic path that switches between natural hues, deep blues and black, alongside flashes of leather, brightened by velvet. This is the portrait of a self-assured, nonchalant man, who can dispense with a jacket in the evening, wearing only a velvet shirt.

Elisabetta Franchi presents the 2021-2022 Fall-Winter Collection
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Elisabetta Franchi presents the 2021-2022 Fall-Winter Collection

Fashion Week Elisabetta Franchi presents the 2021-2022 Fall-Winter Collection in a setting of re ned taste characterised by a horse riding style. The image Elisabetta Franchi brings to the catwalk is that of a woman being as feminine as daring, who stands out for her aristocratic elegance. This is the season of metamorphosis: in a society where women play several roles, the Maison emphasises the women who fear nothing and who want to boldly ride their everyday life.   For this season, boots and combat boots are matched with haute couture garments and more daily items for effective contrasts reminding of the poetry of another era. Jockey hats, high boots, shaped jackets and accessories that recall the characters and lines of saddlery. The Maison’s iconic items nd their place among geometrically shaped capes, soft cardigans and sophisticated dresses. Handbags play an important role as an unquestionably tasteful accessory.   The woman by Elisabetta Franchi is a horsewoman who strives for beauty, richness in clothing and jewels of golden shine. The new season’s must-haves with classic design are strategically matched with fancy patterns that bring out unexpected elective af nities presented in a contemporary key. The modern horsewoman shows the strength and ability to adapt and modify her re ection through times and events, even in unexpected social groups, but always with independence as a leitmotiv. The woman who wearsElisabetta Franchi’s 2021-2022 Fall Winter collection can express all her beauty and elegance, by underlining her posture thanks to a romantic dress. Elisabetta Franchi presents the 2021-2022 Fall-Winter Collection in a setting of re ned taste characterised by a horse riding style. The image Elisabetta Franchi brings to the catwalk is that of a woman being as feminine as daring, who stands out for her aristocratic elegance. This is the season of metamorphosis: in a society where women play several roles, the Maison emphasises the women who fear nothing and who want to boldly ride their everyday life.   For this season, boots and combat boots are matched with haute couture garments and more daily items for effective contrasts reminding of the poetry of another era. Jockey hats, high boots, shaped jackets and accessories that recall the characters and lines of saddlery. The Maison’s iconic items nd their place among geometrically shaped capes, soft cardigans and sophisticated dresses. Handbags play an important role as an unquestionably tasteful accessory.   The woman by Elisabetta Franchi is a horsewoman who strives for beauty, richness in clothing and jewels of golden shine. The new season’s must-haves with classic design are strategically matched with fancy patterns that bring out unexpected elective af nities presented in a contemporary key. The modern horsewoman shows the strength and ability to adapt and modify her re ection through times and events, even in unexpected social groups, but always with independence as a leitmotiv. The woman who wearsElisabetta Franchi’s 2021-2022 Fall Winter collection can express all her beauty and elegance, by underlining her posture thanks to a romantic dress.

DSQUARED2 PRESENTS THE NEW COLLECTION FOR FALL & WINTER
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DSQUARED2 PRESENTS THE NEW COLLECTION FOR FALL & WINTER

Fashion Week The new collection includes a collaboration with Patrick Cox, the shoe designer behind the iconic Wannabe loafer and a teenage friend of Dean and Dan Caten.     Restyling the Wannabe’s famed square-toe form, first launched in the 90s, the Wanna-D2 comes in different styles: a heeled loafer with a mini platform, the same style in a high boot and thigh boot, and a lower ankle boot version with a chunky heel and a front strap with D hardware.   Bodysuits and dresses embroidered with poetry are paired with sporty details, color-blocked nylon wide legged pants with elasticated ankles and a long tailored jacket, or loose denim pants with paint splatters in a camouflage pattern. Outdoorsy tweed checks and wallpaper florals in earthy tones take form in retro shapes.     Dressing for the outdoors—the Canadian woods—and the city has a new uniform in Dsquared2’s Fall Winter 2021 men’s collection. The idea is expressed in a key look of an oversized coat—a mashup of different styles and completed with a built-in check shirt—wide legged pants and thick soled moccasins styled on Patrick Cox’s iconic Wannabe design from the 90s in a special collaboration for the collection.      Starry nights in lit-up cities inspire glamorous feminine detailing on masculine pieces. A cowboy shirt has sequin embellishments, a chain fringe details a blazer.  The new collection includes a collaboration with Patrick Cox, the shoe designer behind the iconic Wannabe loafer and a teenage friend of Dean and Dan Caten.     Restyling the Wannabe’s famed square-toe form, first launched in the 90s, the Wanna-D2 comes in different styles: a heeled loafer with a mini platform, the same style in a high boot and thigh boot, and a lower ankle boot version with a chunky heel and a front strap with D hardware.   Bodysuits and dresses embroidered with poetry are paired with sporty details, color-blocked nylon wide legged pants with elasticated ankles and a long tailored jacket, or loose denim pants with paint splatters in a camouflage pattern. Outdoorsy tweed checks and wallpaper florals in earthy tones take form in retro shapes.     Dressing for the outdoors—the Canadian woods—and the city has a new uniform in Dsquared2’s Fall Winter 2021 men’s collection. The idea is expressed in a key look of an oversized coat—a mashup of different styles and completed with a built-in check shirt—wide legged pants and thick soled moccasins styled on Patrick Cox’s iconic Wannabe design from the 90s in a special collaboration for the collection.      Starry nights in lit-up cities inspire glamorous feminine detailing on masculine pieces. A cowboy shirt has sequin embellishments, a chain fringe details a blazer. 

CHANEL PRESENTS THE SPRING & SUMMER 2021 READY-TO-WEAR CAMPAIGN
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CHANEL PRESENTS THE SPRING & SUMMER 2021 READY-TO-WEAR CAMPAIGN

Fashion A very special emotion arises when CHANEL welcomes a long-time friend. Charlotte Casiraghi, the new CHANEL ambassador and spokesperson, illuminates the campaign for the Spring-Summer 2021 Ready-to-Wear collection, shot in the legendary principality of Monaco by Inez van Lamsweerde and Vinoodh Matadin.      “The story around Charlotte’s life in Monaco started with the cinematic idea of day for night”, explain the Dutch photography duo. “Staging the set ups in similar locations both at night and during the day was the starting point for this series in which Charlotte fluctuates between dream and reality. Is she real, we wonder, or is she an apparition wandering in a place she might not fully belong to?” An ode to the seventh art where enchantment competes with fascination. “Charlotte has a mysterious quality, a push-pull duality that emphasizes our play on the merging of reality and dream,” they add.      Day and night, in black and white or in colour, by a swimming pool or in the privacy of a bedroom, Charlotte Casiraghi embodies, in this mythical Monaco, a specific idea of cinema that inspired Virginie Viard for the collection.      Certain words come to mind when contemplating these silhouettes, like the flashbulbs on a red carpet. Starting with glamour: a long, sleeveless black tweed gilet decorated with bows worn over flowing trousers, a suit in iridescent black tweed with a satin collar and cuffs, a chiffon ensemble embroidered with sequins, a leather jacket and skirt, a black strapless dress in tweed and chiffon. Then sophistication: a long dress in pleated chiffon printed with the letters "CHANEL", a pink and navy blue dress belted like a cardigan, an ecru dress in cotton tweed emphasised with braid, a long dress in crêpe de Chine printed with small flowers. Finally, joy and colour: a red cashmere embroidered sweater over a pair of capri pants, a striped tweed dress adorned with jewelled buttons.      The CHANEL Spring-Summer 2021 Ready-to-Wear collection will be in boutiques from March 2nd 2021.      #CHANELSpringSummer A very special emotion arises when CHANEL welcomes a long-time friend. Charlotte Casiraghi, the new CHANEL ambassador and spokesperson, illuminates the campaign for the Spring-Summer 2021 Ready-to-Wear collection, shot in the legendary principality of Monaco by Inez van Lamsweerde and Vinoodh Matadin.      “The story around Charlotte’s life in Monaco started with the cinematic idea of day for night”, explain the Dutch photography duo. “Staging the set ups in similar locations both at night and during the day was the starting point for this series in which Charlotte fluctuates between dream and reality. Is she real, we wonder, or is she an apparition wandering in a place she might not fully belong to?” An ode to the seventh art where enchantment competes with fascination. “Charlotte has a mysterious quality, a push-pull duality that emphasizes our play on the merging of reality and dream,” they add.      Day and night, in black and white or in colour, by a swimming pool or in the privacy of a bedroom, Charlotte Casiraghi embodies, in this mythical Monaco, a specific idea of cinema that inspired Virginie Viard for the collection.      Certain words come to mind when contemplating these silhouettes, like the flashbulbs on a red carpet. Starting with glamour: a long, sleeveless black tweed gilet decorated with bows worn over flowing trousers, a suit in iridescent black tweed with a satin collar and cuffs, a chiffon ensemble embroidered with sequins, a leather jacket and skirt, a black strapless dress in tweed and chiffon. Then sophistication: a long dress in pleated chiffon printed with the letters "CHANEL", a pink and navy blue dress belted like a cardigan, an ecru dress in cotton tweed emphasised with braid, a long dress in crêpe de Chine printed with small flowers. Finally, joy and colour: a red cashmere embroidered sweater over a pair of capri pants, a striped tweed dress adorned with jewelled buttons.      The CHANEL Spring-Summer 2021 Ready-to-Wear collection will be in boutiques from March 2nd 2021.      #CHANELSpringSummer

BURBERRY REVEALS ITS SPRING/SUMMER 2021 CAMPAIGN
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BURBERRY REVEALS ITS SPRING/SUMMER 2021 CAMPAIGN

Fashion ‘For the Spring/Summer 2021 show, I wanted to create this incredible experience bringing together fashion, art, music, technology, live performance and to then explore the dialogue they have with each other. I have always been inspired by the concept of duality, so it was amazing to see the unique energy and dynamic tension that was found in the fusion of all these worlds. This campaign is all about continuing that examination of different perspectives, contrasting the rawness of the internal environment with the ever-blooming nature of the outdoors.’ Riccardo Tisci, Burberry Chief Creative Officer     Today, Burberry reveals its Spring/Summer 2021 campaign, bringing together contrasting worlds in an exploration of differingperspectives and viewpoints.     Photographed by Juergen Teller, the campaign presents a dichotomy between images: two different realms, indoors and outdoors, nature and fashion. Images captured within the scenography of the Spring/Summer 2021 show, with models immersed in nature, are juxtaposed with classical raw studio shots. Through these opposing lenses, the collection is presented from different viewpoints, transforming with the environment around them. Playing upon the overarching theme of the collection, rooted in a modern love story between a mermaid and a shark, the Spring/Summer 2021 campaign continues to expand on one of Burberry’s signature house codes: duality – constantly exploring the fusion of romanticism with innovation, form with function and past with future.     The Spring/Summer 2021 collection remasters the iconic emblems and hallmarks of the luxury fashion house – its character, nature and unique British DNA – with a modern free energy. A spirit of rebellion re-energising tradition. Natural canvas, denim and industrial, rubberised fabrications combine with delicate chiffon and crystal embroideries – streetwear meets classic.     Alongside Juergen Teller, Riccardo gathered a team of iconic talent including stylist Katy England, Burberry Global Beauty Director Isamaya Ffrench and hair stylist Gary Gill. The cast includes models He Cong, Tyler Forbes, Khali Ghani, Kayako Higuchi, Tashi Kwaiye, Reece Nelson, Yiorgos Paraskevas, Aylah Peterson, Claus Royo, Liv Walter, Anok Yai. ‘For the Spring/Summer 2021 show, I wanted to create this incredible experience bringing together fashion, art, music, technology, live performance and to then explore the dialogue they have with each other. I have always been inspired by the concept of duality, so it was amazing to see the unique energy and dynamic tension that was found in the fusion of all these worlds. This campaign is all about continuing that examination of different perspectives, contrasting the rawness of the internal environment with the ever-blooming nature of the outdoors.’ Riccardo Tisci, Burberry Chief Creative Officer     Today, Burberry reveals its Spring/Summer 2021 campaign, bringing together contrasting worlds in an exploration of differingperspectives and viewpoints.     Photographed by Juergen Teller, the campaign presents a dichotomy between images: two different realms, indoors and outdoors, nature and fashion. Images captured within the scenography of the Spring/Summer 2021 show, with models immersed in nature, are juxtaposed with classical raw studio shots. Through these opposing lenses, the collection is presented from different viewpoints, transforming with the environment around them. Playing upon the overarching theme of the collection, rooted in a modern love story between a mermaid and a shark, the Spring/Summer 2021 campaign continues to expand on one of Burberry’s signature house codes: duality – constantly exploring the fusion of romanticism with innovation, form with function and past with future.     The Spring/Summer 2021 collection remasters the iconic emblems and hallmarks of the luxury fashion house – its character, nature and unique British DNA – with a modern free energy. A spirit of rebellion re-energising tradition. Natural canvas, denim and industrial, rubberised fabrications combine with delicate chiffon and crystal embroideries – streetwear meets classic.     Alongside Juergen Teller, Riccardo gathered a team of iconic talent including stylist Katy England, Burberry Global Beauty Director Isamaya Ffrench and hair stylist Gary Gill. The cast includes models He Cong, Tyler Forbes, Khali Ghani, Kayako Higuchi, Tashi Kwaiye, Reece Nelson, Yiorgos Paraskevas, Aylah Peterson, Claus Royo, Liv Walter, Anok Yai.

Givenchy presents the CUT-OUT bag
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Givenchy presents the CUT-OUT bag

Accessories Givenchy presents the Cut-Out, a forward-looking unisex handbag that distills the essence of Creative Director Matthew M. Williams’ vision for the House.     Distinctive for its sculptural, graphic lines, the Cut-Out nods to the Givenchy archives and ethos, notably the House’s V-shaped signature, here deftly deconstructed and counterbalanced by a squared base and a supple shoulder strap with striking silver embellishments. Like the latest reinterpretation of the Antigona, the Cut-Out is made of sophisticated, Box-finish leather. Various treatments span discreet matte or embossed textures evoking exotic scales with matte, metallic or vintage croc-effect finishes. Its modern allure is defined by the designer’s flair for innovative hardware signatures, as evidenced by the bold, cubic 4G chain, and the precedence of craft-driven flourishes, for example on a black leather version that is fully embellished with small silver eyelets that have been placed by hand. The Cut-Out is available in Small with or without the sinuous 4G chain, and in an ample Large size that makes a distinctive, fashion-forward statement. Colors include classic beige, tan or black, as well as directional shades of baby pink, purple and red. Prices: from 990€ to 1,390€ for the small style; 1,990€ for the large.     The Cut-Out will drop starting on February 26th, 2021, in Givenchy stores worldwide and on givenchy.com. Givenchy presents the Cut-Out, a forward-looking unisex handbag that distills the essence of Creative Director Matthew M. Williams’ vision for the House.     Distinctive for its sculptural, graphic lines, the Cut-Out nods to the Givenchy archives and ethos, notably the House’s V-shaped signature, here deftly deconstructed and counterbalanced by a squared base and a supple shoulder strap with striking silver embellishments. Like the latest reinterpretation of the Antigona, the Cut-Out is made of sophisticated, Box-finish leather. Various treatments span discreet matte or embossed textures evoking exotic scales with matte, metallic or vintage croc-effect finishes. Its modern allure is defined by the designer’s flair for innovative hardware signatures, as evidenced by the bold, cubic 4G chain, and the precedence of craft-driven flourishes, for example on a black leather version that is fully embellished with small silver eyelets that have been placed by hand. The Cut-Out is available in Small with or without the sinuous 4G chain, and in an ample Large size that makes a distinctive, fashion-forward statement. Colors include classic beige, tan or black, as well as directional shades of baby pink, purple and red. Prices: from 990€ to 1,390€ for the small style; 1,990€ for the large.     The Cut-Out will drop starting on February 26th, 2021, in Givenchy stores worldwide and on givenchy.com.

Salvatore Ferragamo presents the new collection for Fall & Winter
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Salvatore Ferragamo presents the new collection for Fall & Winter

Fashion Week Salvatore Ferragamo leaps forward to shape a new now. Inspired by the limitless conceptual freedom of science fiction and the house’s heritage of technical innovation, creative director Paul Andrew projects into the future to craft an alternative vision for the present. Fueled by optimism and hope, this is a bright and youthful collection that disrupts and upgrades 21st century tropes of uniform - business, military, evening, sporting – discarding all that is old-fashioned. This collection is driven by sensitivity for the health of our environment.     Paul Andrew says: “In fashion, the past exerts a gravity - we are always drawn to it. For this season I wanted to invert that physics. The objective was to engineer a collection that sees the present through a prism of the future – unleashing a multitude of fresh perspectives. Pre-millennial sci-fi classics Gattaca, Until The End Of The World, and The Matrixwere all cinematic influences - past imaginings of the future that have shaped today. For this ‘Future Positive’ collection I imagined the standard contours of today’s uniforms as fossilised remnants of a long-forgotten past, freed of all associations of class, colour or creed. This collection proposes new uniforms for a utopian future in which diversity and positivity combine to transform our world for the better. As Salvatore Ferragamo once said of his own work, this collection is dedicated ‘to all those who must walk’ – at a time when we must be united in our determination to reimagine, rebuild, progress.”      Ready-to-wear sees tailoring templates blended and sequenced with codes drawn from militaria, moto, athletics, scuba and beyond. For both women and men, shirting, mohair knits, footwear and accessories are connected and complementary, presented in monochrome against bursts of colour. Seasonal advances include capes, coats and parkas in heat-processed leathers and wools, fine gauge technical knitwear, knit bodysuits and dresses patterned in an abstract future camouflage. Utility parkas and casual tailoring, dresses and outerwear strafed with irregular bursts of fringed yarn. A constellation of draped jersey dresses and statements in chainmail star and shine throughout the lineup.     Key footwear include space-biker boots, scuba sock sneakers, clogs in rubberised nappa, and a sleek reinterpretation of Ferragamo’s iconic F-heel adorned with rhinestones and a galvanised finish.  Key bags include the Nano-Trifolio in rubberised nappa and a revolumed, deconstructed Studio bag. A travel bag for men comes in a futuristic Gancini-embossed leather and features a pocketed utility strap.     A dress realized in polyester made from post-consumer recycled materials. Footwear soles include wood from certified responsibly managed forestry, recycled pre-consumer TPU rubber and polyurethane and metal-free leather tanned with plant-based materials and through a certified lower environmental impact production process. Selected accessories are made from upcycled pre-consumer offcuts, addressing material waste and avoiding virgin material production, and others are made from certified recycled pre and post-consumer wool and cashmere. Part of leather have been made with a chrome-free or metal-free tanning process. Sewing threads for part of footwear and leather goods are made from 100% post-consumer certified recycled PET.     ferragamo.com Salvatore Ferragamo leaps forward to shape a new now. Inspired by the limitless conceptual freedom of science fiction and the house’s heritage of technical innovation, creative director Paul Andrew projects into the future to craft an alternative vision for the present. Fueled by optimism and hope, this is a bright and youthful collection that disrupts and upgrades 21st century tropes of uniform - business, military, evening, sporting – discarding all that is old-fashioned. This collection is driven by sensitivity for the health of our environment.     Paul Andrew says: “In fashion, the past exerts a gravity - we are always drawn to it. For this season I wanted to invert that physics. The objective was to engineer a collection that sees the present through a prism of the future – unleashing a multitude of fresh perspectives. Pre-millennial sci-fi classics Gattaca, Until The End Of The World, and The Matrixwere all cinematic influences - past imaginings of the future that have shaped today. For this ‘Future Positive’ collection I imagined the standard contours of today’s uniforms as fossilised remnants of a long-forgotten past, freed of all associations of class, colour or creed. This collection proposes new uniforms for a utopian future in which diversity and positivity combine to transform our world for the better. As Salvatore Ferragamo once said of his own work, this collection is dedicated ‘to all those who must walk’ – at a time when we must be united in our determination to reimagine, rebuild, progress.”      Ready-to-wear sees tailoring templates blended and sequenced with codes drawn from militaria, moto, athletics, scuba and beyond. For both women and men, shirting, mohair knits, footwear and accessories are connected and complementary, presented in monochrome against bursts of colour. Seasonal advances include capes, coats and parkas in heat-processed leathers and wools, fine gauge technical knitwear, knit bodysuits and dresses patterned in an abstract future camouflage. Utility parkas and casual tailoring, dresses and outerwear strafed with irregular bursts of fringed yarn. A constellation of draped jersey dresses and statements in chainmail star and shine throughout the lineup.     Key footwear include space-biker boots, scuba sock sneakers, clogs in rubberised nappa, and a sleek reinterpretation of Ferragamo’s iconic F-heel adorned with rhinestones and a galvanised finish.  Key bags include the Nano-Trifolio in rubberised nappa and a revolumed, deconstructed Studio bag. A travel bag for men comes in a futuristic Gancini-embossed leather and features a pocketed utility strap.     A dress realized in polyester made from post-consumer recycled materials. Footwear soles include wood from certified responsibly managed forestry, recycled pre-consumer TPU rubber and polyurethane and metal-free leather tanned with plant-based materials and through a certified lower environmental impact production process. Selected accessories are made from upcycled pre-consumer offcuts, addressing material waste and avoiding virgin material production, and others are made from certified recycled pre and post-consumer wool and cashmere. Part of leather have been made with a chrome-free or metal-free tanning process. Sewing threads for part of footwear and leather goods are made from 100% post-consumer certified recycled PET.     ferragamo.com

PORTS 1961 presents the new collection for Fall & Winter
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PORTS 1961 presents the new collection for Fall & Winter

Fashion Week Emotion, warmth, instinct, and a will to affirm presence through what one wears: clothes suited for this moment. Determined to bring to the outside world the comfort and the ease that have become bywords of mainly dressing for indoors, yet willing to delve into design and fabrication to offer pieces that feel special and personal, Artistic Director Karl Templer devises with the Ports design team a collection that explores the tension between function and desirability.     In the year that marks Ports’ sixtieth anniversary, Templer looks ata certain kind of elegance, at the cocooning shapes, the properness and even the outsized decorative buttons of the origins and projects it all into a new era, rediscovering along the way timeless gestures such as wrapping, or the primeval caress of a shaggy texture. Everything is intensely tactile, enticing the senses, pleasing the body, freeing the movements. Knitwear captures the quest for ease in a protective embrace: a jumper in wool braided with leather; hairy tufts growing all over a welcoming coat, a ribbed skirt draped over the hips. A grammar of feminine shapes unfolds in an evolutionary tension between the softness of draping and the sharpness of tailoring, between neat profiles and twisting and folding. The act of wrapping suggests ways to construct pieces, while graphic prints highlight it. Touches of faux fur add further tactility. Leather is slick.     Every item stands as a statement. Sculptural coats that unbutton on the back; flowing trench coats; folded dresses; jumpers as thick as outerwear. Tight leather boots have butterfly heels highlighted by thin buckled straps. Streamlined jewellery and double aspect bags edged in faux fur polish the look off. A celebration of fashion as essential rather than frivolous, that feels instinctual and personal. Emotion, warmth, instinct, and a will to affirm presence through what one wears: clothes suited for this moment. Determined to bring to the outside world the comfort and the ease that have become bywords of mainly dressing for indoors, yet willing to delve into design and fabrication to offer pieces that feel special and personal, Artistic Director Karl Templer devises with the Ports design team a collection that explores the tension between function and desirability.     In the year that marks Ports’ sixtieth anniversary, Templer looks ata certain kind of elegance, at the cocooning shapes, the properness and even the outsized decorative buttons of the origins and projects it all into a new era, rediscovering along the way timeless gestures such as wrapping, or the primeval caress of a shaggy texture. Everything is intensely tactile, enticing the senses, pleasing the body, freeing the movements. Knitwear captures the quest for ease in a protective embrace: a jumper in wool braided with leather; hairy tufts growing all over a welcoming coat, a ribbed skirt draped over the hips. A grammar of feminine shapes unfolds in an evolutionary tension between the softness of draping and the sharpness of tailoring, between neat profiles and twisting and folding. The act of wrapping suggests ways to construct pieces, while graphic prints highlight it. Touches of faux fur add further tactility. Leather is slick.     Every item stands as a statement. Sculptural coats that unbutton on the back; flowing trench coats; folded dresses; jumpers as thick as outerwear. Tight leather boots have butterfly heels highlighted by thin buckled straps. Streamlined jewellery and double aspect bags edged in faux fur polish the look off. A celebration of fashion as essential rather than frivolous, that feels instinctual and personal.

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