Fashion With masked guests, Dior returns to catwalk in Paris

PARIS (Reuters) – Christian Dior kicked off Paris Fashion Week in earnest on Tuesday with a socially-distanced runway show as models paraded around an art installation recalling Gothic-style stained-glass windows to a live choir performance.Fashion brands are hesitantly returning to the catwalk after holding off for many months due to the coronavirus pandemic. Paris’ fashion…

Fashion Boohoo raises sale guidance after dive in first-half revenue

LONDON (Reuters) – Boohoo reported a 51% increase in first half profit and raised its full year guidance on Wednesday, with publicity over failings in its supply chain showing no impact on the British online fashion retailer’s sales.Last week, Boohoo accepted all the recommendations of an independent review which found several failings in its supply…

Fashion Armani takes over prime-time TV for catwalk in the time of COVID

MILAN (Reuters) – Forty-five years after founding his fashion group, Giorgio Armani came up with a new way of showing his latest catwalk creations on Saturday – a prime-time TV show.The show was one of the highlights of Milan’s fashion week, which has hosted a mix of live and virtual catwalks for its first edition…

Fashion Boohoo to tackle failings in Leicester supply chain

(Reuters) – An independent review for fashion retailer Boohoo BOOH.L found many failings in its English supply chain after allegations about working conditions and low pay, the company said on Friday, setting out steps it was taking to tackle the issues.FILE PHOTO: A shopper walks pass advertising billboards for Boohoo and for ‘Pretty Little Things’,…

Fashion Extinction Rebellion protester strolls runway at Dior in Paris

A woman holds a banner which reads “We are all fashion victims” as she walks on the catwalk during the Spring/Summer 2021 ready-to-wear collection show by designer Maria Grazia Chiuri for fashion house Dior during Paris Fashion Week in Paris, France, September 29, 2020. REUTERS/Benoit TessierPARIS (Reuters) – A woman holding a banner reading “We…

Fashion Prada go back to minimalist roots for very first joint collection

MILAN (Reuters) – Miuccia Prada went back to her trademark minimalist style for her first collection with Belgian designer Raf Simons, who joined the Italian fashion group as co-creative director in February.The pair’s Spring/Summer 2021 women’s show was streamed live on Thursday for Milan’s fashion week, where most collections are being presented digitally and without…

Fashion Prada returns to minimalist roots for very first joint collection

MILAN (Reuters) – Miuccia Prada went back to her trademark minimalist style for her first collection with Belgian designer Raf Simons, who joined the Italian fashion group as co-creative director in February.The pair’s Spring/Summer 2021 women’s show was streamed live on Thursday for Milan’s fashion week, where most collections are being presented digitally and without…

Fashion Boohoo says review finds ‘lots of failings’ in Leicester supply chain

(Reuters) – An independent review for fashion retailer Boohoo BOOH.L found many failings in its English supply chain after allegations about working conditions and low pay, the company said on Friday, setting out steps it was taking to tackle the issues.FILE PHOTO: A shopper walks pass advertising billboards for Boohoo and for ‘Pretty Little Things’,…