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Dior Haute Couture Spring 2016
Dior’s studio directors Serge Ruffieux and Lucie Meier made their runway debut as the current faces behind Dior’s Spring 2016 Couture collection. (In case you’ve been in hiding, the French house has yet to find a replacement after former creative director Raf Simons left the house after a three-year run.) Ruffieux and Meier, both Swiss designers
McQ Designers Aleksandar Stanic and Fiona Sinha to Take Over for Sarah Burton?
Sources in Paris recently revealed to The Daily that Alexander McQueen’s creative director Sarah Burton is in talks to take over the the creative director post at Christian Dior vacated by Raf Simons. Today, we received a tip from inside the McQueen studio that not only is Burton in talks with Dior, but also Alexander McQueen is already looking
Scoop: Sarah Burton Reportedly in Talks with Christian Dior
According to high-level sources in Paris, Sarah Burton is reportedly in talks to take over the creative reins at Dior after Raf Simons’ unexpected departure after three years in the role. A representative for Dior declined to comment. Burton, currently the creative director at Alexander McQueen, has been working for the brand for the past 19
Exclusive Scoop Part 2: Where Is Hedi Slimane?
The Daily exclusively broke the news on January 4 that Hedi Slimane will depart his post as creative director of Saint Laurent. Over the holidays, high-level sources in Paris buzzed that Slimane will not renew his contract with Kering (owners of the French luxury brand), which is up for renewal this March. The reasons reportedly boil down to creative differences combined with the high cost
Fashion Intel: Dior And McQueen Make Major Announcements
With the latest catwalk collections almost upon us, major announcements from the Dior and Alexander McQueen camps have set the global fashion industry abuzz with speculation. Despite rumors that the fashion pack will have to wait a little longer to find out who will replace Raf Simons at Dior—Alber Elbaz, who’s currently battling it out in court with former
Vetements’ Demna Gvasalia Named Creative Director at Balenciaga
And the speculation has stopped: Balenciaga has named Demna Gvasalia as the brand’s new creative director, succeeding Alexander Wang. The 34-year-old German of Georgian origin cut his teeth at Margiela and Louis Vuitton before co-founding the collective Vetements, which has been the talk of Paris Fashion Week for the past two seasons. While Gvasalia might seem
Balenciaga Musings Part Deux: More Editors and Stylists Weigh In
Everyone in Paris is buzzing about who will replace Alexander Wang at Balenciaga. Wang’s final show was well-received by editors and now everyone is speculating who will fill his shoes. Today, Cathy Horyn tweeted: “Demna Gvasalia of Vetements denies he’s the next designer at Balenciaga but that’s the buzz tonight in Paris.” We caught up
Sarah Burton’s Fairy Tale for Alexander McQueen Spring 2016
Last night at Alexander McQueen guests filed into 145 rue de Malsherbes, in what we hear was reduced seating due to the venue this season, expecting to see something at once beautiful, sometimes dark, and a bit eccentric as we’ve come to expect from McQueen. It was, as always, a highly anticipated show with Anna
Sarah Rutson’s Top Pick of the Season for Net-A-Porter: Alexander McQueen
The clothes at Sarah Burton’s show at Alexander McQueen last night had everyone’s hearts aflutter. Some critics have said it’s her best collection to date and the buyers are already all over it. Net-A-Porter‘s vice president of global buying, Sarah Rutson, told us post-show it was her pick of the entire season. She fills us in
Harper’s Bazaar Looks Into the Eyes of Fashion Designers
Why didn’t we think of this? In the September issue of Harper’s Bazaar, artist Marc Quinn photographed the eyes of fashion industry leaders Karl Lagerfeld, Sarah Burton and Stella McCartney for a rare view into each of these designers souls. “The eyes are the only internal organ you can see from the outside,” says Quinn to the glossy. “The world