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CHANEL please

Black and white and chic all over, CHANEL.   PARIS, FRANCE Review by Sarah Mower, Vogue   Who wouldn’t kill to be at the C-side right now? Karl Lagerfeld’s invitation to a tropical beach, complete with fake waves, gave Chanel’s global audience an uplifting mini break. For all the insane illusionary grandeur of the set, it […]

VALENTINO GLAMOUR

PARIS, FRANCE   VALENTINO   SPRING 2019 COLLECTION   Review by Sarah Mower, Vogue There’s no way of speaking about this without sounding silly and girlish, but sorry, it has to be said: Valentino tonight was just utterly, lusciously all-round gorgeous. “I was thinking of paradises, about artists’ colonies of the past,” said designer Pierpaolo Piccioli. […]

DRIES VAN NOTEN

FASHION WEEK PARIS,  FRANCE DRIES VAN NOTEN SPRING 2019 COLLECTION REVIEW BY  SARAH MOWER  VOGUE Ears backstage have become so inured to designers nattering on about the importance of capturing millennials and Gen Z that to hear someone considering how a modern woman might enjoy her clothes sounds almost radically avant-garde. Dries Van Noten discussed just […]