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Portugal Fashion Week Celebrated 25 Years in Fashion

26 March

Amid the panic and the Coronavirus pandemic spreading all over Europe and abroad, Portugal Fashion Week decided to hold its shows behind closed doors. This, however, didn't dampen their moods of not being able to celebrate their twenty-five years of local talent in the fashion industry. Throughout this quarter of a century, Portugal Fashion has showcased, nationally and internationally, 1,986 collections by 171 designers (all with different nationalities, renowned and upcoming designers), and 143 brands (clothing, footwear and jewellery). First up was Susana Bettencourt, the Portuguese knitwear designer hailing from the Azores Island and trained in London at Central Saint Martins and London College of Fashion. "My Fall/Winter 2020-21 collection represents a mix of three collections. All materials are recycled, and I made sure I used fabric scraps to create my knitwear monsters, as I like to call them," stated the designer backstage.  This season, the collection was presented as an open backstage, as dressers dressed up models in public. Oversized silhouettes characterised knitwear dresses in bold yellows, while semi-transparent dresses were denoted by an interwoven pattern of blue and white ribbons and some rope-like material. Cocoon-like layers permeated a cosy black and white sweater dress, while braided details were found interlaced on

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White Milano, a Fashion Encounter

White Milano, a Fashion Encounter

7 September 2017

NEW ACHIEVEMENTS FOR WHITE MILANO: TWO MORE LOCATIONS IN THE TORTONA FASHION DISTRICT, A RECORD NUMBER OF EXHIBIRTORS, 532 (+ 6,4%), SSHEENA SPECIAL GUEST WITH URBAN CATWALK FOR MILAN WHITE expands its geography within the Tortona Fashion District, with the hub in Tortona 31/Archiproducts ...

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Ralph & Russo to show at London Fashion Week September 2017

Ralph & Russo to show at London Fashion Week September 2017

10 August 2017

  Ralph & Russo will launch their Ready to Wear collection on schedule at London Fashion Week - 15th September 2017 8.30pm at London's Old Billingsgate. Ralph & Russo will bring their world of innovation to London with the launch of their highly anticipated RTW collection. The ...

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Spring Summer 2018, Heroes by Imane Ayissi

Spring Summer 2018, Heroes by Imane Ayissi

25 July 2017

The inspiration of our collection was driven by the namibian folk called the Herero, and more precisely by « Conflict and Costume », a book by Jim Naughten. In this work, we can admire the Herero women's victorian patchwork dresses, made ...

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Azzedine Alaïa Couture Fall 2017, a knitty play collection

Azzedine Alaïa Couture Fall 2017, a knitty play collection

6 July 2017

Azzedine Alaïa Couture Fall 2017 comes with a Fall 2017 collection that is playful in textures, colors and mixes. It is a knitty play collection that outshines the diversity inj combining textures and motifs. The show was opened by Naomi Campbell in ...

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Chanel Couture Fall 2017, an ode to Paris

Chanel Couture Fall 2017, an ode to Paris

5 July 2017

Paris Haute Couture Week expected one thing this year to make a refference: Chanel collection! And, well, it came! And moreover, under the Eiffel Tour, celebrating Paris, honouring France. And Karl says is nothing political about it, although he will receive ...

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Celine Dion launches a bags and accessories collection

Celine Dion launches a bags and accessories collection

15 June 2017

Celine Dion took the next step and created a fashion collection in partnership with Nordstrom. The announce was made in February and now the project is about to take off.  The collection includes about 50 pieces of handbags, luggages, accessories with prices ...

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L’Hotel de Vendome exposes the Haute Couture designer, Liu Lisi, at the Fashion Week

L’Hotel de Vendome exposes the Haute Couture designer, Liu Lisi, at the Fashion Week

12 June 2017

On 5 and 6 July 2017, at the Fashion Week in Paris, the Hôtel de Vendôme celebrates Haute Couture and transforms its iconic Presidential Suite into a showroom where the exclusive creations of Liu Lisi, a young Chinese designer followed by ...

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BALR. taps Fernando Torres

BALR. taps Fernando Torres

12 June 2017

Dutch lifestyle brand, BALR., has announced professional football player Fernando Torres as the face of its new collection. Starting this week, the Atlético Madrid striker will appear in communications for the brand. The collaboration happened quickly as Fernando Torres has been a fan ...

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