Chinese artist Fanglu Lin’s work earned her first prize in the Loewe Foundation’s Craft Prize 2021. The artwork highlights the sewing tradition of ethnic minority Bai women from the province of Yunnan in China.
For his latest collection for Christian Dior, creative director of menswear Kim Jones has channelled multiple ideas by the brand’s former creative director, Marc Bohan, the longest-reigning designer at the couture house.
Empress, queen, mother, style icon, botanist, and conservationist a full two centuries ahead of that movement, Joséphine de Beauharnais packed more into her life than a regiment of Napoleon, who made her Empress.
Registrations have opened for ITS 2021, a competition dedicated to young design, based in Trieste. Scheduled for October, the contest will feature a new digital prize this year. Registrations close on June 24.
Gucci plans to stage its next runway show in Los Angeles, the first time the Florentine marque has staged a show in the United States in six years. In the label's centennial year, it will hold a catwalk event on Nov. 3.
Bethany Williams is a star in the making. She’s the winner of the 2021 BFC/Vogue Designer Fashion Fund, meaning Williams wins a £200,000 cash prize and bespoke mentoring to take her fledgling business to the next level.