An ancient Paris Convent was the setting for the Hermès Men’s Fall 2018, featuring a runway that wrapped around a courtyard lit by fire drums that the models had to walk through. Bits of ash blew into the crowd as the models passed by. This "Game of Thrones"-inspired setting was the perfect backdrop to
Finally, menswear takes a cue from the ladies for a change, as Kris Van Assche decided to take Dior Homme back to its origins. Creative Director Kris Van Assche was inspired by Christian Dior’s defining New Look of 1947 for women, specifically drawing inspiration from the founder’s wasp-waisted jacket of the era known as the Bar.
Balmain may be seeking to expand its target audience, but there is one thing that is certain... Olivier Rousteing, the 31-year-old Creative Director of the esteemed French Fashion House, ultimately designs for himself. That was the overarching theme this season, as Rousteing’s personal style and essence ran through every single piece of his new collection.