It appeared one other spherical of digital catwalks was in retailer for the style trade this season, till France eased its coronavirus restrictions simply days earlier than the begin of the Paris Fashion Week menswear shows on Tuesday.
Now, 17 designers — together with Loewe, Rick Owens and Dior Homme — are billed to stage in-person shows throughout the Autumn-Winter 2022 menswear week, whereas the remaining 52 labels will present utilizing a combination of digital streams and bodily shows.
Aside from the promise of a extra energetic affair (the nation is opening its borders once more to British vacationers after implementing restrictions earlier than Christmas) there are seemingly to be moments of reflection.
Notably, it will likely be Louis Vuitton’s first Paris style week with out its director of menswear, Virgil Abloh, who died November 2021 at 41 years previous after a personal battle with most cancers. Louis Vuitton honored Abloh with a remaining present in Miami at the finish of final 12 months, and is scheduled to host two occasions and a stay stream on Thursday.
Much curiosity surrounds Japanese label Kenzo this month, too. The assortment revealed this Friday might be the first since the model appointed streetwear visionary Nigo as inventive director.
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Top picture: Details at the Louis Vuitton Menswear present in Paris for Spring-Summer 2022.