British footwear designer Nicholas Kirkwood has teamed up with the Italian label to put his signature irreverent spin on the house's classic Serpenti Forever motif. The collection will go on sale September 1.
The BFC named Amy Powney of Mother of Pearl and Levi Palmer and Matthew Harding of Palmer Harding as the first winners of its tweaked BFC/Vogue Designer Fashion Fund on Tuesday evening at an event in London.
Next year's British Fashion Council/Vogue Fashion Fund awards will crown -- not one, but three winners. The new format hopes to support up-and-coming designers by splitting the prestigious prize between emerging talents.
This September, the programme will support returning designers Ashley Williams, Danielle Romeril, Faustine Steinmetz, Marta Jakubowski, Molly Goddard, Ryan Lo, Sadie Williams and new recipient Paula Knorr.
Across 53 venues and three days, 'Les Journées Particulières' saw 145,000 visitors take part in its third edition. The event, helmed by LVMH Group, showcases the savoir-faire of the group's maisons to the public.