As Paris women's fashion week heads into the final straight, we look at what we have learned so far from the catwalk collections: It's all about purity, stupid Spring-summer collections are su

Dries Van Noten | Spring Summer 2019 Full Style Show. Source: FF Channel, YouTube.

An exclusive collection by Dries Van Noten is being launched at Mytheresa.com today, marking the first time the fashion house collaborates with an online retailer. The news comes less than a month af

Dries Van Noten is a distinctive figure in the small circle of high-end fashion. To start, he is one of the few independent designers who have managed to keep his businesses afloat for several decade

Dries Van Noten Spring Summer 2019 Menswear collection, Paris Style Week. Source: Style Feed, YouTube.

Belgian designer Dries Van Noten announced yesterday that he has sold a majority stake of his label to Spanish group Puig, a third-generation family business which reported 1935 million euros in reve

Dries Van Noten has sold a majority stake of its brand to Spanish group Puig, which also owns Carolina Herrera, Jean Paul Gaultier, Nina Ricci and Paco Rabanne. Van Noten will continue working for t

London - Iconic Belgian designer Dries Van Noten is said to have hired Vendôme Global Partners to bring in an investor, after running his eponymous label completely independently for more than

Rosanna Falconer is joined by a selection of industry experts to discuss the Dries Van Noten A/W 18 show. Source: SHOWstudio, YouTube

As part of the Antwerp Six, he's one of the most inspirational Belgian Designers of our time. He succeeds in staying a successful and independent house with HQ in Antwerp. His catwalk shows are time

John Galliano made a regal comeback to the Paris men's catwalk Friday with his first men's show for Margiela since he took over the brand three years ago. With minions in white coats ushering fash

Dries Van Noten Fall Winter 2018/19 Men's collection, January 2018, Paris Style Week. Source: FF Channel, YouTube

Looking into the mind of Dries Van Noten. Source: DatWAy, YouTube

Following Belgian designer, Dries Van Noten’s 100th show at March’s Paris Style Week, the designer has launched a book, split into two volumes to celebrate his shows from the first to

Enigmatic like the star of an arthouse movie, the heroine of Dries Van Noten’s Fall/Winter 2017 collection meanders to the sound of traffic, snippets of music, snatched conversations, with one

As the Paris fashion week autumn-winter shows reach their climax, we look at the biggest womenswear trends so far on the catwalk: Mad hatters Paris has fallen head over heels for hats. This week

As the last of the Paris menswear collections go down runways Sunday, we survey the big themes of the week's fashion shows. The grand finale of @Kris_Van_Assche's #DiorHomme Summer 2017 show. See

In Paris, the shows must go on, despite the topic of Brexit on every editor's lips. On day two of men's fashion week the buzz of the Balenciaga show from the previous day had worn off and it was a da

Move over models of the moment Gigi Hadid and Kendall Jenner. The real star of Paris fashion week is a wise-cracking 94-year-old New Yorker. "Someone once told me, 'You are not pretty, and you never

On the day an astronaut returned to Earth after 340 days in space, Paris fashion took another small step for mankind. Behold, the self-heating overcoat. The French label Courreges announced the dawn

The second day of Style Week in the French capital saw John Galliano unveil a Japanese-inspired collection for Maison Margiela, bold patterns from Belgium's Dries Van Noten and Carine Roitfeld's d

The most disappointing thing a professor can hear in the classroom is the cliché “I don’t like to look at what others are doing.” So you are designing in a vacuum, with nary

I begin most of my Final Portfolio classes by telling the students a personal story. When I graduated from Saint Martins I sent a small handmade book, sewn together, containing six pages of my portfo

Valentino opted for utility chic during its AW15 men's presentation in Paris on Thursday. Inspired by images of the Ballet Russes in Paris and the Beat generation in San Francisco, their ideas were t

For a comic-strip figure, Snoopy is one fashionable dog.Best known as Charlie Brown's beloved companion from the comic series 'Peanuts,' Snoopy is set to receive his second designer makeover in honor

Barney's New York is celebrating the work of Dries van Noten in association with filmaker Andrew Zuckerman. Inspired by the Dries van Noten exhibition in Paris at the Musee des Arts Decoratifs, Bar

Dries van Noten for sping 2013 stuck to his bohemian aesthetic of prints, this time with a masculine edge, like inky plaids. They came down the runway in chiffon and ultra feminine fabrications, like

A dash of psychedelia and 60s and 70s retro summed up the bold prints and motifs at the Dries van Noten AW12 show. Mixing calligraphy and prints from Dutch artist Gijs Frieling, jackets, coats and sh

The Council of Style Designers of America (CFDA) announced the nominations of their annual Style Awards. Belgium designer Dries van Noten will be among the lucky ones, on June 2 he'll receive the

One of the more wearable trends this season is 'sportswear luxe.' Catwalk designers ranging from Dries van Noten to Lanvin added a sporty edge to their otherwise glamorous collections. Zip up, bright