Fashion Stories

5 shows that transformed fashion: Betak and Berluti

The peerless French fashion-show producer took Berluti’s heritage and tailored it to fit modern times 5 shows that transformed fashion: Betak and Berluti

Alexandre de Betak talks Fashion Show Revolution with Phaidon's William Norwich in New York

And the special guests included Vogue's Sally Singer and graphic designer Patrick Li Alexandre de Betak talks Fashion Show Revolution with Phaidon's William Norwich in New York

Have you seen our Tomas Maier pop-up store?

We have teamed up with the brilliant designer to launch a temporary retail space in New York City Have you seen our Tomas Maier pop-up store?

No one did gold like Yves Saint Laurent

The late designer adored gold, and shaped the precious metal into some surprisingly commonplace forms No one did gold like Yves Saint Laurent

Betak takes Dover Street Market

The worlds of fashion, art and music come together in London for the launch of Betak: Fashion Show Revolution Betak takes Dover Street Market

5 shows that transformed fashion: Betak and Vaccarello

Discover how this wizard of the catwalk mastered runway lighting in the shows of the Belgian-Italian designer 5 shows that transformed fashion: Betak and Vaccarello

5 shows that transformed fashion: Betak and Viktor&Rolf

In 2002 Alexandre Betak applied blue screen technology to the Dutch dynamic duo’s Parisian runway show 5 shows that transformed fashion: Betak and Viktor&Rolf

5 shows that transformed fashion: Betak and Hussein Chalayan

In 2000, Alexandre Betak took Chalayan's most challenging garment - the Airplane Dress - and made it soar 5 shows that transformed fashion: Betak and Hussein Chalayan

No one did Polaroids like Yves Saint Laurent

For the designer, instantaneous prints served both as documentary device - and vital creative tool No one did Polaroids like Yves Saint Laurent

No one did fake jewels like Yves Saint Laurent

Though he created clothes for the jet set, Yves favoured costume jewellery over genuinely precious stones No one did fake jewels like Yves Saint Laurent

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