Lanvin news and archive
Fosun Fashion Group rebrands and Lanvin gets new investors
Global luxury fashion company Fosun Fashion Group has rebranded to "Lanvin Group". Lanvin, which has been part of the company’s portfolio since 2018, is the oldest operating French luxury couture fashion house. The rebranding to Lanvin Group gives the company name obvious affiliation with an internationally recognized fashion brand as it works...
11 Oct 2021
Video: Lanvin SS22 collection
In this video, French fashion designer Lanvin has presented its SS22 collection at Paris Men's Fashion Week (PFW). Watch the video below. Video: Lanvin via YouTube Photo credit: Lanvin, Facebook
24 Jun 2021
Alber Elbaz dies from Covid-19
Alber Elbaz, the designer best known for his feminine, whimsical collections at Lanvin, has suddenly died at the age of 59. Industry sources say Elbaz was ill with Covid-19 for three weeks. Elbaz had only recently launched AZ Factory, backed by Swiss-based luxury group Richemont. “We are devastated – Alber passed away from Covid after being in...
25 Apr 2021
Video: Lanvin FW21 collection at PFW
In this video, French high fashion house Lanvin has presented its FW21 collection at Paris Fashion Week (PFW). Watch the video below. Do you want to see more FW21 clothing collections? Click here to view the FashionUnited Marketplace. Video: Lanvin via YouTube Photo credit: Paris Fashion Week
16 Mar 2021
Video: Alber Elbaz on staying creative in quarantine
In a series hosted on Business of Fashion's YouTube channel, founder Imran Amed discusses lockdown, creativity and more with currently quarantining fashion players. In this edition of the BoF Live, Amed talks with former creative director of Lanvin Alber Elbaz from lockdown in Paris, about finding inspiration during quarantine during the...
12 May 2020
Lanvin CEO to step down after 18 months in position
Jean-Philippe Hecquet — the chief executive officer of Lanvin — will step down from his role. He leaves the role after taking the reins of the fashion house in 2018. As the brand looks for the Hecquet’s predecessor, the chairman of Lanvin’s parent Fosun Fashion Group and head of the board of directors of Lanvin, Joann Cheng, will assume the...
17 Mar 2020
Annual overview: Musical chairs of creative directors in 2019
The rotating door of creative directors continues. In 2019 it was another busy year comings and goings in the fashion industry. FashionUnited created an overview of the most shocking changes of the year in case you missed it. January - Bruno Sialelli new creative director of Lanvin The new owner of Lanvin, the Chinese conglomerate Fosun...
31 Dec 2019
Lanvin names new PR director
Lanvin has named Ryan Petz their new director of public relations. Previously, Petz was an associate director at PR Consulting. Petz will work alongside Lanvin's U.S. PR coordinator Julie Deng. Petz began his new role this week at Lanvin's New York headquarters. He will be reporting to Paolo Montorio-Archer, Lanvin's vice president and...
30 Jul 2019
Video: Lanvin's poolside SS20 menswear show
Lanvin Spring Summer 2020 Menswear fashion show by Bruno Sialelli in Paris, France . Source: Kendam, YouTube.
24 Jun 2019
Tartan, hats and nipped waists: the big trends from Paris fashion week
Tartan, nipped waists and lots of hats.... We pick out the biggest style trends in the autumn winter collections as Paris women's fashion week reaches it climax. Return of the waist Paris fashion has found its shape again. After several seasons when baggy ballooned into ever more exaggerated oversized, designers are back cutting to the body....
4 Mar 2019
Does Bruno Sialelli have the formula to save Lanvin?
When Bruno Sialelli was announced as Lanvin's creative director a month ago, he had a very tough task ahead of him. The brand's iconic creative director, Alber Elbaz, had been ousted, his successor, Bouchra Jarrar, didn't have the formula for success that shareholders were hoping for, and her successor, Olivier Lapidus, didn't even make it two...
28 Feb 2019
What to expect from Paris Fashion Week
Paris Fashion Week Autumn/Winter 2019 kicks off this Monday, February 25. Here is what to expect from the event. Chanel’s last collection by Karl Lagerfeld The present edition of Paris Fashion Week will be marked by the passing of iconic fashion designer Karl Lagerfeld. His farewell collection for Chanel will be unveiled on Tuesday, March 5,...
25 Feb 2019