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Alexander Wang Folds Resort into Spring/Summer 2017 Show

Alexander Wang’s Spring/Summer 2017 runway show in September will include items from the brand’s Resort 2017 collection, two months before the Resort collection arrives in stores in early November. The Resort collection will continue to be shown to buyers and press at the usual time in June, but images of the full collection will not be released until it goes on sale.

Gucci: Combines Women’s and Men’s Shows instead of separately.

Gucci plans to integrate its women’s and men’s fashion shows. Beginning in 2017, creative director Alessandro Michele will present one unified collection on the runway each season.

Courrèges: Makes a Third of Its Runway Collection Immediately Available

One third of the items in Courrèges Autumn/Winter 2016 collection were made available to buy in the brand’s flagship in Paris and on its website immediately after the runway show.

Public School to Show on Pre-Collection Calendar

Public School is aligning its runway shows with the pre-collection calendar, and combining its men’s and women’s collections into two shows per year, in December and June. The collections will be called Collection 1 (Pre-Spring and Spring) and Collection 2 (Pre-Fall and Autumn/Winter). The brand’s first show in this new format will take place in June. During fashion weeks in February and September, Public School will focus on “consumer-facing activity.”

Alexander Wang Autumn/Winter 2016 Bags Go on Sale

A capsule of handbags from Alexander Wang’s Autumn/Winter 2016 collection was just weeks after the collection was presented on the runway at New York Fashion Week direct on sale in the brand’s London flagship.

Prada Makes Bags Available to Buy After Runway Show

Prada announced that two bags from its Autumn/Winter 2016 will be available to buy in select stores and online shortly after the brand’s runway show at Milan Fashion Week

Source: – Alexander Wang Folds Resort into Spring/Summer 2017 Show

Juliëtte Plantenga
Juliëtte Plantenga, business consultant