With European populations slowly but surely being vaccinated, designers on the Continent are suddenly expressing a new optimism. Few more so than Demna Gvasalia of Balenciaga in Balenciaga's winter 2021 pre-collection.
The house of Balmain has developed a limited-edition collab with Latin pop superstar Maluma, which debuts today. Stemming from a series of four bespoke outfits Olivier Rousteing developed for the Colombian singer's tour.
After stepping into fine jewellery, luxury brand Gucci has diversified into luxury watch-making with a dedicated collection conceptualised by creative director Alessandro Michele and manufactured in Switzerland.