With its iconic fashion shows and its new collaborations and creations, 2019 has been a very rich and exciting year for the fashion world. Here are some examples of the most impactful and popular fashion moments on social networks this year.
the death of karl lagerfeld
olivier rousteing revives haute couture at balmain
At only 34, Olivier Rousteing is at the head of the Balmain empire. The brand has become, since coming to the artistic direction in 2011, one of the most influential in the fashion world. A close friend of the Kardashians, Cara Delevingne, or even the footballer Neymar, success smiles on the young designer. The year 2019 saw the rise of Balmain among the biggest French houses, since for the first time in sixteen years, the house organized a haute couture fashion show. Pearls, plastic, quilting, leather … The voluminous and complex creations of Olivier Rousteing showcase the know-how of the Balmain workshops.
rihanna partners with lvmh
lady gaga and her 4 dresses in 1 at the met Gala
Not one, neither two, nor three, but four outfits were proposed by Lady Gaga during the MET Gala 2019, whose theme was "Camp: Notes on Fashion". If all the guests proposed quirky and eccentric outfits, Lady Gaga played a real spectacle by exchanging her huge pink puffy dress for a black dress, then for a third dress closer to the body, to finish in a set of underwear to glitter, perched on shoes with insane platforms. A transformation that marked the spirits.
jacquemus parade in a lavender field
Jacquemus was undoubtedly the most fashionable brand this year 2019. Highlighting its Provençal origins in its collections, Simon Porte-Jacquemus proposed an original, colorful and poetic painting, by organizing a parade in the heart of the lavender fields , for the ten of the brand. The images toured Instagram. In the mild month of June, the models parade on a fuchsia pink catwalk, bringing out the light and summery silhouettes of her “Coup de soleil” collection.
kim kardashian launches controversial lingerie brand
If his family reigns without question on the world of fashion, Kim Kardashian is however not immune to controversy. Last June, the most famous reality TV candidate launched her own brand of lingerie, under the name of "Kimono". Believing to have found a fun word game with his own first name, this new brand caused an uproar on social networks. Internet users accuse the starlet of cultural appropriation. Daisaku Kadokawa, the mayor of Kyoto himself had asked Kim Kardashian to renounce this name. Japanese authorities feared "the spread of a misunderstanding of what a kimono is because of Ms. Kardashian's power of influence." Finally, his brand was renamed "Skims".
stop of the famous victoria secret parade
jennifer lopez brings out his "jungle dress"
chanel 2020 spring-summer fashion show
# art8ambyfinale – A catwalk-crasher just invaded the finale of @CHANEL # SpringSummer2020 while striking a pose! Oh, and the model ushering her to get off the stage was @GiGiHadid. by Varvara Film x Fashion To Max IG pic.twitter.com/zUN4sw0Cwf
– art8amby (@ art8amby) October 1, 2019
hysteria for the collaboration between virgil abloh and ikea
Each collaboration signed Virgil Abloh, artistic director of Louis Vuitton Homme, creates hysteria. In October 2019, the artist joined forces with the furniture giant IKEA to create a limited collection of rugs, bags, clocks, tables, chairs, etc. These creations caused monstrous crowds when they left the stores of the Swedish brand.
virgil abloh really has high schoolers fighting over some ikea rugs lmaooo pic.twitter.com/vC1bhGCQEN
– Maximilian (@ArnesonMax) November 7, 2019