The term fashion encompasses a broad spectrum of aesthetic expressions from
apparel, accessories, hairstyles, and makeup to the changing lifestyles of
people around the world. It has become a part and participial of every aspect
of our daily lives. The continually expanding fashion industry is affecting
consumer’s life by offering new creations each year. For that fashion shows are
conducted by famous designers, annually or biannually, around the world to make
people well acquainted with the latest designs and fashion trends. The
discussion is about the few most famous fashion events around the world which
are a must to attend.
Paris Fashion Week Ready to Wear
Paris fashion week is the top famous fashion event of the world, which takes
place bi-annually each year during February and September exhibiting, Spring to
Summer and Fall to winter, fashion collections, respectively. Fashion designers
come to Paris -the first fashion capital- with their pet-a-porter designer
collections from around the world to participate in this huge event.
The Haute Couture Fashion Week
Haute Couture fashion week is among the fashion calendar’s biggest hits
being a model of creativity, desires, and innovation. Here selected designer’s
team up in Paris to form a group along with the finest craftsmen of France to
create innovative and unique designs unaffordable and attainable by the public.
It’s meant to create a shop show just to exhibit creative masterpieces for
technical skill designers and design talents around the world.
New York Fashion Week
New York fashion week was started in the 1940s is the first fashion event
around the world. It is a biannual event that takes place in February and
September, every year in New York. It’s the third most anticipated event in the
fashion industry. The main idea of this event is to exhibit American fashion,
which is the second trend in fashion after French designs. You’ll find a lot of
famous names like Calvin Klein, Ralph Lauren, Brook Brothers (famous for their James bond suit, Tommy Hilfiger, etc. in this event.
Milan Fashion Week
Established in 1958, Milan Fashion week is dedicated to two women fashion
events. Milan SS Ready to wear and Milano Moa Donna. Here some of the most
desired pet-a-port collections of renowned designers are displayed during this
event. Milan Men’s Fashion Week is dedicated to men‘s wear, which equally
anticipated as the women’s fashion week.
London Fashion week
The London fashion week, established in 1984, was founded by the British
Fashion Council (BFC) for the London Development Agency, and it’s recognized as
one of the ‘Big Four’ fashion weeks. And this place is taken because of the big
names like Burberry Prorsum, Tom Ford, Nicholas Kirkwood, Mathew William, etc.
are affiliated with this event.
ANDAM Fashion Awards
A nonprofit association ANDAM, ‘The Association National pour le Development
des Arts de la Mode (National Association for the Development of the Fashion
Arts),’ was established in 1901. The ANDAM Fashion Awards were started 24 years
ago. They conduct an annual contest in order to recognize and introduce
designers on the French and international platforms. This event is an actual
fashion event as you can see a lot of prominent designers from the French
Bread and Butter
Bread and Butter are hosted in Berlin, Germany. It is known as an innovative
trade show exhibiting modern street style. More significant than six hundred
brands, along with the most famous brands like Adidas, Diesel, G-star, and
International BV, can be seen in these events.
Most of the consumers may not be able to attend these events, as prominent
people from the fashion industry and celebs from around the world are the main
attraction. However, still, they are well acquainted with the new James Bond
suit or VIN diesel jacket currently in trend by watching their favorite
celebrities on TV or social media.