Kim Jones to design womenswear at Fendi
Italian fashion house Fendi has confirmed that British designer Kim Jones will join the label as artistic director of haute couture, ready-to-wear and fur collections for women. Jones, succeeds Karl Lagerfeld who died in 2019 and had designed for the fashion house since 1965. The fashion house added that Jones will work closely with Silvia...
9 Sep 2020
Dior Men collaborates with Ghanaian artist Amoako Boafo
For spring/summer 2021, Dior Men’s Kim Jones has created a collection aimed as a “celebration of identity, of power of creativity” as he pays homage to Ghanaian-born artist Amoako Boafo. The collaboration came about after a meeting at the Rubell Museum in Miami, where Jones describes it as “artistic love at first sight” in the show notes, which...
14 Jul 2020
Dior AW20 bringing a London twist to Parisian menswear
Kim Jones injected a spot of English aristocratic insouciance into the DNA of Dior Friday, with a starry men's Paris fashion week show that riffed on British upper class eccentricity. This was the fabled French label at its most dandyish and decadent, with top coats with velvet collars, trompe l'oeil grey minks and a staggering...
18 Jan 2020
Dior coaxes Shawn Stussy out of retirement for new collaboration
Dior on Tuesday will unveil it’s pre fall 2020 menswear collection during Art Basel Miami Beach. At the same time the French luxury house will debut a new collaboration with surfwear designer Shawn Stussy, who, according to WWD, has been brought “out of retirement” by Dior’s creative director Kim Jones. In an Instagram Stussy wrote: “it has been...
3 Dec 2019
Dior to stage men's pre-fall show in Miami
Art Basel Miami has become the hot spot for the fashion crowd in winter, and more luxury brands are taking notice, including Dior. The brand has announced they will be staging their men's pre-fall show in Miami two days before the official kick-off of Art Basel. Dior's creative director Kim Jones has been taking the menswear shows on the road...
1 Aug 2019
Dior designer Kim Jones dresses boy band BTS for world tour
Artistic director of Dior Men’s, Kim Jones, will be dressing South Korean boy band BTS during the next leg of their Love Yourself: Speak Yourself tour which kicked off in LA on Saturday. The English fashion designer took to Instagram on Friday to announce the news, posting a sketch of the outfits along with the text: “Excited to announce the...
6 May 2019
The Fashion Awards to honour Kim Jones
British fashion designer Kim Jones, who is the menswear artistic director of Dior, is to be honoured as a fashion industry Trailblazer at this year’s Fashion Awards, taking place tonight, December 10 at the Royal Albert Hall in London. The Trailblazer Award, which is new for 2018, aims to recognise the very best innovators and creatives in...
10 Dec 2018
Video: Dior Men's Summer 2019 Show - Interview with Kim Jones
Dior Men's Summer 2019 Show - Interview with Kim Jones. Source: Christian Dior, YouTube.
28 Jun 2018
Video: Dior Homme - SS19 - panel discussion
Mimma Viglezio is joined by Dino Bonacic, Finn Mactaggart, Edwin Mohney and Nathalie Khan to discuss the Dior Homme S/S 19 show. Source: SHOWstudio, YouTube.metakey: fashiontv, Kim Jones, Dior cat: video country_name: nl, be, com, uk, ch, it, es, co, ar, mx, pe, cl, de, in, fr, au, nz, ru, ca, cn featured: 0
25 Jun 2018
Kim Jones lightens up Dior with star-studded debut
Designer Kim Jones brought a fresh new vision of streetwise couture to Dior Homme in his celebrity-packed debut show for the fabled label at Paris men's fashion week Saturday. With so many A-listers cram-packed in the front row that Dior heiress Delphine Arnault and her billionaire boyfriend Xavier Niel had to sit on the steps, old and new money...
24 Jun 2018
Virgil Abloh and Kim Jones creating World Cup capsule designs for Nike
Virgil Abloh and Kim Jones have joined forces to create two separate World Cup capsule collections under the Nike brand. The pair are set to release the items ahead of the sporting event, which is set to kick off on June 14th in Russia. Jones’ collection, titled Football reimagined, features pieces that are athletic yet edgy and offer a unique...
5 Jun 2018
British designer Kim Jones takes over at Dior Homme
Christian Dior Couture has announced the appointment of Kim Jones as the new Artistic Director of Dior Homme for the ready-to-wear and accessory collections. He replaces Kris Van Assche, who has parted ways with the company after 11 years. According WWD, Van Assche will be assigned a new role within LVMH. The company said in a statement that the...
19 Mar 2018