Fashion Previews’
13TH EDITION

For its 13th Edition, Fashion Preview invites guests to discover Montreal’s upcoming creators and designers from March 24 to March 26. Both renowned and upcoming designers will be showing their Fall/Winter 2020 collections, but that’s not all. Fashion Preview will also be hosting a breakfast and a conference dedicated to the iconic House of Christian Dior.

By DTK

A 3-day event, Fashion Preview offers Montrealers the perfect opportunity to discover new and upcoming creators and designers, including student designers from Cégep Marie-Victorin and Collège Lasalle. On March 26th, at L’Édifice Wilder-Espace Danse, designers such as Pierre-Olivier Allard, Genia Evelina, Atelier Guillaum Chaigne, Lucas Stowe, NICO, and various accessories designers will be showing their latest collections.

Even more, Fashion Preview will be hosting an incredibly special guest, Philippe Le Moult, the General Secretary of the ‘Association Présence de Christian Dior’, who manages the Christian Dior Museum in Granville in France. For the first time ever in North America, Le Moult will be holding two conferences.

There will likewise be a breakfast held on March 24th that will trace the importance of the preservation and transmission of the  priceless heritage of the House of  Christian Dior, through its archives, true living memories, and sources of inspiration for the new generations. In addition, an introspective conference entitled “Christian Dior, l’histoire d’un mythe” will take place on the 25th, focusing on the history of Christian Dior as a fashion designer from 1947 to 1957, his successors (Yves Saint-Laurent, Marc Bohan, Gianfranco Ferré, John Galliano, Raf Simons and finally Maria Grazia Chiuri), as well as the historical relationship between Dior and Canada.

For fans of local fashion designers and international designers alike, Fashion Preview is an event not to be missed, sure to be inspiring in more ways than one. Come to discover the next fashion generation, as well as one of the most iconic Couture houses in the world.

You can find out more about the events at Fashion Preview’s website. 

 

Photo credits:

Photo 1 : © Association Willy Maywald/Adagp, Paris 2020. (Monsieur Dior’s hand)
Photo 2 : Pat English (Fashion show in the salons)
Photo 3 : © Droits réservés (Monsieur Dior waving)

Written on: March 10, 2020