Fashion designer Kris Van Assche joins Polimoda
Belgian fashion designer Kris Van Assche has joined the Florence-based fashion school Polimoda as the new mentor for the Master in Creative Direction. Van Assche was previously the creative director of Dior Homme and the artistic director of Berluti. The master begins this October, it is a nine-month course that will be taught in English and...
Sep 13, 2021
Berluti parts ways with Kris Van Assche
Berluti, the LVMH-owned label best known for its high-end footwear, is bidding goodbye to artistic director Kris Van Assche. The notorious three-year contract re-shuffle was perhaps not entirely unexpected after the Maison’s fashion codes (and its logo) were fully disrupted and did not achieve the growth LVMH has come to expect. Belgian designer...
Apr 23, 2021
Video: Berluti FW21 collection
In this video, French label Berluti has presented its FW21 collection called in a film called ‘Living apart together’ at Paris Fashion Week. The collection was designed by Kris van Assche.Watch the video below. Do you want to see more FW21 clothing collections? Click here to view theFashionUnited Marketplace. Video: Berluti via YouTube Photo...
Feb 1, 2021
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...
Jan 18, 2020
Video: Berluti's coulorful tailored cuts on the SS20 menswear catwalk
Berluti Spring Summer 2020 Menswear fashion show in Paris, France. Source: Kendam, YouTube.
Jun 24, 2019
Bright colors and tailored suits march on the Dior and Berluti men's runways
Two of fashion's most gifted menswear designers gave a masterclass in tailoring on the Paris catwalk Friday. Kim Jones showed why sales have shot up at Dior since he took over last year by hitting all the streetwear sweet spots while reinforcing the label's reputation for effortless elegance. Kris van Assche, his Dior Homme predecessor who moved...
Jun 24, 2019
Berluti debuts beach collection
Ever seen Kris van Assche took over as creative director of Berluti, the brand has been looking at new ways to capitalize on growth with capsule collections. The latest in their attempts to do so include a beach collection. The brand's debut beach collection includes everything from swim shorts to pool deck chairs. The collection is a real push...
Mar 22, 2019
Paris fashion week ends, with some surprises
Paris fashion week ended on Sunday, simultaneously closing the autumn winter 2019 men's catwalk season of the Big Four, being New York, London, Milan and Paris. It was a week of anticipation and debuts, with Hedi Slimane for Celine and Clare Waight Keller for Givenchy showing men's only collections for the first time. There were first season...
Jan 20, 2019
Berluti unveils first campaign under Kris Van Assche
French heritage brand Berluti has unveiled its first campaign under new artistic director of Kris van Assche. The campaign aims to position the LVMH owned company back to its roots. The images feature three male models, torsos nude, posing with the label’s classic Alessandro oxford shoes draped across their bodies. Van Assche, who came from Dior...
Jun 19, 2018
Kris Van Assche to take over the creative helm at Berluti
London - Berluti has confirmed the rumours - former Dior Homme designer Kris Van Assche is set to succeed Haider Ackermann as its new creative director. In his new role as creative director at Berluti, Van Assche will be in charge of all ready-to-wear, footwear, leather goods and accessories collections. The Belgian designer is set to present...
Apr 3, 2018
Ackermann in new shock departure at top of men's fashion
Designer Haider Ackermann parted ways with Berluti Friday, the French brand said, in the latest twist in the frenetic game of musical chairs at the top of men's fashion. The Colombian had led the label for only 18 months, and his surprise departure sparked speculation he will be replaced by Kris Van Assche, the Belgian designer who left Dior...
Mar 30, 2018
Video: Berluti FW18 Men's PFW
Berluti Fall Winter 2018/19 Men's collection, January 2018, Paris Fashion Week. Source: Fashion Feed, YouTube
Jan 22, 2018