Saint Laurent has left the Paris schedule. Is this the end of fashion week as we know it?


The French brand has announced it will no longer adhere to the industry’s calendar. It could be setting the precedent for fashion, post-coronavirus

Saint Laurent has announced that it will remove itself from the fashion calendar. It is a decision that feels like the first step towards a post-coronavirus future in the industry. The French brand will no longer adhere to the fashion calendar of showing collections twice a year on the international fashion calendar – instead, it will create its own. “Saint Laurent has decided to take control of its pace and reshape its schedule,” the company said in a statement released on Monday. It will “launch its collections following a plan conceived with an up-to-date perspective, driven by creativity”.

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