As you dive into the summer season, brands await with exciting new pop-ups, new lines and intriguing collaborations. June’s fashion news draws inspiration from the past, present and future with accents of new beginnings, expansions and discoveries. Tiffany & Co.’s ‘Vision & Virtuosity’ exhibition, for example, pulled out all the stops to honor its 185-year history with an extensive exhibition in London and, at the same time, hired style muse Hailey Bieber. for in front of his latest campaigns, like that of the Tiffany T Collection, released on June 13.
Meanwhile, for those still rounding out their wardrobe for the season, there are a number of sources to tap into, from Wales Bonner’s capsule collection of t-shirts with artist Kerry James Marshall to the front line of ready-to-wear by Loeffler Randall. The range includes everyday summer dresses, white dresses for brides-to-be and matching sets that will solve your “I have nothing to wear” dilemma.
To find out more about the latest June brand launches and fashion events around the world, scroll forward. This story will be updated with more needed information throughout the month.
Hailey Bieber stars in a Tiffany & Co campaign.
The T Collection campaign marks Bieber’s first advertising venture for the jeweler since her appointment as a global ambassador for Tiffany & Co. last October. For the Glen Luchford photo shoot, Bieber wears key models from the T-Collectionincluding pavé diamond earrings and oversized pendants, perfect for stacking and layering.
CHERSACE kicks off pride month
Megastar Cher and Donatella Versace have teamed up to celebrate this year’s Pride Month by creating CHERSACE, a limited collection that supports gender spectrum, a charity dedicated to the health and well-being of gender-diverse youth and their communities. “Donatella and I have been good friends forever. It just felt right that our very first collaboration would be about LGBTQ pride and celebrating a community that means so much to both of us,” Cher said in a press release. “We wanted to create a fun collection to support a good cause, and we hope you enjoy it.”
The capsule collection is available on versace.com from Tuesday, June 7.
LVMH Prize: The Winners
Among the eight finalists competing for the LVMH Prize for Young Fashion Designers, the jury this month awarded the winning place to British designer Steven Stokey Daley, 25. He will receive an endowment of 300,000 euros and a one-year mentorship by a team of LVMH experts to help him develop his women’s and men’s ready-to-wear brand, SS Daley.
Jessica Chastain to lead Gucci’s high jewelry campaign
Gucci has tapped Oscar-winning actress and producer Jessica Chastain for its new high jewelry campaign. To exemplify the high maximalism of the Hortus Deliciarum collection, Chastain portrays an elegant but eclectic art and fashion collector living in the 19th century. The pieces represent the memories his personality has accumulated throughout his travels.
See more on gucci.com from Monday, June 13.
Wales Bonner and Kerry James Marshall launch a limited-edition capsule collection
Fashion brand Wales Bonner and American artist Kerry James Marshall have launched a capsule collection of limited edition t-shirts with all proceeds going to Study and strugglea Mississippi-based organization that strives to build a world beyond prisons through political education, community development, and mutual aid.
“By so elegantly centralizing the black figure in her work, Kerry showed me how different things could be, how ideals of beauty can be challenged, and how it is possible to gracefully infiltrate the canon. and change it from the inside,” said the brand’s founder. , Grace Wales Bonner, said in a press release. “I felt called to emulate his approach, to see how his successful strategies for broadening the spectrum of representation in art could be applied in a fashion context.”
Buy t-shirts at walesbonner.net.
Opening Ceremony x Peter Do for Farfetch
In early June, Opening Ceremony and Peter Do launched a collaborative collection on Farfetch, which elegantly brought together two generations of Asian designers. The pieces were rooted in Peter Do’s minimalist versions of the iconic Opening Ceremony varsity jacket – two made from Do’s signature “spacer” material and a third from recycled parachute material from his debut runway show. And, the release marked the launch of Farfetch Beat, a sub-platform that has been tipped to showcase exclusive, limited-edition collaborations and product experiences from the most progressive voices in fashion and culture. Unfortunately, the collection is already sold out. However, the retailer invites you to send a DM with the word “BEAT” to be notified of future collaborations.
“Vision & Virtuosity” by Tiffany & Co.
Attention Tiffany & Co. superfans: The next chapter of the ‘Vision & Virtuosity’ exhibition has landed at London’s Saatchi Gallery. If you’re unfamiliar, the exhibition is a visual chronicle of the legendary jeweler since its founding in New York in 1837, which was first launched in Shanghai in 2019. Each of its seven sections at Saatchi explores themes that are at the heart of the Tiffany brand. identity, heritage and creative influence. Exhibits include relics of Breakfast at Tiffany’ssuch as Audrey Hepburn’s black dress by Givenchy and the film’s annotated script, as well as the works of creative forces Jean Schlumberger and Elsa Peretti.
The exhibit opens Friday, June 10 and runs through Friday, August 19, 2022. Tickets are free and can be reserved through the Tiffany & Co. Exhibit app, available on the iOS and google play app stores.
Margaret Qualley models Chanel’s Coco Beach 2022 collection
To celebrate the release of its Coco Beach collection in stores on June 15, Chanel designed a video campaign with actress and brand ambassador Margaret Qualley shot along a rugged stretch of Mediterranean coast and oh, it is an atmosphere. “To me, this collection is so much fun because it represents summer, vacation and freedom,” says Qualley. “The pieces in this collection are both incredibly luxurious and easy to live with.”
Watch the full Chanel video Youtube channel.
Self-Portrait launches its very first handbag
Han Chong, founder and creative director of Self-Portrait, pays homage to the 90s with his first handbag, called The Bow. This is a small top handle leather bag adorned with a glittery bow. In perfect coordination with its initial inspiration, the campaign features fellow Londoner and then-icon Naomi Campbell holding the bag in coordinating outfits.
“When I was thinking about how to launch The Bow bag, I felt quite nostalgic and reflected the past and I was always drawn to the 90s, a time when fashion was soft but tough,” Chong said in a Press release. “Naomi not only defines the era we are honoring through this project, but she represents everything the Self-Portrait woman stands for – she is strong, independent, provocative and always authentically herself.”
Shop the handbag in different sizes and colors at self-portrait.com from Tuesday, June 7.
Loeffler Randall launches ready-to-wear
Footwear and accessories brand Loeffler Randall is expanding its horizons with the launch of its first complete ready-to-wear collection. The company starts with 37 pieces for the summer season. “Being able to dress our customers in LR from head to toe is such a dream of mine,” the label’s co-founder and chief creative officer, Jessie Randall, said in a press release. For synchronization, the line includes materials already used elsewhere in Loeffler Randall’s wider range of offerings.
Shop the collection at loefflerrandall.com from June 17.
Alessandra Ambrosio teams up with PatBO for a capsule collection
PatBO has teamed up with supermodel Alessandra Ambrosio for a capsule collection of resort-inspired dresses, jumpsuits and two-piece sets. The capsule collection of 13 looks is set to launch Thursday, June 23 on patbo.comas well as at the PatBO Greene Store in New York and select retailers.