Posts Tagged ‘SPFW’

Baby Steps in Brazil

Financial Times, June 30 2007 In a video clip on Brazilian news service UOL’s website, a model at January’s São Paulo Fashion Week, when asked what she understood by the term “sustainability”, responded that it meant she was earning enough to live on. Apparently, when it comes to environmental issues in Brazil – home to […]

Brazilian swimwear: catwalk highlights, August 14 2006 Swimwear was the highlight at both São Paulo Fashion Week (July 11-18) and Fashion Rio (June 6-11) in Brazil. WGSN reports on the key summer 2007 swimwear collections. Agua de Coco Agua de Coco Movimento A WGSN swimwear favourite this season at SPFW – where there were six swimwear collections shown […]

São Paulo Fashion Week highlights

WGSN, July 31 2006 São Paulo Fashion Week hosted a tropical-minimalist summer for 2007. Hosted in the Oscar Niemeyer-designed Bienal, the interior was decorated with a colourful “Africa Remix” theme in a nod to the continent’s role in Brazil’s history. Neon V.ROM WGSN Lounge Although the clashing prints and patterns that we’ve come to expect […]