Haute couture fashion week 2022: the start of the shows soon

Only a few weeks left before the start of Haute Couture Fall-Winter 2022-2023 Fashion Week! Here is the information you need to know so you don’t miss any of the shows.

the monday july 4th, you have an appointment with the most prestigious fashion houses. For a few days the Haute couture fashion week will make Paris vibrate once again with breathtaking shows. Until Thursday, July 7, 2022buyers, journalists, customers and friends of the brands will discover the collections fall-winter 2022-2023 haute couture. Exceptional pieces that will soon be worn on the red carpet by international stars. How to attend the parades? Where to watch live shows? Which brands are on the official calendar? Why does Haute Couture Week take place in Paris? What is the calendar Fall-Winter 2022-2023 Haute Couture Fashion Week? Discover all the information about this very special Fashion Week.

What is the haute couture calendar in 2022?

Haute Couture Fashion Week takes place twice a year in Paris. As the silhouettes offered do not require long production times, unlike ready-to-wear, they are presented just before each season, in January for the spring-summer collections and in July for the fall-winter collections. During the two annual meetings high fashion organized in Paris, around thirty fashion houses show off their exceptional creations which testify to real craftsmanship and contribute to their international influence. The collections presented there serve as a showcase for the houses: they will not be produced in large numbers but made to measure for customers who request them. Each piece is therefore unique, corresponding to the desires (colours, details, length, etc.) of these exceptional consumers.

The next Haute Couture Fashion Week in Paris will take place from Monday July 4 to Thursday July 7, 2022 and will reveal the fall-winter 2022-2023 collections. The provisional calendar has just been revealed by the federation of haute couture.

Monday, July 4, 2022: Schiaparelli, Iris van Herpen, Georges Hobeika, Christian Dior, Christophe Josse, Rahul Mishra, Maison Rabih Kayrouz, Giambattista Valli

Tuesday, July 5, 2022: Chanel, Alexis Mabille, Stéphane Rolland, Julien Fournié, Alexandre Vauthier, RVDK Ronald van der Kemp, Giorgio Armani Private

Wednesday July 6, 2022: Franck Sorbier, Balenciaga, Elie Saab, Viktor&Rolf, Zuhair Murad, Jean Paul Gaultier, Maison Margiela

Thursday July 7, 2022: Aelis, Yuima Nakazato, Julie de Libran, Imane Ayissi, Fendi Couture, Juana Martin, Adeline André

But before discovering the haute couture silhouettes of Chanel, Dior and Elie Saab, Paris will host Spring-Summer 2022 Men’s Fashion Week from Tuesday June 21 to Sunday June 26.

What is Haute Couture Fashion Week?

He’s the tailor Charles Frederick Worth who in 1858 created the first haute couture house, located at 7, rue de la Paix, in Paris. Since a decree of January 23, 1945, the expression “haute couture” has become a legally protected designation, granted by the Minister in charge of industry on the proposal of a commission led by the Chambre Syndicale de la Couture. At the time, houses that could claim to be haute couture were entitled to specific advantages in terms of price and supply of raw materials.

How to obtain the haute couture label?

“Haute couture” is therefore a French name, granted each year to houses of all nationalities that meet a certain number of specific criteria (such as handmade clothing, for example) and adhere to the Chambre Syndicale de la Couture, which has its origins in the 19th century. The official calendar includes “members”, “corresponding members” and “guest members”.

Only sixteen houses enjoy member status (some of whom are no longer on the runway): Adeline André, Alexandre Vauthier, Alexis Mabille, Bouchra Jarrar, Chanel, Christian Dior, Franck Sorbier, Giambattista Valli, Givenchy, Jean Paul Gaultier, Julien Fournié, Maison Margiela, Maurizio Galante, Rabih Kayrouz, Schiaparelli, Stéphane Rolland.

The Chambre Syndicale de la Haute Couture is part of a larger entity called Haute Couture and Fashion Federation. The latter’s main mission is to support emerging brands, perpetuate the houses already established, protect intellectual property and establish the calendar of collections presented in Paris.

What are the dates for Men’s Fashion Week in 2022?

The Men’s fashion week in Paris takes place twice a year. Spring-Summer Men’s Fashion Week usually takes place in the last week of June. The Autumn-Winter Men’s Fashion Week takes place in mid-January. These two weeks of men’s fashion systematically precede haute couture.

The next Men’s Fashion Week in Paris will take place from Tuesday 21 to Sunday 26 June 2022 and will unveil the spring-summer 2023 collections.

  • Tuesday, June 21, 2022: Bluemarble, Egonlab., Taakk, Studies.
  • Wednesday, June 22, 2022: Bianca Saunders, Lemaire, Hed Mayner, Givenchy, Walter van Beirendonck, Rhude, LGN Louis-Gabriel Nouchi, Y/Project.
  • Thursday, June 23, 2022: Rains, Issey Miyake, Rick Owens, Sean Suen, Louis Vuitton, Amiri, Yohji Yamamoto, Dries van Noten, AMI.
  • Friday, June 24, 2022: Junya Watanabe Man, Paul Smith, Juun. J, Maison Mihara Yasuhiro, Dior Homme, Comme des Garçons Plus, Officine Générale, Kidsuper.
  • Saturday June 25, 2022: Craig Queen, Sankuanz, Loewe, Hermes, Kolor, Casablanca, Marine Serre.
  • Sunday June 26, 2022: Kenzo, Wooyoungmi, Doublet, Namacheko, Kiko Kostadinov, Lazoschmidl, Thom Browne.

What is Ready-to-Wear Fashion Week?

A multi-year fashion event, the fashion week is one of the most popular events on the planet. From New York to Paris, it brings together all the flash pack and allows you to discover the creative visions of the biggest houses for the next season. The women’s fashion week is fashion’s most anticipated event and returns twice a year. In February and September, the major brands unveil their ready-to-wear collections : clothing and accessories produced in series and not made to measure, intended to be sold in their various points of sale six months later.

At the end of winter, the collections for the following autumn-winter are presented, while the spring-summer collections are paraded at the end of summer. If more and more big cities organize their own Fashion weeks (Tokyo, Seoul, Istanbul, Sao Paulo…), the fashion week travels historically from New York to Paris via London then Milan, stopping for a few days in each of these four major style capitals. Increasingly renowned, the Fashion weeks of Copenhagen, Seoul or Lagos have also been talked about a lot in recent seasons.

What are the dates for Spring-Summer 2023 Ready-to-Wear Fashion Week?

Spring-Summer 2023 ready-to-wear fashion week will take place from Friday September 9 to Tuesday October 4, 2022 and will travel from New York to Paris, via London and Milan. In general, the women’s ready-to-wear fashion week schedule evolves slightly each season depending on the city where the brands decide to parade.

Women’s spring-summer 2023 fashion week:

  • New York fashion week : from Friday 9 to Wednesday 14 September 2022.
  • London fashion week : from Friday 16 to Tuesday 20 February 2022.
  • Milan fashion week : from Wednesday 21 to Monday 26 September 2022.
  • Paris fashion week : from Monday September 26 to Tuesday October 4, 2022.

What is Paris Fashion Week?

Registered trademark, the Paris Fashion Week refers to all the parades that take place in the French capital twice a year for women and two other times for men. It can also commonly refer to the week of haute couture fashion shows, but this is an abuse of language.

When is Fashion Week in Paris?

It is the most popular fashion event. The Paris Fashion Week always intervenes at the end of the fashion month, after those in New York, London and Milan, and is by far the busiest in fashion shows. Less underground than that of London and even richer than those of Milan and New York, its fame makes it the Holy Grail for most creators in the world. Large foreign houses like Valentino (Italy), Dries Van Noten (Belgium) or Stella McCartney (United Kingdom) prefer Paris to their capital of origin to parade. Consequently, it concentrates a maximum of stars, muses and events on the sidelines from which to meet them.

Where is Fashion Week in Paris?

The parades of Fashion week in Paris takes place in different places, according to the wishes of the brands and creators. Usually, Chanel organizes its show at the Grand Palais, while Dior presents its collections at the Rodin Museum. The Louvre has often been the playground of Louis Vuitton. The brands nevertheless try to keep in mind that their guests often attend several parades in the same day and try to restrict their movements in the center of Paris. The Marais, Concorde, Palais-Royal, Trocadéro and Saint-Germain-des-Prés districts are therefore often where Fashion Week in Paris takes place.

Who organizes Fashion Week in Paris?

From an organizational point of view, the Federation of Haute Couture and La Chapeaute Fashion and facilitates relations between its various actors (buyers, photographers, journalists, influencers and creators). It also publishes the official fashion show calendar, assigning a date and time to each show.

Who is invited to Fashion Week in Paris?

The people invited to Fashion week in Paris are the buyers international department stores, prestigious multi-brand boutiques or luxury sites. In the front rows of the parades, we also find the best customers and friends from home, the stars of the moment, the most prominent influencers and fashion journalists.

To organize a parade

Each season, the Haute Couture and Fashion Federation opens applications to allow brands to join the official Fashion Week calendar. Entry requirements? Have a legal structure and have marketed at least one of its collections.

To watch parades

To participate in Paris Fashion Week without being invited by a house, there are different possibilities. Notably work there. Cabin dressers, hosts and hostesses, waiters and waitresses… There is no shortage of small jobs. Otherwise, you can always go to the place of the parades and wait quietly in the “Standing” queue. Brands sometimes bring in fashion fans just before the start of the show, who are waiting there to fill the somewhat sparse rows. Last option: do not miss any live.

Where to watch Paris Fashion Week online?

To follow Fashion Week, visit brand websites. They have all become experts in livestreaming, which they often retransmit simultaneously on their eshops and their social networks. Another way to attend Fashion Week almost as if you were there: follow fashion influencers on social networks invited to the shows that interest you. Some broadcast the shows and backstage live, select their favorite silhouettes to bring their subscribers to life. Fashion week from their front row seat.

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