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As the fall 2018 fashion show season in New York, London, Milan and Paris comes to a close, we highlight the looks and moments that will influence the fashion landscape for the rest of the year
Rebecca Malinsky and
SOMETIMES fashion’s mood can be distilled into one picture. After a month of runway shows proposing trends both subtle and decidedly unsubtle, that picture was a snapshot of two chic potted trees at the base of a spiral staircase in Céline’s Paris headquarters. It was posted mournfully across the Instagram feeds of fashion fans to mark the end of the brand’s Phoebe Philo era. Such simple trees, often featured in Céline stores, symbolize the minimalist sensibility of Ms. Philo, the label’s outgoing creative director—an aesthetic that will likely be displaced now that rocker-cool Hedi Slimane has taken the reins at the...