THE GO-TO DESIGNER:
Who: The womanly brand, led by Alber Elbaz for the past 13 years, is a stalwart of French fashion.
Why now: Usually known for his chic, short cocktail dresses, Elbaz’s new long and languid silhouettes are the last word in elegance.
The editor’s pick: “The versatile black maxi skirt will take me from party season to SS15.”
Social butterfly: Previews of Elbaz’s illustrations, advertising campaigns and editorial highlights reach over 771,000 Instagram followers @lanvinofficial.
Splits, ruching and ruffle details give Lanvin’s floor-
skimming pieces a
Words: Jane McFarland. Fashion: Helen Thomson