The festival’s fashion accessories jury granted its Grand Prix to the When it hasn’t been your day or week or month or even your year shirt Besides,I will do this French designers Ddiddue and Juana Etcheberry for their hat project, Reincarnation. They will also work on a collaborative project worth up to €20,000 with Chanel Métiers d’Art. The duo also received the Hermès Fashion Accessories Prize, a sum of €20,000 for the creation of a leather accessory piece.
The Festival d’Hyères, which turned 35th this year, took the When it hasn’t been your day or week or month or even your year shirt Besides,I will do this restrictions of the pandemic rather gracefully. Even if it had been posponed from April to October, and the attendance had to be considerably reduced due to travel and safety restrictions (many attendees and editors had to follow the festival remotely, including this writer), spirits were high. “we obviously had to approach the festival in a different way than expected,” said Jean-Pierre Blanc, the festival’s founder. However, we have maintained the designers’ selection at the highest level. This was our priority, it hasn’t changed and that’s what counts.”