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Fashion Week

What is Fashion Week ?

Fashion Week definition :

The “fashion week” the name given to the week of the haute couture fashion shows, also called “semaine de la mode” in french is a fashion industry event, lasting approximately one week, and which takes place twice a year at the beginning of the commercial season (spring-summer and autumn-winter) to allow designers and fashion houses to present their new collections. The most important “fashion week” are those of Paris, New York, Milan and London (big four).

Most frequently used acronyms :

PFW : Paris Fashion Week

PE : Printemps-été

AH : automne-hiver

SS : spring-summer

FW : fall-winter

AW : autumn-winter

RTW : ready to wear

Menswear : prêt à porter homme

Womenswear : prêt à porter femme


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