Weekly fashion agenda: Sex and the City returns
Friday 21 May 2010
Sex and the City 2 opens in cinemas around the world, starting May 27 in the US. Plus: YSL's cruise collection, Margiela's exhibition in London, and one of Lady Di's most iconic dresses goes up for auction.
Osman Yousefzada at the V&A's Fashion in Motion
The designer will show how his pieces, modeled by contemporary dancers, move with the body as part of the museum's popular series, which in the past involved Giles Deacon, Stella McCartney, Alexander McQueen, Gareth Pugh and Vivienne Westwood.
Eco-Fashion: Going Green
May 25 - November 26
New York, US
The FIT's new exhibit will explore fashion's relationship with the environment, referring to the work of designers - like Edun, Bodkin, FIN, and NOIR - who use, produce, and promote sustainable, ethical, and environmentally-conscious products.
'Sex and the City 2
' movie premiere
from May 27
Set to hit US theaters on May 28 and most European cinemas on June 2, the sequel will catch up with the stars of the fashionable TV series, who are trying to master life in the Big Apple (and in Abu Dhabi where the four girlfriends go for a stylish retreat).
YSL cruise collection
New York, US
Following Chanel in Saint Tropez and Dior in Shanghai, Yves Saint Laurent will show its cruise collection at New York's Consulate General of France.
Maison Martin Margiela: 20
June 3 - September 5
Following stints at the MoMu in Antwerp and Haus der Kunst in Munich, Margiela's 20 exhibition, showcasing pieces from the house's archive, will come to London's Somerset House.
Princess Diana's dress auctioned
The black Emanuel dress worn by Lady Di to her first public appearance in 1981 will go under the hammer at London's Kerry Taylor Auctions. Bidding starts at £50,000 pounds (around $76,000).
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