ICYMI: Design a pair of shoes for Jimmy Choo, Prada debuts Possible Conversations, go clubbing with Chloé and more

ICYMI: Design a pair of shoes for Jimmy Choo, Prada debuts Possible Conversations, go clubbing with Chloé and more

Cabin fever be gone

Text: Cheryl Chan

Prada debuts Possible Conversations, a series of digital talks exploring culture, fashion and life via Instagram

In a time of crisis, many of us question whether fashion is considered "essential" in a pandemic. While many of us have put shopping on the backburner for the time being, luxury brands are still keen to show their support, whether via the production of PPE and hand sanitizers or through cultural outreach. With the creation of Possible Conversations, Prada is conducting a series of live dialogues between thinkers, cultural arbiters and fashion figures across the world, hoping to bring together individuals who are looking to connect during this period of self isolation.

Dreamed of being a shoe designer? Jimmy Choo will now offer you the chance

Beloved shoe brand Jimmy Choo has launched an interactive social activation that focuses on creative director Sandra Choi's sketches whilst inviting the Jimmy Choo community to join the creative conversation. Each Sunday, over the next six weeks, followers will be able to submit their own fantasy shoe design with a selection of the best to be highlighted each week on Instagram Stories. At the end of the six weeks, five winners will be selected and these illustrations will go on to inspire a capsule collection as part of the spring/summer 2021 collection to be sold online.

Chloé is here to save you from cabin fever

As we continue to stay at home, French brand invites us to stay connected with Chloé Voices: a series of uplifting content, live interactions and performances taking place on our Instagram feed, Live and Stories to enjoy now while we stay at home. From chats with creative director Natacha Ramsay-Levi, DIY Guides on drawing with Langley Fox Hemmingway to performances with Ellie Goulding, Chloé seeks to keep us all engaged and show that while we might be isolated, we're never alone.

Dior releases their Christian Dior: Designer of Dreams exhibition documentary on Youtube

The famed exhibit that spans 70 years of history from the house of Dior is now available to anyone who would like to take a virtual tour, without getting of your couch or changing out of your pyjamas. The documentary will give an in-depth look of how the original exhibition came about with a comprehensive guided walk through with Designer of Dreams curators Florence Müller and Olivier Gabet.