Part of the enjoying the nightlife during your vacation is showcasing your latest clothing ensemble. If you’re into discovering the next big fashion trend, then we suggest you plan a trip to one of these fashion capitals. You will have no shortage of designers, brands, and stores to find just what you’re looking for.
The city of New York is easily at the top of the list. It has been the cornerstone of fashion for nearly a century. Home to Calvin Klein, Ralph Lauren and Vera Wang, New York boasts some of the most historic and influential trends in the fashion world. One visit to the Big Apple and you’ll be at the heart of some of the biggest names in both modern and classic style. Alexander Wang, Supreme, Public School…yeah, they’re all there. Oh, and don’t forget Fashion Week, one of the biggest events on the planet.
The Italian city of Milan is often cited as one of the globe’s most prestigious fashion capitals alongside European mainstays such as London and Paris. Monte Napoleone, the most prominent street in the ‘rectangle of fashion,’ is a fashion haven for such vestiaries icons like Gucci, Cavalli, D&G, Prada, Valentino, Versace and Armani’s. Milan is also known for some of the most luxurious clothing collections for men.
Fashion plays an integral role in Parisian culture and society. The French are legendary for their impeccable style sense. Paris hosts the Capsule trade event that features the world’s best modern, high-end, progressive brands and designers. The city combines luminaries such as Louis Vuitton, Saint Laurent, and Givenchy with emerging innovators such as AMI, Etudes, and A.P.C. Travel to Paris in the springtime and find out what’s new down Avenue des Champs Elysées, Rue de Passy, or Rue Saint Honoré.
Visit London, and you’re likely to see the streets lined with Christopher Shannon, Craig Green, and Ostwald Helgason. The clothing juggernauts have seized London and re-established the city as a contender in the fashion arena. It’s not uncommon to catch the latest fashion frenzy with everything from luxe printed trousers and pleated maxi skirts mixed with 70′s Liverpool Suburbia along with brand new lines of streetwear from Polo and Stone Island. The city is boiling over with young prodigies who have found a launch pad for next gen clothing that will keep them at the forefront of the market over the next decade.
L.A. fashion is dictated by it’s laid-back, West Coast approach. The vibe is interwoven into every thread of its sunny culture including and especially clothing. The city has streetwear down to a science as is seen in The Hundreds, Undefeated and Odd Future, three of its leading designers. But don’t count Los Angeles out in luxury fashion. The West Coast’s largest city is also home to Rodarte, BUSCEMI, and Joyrich - three indulgent brands that are staples among the beach dwellers.
Make Milan Your First Stop
Spend six nights visiting the Fashion Capitals of the world! First spend three nights in Milan, the capital of Italy and the global capital of fashion and design. Then you will spend three nights in Dubai located on the southeast coast of the Persian Golf, known for its luxury shopping and home to the largest mall in the world. Check out our latest package deals here.