In a fusion of fashion and history, Celine’s latest collection takes center stage within the hallowed halls of the Bibliothèque Nationale de France.
Hedi Slimane, the visionary designer behind Celine, unveiled the brand’s highly-anticipated new collection in a setting that transcended the typical runway experience. This breathtaking showcase took place within the walls of the Bibliothèque Nationale de France, a prestigious institution steeped in architectural significance. The heart of the collection’s presentation lay in the historic “Salle Labrouste,” a masterpiece crafted by the celebrated French architect Henri Labrouste between 1861 and 1868. In this meticulously curated space, Slimane’s innovative designs merged seamlessly with the timeless elegance of neoclassical architecture, offering a profound and culturally rich fashion experience. It was not just a collection reveal; it was a compelling fusion of fashion, history, and artistry that underscored Hedi Slimane’s impact on the world of haute couture.