Jil Sander named guest designer at Pitti Uomo
Jil Sander has been announced as the guest designer at Florence menswear trade show Pitti Immagine Uomo no.97 in January. Co-creative designers Lucie and Luke Meier will present the new menswear collection at a “special event” in Florence. With the date and the venue of the event set to be unveiled at the Pitti Immagine press roadshow in...
14 Oct 2019
Video: Jil Sander SS20 menswear show in Paris
Jil Sander Spring Summer 2020 by Luke Meier and Lucie Meier at Paris fashion week men's. Source: FF Channel, YouTube.
25 Jun 2019
Raf Simons: an interactive retrospective
Raf Simons' departure from Calvin Klein was sad news to many. The prolific designer has Jil Sander, Christian Dior, and Calvin Klein on his track record, and some are more commercially successful than others.Learn about the career of Raf Simon at the helm of various brands in this interactive presentation. You can click on the upper right corner...
3 Jan 2019
Axel Keller is the new CEO of Jil Sander
German fashion house Jil Sander has promoted Axel Keller from the role of commercial director to CEO, according to WWD. Keller joined the brand in February from Balenciaga, where he held the role of commercial director for 15 years. Keller is succeeding Alessandra Betari, who was the brand’s CEO since 2016. She will now move to the role of...
8 Oct 2018
Video: Jil Sander Fall/Winter 2018 Campaign
Directed by Wim Wenders. Source: Jil Sander, YouTube.
12 Jul 2018
Video: Jil Sander SS 2018 Campaign - Episode 2
Spring/Summer 2018 Campaign. Episode 2 (Photoshoot) directed by Wim Wenders. Source: Jil Sander, YouTube.
23 May 2018
Forever modern: fashion icon Jil Sander looks back
It's been 50 years since Jil Sander founded her own fashion house as a plucky twenty-something in postwar Germany, creating modern, minimalist clothes that would go on to redefine the working woman's wardrobe. But although she took her last runway bow in 2013, fashion's "Queen of Less" isn't resting on her laurels yet. The 74-year-old recently...
18 May 2018
Video: Jil Sander FW18 PFW
Jil Sander collection Fall Winter 2018/2019, March 2018, Paris Fashion Week. Source: Jil Sander, YouTube
8 Mar 2018
Video: Jil Sander Spring/Summer 2018 campaign
Jil Sander Spring/Summer 2018 campaign directed by Wim Wenders. Source: Jil Sander, YouTube
29 Nov 2017
Jil Sander ‘doesn’t fit’ into today’s fashion industry
The German fashion designer Jil Sander is hosting her first solo exhibition at the Museum Applied Art in Frankfurt. FashionUnited spoke with director and curator Matthias Wagner K. about working with the designer to create the exhibition and how her clothing does not fit today's fashion industry, which makes it ground-breaking. Could you tell us...
14 Nov 2017
Jil Sander escapes time in Frankfurt exhibition
The first solo-exhibition of German fashion designer Jil Sander opened in Frankfurt on November 4. Jil Sander worked for one and a half years developing the exhibition which strives to be more than just a retrospective. Instead, she decided to create a new piece of work using fashion, light and sound which blends in seamlessly with Richard Meier...
14 Nov 2017
Jil Sander announces new creative directors
Jil Sander has confirmed that husband and wife duo Luke and Lucie Meier will be the creative directors of the brand. The news follows the departure of former creative director Rodolfo Paglialunga in March. While both designers have lengthy resumés in the fashion world, this will be the first time they have worked together in a design capacity....
7 Apr 2017