Sixties born Franco-Spanish fashion label Paco Rabanne has gone some what unnoticed in the industry for a while now, despite gaining new creative direction from Patrick Robinson in 1999 until 2006, but thanks to Manish Arora , all that's about to change. Admired for his love of colour and...

Patrick Robinson is the charming designer, married to a Voguette with Perry Ellis and Armani on his CV, who was given the awesome responsibility of revamping the Gap in 2007. Now, 5 years later, after Gap shirts appeared on the cover of Vogue and many highly successful CFDA tie-ins, but not...

For the night, she chose a white and gold silk and chainmail dress from Paco Rabanne's Fall 2012 collection and $695 Jimmy Choo Linda Sandals: Check out her dress on the runway, modeled by Fashion Bomb favorite Jasmine Tookes. Her patent leather sandals are classic, featuring buckled...

According to the Cut, Patrick Robinson has been dismissed from his job as executive Vice President of Gap Global Design for Adult and Body. From left: Rachel Roy, Patrick Robinson, Iman The designer, who trained at Giorgio Armani, Anne Klein, Perry Ellis, and Paco Rabanne, began his career...

With his own experience as a designer, working everywhere from Armani to Paco Rabanne to Anne Klein, and industry connections (he's married to Vogue's fashion market and accessories director, Virgina Smith), it seemed like it had all the makings of a successful re-brand when he was hired on in...

Robinson had served as the company's executive vice president of Gap Global Design for Adult and Body since 2007, when Gap poached him from Anne Klein to be its design savior. Before that post, he was credited with making Giorgio Armani's Collezioni label profitable, something the Gap brand...

Patrick Robinson | Source: Grazia Gap sacks Patrick Robinson as chief designer(Guardian) "A source close to Robinson said that his departure was not a shock, but will be a blow as he is a popular figure within the company. "Patrick has been in an almost impossible position, in a company...

In keeping with the success of the cult ''69'' bag, pulled out of the archives and relaunched in the Spring of 2011, the House has continued to produce editions of its iconic pieces. A jumpsuit in metal pieces designed in 1970 by Paco Rabanne for Françoise Hardy is reborn in metal mesh, as...

After working as Gap's creative director for four years, Patrick Robinson has been sacked from the company as directors decide the brand needs to take a fresh approach to fashion. "After spending the last three months in New York with the creative team, I've made the decision to make a...

the company searches for Robinson's replacement. Yet this news isn't surprising to most industry insiders. Many predicted Robinson to leave sooner than now. With lagging sales in the US behind their global sales, GAP may intend to cleanhouse and start renew. Yet, Robinson was able to...

 

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