Paris Fashion Week
Paris Fashion Week is a highlight of the fashion calendar and sees designers, models and lovers of clothes descend on the French capital. One of the 'Big Four' fashion weeks, the semi-annual extravaganza is centred on the underground retail paradise of the Carrousel du Louvre.
Visitors wishing to enjoy the glitz and glamour of fashion week should stay at a nearby hotel on Paris' Champs-Elysees. The Radisson Blu Hotel Champs-Elysees is situated in the prestigious Golden Triangle district and offers guests the choice of 46 classically designed rooms.
Attractions of Fashion Week in Paris
Paris Fashion Week takes place twice each year and is used by the world's top brands to preview their spring/summer and autumn/winter collections.
The iconic event occurs each March and October, with Louis Vuitton, Chanel, Christian Dior and Balenciaga all regular features at the event. As well as Haute Couture clothing, the fashion week in Paris also showcases ready to wear clothing and the latest in men's fashion.
Models such as Kate Moss and Magdalena Frackowiak have all performed at Paris Fashion Week, with the events shaping the styles and designs of clothing for the coming year.
Hotels near Paris Fashion Week
The Radisson Blu Hotel Champs-Elysees is ideally located in the centre of town close to attractions such as the Jardin des Tuileries and the Arc de Triomphe. The hotel building is in fact the former headquarters of Louis Vuitton, and guests can relax after the Paris Fashion Week at the hotel's sophisticated on-site bar or La Place French restaurant.