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Tendance XXI

( Season 6 )
French creativity is booming in the fields of fashion, crafts, design, beauty and gastronomy. 'Tendance XXI' showcases a know-how that evolves in tune with the times, sometimes even anticipating them.

Commentary: Viviane Blassel.


Chanel à Galliera/Jaune/Plab Grand Est/Pull sans manches/MaisonCléo
The "Gabrielle Chanel, fashion manifesto" exhibition at the Palais Galliera in Paris. Everything you need to know about the colour yellow and sleeveless sweaters. Plab Grand Est preserves the tradition of furniture and seating "made in" Liffol-le-Grand. The MaisonCléo brand, or the story of a seamstress mother and designer daughter.

Commentary by: Viviane Blassel.
Haute couture in a pandemic

How to face up to the Covid-19 pandemic in the world of haute couture? Alexis Mabille and the artists and craftsmen working in the world of fashion offer their answers. Focus on the photographers and runway show organisers who invented sustainable alternatives to bring back the lost magic.

Commentary by: Viviane Blassel.