The latest KNWLS collection, presented at London Fashion Week SS24, was presented to car enthusiasts everywhere with gnarled motorcycle leather, distressed jeans and frayed, wiry overalls that looked like they had been sucked under the wheels of a bicycle. everything is on the agenda for the new season. After the label invited rising fashion star Mia Khalifa to walk the runway in the evening, the show became one of the season’s biggest moments – but designers Charlotte Knowles and Alexandre Arsenault should have been used to it by now. Now.
Now, fans who weren’t able to attend the show in person—and even those lucky enough to snag a seat—can relive the chaos in a powerful new film that takes viewers behind the scenes in the hours leading up to that moment. The first model appeared on the catwalk. Directed by Dazed’s Chester McKee and edited by Alice Wade, this grainy, low-quality short film captures the frantic last-minute changes, the wonderful guests filtering in and finding their place, and the countless irreplaceable people who bring each fashion show to life as they scurry around the floor. space and make sure everything goes according to plan.
Watch it below and keep scrolling for more fashion news you missed this week, including Kate Moss’s big closet cleanout, Paul Mescal for Gucci and Duke’s Cupboard’s efforts to collect clothes for displaced Palestinians.