No Rev and the Return of Cult Designer Martine Sitbon
Known for breathing new life into Chloé and designing eponymously under her own label, the powerhouse in the French fashion scene introduces Susannah Frankel to her new project: Rev
Fashion’s obsession with the Nineties endures: the spectres of early Prada, Helmut Lang and Martin Margiela cast long shadows. Less well known and, certainly, written about, though familiar to any self-respecting designer or stylist, is Martine Sitbon. Working under her own name from 1986 to 2004, and then the creative force behind the label Rue du Mail (2006 to 2013), Sitbon was also the designer of Chloé for four and a half years from 1988, following Karl Lagerfeld’s famous tenure there. He would pick up the reins again for a short time after her departure, and before Stella McCartney and Phoebe Philo arrived on the scene. With typical grandeur, Lagerfeld himself named Sitbon “the only living French designer”.
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