Rapper/designer Kanye West has confirmed he will present his first ever womenswear collection next month in Paris, France.
Kanye he decided to skip all Fashion Week related events in New York this weeks, to debut his S/S 2012 collection on Saturday, October 1st, in Paris.
The rapper has teamed with London-based designer Louise Goldin to create the line, while Givenchy designer Ricarrdo Tisci is serving as a mentor to West. Tisci also designed the Watch the Throne album cover for Kanye and Jay-Z.
Fashion insiders have labeled Kanye’s upcoming show the most “talked about show of the season,” while the collection itself is also being touted as one of the best in the 2012 Spring/Summer season.