Jil Sander has ended the collaboration with creative director Rodolfo Pagliaunga, it is announced today March 15th 2017, in Milan. Paglialunga joined Jil Sander three years ago and showed his last collection as creative director of the brand during the Milan Fashion Week Autumn Winter 2017/18, in February.
It was a great pleasure to collaborate with everyone in Jil Sander and to give my contribution in the brand’s history and legacy. – Rodolfo Paglialunga
We decided to terminate our professional journey with Rodolfo Paglialunga together with the designer himself. We want to deeply thank Paglialunga for his great job at Jil Sander and the respect he paid to the brand’s DNA. – Alessandra Bettari, CEO of the brand owned by the Japanese Group OLG
The label has still not made any announcement in regards of Mr Pagliaunga’s replacement, however this leaves the return of Ms Jil Sander open to speculations?