Rarely has any fashion week felt like its success was riding on one brand. Yet that’s very much the mood entering the next edition of London Fashion Week, when all eyes will be on Riccardo Tisci's debut at Burberry.
Shares in Debenhams rose as much as 9 percent on Wednesday after an outgoing director of Sports Direct said the sportswear firm's board had discussed combining the department store group with House of Fraser.
A merger between Sports Direct's House of Fraser and rival Debenhams, in which the retailer owns almost a 30% stake, has been discussed by the Sports Direct board, but the firm said it has no plans to bid for the chain.
Selfridges and Balenciaga have apologised after criticism of the heavily-publicised Selfridges Corner Shop takeover by the brand with an art installation claimed to trivialise the problem of rough sleeping
Wes Gordon made his debut at the house of Carolina Herrera on Monday morning on the Upper West Side. And, with Herrera sitting in the front row, the new boy’s debut was a generous homage to the founder of the house.