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Maison Margiela: Restoration 'n' roll

Maison Margiela: Restoration 'n' roll

John Galliano has always been obsessed with wardrobes even if these days, in his designs for Maison Margiela, he is all about tearing them apart. Especially if it’s the wardrobe of the very respectable bourgeoisie.
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Kenzo: Felipe Oliveira Baptista debuts with floral nomads

Kenzo: Felipe Oliveira Baptista debuts with floral nomads

Good to see a properly trained professional designer back at Kenzo, as Felipe Oliveira Baptista made his debut for the house on Wednesday with an imposing display of fashion.
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Matchesfashion to open new office in Bristol on city's tech reputation

Matchesfashion to open new office in Bristol on city's tech reputation

Describing Bristol as a tech hub, luxury fashion retailer Matchesfashion has announced plans to open a new office in the city, and hire about 70 employees as part of the process.
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Lanvin: Cool opulence in the Gobelins

Lanvin: Cool opulence in the Gobelins

There are few more imaginative minds in fashion today in Paris than Bruno Sialelli, who staged an inspired collection for the house of Lanvin on a crisp Wednesday morning.
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Burberry unveils bespoke installation at Printemps in Paris

Burberry unveils bespoke installation at Printemps in Paris

Gorillas, birds and lions in bubblegum pink decorate the atrium of Printemps in Paris as part of an immersive installation set up by Burberry to celebrate its Spring/Summer 2020 collection.
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Karl Lagerfeld and Woolmark Company launch 777 Knit Karl boxes

Karl Lagerfeld and Woolmark Company launch 777 Knit Karl boxes

The brands have teamed up to honour the late designer’s life through a knitting project. 777 ‘Knit Karl’ kits have launched as part of the collaboration in an ode to the designer’s favourite number.
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British Land CEO prepares to exit, successor announcement is close

British Land CEO prepares to exit, successor announcement is close

Giant UK retail landlord British Land is in the spotlight with its longstanding CEO set to exit and the firm close to appointing a successor, according to a report.
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RTW, Asia and Americas boom for Hermès as 2019 sees strong growth

RTW, Asia and Americas boom for Hermès as 2019 sees strong growth

2019 was a good year for Hermès and the firm remains upbeat, despite a small slowdown in Q4 and the recent coronavirus outbreak. It saw strong performances in RTW, jewellery, Asia, the Americas and the UK.
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Philipp Plein sparks outrage over botched Kobe Bryant tribute

Philipp Plein sparks outrage over botched Kobe Bryant tribute

The runway set's inclusion of gilded helicopters was interpreted by many as insensitive, considering Bryant's tragic death in a helicopter crash. 
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Saint Laurent's bourgeoise finds her kink

Saint Laurent's bourgeoise finds her kink

Saint Laurent sent out an unusual collection for next winter at Paris Fashion Week, presenting a wardrobe where the classic aesthetic of the house's founder clashed with the fetish stylings of Anthony Vaccarello. 
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Revolve sales boosted by Forward business

Revolve sales boosted by Forward business

The online fashion retailer reported a 16% increase in sales in the fourth quarter on Tuesday, as the company's high-end Forward business came into its own, posting particularly strong growth.  
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Claudia Marcocci named brand general director of Parfums Christian Dior

Claudia Marcocci named brand general director of Parfums Christian Dior

Claudia Marcocci, former SVP of Coty's Gucci Beauty, is taking over as brand general director of Parfums Christian Dior, succeeding Véronique Courtois, who stepped down from the role to lead Guerlain in November 2019.
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Dior: Rivolta Femminile

Dior: Rivolta Femminile

A return to the roots at Dior, though mainly to Maria Grazia Chiuri’s youth in Rome and not to Christian’s boyhood in Paris, in a composed, commercial and chic collection for fall/winter 2020/21.
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Act N°1: Milan’s up-and-coming young design label

Act N°1: Milan’s up-and-coming young design label

Designers Galib Gassanoff and Luca Lin presented their fourth show to date for brand Act N°1 at Milan Fashion Week and once again confirmed their talent with a collection as creative as it was commercially viable. 
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Cambridge Satchel Company gets funding for further expansion, focus on Asia

Cambridge Satchel Company gets funding for further expansion, focus on Asia

The undisclosed sum from private equity firm Cassia Investments will go towards supporting the company’s expansion plans, following the opening of a townhouse-style store in Oxford earlier this month. 
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Burberry launches AR shopping tool with Google

Burberry launches AR shopping tool with Google

After activations in Tokyo in London, Burberry has unveiled its latest augmented reality (AR) experience, a shopping tool that can be accessed through Google Search. 
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