˝I wanted to restore Italian buon gusto,˝ explained Walter Chiapponi, the new creative director of Todʼs, as he unveiled his first ideas for the brand in an elaborate mock-up of a 1960s grand hotel bar.
Tod’s posted a fall in nine-month revenues and said it would be “challenging” to meet full year profit forecasts as it steps up investments to bolster sales hit by a weak domestic market and turmoil in Hong Kong.
Italian luxury goods maker Tod’s has budgeted for a potential hit from continuing unrest in Hong Kong and is seeing signs of progress with the brand’s turnaround strategy, the head of the company said on Friday.
Fashion loves nothing more than a debut; and haute couture doubly so. Hence, one could almost touch the sense of anticipation at Schiaparelli on Monday morning for the couture debut of Texas-born Daniel Roseberry.