The Kering label’s leather accessories, chiefly handbags, accounting for nearly half of the assortment, and its signature bright green colour, have made it one of the most coveted labels according to a report.
Sales at Stella McCartney fell to £28.4m from £38.6m as the pandemic hit last year. And it saw a pre-tax loss bigger than its sales at £31.4m. But 2020 was also a year of renewal and it said 2021 sales are recovering.
The animal rights NGO has renewed its attacks against the two French luxury giants over the last few days, releasing videos denouncing conditions in the slaughterhouses of their Vietnamese suppliers of exotic skins.
Three months after announcing the launch of YFINY with France's Kering, Jean-Raymond has given further details about how the platform is seeking to support and elevate the next generation of designers of color.
Two weeks after the death of Virgil Abloh, the tabloids are putting forward their hypotheses about who could succeed the designer at the head of Louis Vuitton's menswear collections, with some pointing to Kanye West.
Two of the edgiest labels around have chosen to show in Milan, during a fashion week scheduled on January 14-18 and featuring plenty of new names, parties and soirees, with 68 events including 23 physical shows.
The pandemic and Brexit may have dampened enthusiasm for cross-border shopping among some consumers, however the channel remains buoyant as news from global cross-border e-tail specialist ESW showed on Monday.
Following the success of its collab with The Simpsons, Balenciaga's next big screen adventure is a short film directed by Harmony Korine. A runway that never happened is the latest strike of genius from Demna Gvasalia.