The British Fashion Council has announced the names of 45 finalists for The Fashion Awards 2017; with five finalists in each category, and few major surprises – with many creators nominated for a second time.
The British fashion e-commerce group has tapped Yasmin Sewell to head up its global editorial and creative teams. The former-Style.com recruit will oversee all content, and overall styling direction on-site.
The Met's Costume Institute aims to set new records with this year's spring exhibition that explores the influential designs and works of the revered Rei Kawakubo. The exhibit runs from May 4 to September 4.
To celebrate its 10th anniversary, Swiss high-end perfume brand Memo this month revealed plans for a brand new scent, 3 new store openings, plus a Parisian luncheon on Tuesday to unveil its new scent, Eau de Memo Paris.
Natalie Massenet is reported to be preparing for a spring launch of a new venture capital firm to invest in start-up companies in the fashion and lifestyle sector, and could also be planning an investment in Farfetch.
Farfetch Group has tapped celebrated fashion pioneer, Natalie Massenet, who founded Net-A-Porter in 2000, as non-executive co-chairman. She will work together with CEO José Neves and focus on growing the brand globally.