The luxury label has poached its new deputy general manager, US executive Siddhartha Shukla, from premium label Theory, where Shukla was chief brand officer. He replaces Arnaud Bazin, who joined Lanvin last year.
The BFC promised a new and different experience for The Fashion Awards on Monday night and it justified the hype. Yet it was also a sad event given the news of the death of 'leaders of change' honouree Virgil Abloh.
Lyst has released its Year in Fashion report for 2021, detailing the transition to the “new normal” as consumers “dressed up to go out and to make ourselves feel good” even though the effects of the pandemic remained.
Danish brand Les Deux said it’s “ready to give our take on denim for the first time”. It has partnered with a major sustainable denim factory and “managed to bring down the environmental impact by approximately 75%”.
Fast-growing sportswear retail brand Castore is to open a new store in Glasgow in early September, its first standalone flagship in the city. The 2,000 sq ft ground floor and basement site will open on Buchanan Street.
As Tranoï and the French Fashion Federation join forces, and Who’s Next and Mode & Objet confirm their dates, French trade shows are preparing their return, after cancelling several editions due to the pandemic.
After parting ways with Reed Expositions France, the Parisian jewellery show’s former organiser, French jewellery industry association BOCI said it is negotiating with two companies to stage its next event.