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.
Stella McCartney has struck a long-term global kidswear licensing deal with Italy’s Simonetta, which specialises in the category. Simonetta will develop, manufacture and distribute Stella McCartney Kids from SS22.
Milan Fashion Week starts on Tuesday 17 with an exciting calendar featuring new names like Boss and Peter Pilotto; a host of Chinese designers and emerging talent; and Italy’s leading labels, except for Roberto Cavalli.
The National Chamber of Italian Fashion has published its provisional schedule for the fall/winter 2018-2019 shows at Milan Fashion Week. The event opens February 20 at 7pm with the first coed show from Moncler.