“My father was in charge of manufacturing for 45 years here and never ever wanted anyone in our factory,” chuckled Nadja Swarovski after opening the doors of the family's famed crystal-making plant in the Austrian Alps.
Swarovski has, finally, opened its doors to the curious and enquiring, welcoming several scores of editors into their brand new Manufaktur design studio, and a series of show spaces, on Wednesday afternoon.
Chanel has launched the images of its latest ambassador, Penelope Cruz, shot by Karl Lagerfeld in the house’s cruise collection. Cruz joins Chanel plenipotentiaries Margot Robbie, Willow Smith and Kristen Stewart.
Investors in jewellery maker Pandora need to be patient as it adapts its trademark charm bracelets for today's more simple tastes while expanding in areas such as necklaces and rings, its design head told Reuters.