Mark Howard Thomas has quit Helmut Lang, barely two years after being appointed creative director of menswear of the fashion house. He will be headed to Lacoste as its new director of men's fashion show.
The gifted Belgian designer discussed with Godfrey Deeny his approach to creativity and his career at Rochas, Nina Ricci and Theory, also explaining what it means to manage one’s own label in the age of social media.
The CEO of Japanese fashion and retail group Fast Retailing (owner among others of Uniqlo and Comptoir des Cotonniers), said that the group’s top job is better suited to a woman, according to Bloomberg.
Fast Retailing has become the latest retail giant to announce a major sustainability initiative with “plans to eliminate the use of unnecessary plastic throughout its supply chain and handed to customers” by next year.
After five years with the tagline ‘Life is a beautiful sport’, the French sportswear label has launched the #crocodileinside campaign, fronted among others by French rapper Moha La Squale and actress Chloë Sevigny.