The Italian textile and luxury menswear group has bought a 65% stake in the Dondi group, a local producer of high-end knitwear. Dondi’s management will retain creative and operational control over the company.
Fashion loves nothing more than a debut; and haute couture doubly so. Hence, one could almost touch the sense of anticipation at Schiaparelli on Monday morning for the couture debut of Texas-born Daniel Roseberry.
If you want to know how the other half lives, attend a menswear runway show by the venerable house of Hermès. Like the classy, clever and hyper self-confident collection staged on a balmy Saturday evening in Paris.
The show staged by Carine Roitfeld to celebrate the 90th anniversary of the Florentine boutique brought together more than 3,000 people on Thursday to celebrate fashion with rhinestones, VIPs and heaps of creativity.