Alessandro Michele’s invitation for Gucci cruise 2018 was contained inside a pink box reading Urtica Ferox, which is Latin for stinging nettle. And this was a prickly show, albeit staged in a Renaissance palazzo.
Critics called it the quietest Cannes in years. But if the stars barely shone, the diamonds certainly did in a season that underlined how vital the film festival is to the jewelry industry, particularly for De Grisogono.
Christian Louboutin has reopened its Miami boutique following a renovation. Occupying the same space as its original shop, the new Miami flagship stocks men’s and women’s shoes and Christian Louboutin’s cosmetics line.
The designer was awarded an honorary doctorate in fine arts by the Parsons School of Design at the school’s commencement ceremony on Wednesday. Sui dropped out of Parsons at 21 after getting a job in fashion.
The UK's Graduate Fashion Week has partnered with online womenswear retailer Little Black Dress for the upcoming June edition. The collaboration will see Little Black Dress sponsor a unique design competition.
Italian fashion designer Laura Biagiotti, who pioneered the marketing of cashmere products in places such as China and the USSR, has died aged 73. She suffered brain damage following a heart attack and died on Friday.
Edeline Lee, Georgia Hardinge, Isa Arfen, Sharon Wauchob and Teatum Jones are among the eleven designers receiving BFC Fashion Trust grants in 2017. The recipients will share a total grant of £450,000.
Cotton On Group has become the top performing fashion retailer of 2017 in Australia, says the ethical fashion report by Baptist World Aid (BWA) which grades companies on transparent and eco-friendly working conditions.