When Nicolas Ghesquière staged his fifth cruise collection for Louis Vuitton, he practically invented a new category in design – site-specific high fashion. FashionNetwork.com caught up with Ghesquière post-show.
Department store numbers have plummeted in England over the last decade. And it looks like they'll continue to fall as House of Fraser prepares to shut a number of stores and as Debenhams also plans closures.
Luxury lingerie brand Coco de Mer is growing as it approaches the end of its first year under independent ownership with its wholesale business rising 150% and plans laid for interesting new collaborations.
Skimpy men's swimwear has topped a survey of the least favourite fashion items in the UK with leather trousers and Crocs also proving to be unpopular while slip-on shoes, hoodies and leggings got a thumbs-up.
Victoria's Secret will open a flagship store in Melbourne by year end, which will see the US lingerie giant stock its entire apparel, intimates and beauty range for the first time under one retail roof in Australia.
For autumn-winter 2019/20, the denim trade show, which ended in Paris on May 24, offered up a very fashion-oriented interpretation of the latest textile innovations, featuring a series of pieces by designer Lutz Huelle.