It began as a colorful echo of Futurism, but finished up in the opulent tropics, a powerful show Thursday lunchtime by Fendi, where the house’s creative director Karl Lagerfeld has rarely been in better form.
French fashion brand Antoine & Lili has opened its first UK store less than a year after being bought by investment specialist Dzeta Group and Judith Benhamou. It has opened in affluent tourist destination Canterbury.
River Island saw lower operating profit last year even though sales rose and it blamed that familiar scenario, the “challenging” retail environment. But it also ploughed money into tech and expects to reap the rewards.