Kicking off the new year's LuxurynsightXFashionNetwork podcast series, and with the Paris Fashion Week in full swing, Floriane de Saint-Pierre and Godfrey Deeny discuss the emergence and hiring of creative talent.
Primark continued to progress in the first quarter of its new financial year with new stores boosting the UK, while France and Italy looked strong and its US stores turned in a a positive like-for-like performance.
Following the tap dancing at Off-White's morning show, Valentino countered with a performance from singer FKA Twigs at Paris Fashion Week Men's on Wednesday, while Undercover hit the French capital's Cirque d'Hiver.
The sportswear label, recently bought by US investors, unveiled a new look at Pitti Uomo. The collection by Dao-Yi Chow heralds a high-end positioning for Sergio Tacchini, which is relocating to the USA.
Paris FW - AMI set the ball rolling on Tuesday night with a chic, festive show at Le Trianon theatre, celebrating the label’s 9th anniversary, 9 also being the lucky number of its Creative Director Alexandre Mattiussi.
Clothing retailer Truworths International reported a small increase in half-year sales on Wednesday, reflecting constrained spending in South Africa and Britain despite a boost from the key November-December period.
A score of mannequins sat in the front row at JW Anderson on Wednesday, heads covered by cardboard cut outs of the face of Arthur Rimbaud. An homage to the French poet, but also to cult figure David Wojnarowicz.