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Rag & Bone opens in Harrods, uses SME tech to boost e-sales

Rag & Bone opens in Harrods, uses SME tech to boost e-sales

​US label Rag & Bone has expanded its presence in the key London market as well as boosting its e-tail reach using text message tech to get to customers and increase online sales.
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Selfridges launches garden centres with fashion twist

Selfridges launches garden centres with fashion twist

​Gardens are the new black and now Selfridges has launched garden centres at several stores. They’re not just any old garden centres as it’s bringing a Selfridges-style and fashion-focused twist to the category.
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Dolce & Gabbana shines a thousand lights in Milan

Dolce & Gabbana shines a thousand lights in Milan

Domenico Dolce and Stefano Gabbana, the first designers to host a physical show at Milan Fashion Week, revealed a glittering collection on Saturday, taking inspiration from the artistic light shows of southern Italy.
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Telfar Clemens designs Olympic uniforms for Liberia

Telfar Clemens designs Olympic uniforms for Liberia

The New York-based designer has revealed a preview of the uniform he has created for the West African nation’s Olympic team, for which his brand is serving as the official sponsor in Tokyo this July.
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LVMH acquires the rest of Emilio Pucci

LVMH acquires the rest of Emilio Pucci

The French luxury group, which previously held 67% of the Italian brand, has purchased the remaining 33% from Laudomia Pucci, who is stepping down from her role as vice president and image director at the house. 
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Paris menswear season; six shows and over 20 live presentations

Paris menswear season; six shows and over 20 live presentations

With Paris finally exiting the lockdown, and Parisians enjoying their city without masks, the international menswear runway season climaxes with six days of Paris shows this week, albeit within the penumbra of Covid.
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Brand values soar in pandemic, Nike, ASOS, Uniqlo and Vuitton all prosper

Brand values soar in pandemic, Nike, ASOS, Uniqlo and Vuitton all prosper

The world's most valuable apparel and luxury labels saw their values surging during the pandemic, according to Kantar’s BrandZ Most Valuable Global Brands 2021 report released Monday. 
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Andy Murray to make Wimbledon return in Castore kit partly made of wool

Andy Murray to make Wimbledon return in Castore kit partly made of wool

​The start of Wimbledon next Monday will see former champion Andy Murray competing in an “innovative” Merino wool kit that was developed by Castore’s Andy Murray-dedicated AMC brand and The Woolmark Company.
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Gucci unveils centenary collection in Milan

Gucci unveils centenary collection in Milan

During the opening of Milan Fashion Week Men's, the Italian label organised an exclusive presentation revealing its anniversary collection, which will go on sale at the end of September. 
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Prada: Logo light on a Mediterranean beach

Prada: Logo light on a Mediterranean beach

Light-hearted logomania at Prada in its Spring/Summer 2022 menswear collection, where the arrival of Raf Simons alongside Miuccia Prada has led to multiple expressions of the brand’s signature crest.
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Chez Tod’s, Peter Beard revived on the Italian Peninsula

Chez Tod’s, Peter Beard revived on the Italian Peninsula

Few individuals had a more romantic life in the past half-century than Peter Beard, the photographer, playboy, artist and lover of Africa who inspired the latest menswear collection from Tod’s on Sunday. 
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Fendi Roma: Eternal City panache at a Rationalist masterpiece

Fendi Roma: Eternal City panache at a Rationalist masterpiece

Fendi’s invitation to its Spring/Summer 2022 collection, unveiled Saturday, classily telegraphed its designer’s message: a sophisticated ode to the Eternal City and its fashionable dolce far niente sense of style.
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Ermenegildo Zegna subtly recomposes the menswear wardrobe

Ermenegildo Zegna subtly recomposes the menswear wardrobe

The label opened Milan Fashion Week Men's beautifully on Friday, with a film revealing a collection that is simultaneously minimalist and hyper-sophisticated, with pieces that can be easily mixed and matched. 
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Lawrence Steele reveals first ideas in his return to Aspesi

Lawrence Steele reveals first ideas in his return to Aspesi

Two decades after he first began creating for Aspesi, Lawrence Steele has returned to helm the house, and unveiled his first new ideas for the Italian label with a family-and-friends photoshoot by Vanina Sorrenti.
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Maria Grazia Chiuri on her metaphysical-mode Cruise collection for Dior

Maria Grazia Chiuri on her metaphysical-mode Cruise collection for Dior

Christian Dior’s creative director Maria Grazia Chiuri just staged a magisterial metaphysical fashion show and cruise collection in Athens on Thursday night. So, we caught up with the Roman-born designer.
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Luxury sector relieved as UK and US settle trade dispute

Luxury sector relieved as UK and US settle trade dispute

A long-running trade dispute between the UK and the US that hit export sales of luxury goods has been suspended until 2026. UK luxury goods industry body Walpole welcomed the agreement, calling it “fantastic news”.
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