After joining Pitti Uomo as a guest in January, Portugal aims to strengthen its status as a leading fashion destination beyond manufacturing. FashionNetwork.com visited ModaLisboa to meet the nation’s top designers.
Iranian-born businessman Javad Marandi and his wife Narmina have bought a majority stake in Anya Hindmarch from Qatari private investment firm Mayhoola, which increased its shareholding to more than 75% last year.
The winter womenswear collections on show in Paris this weekend oscillated between a dark, rocky feel at Haider Ackermann, Balmain and Altuzarra, and a light and polychromatic aesthetic at Issey Miyake and Rahul Mishra.
Asics and Vivienne Westwood have teamed up to create an exclusive capsule collection of footwear styles for the Asics and Asics Tiger brands. The first two styles will launch online and in stores in April.