Miuccia Prada is the recipient of the Outstanding Achievement Award for 2018 from the British Fashion Council, in partnership with Swarovski. Previous winners include Donatella Versace, Ralph Lauren and Karl Lagerfeld.
Proenza Schouler has bought control of its own house from Castanea Partners, in the latest change of ownership of the avant-garde New York fashion house; while both the current CEO and CFO are departing immediately.
mRalph Lauren will be celebrated in December by the French-American Foundation (FAF) as the guest of honor at its annual gala dinner in the Château de Versailles, given under the patronage of President Emmanuel Macron.
Mr Porter is helping Ralph Lauren celebrate its 50th birthday in style. The retailer has teamed up with the American heritage brand on a capsule menswear collection that revisits some of the label's signature pieces.
The NYC-based luxury brand announced on Wednesday that it has committed to going fur free starting 2019, joining a growing list of fashion and luxury labels ditching fur under mounting pressure from campaigners.
We caught up with Phair this weekend in London to discuss her plans for the BFC; her take on the future of fashion; how Brexit might impact London designers and British brands; and the BFC’s new plans with Google.