If you want to know how the other half lives, attend a menswear runway show by the venerable house of Hermès. Like the classy, clever and hyper self-confident collection staged on a balmy Saturday evening in Paris.
Ex-Hermès International VP and Comité Colbert Deputy Chairman Christian Blanckaert is the new guest of the LuxurynsightXFashionNetwork podcast series, talking about the luxury industry’s challenges with Godfrey Deeny.
Ebay and WGACA are partnering to launch a series of capsule collections, beginning with the ‘Peace, Luxe and Rock and Roll' capsule, made of 1,300 women’s and men’s ready-to-wear, luxury accessories and vintage items.
An intense men’s fashion week starts in Paris on Tuesday, with the ‘Karl for Ever’ event and 60 catwalk shows, including rookie labels Bode, Phipps, Ludovic de Saint Sernin and Sies Marjan, and Balmain’s gig-show.
Digital pioneer Michel Campan, who boosted the online potential of brands like Hermès and Lancôme before creating his own agency, offers his vision on digital evolution in a podcast by LuxurynsightXFashionNetwork.
The men’s division of the French governing body for fashion, the Chambre Syndicale de la Mode Masculine, has named the CEO of Celine, Séverine Merle, to the head of its board, succeeding Sidney Toledano.
The ranking of the 75 most valuable global retail brands, led by Amazon, has seen Nike rise to the top of the apparel sector whilst Zara and H&M were impacted by rising concerns over their environmental impact.
A French mediator has been appointed to try and resolve a power struggle at the top of the world's largest eyewear-maker EssilorLuxottica that has plunged the recently merged group into crisis, a source said.