Nostalgia for a more innocent era, when Italy emerged from another great drama, was the theme of Dolce & Gabbana’s Alta Moda show in Florence, the first major women’s fashion collection shown since the lockdown.
Wolford was upbeat on Thursday despite reporting a “significant annual loss” for the latest year. It may have seen a downturn in revenues, but it's also seeing the first positive results of its transformation programme.
Tapestry plans to have over 300 stores in North America offering curbside pickup by the end of this week, and also plans to open approximately 20 stores in Europe and 35 stores across Japan, among other reopenings.
Tapestry's Coach and Kate Spade foundations will each make new contributions to support Covid-19 charities and frontline healthcare workers, while Canada Goose will boost its production of medical protective gear.
Like many brands, some luxury labels are producing online content to dispel the gloom in these times of isolation, for example Bottega Veneta with a multi-media project, and Salvatore Ferragamo with a trivia quiz.