Italy's menswear fashion week drew to a close on Monday, with both Pitti Uomo and the Milanese runways witnessing the retreat of streetwear and a return to a certain chic elegance through more classic menswear.
At the latest Marni runway show in Milan, Francesco Risso sent out a tribe of moody, but not mean, lost boys, who drifted down the catwalk with a vaguely bedraggled air, sporting what looked like their dad's suits.
Britain's economy cooled in the three months to November, expanding at its weakest pace in six months as factories suffered from tough global trade conditions ahead of Brexit, official data showed on Friday.
Consumer spending fell again last month in the UK, according to the latest Visa UK Consumer Spending Index, compiled by IHS Markit, with clothing & footwear one of the categories suffering the fastest spending drop.
Andrea Panconesi, owner of LuisaViaRoma, the famed boutique in Florence, opens his first ever pop up in Manhattan on Friday. So, we met Andrea for his take on etailing, family businesses and not selling out to any fund.