As he greeted editors backstage after the Chanel haute couture show, what was Karl Lagerfeld wearing? But, of course it was a double breasted black tuxedo jacket by Hedi Slimane – the designer of the moment in Paris.
There is a concept in football known as Gegenpressing, meaning committing all your forces on the attack and focusing on intense creativity, which is what the Fendi menswear show in Milan on Monday was all about.
Sidney Toledano is to resign from his position as CEO of Christian Dior and be replaced by Pietro Beccari, CEO of Fendi, in a significant change of management within LVMH. And more changes are in the pipeline.
“Work, live, play, and now learn,” is the mantra of Mohammad Saeed Al Shehhi, the CEO of Dubai Design District, or D3, the setting for Fashion Forward Dubai, the biggest new fashion and design cluster in the world.
There is a new Arnault in town and he is already up and running a 450-million-euro company. He is the family's digital Go-to-Guy, and now he's running LVMH's lastest acquitison, German luggage brand Rimowa.