French fashion house Chloé is set to name as it new creative director Natacha Ramsay-Levi, second-in-command to Louis Vuitton designer Nicolas Ghesquiere as the industry braces for a fresh round of leadership changes.
Fashion label Schiaparelli completed its remarkable resurrection Tuesday when it was inducted into the elite ranks of Paris haute couture houses. Only 15 fashion houses have the right to call themselves haute couture.
Debenhams is axing or reducing some of its designer ranges under the direction of new CEO Sergio Bucher, according to a UK press report. A newspaper said Betty Jackson will be dropped and Jeff Banks cut back.
The $1.5 billion Miami residential development unveiled renderings of the Via Acqualina 777 South Tower lobby designed by Karl Lagerfeld. The development is Lagerfeld's first condominium project in the US.