The Paris haute couture shows opened with pared-down collections and sober comments as the financial woes of designer Christian Lacroix forced even the world's most extravagant fashion scene to face economic reality.
Louis Vuitton's trading in the American market has been "resilient", whereas the chief executive of fashion group Dior said on Monday 6 July his company was not yet seeing signs of a recovery in the United States.
After ‘A Moment In… Focus’ for women, ‘A Moment In… Time’ for men has arrived. Japanese designer Asa Nishijima gets the ball rolling with outfits with a variety of influences; a touch of Antwerp, a bit from Japan and a lot drawn from nature.
Just one year after coming under the wing on Renzo Rosso and his holding group OTB (Only The Brave), Viktor & Rolf have changed their CEO. The Dutch duo have entrusted management to Birgit Adels, formerly of EMI Music and Prada.