The founder of Antonioli speaks to FashionNetwork.com about the parent company of Off-White and Heron Preston, New Guards Group, revealing the secret to its success and the upcoming launch of a new label.
Having named Doublet and Rokh as its winners in 2018, the luxury group has opened applications for the sixth edition of its competition dedicated to young designers. Candidates can apply until 4 February, 2019.
Prada has become the latest brand to fall foul of racism accusations after an animal charm with a dark face and large red lips was seen as being uncomfortably similar to racist blackface caricatures of the past.
Next May, the luxury giant will award a prize for the best customer experience solutions for the group’s labels to a start-up. Eligible start-ups must have less than 10 years in business and 100 employees.