Hyper feminist, though at times not terribly feminine, the latest collection for Christian Dior by Maria Grazia Chiuri took the house somewhere very new in a year which celebrates the legendary label’s 70th anniversary.
Fashion Forward Dubai (FFWD) is adding a high-powered panel discussion to its showroom in Paris. To discuss: The Globalization of Fashion: Value Creation Through Business Exchange Between Dubai and Paris.
UK-based luxury men’s footwear label Harrys of London is to enter India with a store in Delhi to be followed by a debut in Mumbai next year. The company is reported to be also looking for franchise partners.
The Shop at Bluebird will open a lifestyle concept store on Floral Street in Covent Garden early next year, boosting the area's luxury credentials and widening its exposure to London's huge tourist traffic.
It began as a colorful echo of Futurism, but finished up in the opulent tropics, a powerful show Thursday lunchtime by Fendi, where the house’s creative director Karl Lagerfeld has rarely been in better form.
House of Fraser delivered lower sales and wider losses Wednesday but was upbeat and said its womenswear revamp is paying off while lower e-sales were caused by an online re-platform that is now yielding good results.