The Covid-19 pandemic was far from the minds of designers at London Fashion Week, whose shows set out a vision of a more colorful, optimistic, and dynamic mood than has been seen in the past several months.
Make-up brand Sugar Cosmetics has awarded its media mandate to media agency Carat India, which will now handle Sugar Cosmetics’ media strategy. The business has also announced Taapsee Pannu as its new brand ambassador.
Italian fashion house Cavalli said on Monday it would open a $545 million ultra-luxurious skyscraper in Dubai in collaboration with real estate developer Damac Properties, aimed at reviving the luxury brand.
Fashion consultant, stylist, and editor Harmeet Bajaj has launched Bunka as a new womenswear brand with the aim of promoting conscious fashion and giving crafts people across India employment opportunities.
New hair dye brand Paradyes is swiftly expanding its product offerings and has just launched six new hair colours in its ‘Jewel Tone Series’. The brand also plans to launch its own range of bleach in the future.
French fashion house Balenciaga scored the biggest at the recent MET Gala, held on September 13, thanks to the influence of Rihanna and Kim Kardashian, whose outfits attracted significant attention and commentary.
On September 25, the down jacket label will unveil in Milan the new Genius collections by 11 designers, with pop star Alicia Keys headlining an online event staged concurrently in New York, Shanghai, Tokyo and Seoul.
Shying away from the oversize installations of previous editions, luxury labels like Gucci, Off-White and Givenchy took advantage of the Milan Design Week to showcase an array of new projects and offbeat initiatives.