Balmain CEO Massimo Piombini is the latest guest on LuxurynsightXFashionNetwork's podcast. Interviewed by FashionNetwork.com Global Editor-in-Chief Godfrey Deeny, he discusses Olivier Rousteing's role; digital; and the major developments underway at Balmain.
Few designers are as linked to cinema as Giorgio Armani, whose wardrobe for Richard Gere back in 1980 helped make American Gigolo the “fashion movie." However, his other great inspiration is Asia, particularly Japan.
Launching in January 2020, Mytheresa Men’s will live within the e-tailer’s main website and focus on menswear “in the post-streetwear era”. Its launch follows the addition of a kidswear category earlier this year.
Valentino's creative director Pierpaolo Piccioli took viewers on a Roman holiday for the Italian house's Resort 2020 presentation on Wednesday night, held inside New York University’s James B. Duke House.
Prada has become the latest big name in luxury fashion to go fur-free with the group’s brands, including Prada itself plus Miu Miu, Church’s and Car Shoe, to stop using fur from its SS20 womenswear collection.
The impact of terrorist attacks in Europe on global shoppers’ desire to visit the region appears to have all but gone with Europe-wide sales to international shoppers up by 11% in April after an 8% drop last April.
The YNAP buy lit a rocket under Richemont sales last year, but it dented profitability. Yet the group remains strong with jewellery and watches buoyant while Chloé and Dunhill have seen good reactions to new products.
Giorgio Armani has altered the time and location of its signature menswear show on June 17 in the upcoming Milan menswear catwalk season, significantly helping to anchor the final day of Milano Moda Uomo.
Burberry's results may have looked unspectacular on paper but coming in a year of huge change, they showed it's moving in the right direction and building a buzz around its rebirth as an even more luxury-focused brand.