After nearly 20 years with the Italian fashion group that owns among others Moschino, Tassinari is stepping down, to be replaced ad interim by CEO Simone Badioli. Aeffe will also set up a steering committee.
The leading label of Italian fashion group Aeffe has signed a letter of intent with its Chinese partner, Scienward Fashion and Luxury, and will take direct control of its Chinese monobrand stores from June 2022.
The Italian fashion group's revenue as of September 30 was up by 21%, reaching €250 million, but remained 7% below the pre-Covid figure, while its net income soared, posting a 74% increase in two years.
The pandemic may be a long way from being over, but they are parading down the catwalks in New York this week. Uber sunny in mood and attitude, designers appear to be longing for a return to a new normalcy.
Christian Dior’s menswear creative director Kim Jones, an inveterate fan of collaborations with fine artists, has a new design teammate for his next Dior collection, legendary New York street artist Kenny Scharf.
One year ago, Tom Ford became Chairman of the Council of Fashion Designers of America, as the industry heralded a new dawn for NYC fashion. However, 12 months later, the season is strikingly denuded of many major names.