Calvin Klein and Yeezy Season 5 are among the highly anticipated shows at NYFW this season. In addition, see-now-buy-now, political statements, and a migration of labels to and from NYFW will take front and center stage.
Chief Marketing Officer Emilie Rubinfeld has been appointed President of Carolina Herrera just days after François Kress stepped down as CEO. Rubinfeld also held senior marketing roles at Giorgio Armani and Akris.
As well as the increasing numbers of brands shunning the traditional fashion week timetable for unisex catwalk shows or see-now-buy-now collections, there was a considerable amount of reshuffling amongst the top ranks.
Carolina Herrera is suing Oscar de la Renta in a case to be heard at the Supreme Court of New York. At issue is if designer Laura Kim was still under a non-compete clause when she switched over to Oscar de la Renta.