For a young designer, having a collection at New York's Fashion Week is usually a sign that they've made it. But for those launching a career during the recession, even a runway show is not a guarantee of employment.
Tim Gunn, fashion guru and urbane mentor to the budding designers on TV's "Project Runway", was forced to swap his impeccable tailored look for something more casual when the show moved from New York to Los Angeles th...
A Fernand Leger painting and Yves Saint Laurent's own Mercedes Benz and Hermes luggage go on sale in November in a second smaller auction of the YSL-Pierre Berge collection, one of the world's great private collections.
German luxury fashion house Escada faces a critical verdict from bondholders on its rescue programme on Tuesday 11 August, and with just a day to go is still some way short of the support level needed.