August Getty, one of the few couturiers who hails from Los Angeles, is on a mission: to bring glamour back to Paris. His house, August Getty Atelier, stages its French couture debut in January at the Ritz Hotel.
Luxury’s strength was prominent in the latest Interbrand ranking of the Best Global Brands Thursday, but even the biggest names couldn’t rival digital when it came to the brands that are key for consumers.
Giorgio Armani has called off a major planned event in Shanghai, scheduled for May 25. The Italian designer intended to stage a spectacular One Night Only – usually mixes of shows, store openings and exhibitions.
Amid a complicated political environment, the fashion week ended its 21st edition on a high as it continues its commitment to promoting the Catalonian fashion industry. Winners included Naulover and Brain & Beast.
Fashion cars and fashion have always been good friends. Just ask Tommy Hilfiger, who on Tuesday announced a multi-year partnership with Mercedes Benz to be the Formula One world champion team’s official apparel partner.