Clothes should be cherished, re-worn and even passed on to the next generation, Anna Wintour, the editor of Vogue magazine said, calling for more sustainability in the fashion world and less of a throwaway culture.
It is hard to imagine a more venerable luxury brand than Cartier, which has a reputation for artisanal excellence second to none. Yet, the majority of its audience is that lodestone of modern marketing, millennials.
Leave it to Miuccia Prada to dream up a novel new strategy for her new Resort 2020 campaign – which debarked not on the pages of any magazine or on laptops, but on paper broadsheets wrapped around bouquets of flowers.
The Italian executive, who joined the luxury house in 2015, has occupied the position of executive vice president for merchandising and global markets since 2018, playing a central role at the company.
Mark Howard Thomas has quit Helmut Lang, barely two years after being appointed creative director of menswear of the fashion house - leaving one month after presenting a critically acclaimed Lang show in New York.
Streamlined engineering are the new buzzwords at Prada, which has unveiled its latest Linea Rossa collection, the second since its relaunch last year. Rolled out internationally this month with a series of presentations.