Style concept store, Aizel Moscow has launched a special collaboration with Russian designers to celebrate the FIFA World Cup 2018. Entitled “The Essentials”, the capsule line features products such as traditional matrioshki dolls, T-shirts and sweatshirts, as well as jewellery, gadgets and beauty […]

British department store John Lewis is currently trialling scheme which would allow customers to sell back unwanted clothing in an attempt to reduce the 300,000 tonnes of apparel sent to UK landfills each year. The clothing buy-back scheme, which is being piloted by approximately 100 customers together […]

Iconic supermodel Naomi Campbell and Italian star Monica Bellucci on Saturday injected Hollywood-octane oomph in to the second day of Milan men's fashion week, sporting sizzling men's suits teamed with skyscraper stilettos for Dolce&Gabbana. With an over-the-top gilt and baroque decor glittering in […]

IN DEPTH Niche markets like adaptive, inclusive, and -size design map the trails to be blazed for brands and retailers looking for new valuable areas of opportunity, and Trailblazers 10, organized by Alvanon global consultancy firm, invited a parade of game changers to break it all down for a room […]

OPINION A leopard can't change its spots. Nor should it have to. That is precisely the takeaway from Roberto Cavalli's SS19 men's presentation, who, in addition to showing lynx, tiger and zebra, kept the brand's animalia prints flourishing, reversing them inside jackets and coats and softening shirts […]

Fendi and the luggage brand Rimowa have teamed up once again to present their one-of-a-kind suitcase, now in two new colors - red and blue. The recently released offering will be available along with the original black and yellow design, which debuted last November. With a multi-wheel system, the piece […]

In honor of the relaunch of her global flagship store at 23 Bond Street, Stella McCartney will be recreating Meghan, Duchess of Sussex's wedding reception gown that she wore for her recent marriage to Prince Harry. In relation to the number 23, McCartney is designing 23 lily-white and 23 onyx-black […]

Belgian designer Dries Van Noten announced yesterday that he has sold a majority stake of his label to Spanish group Puig, a third-generation family business which reported 1935 million euros in revenues in 2017. Active both in the fashion and beauty industries, Puig currently owns fashion houses Carolina […]

French designer Isabel Marant has partnered with L’Oreal Paris for a capsule collection of make-up. Consisting of five products, the collaboration will launch in September during Paris Style Week on the day Marant is scheduled to show. “I’ve always interpreted fashion’s ready-to-wear literally, and […]

OPINION The first time I shopped at Bottega Veneta was in the fall of 2003. I was in the brand’s Monte Napoleone flagship in Milan, it’s darkly lit interior reminiscent of a decadent cigar bar, and mesmerised not by the curated display of luxury goods, but the visible craft of its products. On that […]