Ahead of the show opening May 4 in New York, the Costume Institute has released a video in which curator Andrew Bolton discusses the work of the Japanese designer and gives a behind-the-scenes glimpse of preparations.
Swiss luxury watchmaker Breitling, whose sought-after timepieces are worn by celebrities including David Beckham and John Travolta, has been sold to CVC Partners, the private equity group revealed Friday.
Adidas and Reebok are the world’s most transparent brands, but despite achieving the highest scores, they still have a long way to go towards being completely transparent, according to Fashion Revolution.
Tommy Hilfiger has launched a new European m-commerce app in four different languages and 17 countries. It will include streaming video content from Gigi Hadid and will let consumers buy from the brand’s Instagram feed.
French luxury goods group Hermès said on Thursday that sales growth accelerated in the first quarter, driven by demand from Asian customers, providing further evidence of a broader recovery in the luxury goods industry.
The Victoria’s Secret angel has collaborated with shoe brand Mara & Mine on a collection of vegan footwear. Proceeds will benefit Mothers2mothers, a charity dedicated to eliminating pediatric AIDS in sub–Saharan Africa.
Familiars names like Azzaro and Ronald van der Kemp will take guest turns on the Paris Couture runway this July, as will some newcomers — Belgian label A.F. Vandervost and American labels Proenza Schouler and Rodarte.
Thanks to a new partnership with DFS Group, luxury Hong Kong jeweler Chow Tai Fook will be available in the United States. In May, the jewelry brand will open a boutique in Honolulu’s T Galleria by DFS.