From luggage-free wardrobe rental services to fashion-themed luxury cruise itineraries, travel and fashion have been aligning in new and unexpected ways in recent years as both industries try to keep up with the times.
At Mulberry, creative head Johnny Coca took inspiration from the aristocracy's life in the countryside, showcasing tweeds, lace and embroidery Sunday, plus equestrian quilted capes and blouses with knotted scarves.
Marc Jacobs offered a hip-hop grand finale to New York fashion week on Thursday, rewriting runway etiquette in a phone-centric, celebrity-obsessed world with the future of traditional catwalk shows under threat.
The second half of 2016 proved to be a tough one for Laura Ashley as the firm faced a challenging backdrop leading to a profit warning Thursday. But it is upbeat and sees improvement ahead as it grows internationally.
The kidswear tradeshow saw 7,689 visitors walk through its doors at the recently-wrapped Paris edition. Taking place January 28 to 30, around 55% of attendees were foreigners with most hailing from nearby Europe.
The Momentum by Timo Weiland hotel team uniforms launched as part of the $200 million Crowne Plaza Accelerate plan. Weiland was named Style Director for the Crowne Plaza Brand in the Americas in September 2016.