One brand that appeared to be gathering momentum is the house of Alaïa, which profited from haute couture week in Paris to present its latest ideas, many mined very literally from the house's unique archives.
The house of Azzedine Alaïa's new collection made its digital debut on Wednesday with a performance inside the La Gaîté Lyrique theater in Paris, which was as succinct as one of the designer’s razor-sharp jackets.
The Milanese luxury temple has announced a joint venture with Tiziana Fausti, founder of the Bergamo-based multibrand store that bears her name. Fausti joins 10 Corso Como's management alongside founder Carla Sozzani.
Carlo Capasa has been confirmed for the fourth consecutive term as the president of the Italian Fashion Chamber (CNMI), as Serge Brunschwig, Alfonso Dolce and Jacopo Venturini joined the new executive committee.
Fashion labels are coming up with new strategies to deal with a menswear season that has been hugely compromised by the Covid-19 pandemic, forcing the cancellation of the June trade shows and fashion weeks.
Carla Sozzani, noted retailer, gatekeeper to the Azzedine Alaïa archives and all-round fashion legend, has a new project. The Italian lady opened her own Fondazione Sozzani Monday night in an unexpected neighbourhood.
10 Corso Como, whose founder Carla Sozzani invented the original concept, has opened a space in New York’s South Street Seaport district in a novel deal from a marketing; aesthetic and even real estate point of view.
The Milan-based shopping destination is set to open its first ever US location at NYC’s Seaport District, bringing its unique blend of fashion, art and cuisine to the historic waterfront neighbourhood in September 2018.