Stella Tennant, the UK supermodel, has died suddenly at 50. Her family confirmed her passing in a statement, after the model passed away at her home in Duns, Scotland, near her parents' 16th-century estate.
Internet-based fashion group Boohoo has bought the online businesses of fashion chains Karen Millen and Coast, leaving a question mark over the fate of the two retailers’ stores and concessions in Britain.
The news around LK Bennett may have gone fairly quiet since the failed company was acquired out of administration by its Chinese franchise partner, but it has emerged that the company owed almost £32m to creditors.
It’s difficult to think of a harder working designer in fashion than Kim Jones, creative director of Christian Dior’s men’s division; globetrotter; uber-collaborationist and, most recently, magazine editor.
Britain's retail sector has turned toxic in a climate of squeezed consumer spending laced with Brexit uncertainty, but low valuations are making some stocks a tempting prospect for the brave contrarian.