Exquisite craftsmanship wrapped up Paris haute couture week, with luxury fashion brands presenting sweeping, intricately detailed gowns aimed at the spring wardrobes of some of the world's richest women.
The Italian luxury brand saw its sales shoot up by 60% in the first semester, reaching €478 million, and expects to close 2015 just shy of €1 billion, according to a statement made by Stefano Sassi to the Italian press.
Clusters of silkworms munch on piles of locally-grown mulberry leaves in a white marquee in Italy's northern Veneto region. They are nourishing hopes of a revival of Italy's 1,000 year-old silk industry.
Bajan music sensation, Rihanna, is reportedly stepping away from entertaining in order to pursue a career in fashion design. The singer's company, Roraj Trade LLC., filed a trademark for the name, $CHOOL KILLS last mo...