Figaret Paris CEO Eléonore Baudry is the guest this week on the LuxurynsightXFashionNetwork.com podcast. The executive discusses in this French-language episode the plans to reinvigorate the accessible luxury label.
Tom Ford will be the new chairman of the Council of Fashion Designers of America. He succeeds Diane von Furstenberg, who steps down from the position after a 13-year run, to become the 11th face of the leading role.
The first lab-grown leather handbags made from mushroom roots were put up for sale this week via a US-based crowdfunding website aiming to tap the embryonic but fast-growing market for eco-friendly fashion.
Gildo Zegna, the CEO of Ermenegildo, whio has just acquired Thom Browne, has a confession to make. Even before he signed the half-billion-dollar deal, he had begun manufacturing some of the designer’s next collection.
Lanvin staff will grill management and Fosun at a meeting on Thursday, seeking guarantees about jobs following the Chinese group's deal to buy a controlling stake in the brand, sources have told FashionNetwork.com.
Kering said on Friday it had held talks over its stake in fashion label Stella McCartney, after a report that the French luxury goods firm was discussing selling its 50 percent holding back to the British designer.