The company, known for outfitting rock stars like Iggy Pop, Velvet Revolver and Bruce Springsteen, made the filing with plans to sell to an affiliate of Lion Capital LLC, the majority owner of John Varvatos.
The CFDA's answer to overseas menswear weeks has yet to find its footing, but the three days of mostly menswear shows and presentations hit some high notes with both up-and-coming designers and established returns.
Global real estate company Thor Equities Group has announced Longchamp and John Varvatos have signed long-term leases at The Landmark Guadalajara in Mexico, a new 2.5 million-square-foot multi-purpose luxury property.
John Varvatos will return to Pitti next January, as the American designer makes his reentry into the European orbit. He will present all three of his lines inside Pitti’s central nerve system, Fortezza da Basso.