Current/Elliott, Joie et Equipment, owner Dutch has sold a 60% stake to American investment fund TA Associates. Last year, the investment fund took a majority stake in other premium brand Zadig & Voltaire.
Mary Katrantzou has just won at the eleventh Swiss Textile Award’s in Zurich. The young Greek designer became a finalist with Adam Kimmel (USA), Damir Doma (Croatia), Duro Olowu (UK) Jason Wu (USA) and Juun.J (Korea).
A riot of colours, fabrics, prints and styles swept down the catwalk at London Fashion Week, from Mark Fast's so-called body conscious knits to feminine dresses with a darker edge from Kinder Aggugini.