After Versailles last year, the NY Times is staging its international luxury conference 2017 in Brussels, a two-day event that will explore the evolution of the luxury market in a constantly changing world.
Barneys New York is the latest fashion retailer to jump on the upcycling trend.The department store has teamed up with new sustainable fashion brand BYT to sell a series of jackets created from repurposed waste product.
Gucci, Saint Laurent and Balenciaga all turned in powerful performances in Q3 for Kering but Bottega Veneta has some way to go. Gucci remains the conglomerate's star brand with both retail and wholesale soaring.
Stella McCartney and Hunter have signed up to to advertise in one of the positions on the renewed Piccadilly Lights and at the same time, privacy campaigners have objected to some of the tech the new lights will use.