The news that Raf Simons and Calvin Klein were parting ways, revealed deliberately Friday evening as the fashion world clocked off for Christmas, didn’t surprise the industry. We look at what doomed the relationship.
Fluidity that was – counter-intuitively – often represented in patchwork clothing was the key to a rather brilliant collection from Jonathan Anderson, one that seems likely to define the current London season.
LVMH is close to acquiring a new perfume brand, Jean Patou, for its portfolio and has done it very much on the quiet. The French conglomerate took management control last year without any fanfare from Designer Parfums.