Etro has appointed Fabrizio Cardinali as its CEO, effective in Q4. The company said he brings “more than 25 years of strategic leadership expertise and an unmatched track record in the luxury fashion space”.
The number of fashion-focused shops on premier shopping thoroughfare Oxford Street looks like falling even further with news that IKEA is likely to take over the former Topshop flagship, in a key Oxford Circus position.
Luxury sneaker and apparel retailer Kick Game has secured an extra £3.5 million in financing from VGC Partners. The capital injection will go towards the brand’s target to secure revenues of £50 million by 2022.
H&M’s latest collab is a link-up with Iris Apfel and the 2022 launch gets a head start this week as the fashion giant is celebrating and hosting her 100th birthday on Thursday evening during New York Fashion Week.
Most people when they think of Germany this month will think of politics not fashion, as voters will select the successor to Angela Merkel. Still, this week the capital staged Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Berlin.
Manolo Blahnik is the latest luxury name to link up with The Restory on a repair service as the concept of restoring luxury goods, rather than throwing them away and replacing them, becomes increasingly popular.
On August 28, the French fashion label introduced its Casa Ba&sh concession at the Parisian department store, featuring womenswear as well as home decoration items designed by Minuit, Baobab and Mirlo.