Aeffe had a strong first half as success in Greater China helped to drive net profits up by almost 80% and it also turned in a healthy double-digit revenue rise, with the increase spread across both RTW and leathergoods.
As the first womenswear brand to present at this season's Milan Fashion Week Men's, the Italian house sent out its pre-collection and the latest looks from its semi-couture line, unveiling bright, disco-inspired pieces.
The Camera Nazionale della Moda Italiana has re-elected Carlo Capasa as its president for a two-year term. This is the third time that Capasa has been elected as president of the Camera, Italian fashion's governing body.
Finnish designer Tuomas Merikoski’s Parisian fashion label will show its pre-collection on June 18 at Milan Men's Fashion Week for the first time, with the support of the National Chamber for Italian Fashion.
Giambattista Valli has opened a London flagship on Sloane Street as the key shopping thoroughfare’s profile moves even further upmarket with a raft of recent openings adding to its ultra-luxury appeal.