The Milan menswear season began for many Friday morning with a visit to the Fondazione Prada to experience Alejandro G. Inárritu’s Carne Y Arena, his virtual reality film about Mexican refugees crossing into the USA.
Zitto Zitto! meaning hush hush, was the instruction when the texts started arriving to editors, retailers and VIPs inviting them to Dolce & Gabbana’s last minute Sartoria runway show on Friday night in Milan.
British Vogue fashion director Lucinda Chambers will be replaced by Venetia Scott, the first of what are likely to be several changes at the glossy title in the wake of Edward Enninful’s appointment as editor-in-chief.
Zalando revealed on Thursday further details of its upcoming Bread & Butter show. Described as a “festival of style and culture”, the event will be based on the new theme ‘Bold’ and will take place on 1-3 September.
Wal-Mart Stores Inc executives on Friday reassured workers they remained integral to the company's success as they highlighted investments in online sales and other technology to compete with rivals like Amazon.com Inc.