Alber Elbaz, who died Saturday, created collections for a half-dozen fashion houses including his own, though it was a 14-year tenure at Lanvin that earned him a place among the Pantheon of great all-time designers.
Pierpaolo Piccioli took Valentino haute couture home to Rome on Tuesday and into a giant sound studio in the city’s legendary film studios the better to capture the grandeur of a very particular collection and moment.
In her first Métiers d'Art collection for Chanel, Virginie Viard looked to Gabrielle Chanel's iconic apartment at 31 Rue Cambon, reinventing the brand's historical codes in a much-applauded show at the Grand Palais.
Ikea is launching a new app to allow customers to shop remotely for products they can visualise in their own homes, lessening the need for them to travel to its vast network of self-service, out-of-town stores.
Executives from major global retailers played down the threat to employment in stores from artificial intelligence and automation on Thursday and pledged more training to help staff adopt more high-value tasks.
Walk like an Egyptian, as the song goes. And, dress like one too this season at Chanel, which unveiled its latest Métiers d’Art collection inside the Temple of Dendur, inside the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York.
One day before the global fashion runway season begins its one-month tour in New York, Tommy Hilfiger effectively launched the international catwalk caravanserai with a mammoth show Tuesday evening in Shanghai.