Without a creative director since 2017, Emilio Pucci is rethinking its creative strategy by bolstering its studio. For summer 2021, it revealed a strong collection, enriched by Tomotoka Koizumi's capsule collection.
Eyewear giant Marcolin has named Alessandro Beccarini as its Style & Product Development Director with responsibility for the management and development of all the group’s eyewear collections worldwide.
With 64 fashion show, both physical and digital, the calendar of the upcoming Milan Fashion Week is a packed one, marked by the comebacks of Valentino and Dolce & Gabbana, while Gucci is taking a pass.
Nostalgia for a more innocent era, when Italy emerged from another great drama, was the theme of Dolce & Gabbana’s Alta Moda show in Florence, the first major women’s fashion collection shown since the lockdown.
Organizers in Paris have yet confirmed whether they will stage actual physical runway season this fall, but one French designer – Christelle Kocher - is certainly planning to go ahead with a runway show.
Fabrizio Curci, who ran the Milan fair and has a long career with automobile group FCA, is the new head of Italian eyewear manufacturer Marcolin. Curci succeeds Massimo Renon, who left the business for Benetton.
One brand that had to weather a particularly complicated moment due to Covid-19 is Wolford, the high-end skinwear and hosiery marque that not only went though the lockdown, but also sold its Austrian headquarters.
Faced with the retail sector’s troubles and the need for the French department store group to transform itself, the supervisory board has decided to end Le Printemps’ collaboration with Paolo de Cesare, CEO since 2007.