˝I wanted to restore Italian buon gusto,˝ explained Walter Chiapponi, the new creative director of Todʼs, as he unveiled his first ideas for the brand in an elaborate mock-up of a 1960s grand hotel bar.
A case study in how an influencer reinvented herself as a global brand, Anine Bing has built a fledgling fashion empire. FashionNetwork.com caught up with the influencer-designer as she unveiled her latest launch.
The news published by Bloomberg about a possible takeover of the down jacket label by the French luxury group fuelled plenty of speculations. FashionNetwork.com analyses the operation’s potential impact.
Renzo Rosso’s fashion group, which owns among others Diesel and Marni, will develop, produce and distribute through its subsidiary Staff International the collections of the French label designed by Christelle Kocher.
The French luxury label is set to inaugurate its first store in Poland, in the capital, Warsaw, as it continues to expand at great pace, having newly opened or renovated no fewer than 10 stores worldwide since June.
The brand general manager of Parfums Christian Dior is succeeding Laurent Boillot as head of Guerlain at the beginning of November. According to AFP, Boillot will take over at cognac brand Hennessy in 2020.