Farfetch is still loss-making as it invests in growth and that growth is certainly explosive at present with revenue surging as it adds brands and customers, and launches new developments at a frenetic pace.
The 34th Hyères Fashion Festival begins on Thursday, with a busy programme of exhibitions, shows, competition and conferences, with Natacha Ramsay-Levy as guest of honour and the Chanel-sponsored Métiers d’art Prize.
Browns is tipping Celine, Bottega Veneta and Lemaire as hot picks for AW19's 'cool classics' style, and it's adding a raft of new names to its line-up, as well as backing the return of the on-trend knee-length boot.
For Fall/Winter 2019-20, the label led by Lucie and Luke Meier has revealed Sander+, a new nature-inspired line focused on outerwear, which launches with a collaboration with historic outerwear manufacturer Mackintosh.
Milan expects to host nearly 500,000 visitors on April 8-14 for the huge, city-wide event, an incredible opportunity for fashion and luxury labels to present countless projects and special initiatives.
In Milan the parting farewell generally addressed to a friend by the Milanese is "buon lavoro," literally "good work," which after a very busy week in the Italian fashion capital, summed up the mood and the style here.
The minimalist elegance of Calcaterra, the playful fashion of Arthur Arbesser and Annakiki's bright eclecticism all revealed the potential of the next generation of Italian design at Milan Fashion Week on Wednesday.
LFW's Designer Showrooms may have had less attention than the big runway names, but it continued to do what it always does - shining a spotlight on young and promising labels from the UK and further afield.