Ahlem Manai-Platt, the French luxury eyewear designer, has announced a major collaboration with musician Beck. Distributed globally, the Ahlem brand will open its third store this year in San Francisco.
The German brand, which is increasingly focusing on its social media presence, will hold an event in the Dubai desert on February 10 to unveil its new "see now, buy now" collection for Spring/Summer 2022.
Hugo Boss's announcement of star-studded campaigns for its Boss and Hugo brands last week was big news, but the reaction to those campaigns is newsworthy too with the company saying the launches have made a big impact.
David Beckham retains his status as a top global fashion influencer even though younger celebrities such as Harry Styles are also making a huge impact now. And for women, Billie Eilish is top of a new ranking.