The new Lyst Index for Q3 shows that Daniel Lee’s appointment at Bottega Veneta was an inspired move for Kering with the label entering the hottest brands list for the first time, climbing 21 places in the ranking.
Located at 225 West 57th Street at the base of Central Park Tower, the mega 320,000 square-foot store offers seven levels of retail space and will play host to a series of exclusive releases and collaborations.
The British Fashion Council has released the shortlist for this year’s Fashion Awards, with Gucci, Bottega Veneta and Loewe leading the way with four nominations each. Winners will be announced on 2 December.
Positive Luxury, which seeks to connect luxury brands and people who care about sustainability, has began operating in France in the US and will host a series of events in Paris, New York and London next week.
International luxury giant LVMH unsurprisingly announced on Wednesday that it will take over through Thélios the licence for Dior eyewear, once the deal with Italian group Safilo will expire in December 2020.