The fashion group announced solid growth in its direct-to-consumer sales during the holiday period on Monday and updated its full-year guidance to take into account the newly acquired Rebecca Taylor and Parker brands.
Fashion brands wanting to know how to stage a convincing presentation should have sent an emissary to Alexander McQueen's event this weekend, which was a salutary lesson in combining art, taste and photography.
˝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.
N°21's Alessandro Dell'Acqua redefined formal wear with a sensual twist at Milan Fashion Week on Saturday, while, at Marni, Francesco Risso chose imperfection as the watchword for the brand's new aesthetic.
Few houses in the artificial world of fashion make as much effort to connect to their roots as Dolce & Gabbana, whose latest collection was a charming and delicate ode to Italian craftsmanship and earthy Sicilian roots.
One day into the menswear catwalk season in Milan, on a crisp Saturday morning, Giorgio Armani unveiled his latest concept R–EA, or Recycled Emporio Armani, a capsule collection all about regeneration.