Tweaking folds of black and gold silk, Zolaykha Sherzad frowns. Reinventing a country known for burqa-clad women as a source of high-end fashion means getting every stitch right and something is not perfect with a dress.
Premium jeans brand True Religion Apparel Inc's quarterly profit beat market expectations as margins improved helped by a segment-mix shift towards its higher-margin consumer direct business, and raised the full-year outlook.
A selection of Roberto Capucci's legendary 'fabric sculptures', exploring the fashion maestro's creations in his 60-year career, will soon grace the halls of the lakeside Odescalchi Castle at Bracciano, near Rome.
Italy's Mariella Burani Fashion Group said it was not involved in a reported investigation. La Repubblica had said, in an unsourced report, that prosecutors had opened an inquiry into possible market-rigging and false accounting at the company.