By exploring new creative directions at Dior, Louis Vuitton and Céline with three important appointments, the luxury group has deftly reshuffled its hand and is now betting on menswear, sportswear and digital.
LVMH’s Louis Vuitton brand, the biggest revenue driver at the French luxury goods group, said on Monday it had tapped Virgil Abloh, the founder of streetwear label Off-White, to design its menswear collections.
With the Baselworld luxury watch fair now underway in Basel, Switzerland, Chanel has unveiled the "Boy∙Friend Skeleton," equipped for the first time with its new Calibre 3 in-house mechanical skeleton movement.
Cosmetics brand Amkiri has announced that it has developed a scented 'ink' infused with fragrance, designed to be applied to the skin using specific applicators, allowing wearers to craft colorful scented body art.
The fashion world and the British press is all abuzz about who will design Meghan Markle's wedding dress and as a result, get all the bonus publicity (and sales spike) that attiring the royals always brings.
The designers who made the cut include London-based UK labels "A-Cold-Wall" by Samuel Ross, and Charles Jeffrey's "Charles Jeffrey Loverboy," as well as the US-based brand "Eckhaus Latta" by Zoe Latta and Mike Eckhaus.
The jury for the Young International Designers' Festival (Le Festival des Jeunes Créateurs de Mode), which takes place in Dinan, from April 13 to 15 for a third year, will be presided over by designer Frank Sorbier.