The house of Azzaro has appointed Olivier Theyskens to be its new Artistic Director, in a surprise move sure to receive an enthusiastic response as he is regarded as one of the industry’s most naturally gifted designers.
The Italian brand has acquired T&J Vestor, which had licensed its Missoni Home line since 1983. The fashion label is hoping to reinforce this sector, with several hotel and interior design projects in the works.
The Canadian luxury brand returns to the Milan runway with Karl Templer heading its womenswear collection, alongside a strong new style and management team. The men's collection has undergone some changes as well.
Tod’s has linked up with the noted Japanese designer brand Mame Kurogouchi for its latest T Factory collaboration. The project was first launched in September 2018 with a collaboration with Alessandro Dell’Acqua.
JW Anderson is the latest big name to be added to the list of Moncler Genius designers and is joining for its 2020 drops, as is another newcomer Rimowa, and an unexpected addition from outside of the fashion field.
The Florentine label has been without a creative director since 2017. A collaboration with Koché’s Christelle Kocher, is the first out of a series of designers who have been invited to reinterpret the brand's archives.
World Athletics announced significant changes to its rules on Friday that will outlaw some variants of Nike's Vaporfly running shoes and introduce limits to the technology developed for future shoes in elite competition.
The French Haute couture and Fashion Federation has chosen four international industry figures, among them Julie Gilhart, to form a committee of ambassadors for the worldwide promotion of emerging French labels.
The London Show Rooms, part of Parisian trade show Tranoï since 2017, have introduced new British fashion talents like ready-to-wear label Ahluwalia and jewellery brand Hatton Labs during Paris Fashion Week Men’s.