Both Paris and London are braced for a whole slew of new Xmas pop ups - from UK igloo markets to French concept hotel stores - but Cartier's St Germain ephemeral boutique, unlike other rivals, will be truly multipurpose.
The Woolmark Company has entered into a two-season partnership with Japanese fashion label Facetasm to develop its Autumn/Winter 18/19 and Spring/Summer 19 wool-rich offerings, ahead of its Paris men’s show.
Alessandro Michele’s Gucci makeover continues to keep the brand in top spot when it comes to desirability, and Rihanna is the top influencer, while sleeves have replaced shoulders as the statement zone this year.
Emily Ratajkowski's Inamorata Swim line has been on the market less than two weeks and is already facing a lawsuit in NY federal court, accused of copying two designs from New York-based designer Lisa Marie Fernandez.
Old Navy advisor Gill Hong joins Lands' End as EVP, Chief Merchandising Officer and Head of International, while retail and omni-channel veteran Sarah Rasmusen rejoins the company as SVP of E-Commerce.