Confirmation of Carven's acquisition by Chinese group Icicle has been accompanied by the news that the French label will be able to keep on all of its current employees – all bar one: creative director Serge Ruffieux.
The Italian menswear trade show has chosen Glenn Martens' Y/Project as the guest of honour for its next January edition. The label will therefore be showing in Florence this season, and not its hometown Paris.
German luxury marque MCM has appointed Dirk Schönberger to be its new global creative director in a surprise move. Schönberger takes up his new position immediately, and will present his first collection later this year.
Calvin Klein is launching a new fragrance, with the help of Lupita Nyong'o and Saoirse Ronan.Dubbed "Calvin Klein Women," the perfume is the first scent by the house since Raf Simons was made Chief Creative Officer.
Grailed has secured $15 million in Series A funding, bringing the company's total backing to $20 million. The funds will be used on consumer experience, marketing and expanding women's product for sister site, Heroine.