ASVOFF, the annual fashion film festival, will stage its 10th edition in Paris this coming weekend, with a new special category of award called Global Champions - a novel move as the celebrated event returns to France.
After 30 days of shows that began on the Bund in Shanghai with Tommy Hilfiger and ended in Paris in the Louvre with Louis Vuitton, we rate the 12 most beautiful and influential shows of the international season.
Looks like Nicolas Ghesquière may, finally, be about to open his own fashion label. Though perhaps not next season. This weekend on French TV, he suggested creating his own brand was “much closer to reality.”
In a short statement on Monday, French Connection confirmed what had been rumoured for some time with the company saying that it’s looking at its strategy options and one of those could include a sale.
Following last year’s successful holiday retail collaboration, the PVH-owned brand has joined forces with the online retail giant again to bring an immersive brand experience to NYC’s Flatiron Plaza this October.
Boohoo Group released its half-year report on Wednesday and in a fashion retail market that’s seeing a record-breaking level of challenges, the company is going from strength to strength with revenue up 50%.
There are few more fertile imaginations in European fashion today than Marine Serre. Her clothes are hybrid and experimental; don’t really follow mainstream trends and were shown with zest and novelty Tuesday in Paris.
Any info about the health of the UK high-street is of interest at the moment so half-year results from Next were closely watched on Tuesday and it seems the firm "over-performed", the news driving its shares up sharply.