Brand of the Week: Le Monde Beryl Nov 10

Brand of the Week: Le Monde Beryl

Le Monde Beryl is our ‘Brand of the Week’. The label was founded in 2015 by friends and fine-jewelry experts Lily Atherton Hanbury and Katya Shyfrin, who met in London and bonded over their love of jewelry and gemmology, art, design, and travel. The name refers to the beryl...

Chiara Ferragni opens its first Parisian flagship store Nov 02

Chiara Ferragni opens its first Parisian flagship store

Italian influencer and entrepreneur Chiara Ferragni has opened the first flagship store in Paris of her eponymous label. Located on the corner between Rue de Debelleyme and Rue de Turenne the 560-square-foot space has walls in the signature light blue color of the brand and banners with the...

Brand of the Week: Stine Goya Nov 02

Brand of the Week: Stine Goya

Image of Stine Goya taken from stinegoya.com Stine Goya is our ‘Brand of the Week’. The woman behind the brand, Stine Nistrup Madsen founded her eponymous womenswear label in Copenhagen, Denmark in 2006 after noticing a gap for artistic and, playful designs in the Scandinavian...

Mytheresa Launches Childrenswear Oct 30

Mytheresa Launches Childrenswear

Luxury womenswear portal has announced the launch of its own section for children’s fashion. The e-tailer owned by Neiman Marcus will expand into childrenswear with a new vertical titled Mytheresa Kids. The website is expected to launch in January 2019 and will include clothing, shoes,...

Riani launches first online shop Oct 29

Riani launches first online shop

Riani has launched its first online store for its 40th anniversary. The German fashion label was founded in 1978 by Jurgen Buckenmaier and laid the cornerstone for success with its Bucki trousers with over 100,000 pairs being sold. In 2007, his wife Martina joined the company as CEO, and for...

Brand Of The Week: Lucy Folk Oct 25

Brand Of The Week: Lucy Folk

Lucy Folk is our ‘Brand of the Week’. The nomadic lifestyle brand was established in 2007 by Founder and Creative Director Lucy Folk as a small jewelry line inspired by her love of precious materials. A trained gold and silversmith from Melbourne’s RMIT University she never...

Alexander Wang and Uniqlo announce second collaboration Oct 12

Alexander Wang and Uniqlo announce second collaboration

Uniqlo and Alexander Wang have announced their second collaboration. The collection will include bodysuits, T-shirts, leggings, sports bras and underwear for men and women. The pieces come in many neutral colors as well as Wang’s favorite color: neon green and can be worn for different...

Lacoste appoints Louise Trotter as new creative director Oct 05

Lacoste appoints Louise Trotter as new creative director

Lacoste has appointed Louise Trotter as its creative director. The 49-year-old designer who stepped down from her role of creative director at Joseph in July after nine years is the first female creative director in Lacoste’s 85-year history. She steps into the shoes of Felipe Oliveira...

Agent Provocateur to open first boutique in Bijenkorf Amsterdam Oct 03

Agent Provocateur to open first boutique in Bijenkorf Ams...

British lingerie label Agent Provocateur will soon open the doors of its newest boutique in the Netherlands. The store, situated on the third floor of the Bijenkorf, Amsterdam, will open on Friday 19 October. More than 250 items will be available ranging from permanent and seasonal...

Uniqlo opens first store in Amsterdam Sep 28

Uniqlo opens first store in Amsterdam

Japanese global apparel retailer Uniqlo has opened its first store in the Netherlands. Located in the former Forever 21 flagship store in the heart of the city center, on Kalverstraat 11, Amsterdam. There will be an entrance on Rokin 12 as well. It will feature a total sales floor of...

Michael Kors acquires Versace Sep 25

Michael Kors acquires Versace

Handbag maker Michael Kors has announced that it will buy Italian fashion house Versace for about two billion US dollars. Versace which is one of the last independent fashion labels in the market is 80% owned by the Versace family. Since 2014, 20% of the company’s shares have been owned...

Alexa Chung makes her London Fashion Week debut Sep 18

Alexa Chung makes her London Fashion Week debut

Alexa Chung’s eponymous label which she founded in 2017 had its catwalk debut at London Fashion Week. The British designer who is a well-known face in the fashion world presented the Spring / Summer 2019 collection at a show which was titled “Arrivals and Departures”....

Burberry announces its departure from real fur Sep 07

Burberry announces its departure from real fur

British fashion brand Burberry has announced that it will stop using real fur and will also cease the destruction of unsold garments. The announcement comes ahead of Riccardo Tisci’s first runway show for Burberry during London Fashion Week on September 14. It also marks the second...

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