The maison closed the first day of shows with the celebration of its 10th anniversary on the Haute Couture calendar at Place Vendôme, with a festive collection of more than 50 colorful and voluminous looks.
On Monday, Francesco Milleri, a close collaborator of Leonardo Del Vecchio, the Italian billionaire who died aged 87 on June 27, took charge of Del Vecchio’s holding company, whose assets are worth €27 billion.
In addition to the pop-up stores they are opening as usual in summer resorts, luxury labels are taking over some of the world’s most chic destinations this season, decking them out in their own colours.
The luxury label is increasing its output capacity with a 10,000-m2 factory specialised in producing uppers, part of the facilities of the label’s footwear producer Pigini, in the central Italian region of Marche.
Revstance is a new digital marketplace launched as a sustainable platform to sell or rent out independent luxury fashion and jewellery brands. It also allows consumers “to make conscious and sustainable fashion choices”.
Icelandic clothing brand 66°North is to open a UK flagship store in London’s West End this autumn. It will be the outdoor heritage label's Europe flagship, marking its first venture outside of Iceland and Denmark.
Adidas Originals is linking up again with London-based MrBailey “to ignite the start of an ongoing partnership that will see the innovative designer reimagine the Trefoil’s futuristic Ozworld family of silhouettes”.
With the British Grand Prix having taken place at the weekend, and moving to Austria, France and Hungary later in July, Selfridges is aiming to tap into F1 frenzy and has opened a new experience as its London flagship.
As doing the right thing becomes ever more important to fashion companies, luxury giant Burberry has named a new vice-president for corporate responsibility with Caroline Laurie joining from DIY specialist Kingfisher.