Is Gucci Too Trendy?

Europe’s luxury brands have shrugged off the pandemic and inflation but fickle tastes in fashion still have the power to trip them up. Shares in Gucci’s owner Kering fell 5% in European morning trading Friday in reaction to quarterly results released the night before. Sales grew 21% in the three months through March compared with … Read more

A $300,000 Dolce & Gabbana Tiara You Can Only Wear in the Metaverse

LONDON—Digital sharks wearing Burberry. A virtual Gucci purse that cost more than its real-life equivalent. A one-of-a-kind electronic Dolce & Gabbana tiara that fetched over $300,000 at auction. The world’s biggest luxury brands have been dipping their toes into the world of digital fashion, and the early evidence suggests there are eager buyers willing to … Read more

Tokyo schools drop controversial dress code on hair and underwear color

For decades, being a student in Tokyo meant you had to look a certain way. Under the public school system’s dress code, all students had to dye their hair black, certain hairstyles were prohibited and even their underwear had to be a designated color. But these rules, which have recently come under scrutiny and been … Read more

Milan Fashion Week AW22: the highlights – in pictures

From the season’s big debut at Bottega Veneta to the up-and-coming names to look out for, the Milan shows presented myriad new ideas and sartorial directions Continue reading… Source link

Sock therapy: An important accessory for your feet

Gone are the days of boring blacks and greys. The humble garment for the foot is now an important fashion accessory and comes in chic designs and colours. When a pair of socks sneaks through your ankle booties, it becomes an important accessory to transform the most boring outfit. Argyle, plaid, polka dots, funky aliens … Read more

Dolce & Gabbana to Stop Using Fur in Its Designs in 2022, Testing ‘Eco-Fur’

Fur is increasingly falling out of favor at luxury fashion houses. On Monday, Dolce & Gabbana, the Milan-based fashion house, said it was discontinuing the use of fur in its products this year. Moncler SpA, the Italian outerwear brand known for its slick puffer coats, similarly stated last week that it was cutting fur from … Read more

Luxury as a way of life! At every touchpoint, Bharat is about evolution through inclusivity: Haresh Mirpuri, Aranyani

An alumnus of the Sri Sathya Sai Institute of Higher Learning, Haresh Mirpuri is a name to reckon with as he has created an Indian luxury handbag brand which embraces sustainability as a way of life. Handbags are known to be a woman’s best friend. Worldwide, fashion designers are playing with innovation to showcase their … Read more

Fashion Shows in Paris and Milan Are Going On Despite Omicron

The fashion houses of Paris and Milan are back on the runway this week, hosting their elaborate annual wintertime shows despite the rapid spread of the Omicron variant, another sign that parts of Europe are looking beyond the current Covid-19 wave and getting back to business. Chanel SA sent a horse down the catwalk at … Read more