Two years ago Sophia Kokosalaki returned to Staff International, the group of Renzo Rosso. She will soon be joining the creative team of the group’s flag-bearing brand Diesel, designing womenswear lines for Diesel Black Gold from winter 2010.
The ensemble worn by Michelle Obama on Inauguration Day goes on display on Wednesday 17 June, allowing the public a first close-up look at the design that helped earn the first lady praise for her fashion sense.
For the first time at Baccarat, Stefano Poletti has devoted his time to a surprising game: reinventing the shine and gloss in precious jewels. Necklaces, pendants, earrings… His creations gorge themselves on light, holding it for a moment before it’s released and ricochets off into infinity.
The grand-daughter of Bulgaria's former communist dictator Todor Zhivkov, Socialist deputy Evgenia Zhivkova, announced Thursday 11 June that she was quitting politics to focus on her career in fashion.
Wealthy shoppers will expect discounts on luxury goods for the next few years, and savvy upscale brands will counter the pervading frugality through innovation such as better customer service or design.
Sales of luxury goods in Dubai have dropped about 45 percent since the global economic crisis prompted local shoppers to tighten their purse strings and tourists to rethink spending sprees, a top retailer said.