Shares of US online luxury reseller The RealReal Inc jumped 40% in their debut on Friday, giving it a market capitalization of $2.32 billion and signalling increased investor appetite for listings of consumer companies.
LA-based swimwear brand Frankies Bikinis will open a pop-up in London's Selfridges on Friday with the store saying open until July 28. It’s the first pop-up the brand has opened outside of its domestic market.
It’s difficult to think of a harder working designer in fashion than Kim Jones, creative director of Christian Dior’s men’s division; globetrotter; uber-collaborationist and, most recently, magazine editor.
As W Magazine changes hands from Condé Nast to the newly formed Future Media Group, Tonchi has announced he is stepping down as editor-in-chief after almost a decade in the role. He will be succeeded by Sara Moonves.
The fashion discovery platform announced on Tuesday that it has hired Ming Yang as its first managing director of China, signaling its official entry into the market and the start of an ambitious expansion plan.
On Monday, Italian luxury label Prada announced it is joining in the fashion world’s efforts to use recycled plastic, by introducing a handbag line made with nylon sourced from plastic waste recovered from the sea.
Dutch designer Sander Lak, who usually presents his collections in New York, chose Paris as the venue for his first ever menswear runway show on Sunday, playing with the contrast between delicate summer and harsh winter.
One menswear brand seemingly on the rise is Dunhill, formerly a sleeping beauty in the Richemont luxury conglomerate, with creative director Mark Weston unveiling his most compelling collection yet in Paris on Sunday.