MILAN — The luxury goods sector is expected to continue to grow in 2014, although at a similar pace to last year — and the double-digit gains seen in the 2009 to 2012 period are not in the cards.
The Worldwide Luxury Markets Monitor Spring 2014 update presented by Bain & Co. and Fondazione Altagamma here Monday confirmed a slowdown in growth last year, which was highly impacted by currency fluctuations.
Peter Kim's Los Angeles-based premium denim line has always had its finger on the pulse of youth. This season, novelty is back in a way reminiscent of early Aughts, with studs, lace-ups, racing waxed denim and more. For more highlights if some of the key brands at the Vegas trade shows, go to WWD.com. #wwdfashion (📷: Patrick Gray; Styles by @thealexbadia; Story by @karihamanaka and @marcy_wwd)
"I was driving back on Saturday afternoon from the beach, and I just saw this sign saying 'Skydiving for $95.' And I was like, I can't not sky dive for $95," says Tom Bateman about a moment in Hawaii while shooting "Snatched." #wwdeye (📷: @vsteves; Interview by @ktauer; Styled by @thealexbadia)