PARIS — The Ermenegildo Zegna Group is banking on the design prowess of Stefano Pilati to lift its fortunes in men’s wear — and Agnona women’s wear — to a new summit.
“We are appreciated for our quality, fabrics and style. We wanted to add a twist of fashion and this was the right moment,” said Gildo Zegna, chief executive officer of the Italian firm, which last year surpassed the 1 billion euro revenue threshold. “This will also help us to work with less mature clients, and catch opportunities in emerging markets where there are younger and wealthier customers.”
Steve Aoki held a presentation, a runway show and outdoor concert for his men's line Dim Mak. Here's a look from his spring 2018 collection, which was titled "Paradise Found." #wwdfashion #wwdmens (📷: George Chinsee)
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