The French retail group operates the Sandro, Maje and Claudie Perlot chains.
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Emporio Armani to Launch E-commerce Site in U.S.
Giorgio Armani is known to be tireless and hands-on about building his business. However, there is one store opening the designer will have to miss — the reproduction of his Via Manzoni megastore in Second Life.
Rei Kawakubo - a designer's designer if there ever was one - is said to be the subject of a solo exhibition next spring at the @metmuseum. Here's a look from her epic Broken Bridal collection for @commedesgarcons from fall 2005. Get the full scoop at WWD.com. (📷: @giovanni_giannoni_photo)