The French retail group operates the Sandro, Maje and Claudie Perlot chains.
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NEW COATS OF PAINT: Coats PLC has put its fashion unit, which includes Jaeger and Viyella, up for sale and is planning to focus on its core business in thread for apparel, footwear and industrial use. The decision follows an attempt to revamp Jaeger...
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)