NEW YORK — Designers Karl Lagerfeld and Helmut Lang may advocate minimalism in their ready-to-wear, but both are aiming for maximum profits in their respective men’s fragrance launches —?Lagerfeld Man and Cuiron. Lagerfeld Man...
NEW YORK — Designers Karl Lagerfeld and Helmut Lang may advocate minimalism in their ready-to-wear, but both are aiming for maximum profits in their respective men’s fragrance launches —?Lagerfeld Man and Cuiron. Lagerfeld Man launches in Germany, Austria, Switzerland and Scandinavia in mid-August, while Cuiron will roll out in U.S. doors in October.Lagerfeld’s scent is expected to ring up $5 million to $10 million in first-year wholesale sales globally; Lang’s is expected to do about $2 million at retail in 270 U.S. doors. For more, see page 4. """
“I’ve struggled my whole life to find a bathing suit that fits me that doesn’t look like a maternity bra. I’m proud of the line because it’s an accurate representation of me rather than me putting on someone else’s clothes,” says @atlantabean of her swimwear collaboration with @piaarrobio, LPA X ATL. The two decided on a swimwear collab and increased the industry standard size for the pieces. Read more about the line — and our interview with de Cadenet Taylor and Arrobio — on WWD.com #wwdfashion
Exclusive: Cate Blanchett has been named the first global beauty ambassador for @armanibeauty. Blanchett has been the face of the brand’s Sì fragrance franchise since 2013, and is now representing all of the label’s beauty categories including makeup and skin care. #wwdbeauty (📷: @zefashioninsider)
“From concept to creation, my goal was to create beautiful pieces, with a variety of sizes, all at affordable prices,” said @joansmalls of the swimwear and intimate apparel she designed for @smartandsexysocial. The collection includes neon laced bras, sheer bodysuits and swimwear separates. The intimates collection will launch in July, while the swimwear collection will be available for purchase on Tuesday at select @walmart stores, walmart.com and smartandsexy.com. #wwdfashion