Designer and Luxury

Accessories News

Designer and Luxury

Design Market Worth $479B: Study

The first Altagamma Bain Design Market Monitor was based on the study of 350 Italian and international companies from 30 different countries.

Katie Hillier, Luella Bartley

Katie Hillier and Luella Bartley Launch Luxe Brand

Katie Hillier and Luella Bartley are poised to become luxury’s latest double, launching the women’s ready-to-wear and accessories brand Hillier Bartley for fall.

A look from Theory+.

Theory+ Plans to Open First Stores

Theory+ combines the modern aspects of the Theory brand with the technical performance of active clothing.

Chiara Boni RTW Fall 2015

Chiara Boni La Petite Robe Eyes Own Store

Italian brand Chiara Boni La Petite Robe, known for its comfortable dresses crafted from a stretch fabric, is taking a step into retail.

Shaw-Lan Wang

Lanvin’s Owner Shaw-Lan Wang Could Be Eyeing Sale

According to market sources, Shaw-Lan Wang recently made an informal approach to a high-powered family in Asia about possibly selling her stake.

Matthew Williamson RTW Fall 2015

Matthew Williamson Re-focuses

Business will undertake new strategy in spring/summer 2016.

Chinese Distributors Adapt to Fast-Changing Market

China’s slowing economy and austerity measures have been affecting luxury retailers, but it’s also hurting another group that’s not getting as much attention: distributors.

A No Excuses ad from Eileen Fisher for spring '15.

Eileen Fisher Aims for Total Sustainability

The brand will launch a national ad campaign, supported through social media, PR, online and its retail stores.

Salvatore Ferragamo Punches up Counterfeit Fight

In 2014, the fashion group blocked and destroyed counterfeit products value at more than $7 million.