News

Members of the jury of H&M Foundation’s Global Change Award

Fashion

H&M Foundation Names Winners of Second Edition of Global Change Award

Members of the public can vote online until April 2 to determine how much money each project should receive.

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Business

Europe’s Stock Markets Edge Down

Retail and luxury stocks also declined on Monday morning.

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Gemfields rough emeralds

Fashion

Gemfields Partners With Gübelin Gem Lab on New Emerald Traceability Technology

The technology works by applying nanoparticles on emeralds during the mining stage.

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Maxime Simoens

Fashion

Loris Azzaro Appoints Maxime Simoëns Artistic Director

The French designer will oversee the house’s couture collections, ready-to-wear lines and men’s and women’s accessories.

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Business

The Digital World Takes Root in Textile Designs

Fairs such as Milano Unica and Première Vision are increasingly seeing digital influences filter through in textile design.

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A cotton-polyester checked woven by Bonotto.

Fashion

Function Goes Fancy in Textiles

For spring 2018, mills are taking a less obvious approach to functional fabrics, with creative visual impact, textural effects and unexpected hands moving the spotlight away from techy aspects.

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Fashion

Pierre Bergé Talks Political Persuasions

In an interview published in French weekly Le Journal du Dimanche on Sunday, Bergé expressed his support for centrist candidate Emmanuel Macron who is running neck-and-neck with the National Front’s Marine Le Pen in the French presidential race.

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Fashion

Armed Robbers Raid Cartier Store in Monte Carlo

A police manhunt is on for two suspects after the dramatic daytime heist.

– March 25, 2017

A style from the Italia Independent Capsule Collection with Romero Britto

Business

Italia Independent Restructures, Posts Loss in 2016

The company attributed this to investments connected to the brand’s internationalization and an increasingly competitive eyewear sector, as well as “a strong commercial push that has left too much product” in the market.

– March 24, 2017

The For Women in Science 2017 laureates

Beauty

L’Oréal, UNESCO Honor Women in Science

The 19th edition of the annual event showcased five female researchers from around the world.

– March 24, 2017

Fashion

Four Holdings Buys Men’s Online Platform Oki-ni.com

This is Four’s second acquisition after Agent Provocateur.

– March 24, 2017

Agent Provocateur Charlotte Olympia colleciton

Fashion

British Prime Minister Theresa May Wears Custom Charlotte Olympia Shoes for Charity

Charlotte Dellal created a pair of kitten heels for May to mark Red Nose Day, an annual fund-raising initiative.

– March 24, 2017

Isabelle Huppert in Giorgio Armani.

Fashion

Isabelle Huppert Expected at Brunello Cucinelli’s Theater

The actress will read “Les Visiteurs du Soir [The Evening Visitors]” by Guy de Maupassant on March 25.

– March 24, 2017

Xiao Li, Luke Gilford, William Fan, Tommy Genesis, M.I.A., Steven Tai and Anna October

Fashion

M.I.A. Hosts Mercedes-Benz Fashion Event

Guests included Malaika Firth, Steven Tai, Anna October, Xiao Li and Petite Meller.

– March 24, 2017

"FuturPiaggio"

Eye

Piaggio Group Celebrates 130th Anniversary With Book

Published by Rizzoli, “FuturPiaggio — 6 Italian Lessons on Mobility and Modern Life” offers an unconventional view on the company’s past and future.

– March 24, 2017