Retail sales dipped 2.2%, hit by the U.K., while underlying sales rose 1%.
Does the sale give fashion insiders a clue about the designer’s plans for life after Burberry?
“It means a lot to show my work in a non-exclusive, non-elitist environment,” he said of the three works in downtown Manhattan.
Lagerfeld is the latest in a string of designers and brands to design the Claridge’s Christmas tree.
Revenue in the six months to Sept. 30 was up 9% as new ceo Marco Gobbetti commits fully to luxury.
With Christopher Bailey soon exiting the British house, will ceo Marco Gobbetti stick to his word of experimenting to “create a new energy and positivity.”
Just in from a QE2 transatlantic crossing, Julien Macdonald also helped debut a new fashion-themed in-flight film for Etihad Airways to kick off NYFW: The Shows.
The exhibit, which will feature over 200 photos, was curated by Bailey, writer, curator and director of Claire de Rouen Lucy Kumara Moore and cocurated by Alasdair McLellan.
The options were from a share tranche that Burberry’s Christopher Bailey received in 2013.
“The dialogue is constant,” said Gobbetti of his rapport with Christopher Bailey.
The best-selling Burberry bag in Q1 was the rucksack.
Retail revenue, the bulk of the company’s business, grew 3% at actual rates, in line with forecasts.
The Burberry Materials Futures Group will work on inventing new sustainable materials and looking at ways of advancing the manufacturing industry.