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Fashion World Mourns Death of Azzedine Alaïa

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Improvements at Abercrombie, but Wall Street Still Cautious on Stock

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Business

Stitch Fix IPO Pops, Then Fizzles

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Joelle Diderich

Olivier Reza.

Watches

Olivier Reza Named CEO of Watch Rental Service Eleven James

The investment banker-turned-jeweler is overseeing the relaunch of the company’s web site as it expands its consignment offer.

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Baselworld expects to halve exhibitor numbers in 2018.

Watches

Baselworld Trade Show to Halve Exhibitor Numbers in 2018

Hit by waning demand and the rise of smartwatches, the industry’s leading showcase is set to welcome 600 to 700 exhibitors in 2018.

clock November 16, 2017Joelle Diderich

The 37.3 carat Raj Pink diamond

Fashion Scoops

World’s Largest Pink Diamond Fails to Sell at Auction

Sotheby’s had hoped to set a new record with the 37.3-carat Raj Pink, the centerpiece of its sale in Geneva.

clock November 16, 2017Joelle Diderich

The "Vendôrama" exhibition poster.

Fashion Scoops

Boucheron Plans Anniversary Exhibition at Paris Mint

The “Vendôrama” show in January will take visitors on an interactive journey from the creation of a jewelry piece to its presentation.

clock November 16, 2017Joelle Diderich

A look from Emyun's spring 2018 collection.

Fashion Scoops

Swiss Ath-luxury Brand Emyun Eyes International Expansion

The maker of merino wool men’s activewear hopes to add points of sale in Paris, Milan, London, Tokyo and Los Angeles.

clock November 15, 2017Joelle Diderich

Galeries Lafayette Foundation

Retail

Galeries Lafayette Sets Opening Date for Paris Art Foundation

Lafayette Anticipations will open its doors on March 10, 2018, almost four years after the project was first unveiled.

clock November 14, 2017Joelle Diderich

Actress Keira Knightley attends the CHANEL Fine Jewelry Dinner to celebrate the debut of The Jewel Box Boutique at Bergdorf Goodman, in New YorkCHANEL Fine Jewelry Dinner, New York, USA - 6 Sep 2016

Fashion Scoops

Keira Knightley Sings in French in New Chanel Video

The British actress sings “Le Tourbillon de la vie,” made famous by Jeanne Moreau on the soundtrack of the 1962 movie “Jules et Jim.”

clock November 14, 2017Joelle Diderich

Karl Lagerfeld's limited edition Art Deco jewelry collection.

Fashion Scoops

Karl Lagerfeld Talks Jewelry, Weinstein — and Acupuncture

The designer did not comment on the controversy over his comments on TV last weekend criticizing German Chancellor Angela Merkel.

clock November 13, 2017Joelle Diderich

Simon Porte Jacquemus

Fashion Features

Jacquemus Plays by His Own Rules

The designer’s decision to show on the eve of Paris Fashion Week confirmed his rising status in the French fashion firmament.

clock November 10, 2017Joelle Diderich

The grocery selection at La Grande Epicerie de Paris Rive Droite

Retail

Experience Matters: La Grande Epicerie Opens Right Bank Offshoot in Paris

The upscale grocery store in the tony 16th arrondissement marks the latest addition to the French capital’s burgeoning food retail scene.

clock November 8, 2017Joelle Diderich and Mimosa Spencer

LVMH reshuffle Dior Toledano Fendi Beccari

Human Resources

Pietro Beccari Named CEO of Dior in LVMH Reshuffle

Outgoing Dior ceo Sidney Toledano will take over as executive chairman of LVMH Fashion Group.

clock November 8, 2017Joelle Diderich and Luisa Zargani

Fashion Scoops

Lanvin’s New CEO Wants to Bolster Ties With Art

Nicolas Druz, who recently took over as chief executive officer, presented a sculpture attributed to Constantin Brâncuși at a private event at its men’s flagship in Paris.

clock November 6, 2017Joelle Diderich

A model charter backstage at Christian Dior.

Fashion Features

Collections: Model Charter Resets Balance of Power at Paris Fashion Week

The charter on the well-being of models introduced by Kering and LVMH had wide-ranging effects across the industry this season.

clock November 6, 2017Joelle Diderich

Details at Chanel RTW Spring 2018

Fashion Scoops

Chanel Takes Over From Chaumet as Partner of French César Awards

The house will accompany the young talents competing for the award for most promising actor or actress at France’s equivalent to the Oscars.

clock October 31, 2017Joelle Diderich

Hermès

Financial

Hermès to Open Two Additional Plants in France by 2020

The sites will each employ around 250 craftspeople specialized in leather goods.

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