Working almost exclusively with leather and corduroy to give the collection a sense of “normality,” Prada riffed on simplicity, authenticity and the naïf, favoring the crude and unsophisticated over the polished and urbane.
Emilie Rubinfeld succeeds Francois Kress, who has left the company.
The combined eyewear powerhouse will have annual sales of more than 15 billion euros.
Karl Templer has finally signed on to be creative director at Interview. Templer, who styled a Bruce Weber photo essay on New Orleans for April’s W, finalized the deal to join the magazine Thursday.
Yohji Yamamoto’s fashion show in China next month could top even Fendi’s on the Great Wall. The Japanese designer will show on April 24 in Beijing’s Forbidden City, according to sources, which is certain to stir some controversy, given it’s another…
Mergers and acquisitions may be scarce these days, but Coty Inc. ? the prolific fragrance house ? has a hankering for buying.
Cloth wipe technology revolutionized everything from cleansing products to sunless tanning. Now Skinvitals hopes the concept will clean up in skin care, too.
David Babaii doesn’t want to rule the world — he wants to help it.