Inventories are being kept tight in hope of increasing full-price selling and reducing markdowns.
The music star had launched the collection last February during New York Fashion Week.
Kanye West arrived a few minutes before the end of Christopher Kane’s show, sending PRs and guests tripping over themselves to make room in the front row.
David Walliams, Siouxsie Sioux and Nicola Roberts from Girls Aloud turned out to cheer Vivienne Westwood, who showed her Red Label collection.
Ratings were up significantly for Sunday night’s telecast of the 81st Annual Academy Awards over last year.
Valentino downsized its New York office on Monday, diminishing its U.S. infrastructure for public relations and men’s wear.