Rights groups applaud the decision as a victory for individual and religious freedom.
Revenues dropped 15 percent, despite the "first signs of improving trends in mainland China.”
Given the dearth of celebrities in Milan, the paparazzi finally had a chance to get carried away at Roberto Cavalli when Elizabeth Hurley arrived.
Scarlett Johansson drew a crowd of about 1,000 for her personal appearance at Milan department store La Rinascente Sunday night.
Retailers looked for feel-good items at New York’s AccessoriesTheShow and Accessorie Circuit.
Raf Simons turned up at the Prada show, sandwiched between architect Rem Koolhaas and artist Francesco Vezzoli.
On Sunday, Donatella Versace unveiled her first new volleys for Versus.