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.
Value Retail plc reported a 21 percent increase in sales in 2009, reaching the 1 billion euro-mark, or $1.39 billion at average exchange rates.
Companies seek metallics, weathered textiles strong at Los Angeles International Textile Show.
At webinar, Gregg M. Galardi, a corporate restructuring partner at the Skadden law firm, says companies reluctant to restructure through a Ch. 11 filing.
The Los Angeles social Jacqui Getty is asking for over $300,000 per month from her husband Peter Getty in order to cover her living expenses.
A weekend auction of the final Jean Patou collection designed by Christian Lacroix exceeded estimates.
Thanks to Christian Dior, Marion Cotillard keeps racking up those frequent-flier miles.