By and  on April 15, 2013

When luxury titan François-Henri Pinault took his seat in the front row of Christopher Kane’s London show last February, accompanied by his famous wife, the actress Salma Hayek, it signaled a new industry trend: Fashion’s young guns are starting to look like a bankable generation.

This story first appeared in the April 15, 2013 issue of WWD. Subscribe Today.

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