LONDON — Adrian Cheng is continuing his mission to build an ecosystem of Millennial and Generation Z-focused brands and platforms, which are responding to shifting consumer behaviors. C Ventures, the new fund he introduced last October, has already taken stakes in various e-commerce and editorial platforms, including Moda Operandi, Not Just a Label, Dazed Media, Galore and SkyBound.
Today, the billionaire entrepreneur announced two new investments made through C Ventures, in Finery, a digital wardrobe management system also backed by model and actress Brooklyn Decker and entrepreneur Miroslava Duma, and Undone, an online platform which allows customers to create made-to-order, customized watches.
Ganni turned over a new leaf for spring 2019, reports @fionawsma from Copenhagen Fashion Week. Instead of sending its signature floral-print dresses down the runway, the brand collaborated with 66 North, a technical outerwear brand, and produced a chic-yet-utilitarian offering that included a tie-dye vest and short set, and leopard-print pieces sprinkled among the khaki parkas and bucket hats. #wwdfashion #ganni #copenhagenfashionweek
“I love ‘Kudos’ by Rachel Cusk that just came out,” said @katieholmes212 of what’s on her summer reading list. Head to WWD.com to read which books @lilireinhart, @dakotafanning and more are picking up this summer. #wwdeye (📷: @kukukuba)
“I’ve been an actress since I was like 10 or 12, and then I went to drama school. I have a technique, and I have a process that I bring to every role. And I can talk about it, but that kind of makes it less magic, and also when I talk about it, it makes me feel like I’m full of myself,” ‘Crazy Rich Asians Star’ Constance Wu tells @leighen .(📸: @emmanmontalvan: styled by @micaelaerlanger ) #wwdeye #crazyrichasians #constancewu