Les Petits Joueurs, the bright, graphic luxury handbag brand based in Florence, this week opened its first store, a 862-square-foot flagship in that city.
Founder and creative director Maria Sole Cecchi doesn’t take things too seriously, giving a wink here and a nod there to popular culture, often literally — on the front of her Eyes handbag, a pair of eyes made from Lego bricks, (995 euros or $1,116 at current exchange) cast their gaze askance.
Exclusive: @tommyhilfiger has tapped 22-year-old actress @zendaya to be his newest collaborator and together they will launch a see-now-buy-now collection in February. Speaking to WWD about the project, the Spider-Man actress said: “Fashion is more than just wearing cool clothes. It’s a way to celebrate self-expression and individuality, which is extremely empowering. This is why I am proud to partner with Tommy Hilfiger.” Tap the link in bio for the full scoop. #TommyXZendaya #wwdfashion
Fashion is facing a blistering pace of technology, a complex economic backdrop, and shifting social mores, priorities, and lifestyles. WWD's annual CEO summit on Oct. 30 and 31, will be the meeting place for some of the sharpest minds in the business who will address how these forces affect a consumer. Speakers this year include Antoine Arnault, Virgil Abloh, Gabriela Hearst, and Olivier Rousteing. Tap the link in our bio to find out more. #wwdceosummit