SHANGHAI — Factors including younger luxury consumers, wider adoption of digital sales and marketing channels among brands as well as consumers in China’s lower-tier cities are driving luxury e-commerce in the country, a new report reveals.
The “China Luxury E-commerce White Paper” — the result of research jointly undertaken by Secoo, China’s largest luxury goods e-commerce platform, data partner Tencent and analysis partner Deloitte — details China’s emergence as the second-largest online consumers of luxury (behind the United States).
As 2018 comes to a close, we’re taking a look back at the best party photos of the year. First up, newlyweds Nick Jonas and Priyanka Chopra in black tie at Ralph Lauren’s 50th anniversary show in September.
📸: @zefashioninsider .
“Sand, summer, sea,” is how designer Sarah Staudinger describes of the beginnings of her latest collection for Staud, writes @elmercer.
Summer was encapsulated through an array of adorable picnic inspired garb in poppy hues like tablecloth gingham compact knit playsuits and matching sets and plenty of crudite-emblazoned offerings. The best foodie-looks included a salad printed waffle minidress with matching cardigan or a matching neon green knit set with fringe made of mini glass lemons (and matching croakies). #wwdfashion
With a litany of sold-out collabs, a history-making debut show for Louis Vuitton men’s and armfuls of awards, Virgil Abloh is WWD’s Newsmaker of the Year. 📸: @lexieblacklock .