Quashing speculation about Lagerfeld’s succession, Chanel said his longtime right-hand woman would take over as creative director.
The fashion world reacted with shock and sadness to the death of one its most prolific and brilliant designers.
Gucci’s Marco Bizzarri has met with Dapper Dan and community leaders in Harlem, N.Y., and the company is set to hire new diverse candidates, set up multicultural scholarships, and launch awareness and exchange programs.
Looks were pared down, but not severe, and there was interest sparked by bold and unusual colors.
With select distribution, pop-up stores, casual celebrity product placement and direct-to-consumer sales, Maison Atia takes an offbeat approach to business.
“In addition to amplifying voices of color within the industry we will help ensure that the fashion world is reflective of the world in which we live,” said Miuccia Prada.
The organization is headed by Angela Dean, Kevan Hall, TJ Walker and Ruth Carter.
Gucci’s ceo talks exclusively to WWD as Alessandro Michele also broke his silence in a letter to the brand’s employees.
Skin has expanded into swimwear and launched Natural Skin, a second-tier collection.