Karl Lagerfeld Absent from Chanel Couture Shows

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Dior Couture Spring 2019

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Brandon Truaxe, Deciem Founder, Dies

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Now anyone with a phone can set up an online marketplace thanks to a new app called Storr.


Storr App Allows Shoppers to Browse Their Friends’ Stuff

The new platform lets anyone be a retailer, curating their own digital marketplace.

clock January 16, 2019Kellie Ell

Pieces from Linda Farrow's new Linear range.


Linda Farrow Unveils Linear Collection

The new eyewear range, priced below its current collections and collaborations, is the house’s take on an “everyday” pair of glasses.

clock January 10, 2019Thomas Waller

Safilo's booth at Vision Expo East.


Safilo and Levi Strauss & Co. Sign Eyewear Licensing Agreement

The deal will be effective January 2020.

clock January 9, 2019Sandra Salibian

A picture from the Hublot Eyewear collection by Italia Independent ad campaign.

Fashion Scoops

Hublot, Italia Independent Debut First Eyewear Collection

The collection comprises 12 sun and optical frames retailing at between 400 euros and 1,000 euros.

clock December 19, 2018Martino Carrera


Eyewear Brands Put Sustainable Materials Into Focus

Six brands that make sustainability a focal point.

clock December 19, 2018Thomas Waller

People sit at tables at the Stanford Shopping Center, a Simon Property Group property in Palo Alto, Calif., . Simon Property Group, the nation's largest shopping mall owner, made a $10 billion hostile bid Tuesday to acquire ailing rival General Growth PropertiesSimon Properties General Growth, Palo Alto, USA

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Some Malls Are Still Surviving — Even Thriving

Foot traffic in malls owned by Simon Property Group continues to rise, even as online shopping becomes more popular.

clock December 17, 2018Kellie Ell

Interior image of Hoorsebunhs Atelier with Custom-Built Coffee Table and Chair

Fashion Scoops

Hoorsenbuhs Opens First Store, Creates Eyewear

The 5,000-square-foot space in Santa Monica also houses the brand’s atelier, headquarters and event space.

clock December 7, 2018Marcy Medina

Lisa Eisner and Giampiero Tagliaferri attend Oliver Peoples & Assouline Present "California As We See It" at Chateau Marmont on November 29, 2018 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Stefanie Keenan/Getty Images for Oliver Peoples)

Fashion Scoops

Oliver Peoples Fetes ‘California as We See It’ With Lisa Eisner

The eyewear brand’s first tome with Assouline features a foreword by Lisa Eisner and Brad Dunning.

clock November 30, 2018Marcy Medina

Victoria's Secret Swim 2016 Catalogue vover featuring Elsa Hosk.


Victoria’s Secret Is Bringing Back Swimwear

After a three-year vacation, swimsuits are returning to the lingerie company, which is also looking at closing stores.

clock November 20, 2018Kellie Ell

Owndays started life in 2013.


L Catterton Looks to the Japanese Eyewear Market

The private equity giant and Mitsui & Co. have invested in fast-growing Japanese eyewear retailer Owndays.

clock November 8, 2018Kathryn Hopkins

Linda Farrow Melrose Place

Fashion Scoops

Linda Farrow Eyewear Opens Latest Boutique in Los Angeles

The U.K.-based brand has opened three U.S. shops in 18 months, including New York and Bal Harbour.

clock October 19, 2018Marcy Medina

Rebecca Minkoff


Vision Expo West: Eyewear Execs Talk Consolidation, Product and How to Best Serve Customers

At Vision Expo West, eyewear execs talked macro forces shaping the industry, as the trade show itself evolves.

clock October 4, 2018Marcy Medina

Behind the scenes at the Sean John fragrance advertising shoot.


Sean John Signs Licensing Deal With Allure Eyewear

Allure Eyewear will manufacture and distribute eyewear and sunglasses for Sean John.

clock October 3, 2018Aria Hughes

Stylist Kate Young wearing the sunglasses she designed for Tura


Vision Expo West Brings Together Fashion, Technology, Retail Trends in Eyewear

The eyewear trade fair is a showcase for the latest optical and sunglass trends driven by fashion, technology and retail.

clock September 27, 2018Marcy Medina

Cutler and Gross fall 2018


Ones to Watch: Marchon’s Multiprong Approach

Marchon’s Nicola Zotta is actively seeking opportunities in the specialty eyewear space to add to the company’s licensed goods business.

clock September 27, 2018Misty White Sidell

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