They will compete against eight other global participants for the lucrative Woolmark award.
The brands join a number of other companies adopting a fur-free policy.
The French luxury house will contribute 25 million euros toward the works, due to be completed in 2024.
The designer’s longtime communications director has released a second volume of pastry recipes.
Lagerfeld was the second recipient of the John B. Fairchild Honor. In conversation with WWD’s Bridget Foley, he discussed his career.
The designer figures among an impressive roster of fashion players due to participate in the event’s program of round tables and master classes.
Li & Fung’s, Tokidoki’s master licensing partner for China, Taiwan and South Korea, coordinated the hotel deal, and is scouting new ones for jewelry and cosmetics.
Darwin’s “Origin of Species” spurred extreme travel in the name of science, and Jules Verne’s “From the Earth to the Moon” and “Twenty Thousand Leagues Under the Sea” sparked further interest.
The spring 2018 collection will be presented in Paris during Couture and then move to Milan as von Hessen develops the brand’s business with the California-born designer.
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The store is located on Via Gesù and is the first European unit for the company.