Houses including Chanel and Dior are ramping up efforts to cater to the summer crowd with in-season merchandise and exotic pop-up locations.
The designer talked about the act of making, slowing down and ageless creativity and inspiration.
The high-end label is backed by a trio of Spanish businessmen.
Loewe, Louis Vuitton and Gareth Pugh are among the brands taking part in the conceptual exhibition at the Old Selfridges Hotel.
The Thélios manufacturing plant inaugurated on Tuesday will help support the goals mapped out by management.
Sidney Toledano, executive chairman of LVMH Fashion Group, is now chairman of the board.
Seven costumes designed by the Spanish label feature in the show, which combines performance and sculpture.
The British actress stars in Guy Ritchie’s live-action adaptation of the Disney animated film and is recording an album.
The winner will be revealed on May 3 at the opening of an exhibition of the 30 finalists’ work at the Design Museum in London.