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Imaginary Ventures’ Second Fund of $160M for New Crop of Upstarts

Natalie Massenet and Nick Brown’s venture fund is looking to back many new brands and make “more meaningful investments.”

clock December 15, 2020Kali Hays

Cara DelevingneCostume Institute Benefit celebrating the opening of Camp: Notes on Fashion, Arrivals, The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, USA - 06 May 2019Wearing Dior Same Outfit as catwalk model *10068365x

Business Features

In Britain, the Rich Don’t Always Get Richer

Sir Philip Green has lost his billionaire status, while François-Henri Pinault and Salma Hayek have seen their fortune rise, according to The Sunday Times Rich List 2019.

clock May 12, 2019Samantha Conti

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British GQ Dives Into Luxury Events With GQ Heroes

Editor Dylan Jones said he’s aware the title is entering a very crowded space.

clock March 12, 2019Samantha Conti

Stephanie Phair is chair of the British Fashion Council.

Business Features

LFW Preview: Stephanie Phair Addresses the Fashion, Commerce, Digital Puzzle

The new BFC chair wants to drum up more support for emerging and mature designers and brands.

clock September 14, 2018Samantha Conti

Mark Sebba with Natalie Massenet at Net-a-Porter's 10th Anniversary House-Warming Party, Westfield, London, Britain - 07 July 2010


Mark Sebba, Former CEO of Net-a-porter, Dies at 69

Sebba built Net-a-porter’s business before the merger with Yoox, and was a longtime champion of entrepreneurs.

clock July 24, 2018Samantha Conti

YNAP Multibrand Online Stores.


YNAP to Delist on June 20

The delisting of the luxury e-tailer, which went public in Oct. 2015, will take place in the wake of the successful takeover bid by Compagnie Financière Richemont SA.

clock May 17, 2018Luisa Zargani

Stephanie Phair

Human Resources

Stephanie Phair Named Chair of the British Fashion Council

Phair, chief strategy officer at Farfetch, replaces Natalie Massenet who was head of the organization for five years.

clock May 10, 2018Samantha Conti

The Costume Institute Benefit celebrating the opening of Rei Kawakubo/Comme des Garcons: Art of the In-Between, After Party, Boom Boom Room, New York, USA - 01 May 2017

Fashion Scoops

Natalie Massenet Confirms New Venture Fund, Imaginary Ventures

The new fund was formed with Nick Brown and is also backed by cofounders Tom and Ruth Chapman.

clock April 17, 2018Natalie Theodosi

Natalie Massenet

Fashion Scoops

London Designers, Retailers Say Farewell to Natalie Massenet

The BFC hosted a surprise party for its outgoing chairman.

clock November 29, 2017Samantha Conti

Stella McCartney

Fashion Scoops

Stella McCartney Honored for Innovation at the Fashion Awards in London

The designer will be the first recipient of the Special Recognition Award for Innovation.

clock November 27, 2017Natalie Theodosi

Natalie Massenet and Princess Beatrice

Fashion Scoops

England’s Houses of Parliament Host Fashion Events

Two fashion industry events took place on consecutive nights: one that had to do with Graduate Fashion Week and the other with a new antibullying campaign.

clock November 15, 2017Lorelei Marfil

Natalie Massenet and Erik Torstensson

Fashion Scoops

Natalie Massenet Announces Birth of Her Baby Boy

Jet Everest Torstensson is Massenet’s first child with her partner Erik Torstensson.

clock September 26, 2017Samantha Conti

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Fashion Scoops

LVMH Gathers Heavy-Hitters on Viva Technology Prize Jury

Angela Ahrendts, Daniel Zhang, Natalie Massenet and Nas will join Bernard Arnault on the jury of the inaugural LVMH Innovation Prize.

clock June 6, 2017Joelle Diderich

José Neves, founder and chief executive officer of Farfetch.


José Neves Lifts Veil on FarfetchOS Event in London

Speakers will include and William Shu, founder of Deliveroo.

clock March 8, 2017Samantha Conti

Natalie Massenet and Nick Brown.


Natalie Massenet, Nick Brown to Form Venture Firm Imaginary Ventures

It’s rumored that Farfetch, as well as Daily Harvest and Dirty Lemon, are among the first companies Massenet and Brown will invest in.

clock March 6, 2017Rachel Strugatz

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