Business

Talk to Me: The Rise of Voice Commerce

clock November 16, 2018Adriana Lee

Eye

'Dior: From Paris to the World' Opens at the Denver Art Museum

clock November 16, 2018Leigh Nordstrom

Beauty

Beauty Retail Shifts Shape in Germany With New Concepts

clock November 15, 2018Jennifer Weil

valentino

Red Valentino RTW Spring 2019

Mergers and Acquisitions

Valentino Drawn Into M&A Dance: Sources

The designer company’s owners might not be looking to sell, but sources said they’re open to listening and that Kering has made overtures.

clock November 14, 2018Evan Clark

Peserico

Retail

Italy’s Peserico Expands in U.S., China Markets

The fashion company is expanding its retail network and former Valentino and Giorgio Armani executive Graziano de Boni has joined as adviser and member of the board.

clock October 26, 2018Luisa Zargani

Marisa Berenson and Wes Anderson

Parties

Fire Trucks, Rainbow Trees and a Gold Puma Mask: FIAC Fever Grips Paris

On the eve of the FIAC modern art fair, Paris hosted parties for Valentino, Alexandre de Betak and Gagosian artist Katharina Grosse.

clock October 18, 2018Joelle Diderich and Fleur Burlet

Valentino's Ginza Six flagship store.

Business Features

Luxury’s New Japanese Focus

As Japan’s economy accelerates, several brands are turning their attention to that country, which offers solid infrastructures, knowledgeable consumers and aesthetic culture.

clock October 18, 2018Luisa Zargani

Valentino RTW Spring 2019

Fashion Scoops

Giovanni Morelli Joins Valentino, Isabelle Harvie-Watt Exits Brand

Morelli reports to Valentino’s creative director Pierpaolo Piccioli.

clock October 17, 2018Luisa Zargani

A photograph by Arthur Elgort.

People

Arthur Elgort Talks About His New ‘Jazz’ Book and a Lifelong Career in Fashion

Having trained under Gus Peterson, Elgort defined his own work with a breakout snapshot style shoot for British Vogue in 1971.

clock October 12, 2018Rosemary Feitelberg

Alessandra Facchinetti

Fashion Scoops

Alessandra Facchinetti Dresses Don Carlo Cast for Swiss Performance

The opera is Giuseppe Verdi’s Don Carlo, which will be held on Oct. 27 at the St. Gallen Theater in Switzerland. 

clock October 10, 2018Luisa Zargani

Wanderlust

People

‘Wanderlust’ Stars Toni Collette as a Therapist With an Elastic Definition of Marriage

The Emmy winner tests the limits of unconventional matrimony.

clock October 4, 2018Sharon Edelson

Missoni

Designer and Luxury

Margherita Maccapani Missoni Named Creative Director of M Missoni Line

The designer returns to the family company after endorsing several independent projects. Her first collection for M Missoni will bow for spring 2020.

clock October 3, 2018Luisa Zargani

Details at Valentino RTW Spring 2019

Handbags

Polimoda Teams Up With Valentino on Bag Design Master

The nine-month, post-graduate program will kick off in January.

clock October 3, 2018Alessandra Turra

Details at Valentino RTW Spring 2019

Fashion Show Reviews

Valentino RTW Spring 2019

Pierpaolo Piccioli translated the dream of couture into beautiful clothes, worn with a free spirit.

clock September 30, 2018Bridget Foley

Valentino

Fashion Features

EXCLUSIVE: Valentino to Stage First Coed Pre-Fall Runway Show in Tokyo

The show will be held on Nov. 27 and coincide with the launch of the brand’s concept at Valentino’s flagship at Ginza Six.

clock September 28, 2018Luisa Zargani

"Heavenly Bodies" features an array of designer pieces.

Fashion Scoops

The Met’s ‘Heavenly Bodies’ Exhibit Has Record-Breaking 1.3M Visitors With 10 Days to Go

With 1.3 million visitors at the Upper East Side museum and nearly 200,000 at The Met Cloisters, the show is the most-visited one for The Met’s Costume Institute.

clock September 27, 2018Rosemary Feitelberg

A view of the "Contemporary Muslim Fashions" exhibit at de Young Museum, San Francisco.

Lifestyle

‘Contemporary Muslim Fashions’ Debuts at de Young Museum in San Francisco

The unprecedented designer exhibit originated in San Francisco and is on view through Jan. 6 before heading to Frankfurt.

clock September 25, 2018Diane Dorrans Saeks

Valentino Couture Fall 2018

Fashion Scoops

Valentino U.S. CEO Has Exited Company

Sandra Jovicic has left the company and a successor has not been named yet.

clock September 17, 2018Luisa Zargani

Load More Arrow

Essentialist

Today's Must Read

The Kering Foundation's #IDontSpeakHater campaign

Fashion

Kering Foundation Launches Campaign to Defeat Cyberbullying

clock November 16, 2018Fleur Burlet

Social Studies