Category : Fashion

Fashion / News - 1 month ago

David Yurman Appoints Pennelli as President

David Yurman has promoted Carol Pennelli to the position of brand president. Pennelli is a veteran of the brand, having spent the last 15 years in a variety of roles — most recently as chief commercial officer. She originally joined Yurman from the b...

Fashion / News - 1 month ago

MVMT Mounts Strategy to Take On Eyewear

Watch brand Mvmt tiptoed into eyewear last year, but it’s ready to make a much larger splash in the category. The direct-to-consumer company (pronounced “movement”) established itself as a brand that was the alternative to high-end watch brands or th...

Fashion / News - 1 month ago

Swiss Watch Exports Rise 12.9% in February

PARIS — Exports of Swiss watches climbed 12.9 percent in February, fueled by fast growth in Hong Kong, the U.S. and China, the Federation of the Swiss Watch Industry said on Tuesday. The figures provide relief to an industry slowly emerging from a do...

Fashion / News - 1 month ago

OTB Taps Andrea Collesei, CEO of Paula Cademartori

OTB has tapped Andrea Collesei as chief executive officer of the Paula Cademartori accessories label. Collesei joined the label this fall from Viktor & Rolf, also controlled by the OTB group, founded by Renzo Rosso. Paula Cademartori sold an undi...

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Sergio Rossi Adds Rome Flagship

MILAN — Two years after the arrival of Riccardo Sciutto as chief executive officer of Sergio Rossi, the Italian footwear company is halfway through the restructuring of its retail network, which includes 44 stores. The latest addition is a flagship i...

Fashion / News - 1 month ago

Eyewear Experiences a Specialist Revival Trend

Authenticity has become a key, if exhausted, word in analyzing modern-day consumer culture. Recently, however, the trend toward authenticity has also permeated the eyewear industry — with optical specialists saying their businesses have benefited fro...

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A Little Eighties Served With Art Deco at GG Maull

GG Maull’s distinctive flair for weaving in nods of Art Deco with Eighties power suit vibes has become unmistakable in a sea of nondescript bucket and saddle bags. It’s a mark that’s served as a point of distinction for the New York firm’s founder an...

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EXCLUSIVE: Furla to Go Fur-Free

MILAN — Furla is the latest fashion brand to go fur-free, beginning with the cruise 2019 collection that will be in stores in November. All women’s and men’s products will be made using ecological fur. “Over the past year, Furla has grown exponential...

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René Caovilla Unveils Its Biggest Store in Dubai

MILAN — René Caovilla is in expansion mood. On March 28, the Italian luxury company will celebrate the opening of its largest boutique in the world, a 1,076-square-foot flagship located inside the prestigious Dubai Mall Expansion. Developed in collab...

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Espie Roche Debuts Handbag Range

LONDON — After two years of research and testing, three Australian-born friends have launched Espie Roche, a leather handbag range that’s made in, and inspired by, Italy. Founders Hermione Espie Underwood and twin sisters Airlie and Alexandra R...