Category : Fashion

Fashion / News - 2 months ago

Kendra Scott Expands Categories, Debuts Home Goods

LONDON — Kendra Scott is debuting a home collection, with a range of candles set to appear on March 28, WWD has learned. Launched in 2002 by Kendra Scott, the brand is known for its line of customizable jewelry. It is stocked in stores including Neim...

Fashion / News - 3 months ago

Baselworld Opens With Gusto Despite Doubts About Future

BASEL, SWITZERLAND – Baselworld kicked off with fanfare, but the noise from the lineup of traditional drummers in pom-pommed hats wasn’t enough to drive away questions hanging over the show. As soon as the vigorous pounding ended, a swarm of journali...

Fashion / News - 3 months ago

Chopard to Use Gold Only From Fair-Mine Sources

& BASEL, Switzerland — Chopard plans to use gold only from certified fair-mined sources starting this year, raising the stakes for other luxury players to shore up their credentials in the realm of ethical sourcing. “Obviously the younger genera...

Fashion / News - 3 months ago

Uptick in Asia Has Watches Sector Feeling Bullish Again

HONG KONG — No other sector was hit quite as hard as luxury watches after China initiated its crackdown on officials’ gift-giving. While the industry was left limping for a time, those days are over. Swiss watch exports to Hong Kong, its larges...

Fashion / News - 3 months ago

Eyewear Industry Reacts to and Readies for Change

NEW YORK — The eyewear sector is an industry on the cusp of change. The Federal Trade Commission’s approval this month of Essilor and Luxottica’s merger marked another step in the creation of a new eyewear monolith. This adds further fire to an indus...

Fashion / News - 3 months ago

Watchmakers to Confront Uncertainty at Baselworld

It’s shakeout time. Watchmakers head to the industry’s annual Baselworld watch and jewelry bonanza amid a shifting landscape, with disruption set to continue. The first glaring, physical change from last year is the show’s size: the number of exhibit...