Palazzo was the last perfume launched by Fendi three years ago. Taken off the shelves last winter, it has been replaced by a wholly new fragrance, while just as feminine, Fan di Fendi has every intention of outdoing its predecessor.
Following four years of collaboration with the American designer, the brand invite him to revitalise the great classic folding ‘Pliage’ bag. Scott presents, for his return, a ‘gold plates’ print effect as a new interpretation of his ready-to-wear range.
Two New York residents have been convicted of importing over 100 million dollars worth of fake luxury goods from China, in what the Justice Department called one of the biggest counterfeit cases in US history.
Flamboyant couturier Jean-Paul Gaultier is leaving Hermes to be replaced by Lacoste's in-house stylist, Britain's Giles Deacon is to join Ungaro -- in times of crisis, fashion looks to safe designers and wearable garb.
The next aspiring Marc Jacobs or Stella McCartney may find it harder to get financial backing as luxury dealmakers target well-established brands for growth and top design houses begin paring smaller assets.