Fashion companies raise their voice against racism
Despite being an act of social and corporate responsibility that should be taken for granted, fashion brands from different sectors of the industry have decided to keep up with the racial protests that are shaking public opinion these days, launching All kinds ofcommuniquéswith which to establish their positions and announce the various social...
Jun 3, 2020
It Bags of 2019
The It Bag is not dead. Despite a dip in global handbag sales, and industry experts saying that Instagram killed the It Bag, consumers still love a good handbag. Brands like Hermès and Gabriela Hearst still have waiting lists for certain bags, proving that the demand for a top quality luxury handbag has not waned. From minimalist details to...
Dec 31, 2019
Chloé names Riccardo Bellini as its new chief executive officer
Chloé has announced a major change in its leadership. The Richemont-owned fashion house has appointed Riccardo Bellini as its next chief executive officer, as was first reported by WWD on Thursday morning. Bellini will succeed Chloé's current chief executive, Geoffroy de la Bourdonnaye, effective December 1 of this year. With over 20 years of...
Oct 31, 2019
Death of the IT bag: sales of handbags fall 20 percent
A desire to buy the latest handbag every season is no longer a priority for shoppers. In the US the handbag business has fallen by 20 percent over the first eight months in 2019 compared to 2016, according to research data analytics firm NPD Group. This is no coincidence as the status IT bag no longer carries the same cachet as it once did. A...
Oct 28, 2019
Luxury brands take another swing at the Chinese market, says Tiffany CEO
After a bumpy few years, luxury brands are re-committing to China's market as a weaker yuan and the US trade war funnel more Chinese high-end spending, Tiffany & Co CEO Alessandro Bogliolo said in an interview. China's luxury market has been on a roller-coaster since President Xi Jinping launched an anti-corruption campaign in 2012 that curbed...
Sep 24, 2019
Video: A look back at the 34th edition of the Hyères Festival with Loïc Prigent
Rediscover Loic Prigent’s weekend of fashion coverage from the 34th edition of the Hyères Festival at the Villa Noailles featuring the winners along with Natacha Ramsay-Levi as president of the fashion jury. Source: Youtube, Chloe
May 2, 2019
Video: Day 3 at the 34th edition of the Hyères festival with Loïc Prigent
Natacha Ramsay-Levi, Charlotte Casiraghi, Eddy de Pretto and Jean-Pierre Blanc shared their first impressions of the fashion shows presented by 10 young designers during the 34th edition of the Hyères festival. Source: Youtube, Chloe
Apr 30, 2019
Video: The 34th edition of the Hyères festival with Loïc Prigent
Loïc Prigent takes us inside the 34th edition of the Hyères festival: 10 Fashion Designers showed their creations to the members of the Jury presided by Chloé's creative director Natacha Ramsay-Levi. Source: Youtube, Chloe
Apr 29, 2019
Chloé to show resort collection in Shanghai
French luxury house Chloé will showcase its 2020 resort collection in Shanghai in June. It will be the brand's first pre-collection show abroad, a move embraced by many luxury houses, including Chanel and Dior, who opt for the allure of international destinations and new audiences to show their cruise collections. The Richemont-owned company...
Apr 1, 2019
Chloe tips hat to Lagerfeld's 'genius' at Paris show
Chloe paid tribute to its longtime designer Karl Lagerfeld at its Paris fashion week show Thursday, with a compendium of his wit and wisdom left on every seat. One of the German creator's last muses, 17-year-old Kaia Gerber -- the daughter of supermodel Cindy Crawford, another Lagerfeld acolyte -- also walked the catwalk. The "Kaiser", who died...
Feb 28, 2019
Tiny bags and big shades: top trends at Paris fashion week
As Paris women's fashion week heads into the final straight, we look at what we have learned so far from the catwalk collections: It's all about purity, stupid Spring-summer collections are supposed to be about throwing open the windows to a world of colour and floral fancy, but Paris shows have been notably more sober and austere than usual --...
Oct 1, 2018