September’s Paris Fashion Week will feature a total of 92 houses, as Paul Smith and Raf Simons return, and scores of brands plan physical shows on the calendar of the Federation de la Haute Couture et de la Mode.
Wolford said the first half of this year “developed similarly to the last months of 2020” with the US and China continuing “solid growth”, while ongoing and new Covid measure “led to business losses in Europe”.
Sustainable footwear specialist Allbirds has filed for its long-expected initial public offering (IPO) in the US as it rides the wave of increasing consumer demand for eco products, despite being loss-making.
Dior has once again snatched first place in Launchmetrics’ quarterly list of the top power players in luxury fashion, while Gucci has made solid progress in China as the country leads the sector’s post-pandemic recovery.
Supima, the non-profit organization that promotes the use of what many regard as the cashmere of cotton, will stage a live joint runway show during next month’s New York Fashion Week, hosted by stylist Law Roach.
Singapore-headquartered Sea Ltd's Shopee has launched a recruitment campaign for vendors to sell on what it called "Shopee India" and is ramping up hiring in the country, according to Youtube videos and job postings.