From Marc Jacobs to Alexander Wang, star alumni of New York's Parsons design school have long made inroads in Paris. But now the faculty is going a step further, opening a full-fledged branch in the world capital of fashion.
Shoppers in euro zone nations battered by years of recession and crisis are on the hunt for bargains, delaying their purchases until the last minute, or simply not buying at all as post-Christmas sales get underway.
Harmit Singh will be leaving his position at Hyatt Hotels Corporation to head up operations at the Californian group Levi Strauss from 16 January. He will be taking over from Kevin Wilson who has been filling in since Blake Jorgensen left the brand.
Pop star Lady Gaga purchased 55 items belonging to late singer Michael Jackson in a weekend auction that raised more than $5 million, a portion of which will be donated to charity, Julien's Auctions said.
We had the opportunity to interview J Brand CEO, Jeff Rudes, during his recent trip to Paris to present the brand’s Spring-Summer 2013 collection. Not only was it the perfect opportunity to talk upcoming trends, but to also discuss future projects on the horizon for the premium denim brand.
High-end US jeweler Tiffany & Co said Monday it plans to open a multi-story mega-store in 2014 on a prime location - currently occupied by a fast food restaurant - on the Champs Elysees avenue in Paris.
A gust of wind in her skirts worked for Marilyn Monroe, but aides to Queen Elizabeth II take care to avoid any such incident for the monarch by sewing weights into her dresses, one of her aides revealed Monday.