For the past few days articles and rumours have been flying around on the Internet that designer Jean-Paul Gaultier was ready to leave his position with Hermès. Contacted by FashionMag.com, the luxury fashion house categorically denied the story.
Belgian designer Jean-Paul Knott has not been the artistic director of Cerruti since the end of June. The fashion house is currently searching for a new talent to take over the position for ladies’ collections; menswear is under the direction of Jesper Borjesson.
Gold trading picked up in India, the world's largest consumer, as jewellers took advantage of a price drop to replenish stocks during the festive season, while premiums for kilobars were mostly steady in Asia in the past week.
From the 26th to the 29th of August the biggest city in Turkey, Istanbul, will be moving to the rhythm of fashion. It is here that the first edition of Istanbul Fashion Days (IFD) will be held. On the menu, catwalks, a professional trade show and competition to support youth design.
Osman Yousefzada, the English designer of Afghan origins, has announced the signature of a licensing contract with Italian group Vaprio Stile for the manufacture, sales and distribution of his new off-the-peg brand “Osman”.