Staged inside a garage in north Milan on a crisp Monday morning, this is what Italy is all about when it is at its best - producing plausible and flattering menswear for young men who want to look crisp and cool.
Schiaparelli launches its latest capsule collection in Bergdorf Goodman on Friday, named Pink Victory. A novel approach to relaunching a legend, a house born in 1927, before the television, never mind the Internet.
London-based outlet malls giant McArthurGlen is to open its first luxury designer outlet to the west of Paris in 2021. The Designer Outlet Normandie will be its fourth centre in France after an investment of €150m+.