L’Wren Scott: ‘No clothes fitted – that’s why I started to make them’ (Telegraph)
“Since 2006, she has built up a highly regarded fashion business. Her red-carpet dresses – often flattering sheaths that undulate reassuringly along with their wearer – are cherished by Nicole Kidman, Sarah Jessica Parker, Christina Hendricks and Penélope Cruz. At the most recent Golden Globes ceremony three weeks ago, the comedian Tina Fey wore a strapless, Scott-designed, embroidered, black Chantilly lace ankle-skimmer that was positively vixenish.”
LVMH to Adjust Vuitton Strategy (BusinessWeek)
“LVMH said it will adjust its strategy at Louis Vuitton, its biggest brand, after reporting no improvement in the pace of sales growth at its fashion and leather-goods unit.”
Red Carpet Trends of the Past 15 Years (NY Times)
“For an interactive feature at nytimes.com/red-carpet-project, editors of The Times combed through 15 years of red carpet moments, giving an entirely new perspective on the patterns that have emerged there.”
Italy’s Furla to open 100 stores in China (FT)
“Furla, the Italian luxury fashion brand, is to open 100 stores in more than 40 cities in China, as the company ...