It’s the first time two of the most famous names in retailing have combined in what they say is a long-term partnership. But what to call the venture? Pradidas and Adada are among the favorites in the Twittersphere. Prada’s marketing department could probably do better, though, as they’ve already demonstrated peerless descriptive powers in the … Continue reading BUSINESS & FASHION | Adidas And Prada: Or Should That Be Pradidas Or Adada?
Italy’s Cavalli Rescued By Dubai’s Damac Chairman MILAN | ITALY – Italian fashion house Roberto Cavalli was bought on Thursday by Hussain Sajwani, the chairman of Dubai’s Damac Properties, the companies said, ending a long sale process. The Florence-based group, founded by designer Robert Cavalli in the early 1970s and famed for its animal prints, … Continue reading BUSINESS | Italy’s Cavalli Rescued By Dubai’s Damac Chairman
MILAN| ITALY – Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman Bin Abdulaziz Al Saud was photographed attending the Formula E races in Riyadh on Friday and for the occasion donned a navy-colored Barbour jacket worn over a crisp white thobe that immediately sent the social media into overdrive. The outwear item by British heritage brand Barbour sparked … Continue reading ROYALS | Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed Bin Salman Sparks Online Style Storm With Barbour Jacket
New York – Designer Zac Posen is shutting down his namesake label. Posen has been a red carpet favorite for close to two decades, known for glamorous, body-hugging gowns, often with long trains or big, flamboyant ruffles, for stars like Katie Holmes and Rihanna. An announcement from the label’s owners, Hose of Z and Z … Continue reading FASHION | Zac Posen, Red Carpet Favorite, Shuts Down Fashion Label
LOS ANGELES / CALIFORNIA – Lady Gaga has lined up her next feature film and will play the wife of a murdered heir to the Gucci fashion dynasty, Hollywood media reported on Friday. Gaga, whose first lead movie role in “A Star is Born” last year was critically acclaimed, will play Patrizia Reggiani, who served … Continue reading ENTERTAINMENT | Lady Gaga To Play Scandal – Plagued Gucci Wife In Next Feature Film
DUBAI – Italian fashion house Giorgio Armani is heading to Dubai to present its Cruise 2021 collection in the city in April. The show will coincide with the reopening of the brand’s store at The Dubai Mall. ‘I’m very happy to be back in Dubai after 10 years, especially on the occasion of the EXPO … Continue reading FASHION | Giorgio Armani To Present His Cruise 2021 Collection In Dubai
ROME/ITALY – High-end fashion met budget high-street retail at a glittering catwalk show in Rome on Thursday evening, where Italian designer Giambattista Valli Presented his new collection for Sweden’s H&M in Rome’s sumptuous 17thcentury Palazzo Doria Pamphilj. Against a backdrop of chandeliered gilded salons, models including Kendall Jenner swept down a pink catwalk in an … Continue reading FASHION | Couture Meets High-Street In Giambattista Vali, H&M Collaboration