For any new brand entering the luxury market one of the first desires is to be featured on the shelves of Harvey Nichols – this is no easy thing to achieve. 14 months ago I entered the Edinburgh store with Imogen from Kingdom Scotland discussing this very subject and today received this press release from […]
Not only has Bill Gaytten (John Galliano’s right hand man and Creative Director at Galliano and Dior) been asked to continue the design empire under LMVH – but get this, due to Galliano’s notoriety there will be lots of collections launched in 2012 under Galliano’s name. Fragrances, Sunglasses, diffusion ranges… shoes and underwear have not […]
“Women have turned themselves into these bubble-butted, grapefruit-titted, bloated-mouthed cyberbitches. I’m just not into that.” (Thanks to the Guardian for that gem.) You’ve got to love the boy – he knows how to put a woman on a pedestal without objectifying her – don’t you think.
The amazing collections behind the name Comme Des Garçons are not often seen or heard in the headlines yet they’ve been regularly surfacing in Europe since the mid 70’s. Rei Kawakubo (who incidently is female) founded and opened the business in 1969, the company was not officially established until a few years later. In Japan, […]