All posts tagged "Christopher Kane"
Christopher Kane Joins the E-Commerce Game
You can now score your favorite Christopher Kane merch on his newly launched e-commerce site. Following the opening of his brick-and-mortar flagship in February 2015, Kane has expanded his presence into the online market to give customers an omni-channel brand experience. “I’m excited to be launching our first e-commerce site, it will be our global
The Daily Roundup: Anna Wintour Talks Politics, Who Bought Balmain?
Read today’s daily dose of chic intel right here… Anna Wintour Talks Politics A look at what Vogue EIC Anna Wintour, a major Democratic fundraiser, said about Donald Trump while talking about creativity at the Cannes Lion Festival of Creativity. Who Bought Balmain? Valentino’s parent company Mayhoola has finalized a deal to buy Parisian fashion house
The Daily Roundup: Reed Krakoff on Suspending His Label, Saint Laurent Erases Its Instagram History
Read today’s daily dose of chic intel right here… Reed Krakoff on Suspending His Label For the first time, Reed Krakoff comments publicly on why he suspended his eponymous label last March after buying it back from Coach with the help of investors in 2013. The Hedi Slimane Era Is Officially Over at Saint Laurent
Anthony Vaccarello Departs Versus Versace
Anthony Vaccarello will be departing his role as creative director of Versus Versace effective immediately, which he took on last January. It was a natural fit given Vaccarello’s penchant for sexy silhouettes. The news comes after much industry speculation that Vaccarello will be taking over the creative director role at Saint Laurent after Hedi Slimane’s recent departure.
Looking Back: MATCHESFASHION’s Natalie Kingham on Her Top LFW Moments
What will the London-based, global e-comm brand MATCHESFASHION be buying for fall? We caught up with buying director Natalie Kingham for a brief moment to dish on what she loved from the runways in London. Plus! Some of her LFW highlights, including where the local fashion set hangs out. Top 5 shows: It’s so difficult to choose
British Fashion Awards: J.W. Anderson, Karl Lagerfeld, Stella McCartney Get Top Honors
The British Fashion Council has revealed the 2015 British Fashion Awards winners, as voted by 800 global industry heavyweights. “The awards recognize the incredible talent we are so fortunate to work with and celebrates the excellence and creativity within our industry both at home and abroad,” said Natalie Massenet, founder of Net-A-Porter and chairman of the BFC. Considered London’s fashion
Yasmin Sewell Appointed Style.com’s New Fashion Director
Yasmin Sewell has been tapped as Style.com’s first fashion director (the site will be officially re-born as a UK-based e-commerce platform next year). Australian-born London-based Sewell, who regularly appeared on Vogue.com (owner of Style.com) as a “street style avatar,” has impressive fashion credentials. As the former buying director at Brown’s department store, she is credited with putting Christopher Kane and Acne on the map, and
Designers and Muses Unite for Save the Children
Fashion collabs are in full force, especially as the holidays near. Searching for the latest chic partnership to add to your holiday shopping bucket list? Look no further than Save The Children x MatchesFashion.com, a collaboration between five designers and their model muses to create an exclusive and limited-edition capsule collection of sweaters that benefit the organization. The lineup? Bella Freud and Kate Moss, Henry
And the British Fashion Awards Nominees Are…
The 2015 British Fashion Awards nominees are in! And while there’s a long list to share, there are a few nominations to note: J.W. Anderson, 31, who hails from Northern Ireland and has been turning heads with his gender-neutral designs and runway shows (men wearing skirts, women wearing men’s shirts, etc.) has been nominated for both womenswear designer
Robbie Myers Rings In 15 Years Chez ELLE
An ELLE legacy: The glossy’s editor-in-chief, Robbie Myers, drew an impressive array of industry heavy-hitters to the top of the Hearst Tower to toast her decade and a half helming the title. On the designer front, Diane von Furstenberg, Michael Kors, Narciso Rodriguez, Kenneth Cole, Prabal Gurung, Derek Lam, Christopher Kane, Wes Gordon, Lela Rose, and Jennifer Fisher stopped by, as did Heidi