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Kanye West Wants Balenciaga Designer for Yeezy [Pret-a-Reporter]
West tweeted “I’m going to steal Demna from Balenciaga,” referring to the recently appointed Balenciaga creative director Demna Gvasalia, who took the reigns at the fashion house following Alexander Wang’s departure this past October.
Cavalli Settles Two Cases Out of Court [Vogue UK]
After two high-profile lawsuits were put in place against designer Roberto Cavalli, both have been settled out of court.
Bloomingdale’s to Debut Emojis [Fashion Times]
Introducing Bloomoticons, a new range of Bloomingdale’s-themed emojis, like the iconic Little Brown Bag, which will be available, free, in app stores this March.
Donatella Versace Previews Fall ’16 Shoes Pre-Show [Footwear News]
As she prepares to show her Fall ’16 collection in Milan on Friday, Donatella Versace asks her Instagram followers for their opinion on a pair of booties that she uploaded to the Versace Instagram account. Caption: “Is the heel high enough?”
Hugo Boss Faces Record Low Stocks [The Fashion Law]
Hugo Boss shares plunged 19.8 percent this week after the German brand, headed by creative director Jason Wu, said its profit will decline by at least 10 percent this year due to weaker-than-expected sales in the U.S. and China.