The Daily Digest

  1. Hermès Names Nadège Vanhee-Cybulski as Artistic Director

    “Hermès has officially named Nadège Vanhee-Cybulski artistic director of women’s ready-to-wear. The …More

  2. LVMH First-Half Profit Trail Estimates on Currencies, Cognac

    “LVMH Moet Hennessy Louis Vuitton SA, the world’s largest luxury-goods company, reported first-half earnings …More

  3. ‘Project Runway’ Hasn’t Launched a Real Star, But It is a Lesson in Fashion Today

    “There is no true-life example of the wondrous fairy tale that has been at the heart of the show’s premise …More

  4. Pharmacies Lure Consumers From Sephora

    “Sephora, the top seller of Dior lip gloss and Lancome face creams, is under attack in continental Europe …More

  5. Indian E-Commerce Startup Flipkart Reportedly Raised $1 billion in Funding

    “Flipkart, the Indian e-commerce company founded in 2007 by two Amazon alumni, will announce that it has …More

The Ascent of Officine Generale

Designer Pierre Mahéo of Officine Generale | Photo: Anto Hihn Thai

Officine Generale, Pierre Mahéo’s much buzzed-about Parisian menswear label, has struck chord with a formula that blends simple aesthetics, high quality, affordable price points and a philosophy rooted in ‘disgust towards the system.’

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American Apparel Names First Female Director in Board Shake-Up

American Apparel store | Source: American Apparel

LOS ANGELES, United States — American Apparel Inc., the controversial clothing chain that has battled sexual-harassment lawsuits, named the first woman to its board as part of a shake-up following the ouster of its founder last month.

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Swarovski Spins Ambitious Web Across the Fashion Jewellery Market

Atelier Swarovski A/W 2014 by Viktor&Rolf | Photo: Jason Lloyd Evans/Swarovski

The family-owned cut crystal company has already transformed itself into one of the world’s leading jewellery retailers, but their ambitions have grown to keep pace with the expanding market for fashion jewellery.

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