The Daily Digest

  1. Interview: Anya Hindmarch, Handbag Maker

    “Luxury handbag maker employed a ‘seasoned pro’ to take over from her running the business bits of the …More

  2. Tiffany CEO Kowalski To Retire, President Cumenal To Take Over

    “Tiffany & Co. Chief Executive Officer Michael Kowalski will step down in 2015 after more than 15 years …More

  3. Joanna Sykes Leaves Nicole Farhi

    “Joanna Sykes has exited Nicole Farhi after less than two years as creative director. She will now focus on …More

  4. Body of Work

    “Industry insiders are hailing versatile, high-end workout clothes as the hot new thing, which is funny, …More

  5. Unisex Fashion is All The Rage, But Will It Be Accepted into the Mainstream?

    “Designers are taking the androgynous trend one step further by launching unisex collections that promote …More

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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Tiffany CEO Kowalski To Retire, President Cumenal To Take Over

President Frederic Cumenal will take over as CEO at Tiffany's | Source: Courtesy

NEW YORK, United States — Tiffany & Co. Chief Executive Officer Michael Kowalski will step down in 2015 after more than 15 years running the luxury jeweler, passing the reins to President Frederic Cumenal.

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Reinventing the Scottish Knitwear Industry

A loom with a pattern and wool yarn | Source: Shutterstock

Decades of poor management and cheap overseas competition brought the once booming Scottish knitwear industry to its knees. Today, with a new end-consumer focus and artisanal manufacturing, there is also newfound confidence in Hawick and the border mill towns of Scotland. BoF reports on a heritage industry reinventing itself for the future.

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Run-D.M.C.’s ‘My Adidas’ and the Birth of Hip Hop Sneaker Culture

In the first of a new series charting the influence of iconic music videos on the fashion industry, BoF investigates the impact of Run-D.M.C.’s 1986 track “My Adidas and the beginning of modern hip hop style sensibility, sneaker culture and product endorsements.

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