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  1. The Death of The Show-Off: How London Fashion Week Embraced The New Normal

    “Who killed the peacock? Once fashion weeks were a riot of excess. Now low-key dressing is in – on the …More

  2. Richemont Posts Weakest Results Since 2009

    “Cie. Financiere Richemont SA, the world’s largest jewelry maker, had the weakest start to a year since the …More

  3. Is Controversial Apparel Really Good for Business?

    “Urban Outfitters has found itself at the nexus of a social media storm after a bloodstained sweatshirt …More

  4. Inditex Profits Up on Global Online Sales

    “Inditex SA, Europe’s largest clothing retailer, reported first-half profit that topped analysts’ estimates …More

  5. Versace Helps a Restoration

    “This Friday, Versace is opening a new boutique in Milan’s more-than-a-century-old landmark, the Galleria …More

In China, Hermès Paces Itself

Inside the Hermès maison in Shanghai | Photo: Masao Nishikawa for Hermès

As Hermès opens its first ‘maison’ in China, BoF sits down with Weiming Cao, the company’s president for Greater China to discuss the new store, the company’s expansion strategy and building a multi-local luxury brand.

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Amy Astley on the Symbiotic Relationship Between Fashion and Young Hollywood

Maisie Williams, Nicola Peltz | Photo: Josh Olins for Teen Vogue

To coincide with the debut of Teen Vogue’s annual ‘Young Hollywood’ issue, BoF talks to editor-in-chief Amy Astley about the increasingly symbiotic relationship between young actors and fashion brands.

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Introducing ‘Polymaths & Multitaskers,’ Our 2nd Annual #BoF500 Print Edition

Cover of the BoF 500 ‘Polymaths & Multitaskers’ Special Print Edition

Our second annual BoF 500 print edition examines some of the overachieving Polymaths & Multitaskers making outsized contributions to the global fashion industry. It’s not out until September 22, but is available for pre-order now.

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5 Lessons from Lulu Kennedy

Lulu Kennedy MBE | Photo: Paul Wetherell

For nearly 15 years, Lulu Kennedy has helped to guide young British designers like Roksanda Ilincic, Jonathan Saunders and JW Anderson through the critical early stages of building their labels. Now, with her own label, Lulu & Co, set to show on schedule at London Fashion Week for the first time, Kennedy shares five lessons for emerging designers.

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