Generation genius, Analysts debate Kors, Aritzia online, Front row spoiler, Angelica Cheung

Rick Owens Spring/Summer 2013 | Source: Nowfashion

Generation Genius! (IHT)
“All the 40-something designers at the Paris summer 2013 collections have reached a delicious, mature ripeness. And with even younger creators breaking bud, there is a real sense in this city of a generational change.”

Analysts Debate: Has Michael Kors Become a Top Stock? (Daily Finance)
“The Motley Fool has been making successful stock picks for many years, but we don’t always agree on what a great stock looks like… Today, we’ll be discussing Michael Kors, a popular luxury retailer that’s already seen its stock price double since going public late last year.”

Aritzia fashionably late to Internet retailing (Globe and Mail)
“Brian Hill, chief executive officer of Aritzia LP, will need some of that luck, along with a healthy dose of business savvy, for the launch of his high-end fashion e-commerce site in mid-October. ‘We’ve essentially had to create a brand-new business,’ says Hill, the third generation of a Vancouver retail family whose store, Hill’s of Kerrisdale, is a local institution.”

How Much Celebrities Get Paid to Sit in the Front Row (Hollywood Reporter)
“Some of the celebrities with their crossed Louboutined legs in the front row who are hitting the Paris fashion shows and already have shown up in Milan and New York actually might be fans of the brands, but spoiler alert: Few stars are attending just for the love of it anymore.”

Angelica Cheung: In Paris (NOWNESS)
“International tastemaker and Vogue China Editor-in-Chief Angelica Cheung opens up about life in fashion in this intimate short by French director Aurélie Saada.”