Conceived as a ‘brand for friends’ with a winning pricing formula, Alexandre Mattiussi’s affordable luxury label, Ami, is on the rise. BoF investigates.
With a combination of raw talent, unbounded enthusiasm and lessons learned from a remarkable string of mentors, Fabien Baron has reached the pinnacle of his profession. BoF sat down with fashion’s most famous art director.
BoF speaks to 10 of London’s fastest-rising fashion creatives, poised to assume their rightful position amongst the industry’s top talents of tomorrow.
Today, accessories brand Want Les Essentiels de la Vie is stocked at some of the world’s best stores. But a few years back, the business was on the verge of collapse. Co-founders Byron and Dexter Peart tell BoF how J.Crew’s Mickey Drexler helped them regain faith in their brand — and take it to the next level.
RIO DE JANEIRO, Brazil — Before she became Brazil's bikini queen, with an empire of chic boutiques and legions of VIP fans, Lenny Niemeyer was locked away in her garage, making swimwear from scraps of used cloth and sliced cow bones.