In recent seasons, Moscow-based designer Vika Gazinskaya has attracted attention, and orders, from some of the world’s most influential stores, including Colette, Net-a-Porter and Fivestory. How did she do it?
BoF speaks to Portuguese designer Felipe Oliveira Baptista about growing his own label and bringing a sporty urban aesthetic to preppy Lacoste.
BoF spoke to Ben Gorham of Byredo to understand how a former basketball player and art school graduate with no training as a perfumer founded a fashionable, cult fragrance house in which he sold a majority share to Manzanita Capital, owner of Diptyque and SpaceNK, earlier this year.
Until not too long ago, Bouchra Jarrar’s razor-sharp tailoring was considered one of the best-kept secrets of French fashion. Now her business is gathering steam.
BoF sat down with Ariel Foxman, editor of InStyle, the world’s top selling fashion magazine, to learn about his professional journey and the secrets to his success.