Diesel Owner Keeps Cavalli Option Open Amid Push for Purchases

Roberto Cavalli's Autumn/Winter Campaign | Source: Roberto Cavalli

BREGANZE, Italy — The Italian owner of jeans maker Diesel SpA declined to rule out a move for Roberto Cavalli as it seeks to add to its roster of fashion brands and position itself as an “alternative to luxury” group.

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Dialling Up Fast-Rising Label 6397

6397 Autumn/Winter 2014 lookbook | Source: 6397

With experience launching young designers like Alexander Wang and Phillip Lim from her New York showroom, Stella Ishii has teamed up with Lasse Karlson, co-founder of Cheap Monday, to launch 6397, a fast-rising label focused on tomboyish essentials. BoF reports.

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The China Edit | Cult of Luxury, Hermès Weathers Slowdown, Jean-Marc Loubier, Alibaba Plans U.S. Site, Anna Sui

Birkin bag and Citroen 2CV at Hermès exhibition in Shanghai | Source: Flickr

The China Edit is a weekly curation of the most important fashion business news and analysis from and about the world’s largest luxury market.

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Jean-Marc Loubier of First Heritage Brands on Bridging East and West

Jean-Marc Loubier | Source: Courtesy

Divia Harilela sits down with Jean-Marc Loubier, chief executive of First Heritage Brands, an investment arm of the Fung Group which owns Robert Clergerie, Delvaux and Sonia Rykiel, to talk about his global investment strategy.

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Mulberry Launches Cara Delevingne Bag Range

Mulberry launches Cara Delevingne bag range | Source: Nowfashion.com

LONDON, United Kingdom — Luxury fashion group Mulberry has unveiled a new collection of bags in collaboration with British model Cara Delevingne, hoping to improve its fortunes after a profit warning and problems overseas.

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