BEIJING, China — Karl Lagerfeld and a Macau casino operator announced plans Friday for the Chanel designer to create his first hotel.
PARIS, France — Chanel designer Karl Lagerfeld, with his shock of white hair, black glasses and leather gloves, will be the center of attention in Paris next Tuesday when he debuts the luxury-goods company’s latest ready-to-wear collection during the city’s Fashion Week.
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.
PARIS, France – German-born designer Karl Lagerfeld has announced that the opening of his first concept store in Paris is set to take place March 1. The new concept store spanning two floors, at over 2,150-square feet, will be located at 194, Boulevard St-Germain, the famous Rive Gauche shopping location.
Coach handbag sales take hit, stock slumps (Reuters) “Coach Inc on Wednesday reported weak holiday-quarter results and unveiled a new strategy for shoes and clothing, spooking investors with the notion that the days of strong demand for its premium leather handbags may be numbered.” And Precisely So (NY Times) “The designers are learning to use the extraordinary skills of a couture atelier to be more self-critical