Fashion as art, Indian idiosyncrasies, Asian labels under threat, Dior’s confused couture, Annabel Luton

The Glove by Daphne Guiness and Shaun Leane | Source: Industrie

Gone Global: Fashion as Art? (IHT) “At any given moment there are at least a dozen museums across the world offering major fashion displays — not to mention exhibits in galleries or even department stores… Fashion exhibitions are thus the height of fashion — and omnipresent.” India’s Not Quite On The Brandwagon (Forbes) “The Indian luxury sector represents a dormant volcano for the international

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Eyes on Poland, MacGibbon stays on at Chloé, Google battle continues, LVMH beats estimates, Madame Grès revival

Louis Vuitton boutique Warsaw, opened 2010 | Source: Luxguru

Poland: luxury’s next promised land (FT) “Euromonitor has a report out, and this one’s a doozy: it says Poland is the world’s fourth fastest growing luxury market… ‘Between 2005 and 2010, the [Polish] luxury goods market grew by 50 per cent in real terms, [while] China achieved real growth of 59 per cent over the same period.'” Hannah MacGibbon staying at Chloé (Telegraph) “The gossip mill would have

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