BoF compiles the most important professional moves of the week.
Today, The Business of Fashion unveils the BoF 500 Newsmakers of 2014.
Thomas Maier’s energetic juxtaposition of colour had great graphic effect, underlining the inherent movement of his fabrics. This was a self-assured collection, poised and completely at ease with its position of strength, writes Jessica Michault for Nowfashion.com
MILAN, Italy – Italian designers put craftsmanship before reckless glamour at the Milan fashion week, in a bid to defend their tailoring tradition in the face of global competition.
Tom Ford's Private Spring '11 Show (Grazia Daily) "If there’s one man who knows how to tantalize an audience, it’s Mr Tom Ford. Because, as a New Year gift, the designer has bestowed upon us super-glossy footage of his highly-secretive, high-security showcase four months after it took place." Regulator to weigh Hermès buyout waiver (Reuters) "France's stock market regulator will examine Hermès request for a waiver on buying out minority shareholders on Thursday as the luxury goods maker tries to fend off a takeover from rival LVMH, according to a person familiar with the matter." 7 Stellar Examples of Branded Content from the Fashion Industry (Mashable) "From online blogzines to Tumblr-powered micro sites, branded content is quickly becoming a cost…