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.
Inspired by English painter Graham Sutherland, J.W. Anderson’s latest “pretty ugly” collection offered distorted construction and an unconventional palette, reports Nabil Aliffi.
Today, BoF can exclusively reveal that ASAP54, a startup with a fashion search and discovery app, has raised a total of $3 million from e.ventures, Ceyuan Ventures, Novel TMT and others.
This month, the BoF Spotlight shines on London-based menswear designer Sebastiaan Pieter, whose debut collection offers an intriguing amalgamation of stunted, gender-bending tailoring and Middle Eastern- and Asian-influenced silhouettes.
With hundreds of glossy spring/summer advertising campaigns set to populate major fashion magazines, Internet forums and social media platforms from Facebook to Tumblr to Pinterest, The Business of Fashion picks the Top 10 Campaigns of the Season. Which campaigns did you like most?
U.K. department-store chain House of Fraser ended talks to be acquired by French retailer Galeries Lafayette, two people familiar with the matter said. House of Fraser, which has about 60 stores in the U.K. and Ireland, will instead press ahead with plans for an initial public offering later this year, said the people, who declined to be identified because the matter is private. The Financial Times reported the U.K. retailer’s
LONDON, United Kingdom — Burberry Group Plc, the U.K.’s largest luxury-goods maker, reported quarterly revenue that exceeded estimates as increased marketing spending helped attract shoppers over the holiday period.
LONDON, United Kingdom — Asos Plc, the U.K.’s largest Internet-only clothing retailer, reported slowing sales growth as the weakness of the Australian dollar stunted gains in one of the company’s main international markets.