Camille Miceli’s Pucci experience on the island of Capri shows how the industry’s expansion into resortwear — and resort retail — is accelerating. The push comes amid rebounding demand for travel and experiences from consumers longing to return to their pre-pandemic lifestyles.
Designer Carly Mark sparked conversation about what it takes to make it as an emerging designer in New York when she announced she was shutting her ready-to-wear line and moving to London. On Thursday she held her last sample sale.
With a new heavyweight backer in Italian firm Style Capital — which helped Zimmermann secure a billion dollar valuation — the French contemporary womenswear brand has ambitions to go global. But it sits in a competitive and hard-to-crack category.