FASHION | Michael Kors Is Skipping New York Fashion Week

Michael Kors, one of New York Fashion Week’s key player, has announced that he won’t be participating in the fashion event. This year’s spring 2021 shows are slated for the week of Sept.14 but Kors is opting out. Instead, the brand could show its Spring 2021 Collection somewhere between mid-October and mid-November. ‘I have for … More FASHION | Michael Kors Is Skipping New York Fashion Week

FASHION | Harper’s Bazaar Appoints First Black And Lebanese Editor – In – Chief

Publishing company Hearst Magazines has announced Lebanese-Trinidadian Samira Nast as the new editor-in-chief of Harper’s Bazzar U.S. She succeeds Glenda Bailey, who stepped down from the top role in January, after 19-years at the Hearst title. Nasr will be the first Black and Lebanese EIC in the history of the 153-year-old publications. She previously served … More FASHION | Harper’s Bazaar Appoints First Black And Lebanese Editor – In – Chief

FASHION AVENUE | Christian Loubutin Expands Nude Shoe Collection For More Skintones

The lack of variety when it comes to ‘nude’ toned clothing has been an ongoing issue for many. However, there are brands such as Christian Loubutin that are finding ways to expand their offerings to fit the needs of a wider range of skintones. In 2013, the luxury brand originally launched their Nudes shoe collection … More FASHION AVENUE | Christian Loubutin Expands Nude Shoe Collection For More Skintones

FASHION AVENUE | Paris To Hold Men’s Fashion Week In Virtual Format July 9-13 – Statement

Paris will hold a men’s fashion week in virtual format from July 9 to July 13 for the Men Spring/Summer collection 2021, organizer said on Wednesday. ‘This event will be structured around a dedicated platform’, the Federation de la Haute Couture et de la Mode said in a statement. ‘Each house will be represented in … More FASHION AVENUE | Paris To Hold Men’s Fashion Week In Virtual Format July 9-13 – Statement

FASHION AVENUE| Serena Williams Has A New Gig As Global Ambassador For Stuart Weitzman

Stuart Weitzman has proudly announced the appointment of Serena Willaims as its newest global spokesperson. The luxury shoe brand has kicked off the partnership with its latest campaign that sees the tennis pro as the embodiment of women as pillars of strength, hope and optimism for their communities. Photographer James Green captured Williams standing tall … More FASHION AVENUE| Serena Williams Has A New Gig As Global Ambassador For Stuart Weitzman

FASHION AVENUE | Louis Vuitton Launches First Online Store In United Arab Emirates

French luxury brand Louis Vuitton has launched its first-ever online store in the United Arab Emirates. The e-commerce platform, accessible on louisvuitton.ae has launched with a range of ready-to-wear for both men and women, leather goods, footwear, accessories, watches, jewelry, luggage and fragrances available to shop in both Arabic and English. The storied Parisian maison … More FASHION AVENUE | Louis Vuitton Launches First Online Store In United Arab Emirates

FASHION AVENUE | Saint Laurent Steps Off Schedule For Its 2020 Fashion Shows

The novel coronavirus, its related lockdowns, and the cancellation of major fashion weeks in June and July has the fashion industry questioning its status quo. Saint Laurent is the latest brand to try something new: Today the Parisian house announced that it would move off schedule the remainder of 2020. While Paris’ menswear fashion week … More FASHION AVENUE | Saint Laurent Steps Off Schedule For Its 2020 Fashion Shows

BUSINESS | Hermes Launches Concierge Service In Dubai Amid Lockdown

Shortly after the UAE announced a week-long extension of its country-wide lockdown, Parisian luxury label Hermes has decided to launch a concierge service for its customers in the Emirates. As of April 19, the French maison will be delivering its ubiquitous orange boxes straight to the doorsteps of customers in Dubai with no minimum spend … More BUSINESS | Hermes Launches Concierge Service In Dubai Amid Lockdown

BUSINESS | Italy’s Fashion Leaders Urge Rome To Lift Restrictions On Industry

MILAN | ITALY – Italy’s fashion leaders called on the government on Thursday to loosen restrictions imposed in response to the coronavirus crisis to allow them to resume some production, warning that a prolonged lockdown risked irreparably damaging the sector. ‘Fashion is a seasonal industry, and certain dates are nor compressible. Not reopening shortly would … More BUSINESS | Italy’s Fashion Leaders Urge Rome To Lift Restrictions On Industry

FASHION | Legendary Shoe Designer Sergio Rossi Dies From COVID-19 Complications

Sergio Rossi has died from complications of COVID-19 at age 84. The Italian shoe designer had been hospitalized for a few days at the Bufalini Hospital in Cesena, Italy. ‘Today everyone at Sergio Rossi joins me in remembering our dear Sergiom the inspiring founder of our dream’, said Sergio Rossi CEO Riccardo Sciutto. ‘Sergio Rossi … More FASHION | Legendary Shoe Designer Sergio Rossi Dies From COVID-19 Complications