Wednesday, November 25, 2015 at 12:28pm
AFRICAN JEWEL: New York-based jeweler Monique Péan marked Thanksgiving to London this week, hosting a dinner in collaboration with Wallpaper magazine to mark a new collection of jewels called Minéraux, and her Wallpaper Design Award for Best Jewelry earlier this year. “This is... read more
Wednesday, November 25, 2015 at 12:15pm
MILAN — In the second-to-last hearing in the Marzotto tax trail on Wednesday, Matteo Marzotto and his sister Diamante’s lawyer, Paolo De Capitani, requested Judge Orsola De Cristofaro acquit his clients for not having committed the fact, contending there is no case to answer.... read more
Wednesday, November 25, 2015 at 12:10pm
TOKYO — Versace is officially back in Japan. After closing its four stores in the country and pulling out of the market in 2009, this year it opened three stores in Tokyo: Versus Versace in April, Versace Home in July, and now a flagship store for its main line. “Even if it’s... read more
Wednesday, November 25, 2015 at 10:59am
Federico Curradi is said to be headed to Peuterey as creative director of the Italian brand, according to sources. Former Peuterey creative director Riccardo Coppola has been appointed chief brand adviser of the group, according to market sources. It appears Curradi, previously... read more
Wednesday, November 25, 2015 at 10:47am
CARTIER PARADE: Cartier is mounting its largest display to date in the U.K. — for two days only and by appointment at Phillips in Mayfair. Le Diamant features more than 150 diamond designs, with highlights including rare pieces from the Tradition collection, including the 1911... read more
Wednesday, November 25, 2015 at 9:34am
A new video from the People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals allegedly reveals workers on a large sheep farm in Australia treating the animals cruelly in what PETA claims is a global problem. PETA said in the past 16 months in has released five “exposés” recorded at 37... read more
Wednesday, November 25, 2015 at 9:03am
Sofía Vergara’s dramatic customized Zuhair Murad wedding gown required a team of 30-plus and more than 1,000 hours worth of work, but the designer himself knows the actress so well that he never met with her before last weekend’s wedding. Having dressed the “Modern Family”... read more
Wednesday, November 25, 2015 at 8:58am
FASHION HUB: Fashion school Esmod is to open a new site in Pantin, on the outskirts of Paris, at the end of 2017. The 37,675-square-fo0t building, a former branch office of the Banque de France, is located on the Avenue Jean Lolive. The school’s headquarters are to remain at 12... read more
Wednesday, November 25, 2015 at 8:10am
Suite 1521, the New York-based members-only shopping salon, is entering the beachside bacchanal of conspicuous consumption that is Art Basel Miami this year. Cofounders Kim Kassel and Lizzie Tisch will bring the Suite south Dec. 3 and 4 at the St. Moritz building at the Loews... read more
Wednesday, November 25, 2015 at 7:40am
Montreal’s Lunice has released a surprise EP titled 180. The project is comprised of four previously unreleased tracks which were created by the Canadian producer between 2011 to 2012, just before the inception of TNGHT with Hudson Mohawke. In addition to releasing the EP,... read more