Fashion

Will Lanvin rise from the ashes?

Even though the luxury house had a kind of revival in 2017, its turnovers and activity are decreasing since 2016. Lanvin’s people will not comment on what is happening but they still confirmed a found injection by its most important shareholder at the beginning of the year 2018. What happened? Albert Elbaz, Lanvin’s former artistic [...]

Will Lanvin rise from the ashes? 2017-12-16T00:34:41+00:00

The florentine tradition of leather and paper goods

Writing this article make me very proud. This because even if I haven’t been living stably in Florence for a good four years now, I am still attached to my hometown and believe its best features should be promoted whenever possible. Florence’s beauty, artistic patrimony and historical relevance are well know. Nevertheless, what happens away [...]

The florentine tradition of leather and paper goods 2017-12-16T00:23:52+00:00

The importance of having a clear message: the Chanel case

Whether you are an established luxury brand, a small niche one or you are thinking of building your own brand, there is one thing you must put a lot of attention into: the brand narrative. Studying brand management you will lear that a brand narrative can be authentic or altered to different degrees but what [...]

The importance of having a clear message: the Chanel case 2017-12-16T00:21:13+00:00

The Blue Box Café in New York by Tiffany & Co.

56 years after the premiere of the movie Breakfast with Diamonds, in which every time we think of it comes to mind the image of Holly (Audrey Hepburn) breakfast in front of Tiffany & Co. this luxury house pays homage with the opening of a local, The Blue Box Café, on Fifth Avenue in New [...]

The Blue Box Café in New York by Tiffany & Co. 2017-12-15T13:11:04+00:00

Alaïa: a legacy

Last autumn the entire fashion world mourned the death of unconventional fashion designer Azzedine Alaïa. France lost an icon and many supermodels, designers and editors a dear friend. His great influence on fashion as a couturier as well as a person is undeniable. Here is what we learned from Mr. Alaïa. Follow your own conventions [...]

Alaïa: a legacy 2017-12-15T19:53:42+00:00

China influencers and the social media crackdown

  For several years now, as social media platforms such as WeChat and Weibo have increased in popularity in China, a space for bloggers and writers has emerged and gained importance among the Chinese consumers. A report, according by the online retail giant Alibaba’s Taobao, chinese superstar Fan Bingbing has generated $74 million USD in [...]

China influencers and the social media crackdown 2017-12-19T12:51:00+00:00

Branding in Luxury is Much More Important Than You Thought

© www. pinterest.com You have your best friend’s birthday coming up in a week, and you really want to buy her a nice gift. The first thing you think of is the brand, not the product. If that’s not the case, you would think of all of the things she likes, however, in that certain [...]

Branding in Luxury is Much More Important Than You Thought 2017-12-17T14:58:26+00:00

From online to retail: online brands that moved in store

The title of this article sounds very strange and even contradictory right? Especially considering that one of the hottest topics at the moment is the importance of being connected and present online. Still, stores remain relevant and several studies show that people still prefer to purchase in store. This is even more true if we [...]

From online to retail: online brands that moved in store 2017-12-16T00:17:32+00:00

Documentaires Mode

Les documentaires mode à voir absolument ! Iris d'Albert Maysles (2015): Une des figures les plus originales et les plus inspirantes de la mode. Entre muse  et business woman, elle frappe par son style plein d'humour et son intelligence. Ce documentaire la suit dans ses diverses activités, elle se rappelle lorsqu'elle était plus jeune, quand une femme dans la [...]

Documentaires Mode 2017-12-17T09:59:47+00:00

Quand les marques de luxe s’investissent dans leur patrimoine

Fontaine de Trevi, Rome ©2Luxury2 Fendi,Tod’s, Bulgari, autant de marques qui font référence à la haute couture italienne. Mais en plus d’être des icônes dans le monde de la mode et une fierté pour leur pays, leur rôle ne s’arrête pas là. En effet, en Italie, les fonds manquants pour entretenir et restaurer [...]

Quand les marques de luxe s’investissent dans leur patrimoine 2017-12-14T23:28:37+00:00

RETURN OF CHECKS FOR BURBERRY

U.K. design organization Burberry Group Plc is wagering on development in its littler satchel business and playing up its trademark check as new Chief Executive Officer Marco Gobbetti looks to join the extravagance business' turnaround. At its initially significant runway appear since Gobbetti assumed control in July, the trenchcoat creator flaunted reversible tote packs decked [...]

RETURN OF CHECKS FOR BURBERRY 2017-12-15T03:11:40+00:00

Most iconic rivalities in fashion

Yves Saint Laurent & Karl LagarfeldHello coton Yves Saint Laurent & Karl Lagarfeld The career of Yves Saint Laurent is dazzling . He bacame Christian Dior's assistant and his successor, he creates his own fashion house with Pierre Bergé writing the legend that we know, all in less than ten years. Karl Lagerfeld, [...]

Most iconic rivalities in fashion 2017-12-14T14:24:24+00:00

LIFE : LVMH new sustainable plan

As a worldwide luxury group leader, focusing on a long-term vision of their activites, LVMH has a duty of examplarity regarding the sustainable development. That’s why LVMH created since 1992 an environment executive committee. The aim was to follow each House and develop a collective engagement with its.               [...]

LIFE : LVMH new sustainable plan 2017-12-19T12:53:11+00:00

Why Millennials are the Future of The Luxury Industry

By 2025, studies project that Millennials will account for 45% of the global personal luxury goods market. The Millennials’ decisions are based on impulsive decisions. They always want to make sure that they are following the latest trends and their mindset is self-directed. Thus they are more likely to buy for themselves than to impress others. Moreover, [...]

Why Millennials are the Future of The Luxury Industry 2017-12-17T15:01:26+00:00

Luxury and second-hand: are they compatible?

If you are a fashion addict, and your bank account becomes to get tired of it, you may have already looked for another way to live your passion without financially dying. Maybe have you noticed that a lot of websites offer you the possibility to acquire luxury goods at a lower price? How is it [...]

Luxury and second-hand: are they compatible? 2017-12-16T00:11:36+00:00

Architecture and Art

Louis Vuitton store at Place VendômeLouisVuitton.com More than ever, Paris is honing the interior design of its boutiques, focusing on the services of renowned architects. Who, here more than in any other fashion capital, must adjust their grandeur folly to a highly ranked environment. For some seasons, luxury shops have been developed by [...]

Architecture and Art 2017-12-14T14:33:45+00:00

Luxury and art: a short guide for a long history

Is fashion an art? It is something that could be argued about. Coco Chanel did not think it was but Yves Saint Laurent definitely did, to the point he worked hard to transfer paintings onto his creations. What is sure is that luxury is a form of art. The time, dedication and skills required can [...]

Luxury and art: a short guide for a long history 2017-12-16T00:13:55+00:00

Le luxe face à la maigreur sur les podiums

Prise de conscience et belle initiative dans le Monde du Luxe ! A la veille de l’ouverture de la Fashion Week de New York 2017, deux grands groupes du Luxe LVMH et KERING se sont engagés à ne plus faire défiler des mannequins trop maigres. Cette démarche, inscrite dans une charte portant sur « les relations [...]

Le luxe face à la maigreur sur les podiums 2017-12-15T00:09:05+00:00

Fashion world transformation during the S.XX.

  Until the 60's, the world of fashion in general was reserved for white models. But in this decade that changed. There were two women who completely revolutionized the world of fashion and its appearance on the covers of some of the most important magazines in the world was a before and after to understand [...]

Fashion world transformation during the S.XX. 2017-12-15T13:02:38+00:00

TAG HEUER Uses Bollywood To Increase Sales In INDIA

TAG HEUER is a Swiss brand watch and maintains a watchmaking workshop in Cornol, Switzerland. Label Heuer, possessed by French extravagance combination LVMH, at present one of the best three in the Swiss watches classification as far as income and review an incentive in the nation. It was launched in India in the year 2003 [...]

TAG HEUER Uses Bollywood To Increase Sales In INDIA 2017-12-14T00:08:40+00:00

Hubert de Givenchy and Audrey Hepburn

Audrey Hepburn and Hubert de GivenchyAgnauta couture Figure to the divine symbolism, the muse renews the inspiration and the imagination of the creator. From historical personalities to celebrities today, these ambassadors embody the brand, embody the garment, instill a style or reveal an attitude. "Vanity Fair" looks back on these legendary tandems that [...]

Hubert de Givenchy and Audrey Hepburn 2017-12-14T15:35:25+00:00

The force of high-end vintage

Over the last few years they have been popping up in every fashion-conscious city: high-end vintage boutiques. Bargain shoppers as well as the fashion in-crowd have been finding their way to 1970’s Saint Laurent and unique Louis Vuitton bags. Of course everyone loves a good deal, but why exactly are second-hand luxury items so popular? [...]

The force of high-end vintage 2017-12-15T19:45:37+00:00

La bataille des “méga-fashionshows”: a-t-on besoin d’être spectaculaire pour être mémorable ?

Aujourd’hui, les grandes Maisons de luxe se battent pour remporter le prix du défilé le plus grandiose. Mais cette victoire enclenche t-elle nécessairement une augmentation des ventes ? Dans quelle mesure le défilé a-t-il un impact sur la saison à venir? Alexandre De Betak, à la tête de Bureau Betak a dit « La mode ne [...]

La bataille des “méga-fashionshows”: a-t-on besoin d’être spectaculaire pour être mémorable ? 2017-12-19T12:55:53+00:00

SPANISH BRIDAL DESIGNERS THAT ALL THE PEOPLE SHOULD KNOW

There are some bridal firms famous around the world as Pronovias or Rosa Clará, but there are other Spanish designers not so known that stand out for their elegance, glamor and romanticism ©Navascués Navascués Navascués is one of the best handcrafted ateliers for bridal dresses in Madrid.It´s characterized for its natural,fresh and romantic style. [...]

SPANISH BRIDAL DESIGNERS THAT ALL THE PEOPLE SHOULD KNOW 2017-12-15T22:24:49+00:00

Would You Collaborate with These Brands?

Gucci Every item up for customization, every fabric to choose from, and even the placement of every insect and animal in the menagerie of available patches has been signed off on by the man who made all of it cool in the first place. “I tried to give them something slightly different, to allow them [...]

Would You Collaborate with These Brands? 2017-12-17T15:08:13+00:00

Gucci, adapts to new generations creating emotions

  Products are important but also the experience of the purchase.   The new generations seek a shopping experience in which the product is only the beginning. The Z generation has completely changed their consumption habits and their lifestyle, which is why this has forced brands to change their strategies, brands must focus their products [...]

Gucci, adapts to new generations creating emotions 2017-12-15T13:01:14+00:00

KATE MOSS WORN EVERYTHING BEFORE ANYONE ELSE

The British top has the first supermodel that everyone wanted to seem Kate Moss has the gift of mixing and converting everything that goes into trend. She has one of the most envied locker rooms in the world, but she is very fond of vintage style and can see it with clothes she wore 15 years [...]

KATE MOSS WORN EVERYTHING BEFORE ANYONE ELSE 2017-12-15T12:29:09+00:00

Millennials’ millions

Millennials are hot in luxury marketing. Every future-conscious brand is ready to focus on this new generation. They are a fast-growing and influential segment which already accounts for more than 17tn dollars of the global private wealth. Now it might be true that millennials are the future of luxury, but why exactly? We have summed [...]

Millennials’ millions 2017-12-15T19:21:45+00:00

THE MAGIC COLLECTION OF CHRISTIAN LOUBOUTIN AND THE INDIAN DESIGNER SABYASACHI

The famous french designer Christian Louboutin has collaborated with the indian modiste Sabyasachi to create an exclusive, ultra-limited edition capsule collection for women and men. ©Bekiamoda It is a shoes collection although there are also some accessories such as a bag and a clutch.For men predominates the moccasin that evokes traditional Indian wedding [...]

THE MAGIC COLLECTION OF CHRISTIAN LOUBOUTIN AND THE INDIAN DESIGNER SABYASACHI 2017-12-16T03:14:48+00:00

Les Journées Particulières LVMH

Les 12, 13 & 14 Octobre 2018 LES JOURNÉES PARTICULIÈRES  LVMH Créées par Antoine Arnault (Directeur général de Berluti, président de Loro Piana, fils de Bernard Arnault, propriétaire de LVMH) en 2011 dans le but de partager avec le public le la transparence du groupe et la diversité des métiers. Cet évènement unique au monde [...]

Les Journées Particulières LVMH 2017-12-16T10:11:00+00:00

Une libération singulière dans les campagnes de communication

Les marques de luxe incitent de plus en plus à la libération des obligations et des codes établis par la société. Elles souhaitent interpeller grâce à des publicités qui sortent de l’ordinaire et qui mettent en avant l’affirmation de soi. La marque Kenzo a par exemple souhaité montrer un changement radical  pour la sortie de [...]

Une libération singulière dans les campagnes de communication 2017-12-14T23:17:02+00:00

Le Sur-mesure & le luxe

Les Maisons de Luxe doivent répondre aux désirs des client de personnaliser au plus près ses produits. Les grandes maisons de luxe dans les secteurs de la Haute couture, la Maroquinerie, la Joaillerie, l’Horlogerie pour répondre à cette demande incontournable, développent leurs collections de sur-mesure. Parmi les principales marques nous retrouvons notamment Louis Vuitton, Hermès, [...]

Le Sur-mesure & le luxe 2017-12-15T00:01:48+00:00