Fashion

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

Millennials seek their opportunity to become influencers

 Generation Z  lifestyle is based on the addictive abuse of social networks as a public showcase. Due to the current influence of many people on social networks, brands have modernized and have abandoned traditional formats to influence this new market. What draws people's attention is the ideal of perfect life that is shown in many [...]

Millennials seek their opportunity to become influencers 2017-12-15T12:12:31+00:00

FROM PINK TO PUNK.HOW IS THE BALMAIN COLLECTION FOR VICTORIA´S SECRET?

The creative director of Balmain, Olivier Rousteing, was faithful to his rock-glam,risky, sexy and daring style. The fashion world was revolutionized when they announced the news of this collaboration, and if every year we look forward with impatience the iconic Victoria´s Secret show this year we have still expected much more and has undoubtedly exceeded [...]

FROM PINK TO PUNK.HOW IS THE BALMAIN COLLECTION FOR VICTORIA´S SECRET? 2017-12-15T21:43:38+00:00

Being Rich Isn’t Related to Why You Can Access Luxury Goods

Whether one is financially comfortable or not, one will often buy luxury goods to reward themselves, to show off or to gain acceptance. All of which are connected to the emotional weight that we give to expensive products.   One of the reasons is highly related to self-esteem. Imagine yourself on good day, where your [...]

Being Rich Isn’t Related to Why You Can Access Luxury Goods 2017-12-17T14:56:13+00:00

THE MOST CHIC LAUNDROMAT BY HERMÈS

And if someone told you that going to the laundry could be one of the coolest and most original plans? Only Hermes would be able to convert a laundry in something luxurious where everyone would like to go. With the name of Hermèsmatic the house has designed,totally based on its identity, a very chic laundry [...]

THE MOST CHIC LAUNDROMAT BY HERMÈS 2017-12-15T13:14:09+00:00

Italian luxury and French luxury: allies or rivals?

I am an Italian living in Paris. French and Italians don’t like each other and to be completely honest they never have. I guess it is because they are geographically too close and way too similar in terms of personality. Unfortunately, this kind of similarity is not the good and healthy one but much more [...]

Italian luxury and French luxury: allies or rivals? 2017-12-16T00:09:27+00:00

Adieu Colette

colette ne peut exister sans Colette Le 20 décembre 2017 colette a fermé ses portes, après vingt ans de succès. Le premier concept store Parisien était un point de rencontre incontournable pour toute génération et nationalité confondue, colette était le lieu en vogue de la capitale, celui dont tout le monde parlait, celui qui faisait [...]

Adieu Colette 2017-12-16T09:21:46+00:00

Fortuny et l’invention du plissé moderne

L’exposition « Fortuny, un espagnol à Venise » a remis à l’honneur ce grand artiste d’origine espagnole que fut Mariano Fortuny. Fils du peintre Mariano Fortuny Y Marsal, Fortuny suivi les traces de son père et devint rapidement peintre. Il s'intéressera également à la gravure, à la photographie, au design et au textile. Il débuta  cette dernière [...]

Fortuny et l’invention du plissé moderne 2017-12-14T23:39:56+00:00

FRANCA SOZZANI “FASHION CAN ALSO BE ART”

Franca Sozzani knew how to revolutionize the pillars of Vogue Franca saw much further, she knew that the magazine should be avant-garde and beyond the limits of their country, she wanted that the magazine was an example of modernity for all creating controversy with their images. Bruce Weber, Mario Testino, Steven Meisel or Peter Lindbergh, [...]

FRANCA SOZZANI “FASHION CAN ALSO BE ART” 2017-12-15T11:55:39+00:00

Couture & Hip-Hop

Dans les années 1980, les marques de luxe étaient nécessaires pour les rappeurs, elles leur permettaient de montrer qu'ils avaient rompu avec la pauvreté et atteint la fortune de façon légale ou illégale. Dapper Dan with LL Cool J   Drake et Anna Wintour, first raw NY Fashion Week Quatre décennies après [...]

Couture & Hip-Hop 2017-12-19T13:01:22+00:00

Tech Trends in Fashion and Luxury Retail

Designing for the voice interface Studies predict that by 2020, half of all web searches will use voice or image search rather than text. It is more efficient and often more convenient than typing, and creating a new paradigm for human-computer interaction. Voice interface is all about frictionless experiences, that is, attaining information to purchase [...]

Tech Trends in Fashion and Luxury Retail 2017-12-17T15:04:15+00:00

The Millennials: who are today’s fashion Holy Grail

Today’s society doesn’t talk a lot, they prefer emojis. Or at least this is what our parents and grandparents have said at lest once. That might be true, but what is also true is that communication is more important now than ever and communication studies have been booming in the last ten years. But who [...]

The Millennials: who are today’s fashion Holy Grail 2017-12-16T00:06:25+00:00

Rétrospective Martin Margiela 2018

L’EXPOSITION MODE À NE PAS MANQUER EN 2018 Après de nombreuses expositions à Tokyo, New York et à Londres, le Palais Galliera devrait accueillir à Paris, une manifestation unique sur le très mystérieux couturier Belge, Martin Margiela. Connu pour sa discrétion et son style avant-gardiste, le célèbre créateur a révolutionné le monde de la mode [...]

Rétrospective Martin Margiela 2018 2017-12-15T18:00:43+00:00

Les super modèles et leur influence

Les super modèles Naomi Campbell, Linda Evangelista, Tatjana Patitz, Christy Turlington and Cindy Crawford pour le Vogue américain par Peter Lindbergh ©The Telegraph L'évolution des super modèles Apparues à la fin des années 80 et au début des années 90, les super modèles désignent ces mannequins qui marquent leur époque avec de multiples [...]

Les super modèles et leur influence 2017-12-14T23:42:17+00:00

Influencer, bientôt une formation à suivre ?

Chiara Ferragni, instagrammeuse italienne©Les Inrockuptibles Qu’ils suscitent envie ou jalousie, les influencers sont les outils marketing tendances de ces dernières années. C’est certainement pourquoi en Italie, l’école de La Social Academy appartenant au groupe de presse Condé Nast a décidé d’ouvrir une formation destinée à former des influencers. Cette dernière vise à instaurer [...]

Influencer, bientôt une formation à suivre ? 2017-12-14T23:44:41+00:00

Personal Shopper in the luxury world

The personal shopper is a fashion professional who advises and accompanies his customers in their shopping. His coaching takes into account the tastes, style, morphology, personality and budget of his clients. Personal Shopper often from the world of fashion like stylist, buyers, or sales consultant, they have a perfect knowledge of products, fashion, clothing, style [...]

Personal Shopper in the luxury world 2017-12-14T23:51:38+00:00