Luxury fashion platform Farfetch has announced a partnership with Chanel to work on the “boutique of tomorrow”, using Farfetch’s Store of the Future omnichannel platform, in a deal which has resulted in Chanel taking a minority stake in Farfetch.
Rising fashion star Richard Quinn has been signed up to join the Designers at Debenhams programme and will be producing a range of dresses for the store to launch this Spring.
Chinese fashion group Shandong Ruyi has said it will not be buying Sir Philip Green’s Arcadia Group, following reports it was in the frame to acquire the Topshop-to-Burton fashion empire over the weekend.
Farewell collections are always tough, the accumulated weight of a designer’s however-many-years at a label are a hard act to follow in most cases.
A report has emerged today that Sir Philip Green is considering all or part of his Topshop-to-Burton Arcadia fashion empire with Chinese textiles group Shandong Ruyi among the interested parties.
Quintessentially British fashion and accessories designer Lulu Guinness made her London Fashion Week debut today – 28 years after founding her brand – and fashion royalty turned out to pay homage.
No sooner had Christopher Bailey presented his last collection for Burberry at London Fashion Week late this afternoon (17 February) than a capsule collection was made available to buy via Farfetch. In theory, given Farfetch’s delivery options, some customers in London could have been sporting the items 90 minutes after they were seen for the first time on the runway.
Global online fashion etailer ASOS has launched its first own-label activewear collection for men and women, called 4505.
London Fashion Week got underway in the capital this morning promoting a strong theme of diversity and the importance of forging stronger ties with China.
Boxpark and Quintain have secured planning permission to open the biggest Boxpark to date at Wembley Park.