Alexander McQueen


FIT’s Fashion A-Z, Part I Closing; Part II Opening

Alexander McQueen, dress in silk satin and chiffon with photo digital print, spring 2010, England, museum purchase.

New York--If you want some fashion this weekend, head on over to FIT. In addition to its rotating roster of special … [Read more...]

PPR’s Q1 Beat Estimates on Luxury Brands’ Sales Increases

Sales of Yves Saint Laurent's Cabas Chyc leathergoods have been particularly strong, PPR said in its first quarter report.

Paris—PPR, the luxurygoods group behind Gucci, Yves Saint Laurent and Puma, said today it is well on its way to increased sales … [Read more...]

Women Scoop Up Top British Fashion Awards

Victoria Beckham with her "Designer Brand of the Year" award

London—It was definitely “ladies first” at the British Fashion Awards (BFA) on Monday night as Sarah Burton, Victoria Beckham and … [Read more...]

PPR Q3 Sales Increase as Luxurygoods Demand Continues

GUCCI

Paris—Agreeing with other recent luxurygoods companies' earnings reports, PPR reported today that its third quarter sales in its … [Read more...]

PPR Half Year Profit Jumps as Gucci, YSL Demand Increases

Fall ad from Gucci, a stellar performance for PPR

Paris—Sales in its Gucci and Yves Saint Laurent helped PPR beat sales forecasts in its half year report. The luxurygoods group … [Read more...]

Last Chance to See McQueen’s “Savage Beauty”

"Savage Beauty"

New York—Run, don’t walk to the Metropolitan Museum of Art, as the astounding “Alexander McQueen: Savage Beauty” exhibition ends … [Read more...]

Fall/Winter 2011-12 PARIS: Apparel

Runway fashion focusing on Apparel by designer in Milan for whatever the season may be... … [Read more...]

The Royal Wedding: The ‘Kate Effect’ on Fashion

The new Duchess of Cambridge

London—The newly betrothed Duke and Duchess of Cambridge had barely motored away from Buckingham Palace earlier today when fashion … [Read more...]

Hells Angels Sue McQueen, Saks, in Trademark Dispute

HAMC

Fontana, CA—They may be known as “hell on wheels” but the Hells Angels Motorcycle Corp. (HAMC) is pretty damn tough in the … [Read more...]

Coach Tops 2010 Luxury Digital IQ Index

Coach

New York — Coach, Ralph Lauren, Louis Vuitton and Burberry are among the luxury goods brands to make the top 10  in the second … [Read more...]

Fashion Icons Mourn Alexander McQueen in London

Naomi Campbell in fall 2010 McQueen

London—Top fashion icons, editors and celebrities, along with 1,500 guests paid tribute Monday to late designer Alexander “Lee” … [Read more...]

PPR Reports 1st Half Profit Surges 87%

Francois-Henri Pinault, chairman and chief executive of PPR, will assume control of the Gucci Group luxurygoods division next month.

Paris--PPR SA reported today a first-half profit surge of 87% as demand for apparel and accessories in Asia offset faltering … [Read more...]