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Gucci Parent PPR Reports Q3 Luxurygoods Sales Up 24%

Lady Stirrup top handle black diamante velvet bag at Gucci

Paris—PPR, the luxury conglomerate that owns Gucci, Bottega Veneta and Yves Saint Laurent, today reported that its third quarter … [Read more...]

Accessories Help Neiman Marcus Q4 Sales

Neiman Marcus Art of Fashion Fall 2012 Alexander McQueen.

Dallas—Although its full fourth quarter report won’t be released until Sept. 12, Neiman Marcus Inc. reported Thursday that total … [Read more...]

A Fashionable Ending Planned for the London Olympic Games

Supermodel Kate Moss is one of the British fashion elite scheduled to play a role in the closing ceremonies.

London—Even if you don’t have the least bit of interest in the sports, you’ll want to tune in (or set your DVRs) for the closing … [Read more...]

What Would Prada Say?

Prada Flame Shoe Ornament for the Metropolitan Museum of Art

New York--What would Miuccia Prada say if she were in the same room (and era) as Elsa Schiaparelli?Check out the Metropolitan … [Read more...]

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


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... For commercial purposes, extract … [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...]