Leather was a key trend on the Fall/Winter 2017 catwalks, and it is also returning as a fashion-forward streetwear fabric, after being given a boost by models like Bella Hadid and Stella Maxwell this summer.
The Australian department store giants continue their fashion brand war, with David Jones poaching British label Self-Portrait from rival Myer, in a bid to expand its bridal range and improve its women's ready-to-wear.
Australian department stores giant Myer has signed growing local fashion label We Are Kindred to its roster. The three-year-old label has been signed up for an initial one-year deal as market competition heats up.
Parisian rock chic brand Zadig & Voltaire is auctioning off select fine art from the brand's collection at Christie's in a group estimated to bring in $20 million dollars with portions of sale go to environmental groups.
Outlet mall giant McArthurGlen has opened its Provence Designer Outlet, the first designer outlet in the South of France and the group’s 23rd in its expanding portfolio. The centre has 125 stores across 25,000 sq m.
Place Vendôme is no longer just a square in Paris. Soon it will also be Place Vendôme, the most luxurious shopping destination in Qatar, the country with the highest per capita income on the planet, at $140,000 annually.