Prada now sells... pastries? Now, that's a new one for me. Aren't fashion and food sworn enemies? After all, narrow-waisted haute couture is intrinsically at odds with buffet-style gorging sessions. Or has something changed and I missed the memo? Even more surprising is that Prada has actually ... Read More about The perfumed palate: Having your perfume and eating (or drinking) it too!
To me, the very thought of Pucci conjures up images of the gorgeous Italian Riviera, complete with sleek yachts, gloriously sunny days and sexy women in ultra-cool dresses. As for Guerlain, the mind automatically wanders over to super-chic Paris boulevards, old world glamour and sophisticated women ... Read More about Blue Lip Gloss & Swirling Prints: Guerlain by Emilio Pucci 2012
It's been referred to as the 'Fabric of India' – a perfect label for a brand that's led the revolution of taking first Indian fashion, then the country's extensive beauty knowledge and indigenous health recipes across the world. And today, Fabindia – 'India's largest private platform for products ... Read More about Newsflash: LVMH Buys Stake in Fabindia
The war rages unabated between Hermès and LVMH – here is the latest update: The Hermès families have formed a nonlisted holding company that now controls more than 50 per cent of Hermès International's capital in order to safeguard against losing majority status. However, there is one roadblock ... Read More about Hermès vs. LVMH: Battle Royale 101
So, as I predicted a few days back, the heat is very much on over the LVMH-Hermès share sale, with AMF – France’s market regulator – putting the deal under an official scanner. In fact, it's expected that LVMH Moët Hennessy Louis Vuitton’s acquisition of a 17.1% stake (rapidly climbing up from the ... Read More about LVMH’s Hermès buy under investigation