Category: Fashion and Apparel

Remembering Azzedine Alaïa: The Designer Who Took Time

Remembering Azzedine Alaïa: The Designer Who Took Time Almost alone in today’s fashion industry, he understood the value of time to the creative mind and the struggle it took to follow his own direction. Source: New York Times Remembering Azzedine Alaïa: The Designer Who Took Time

Risking it All: Reinventing Calvin Klein

Risking it All: Reinventing Calvin Klein A keynote case study by Steve Shiffman, C.E.O. of Calvin Klein, followed by an interview with Vanessa Friedman, Fashion Director and Chief Fashion Critic at The New York Times’s International Luxury Conference. Source: New York Times Risking it All: Reinventing Calvin Klein

Age of Populism: Threats and Theories

Age of Populism: Threats and Theories How does an elite industry continue to thrive in a world that increasingly revolts against the trappings of luxury? Francesca Bellettini of Saint Laurent, Alexander Gilkes of Paddle8 and Laura Pancera of UBS spoke with Elizabeth Paton, European Styles Correspondent at The New York Times’s International Luxury Conference. Source: […]