The Camera Nazionale della Moda Italiana has re-elected Carlo Capasa as its president for a two-year term. This is the third time that Capasa has been elected as president of the Camera, Italian fashion's governing body.
Makers HQ, a new manufacturing initiative in Plymouth that aims to provide sampling facilities to the fashion industry and emerging designers, has appointed Sophie Glover to the role of studio manager.
After a hiatus of three seasons, Raf Simons is to return to Paris to stage his next menswear show. He will present his Spring/Summer 2019 collection in the City of Light on Wednesday, June 20 at 9.30 p.m.
The casualwear specialist has sold a majority stake in itself to CorpAcq, in a deal that will help it expand as it hopes to reach its ambition of becoming “the best multichannel retailer for the grown-up generation”.
UK retail had a better time in April yet not everybody was happy as department stores proved to be the main sector that was struggling. At least fashion had a better time of it than in the first few months of the year.
The House of Fraser plan to downsize its store numbers and rationalise its remaining space looks like it will be going to the heart of its operation with even its Oxford Street, London flagship not immune.