An 1870’s engraved bottle of Guerlain perfume has been estimated at 45,600 Euros at the auction near Hotel Toledano in Archachon, France, a “world record”, the collection’s global perfume expert Bernard Gangler declared at the event.
In the same way Longchamp produced the ‘Kate Moss’ bag and Hermès the ‘Birkin’, Paris fashion house Lancel launches on Tuesday the ‘B.B bag’. In collaboration with icon Brigitte Bardot, the bag reflects “the profile, fashion and lifestyle” of the actress.
The new owners of British luxury fashion label Aquascutum are revamping its concession in department store Harrods and planning a big push in accessories as they look to revive the loss-making 159-year-old brand.
Valentino's owners plan to build up the Italian fashion house before selling it and are not putting out feelers to potential buyers, its chief executive said, responding to speculation a deal could be afoot.
Adidas Originals and Burton Snowboards will be producing a collection together this winter. The German sports giant and the snow/streetwear brand have co-designed a range called Adidas Originals X Burton Lifestyle.
Iconix Brand Group Inc said it will take over licensing of E.W. Scripps Co's syndicated comic strips as well as rights to the Peanuts brand, in partnership with the family of cartoonist Charles Schulz.
Revived luxury firm Faberge will release a new collection of more conventional jewellery after some customers who saw its initial mosaic-style artistic pieces worth up to $7 million asked for bigger gems.