TikTok isn’t only a social media phenomenon, it’s also a key shopping destination with a new study showing shopping on TikTok grew 553% during the pandemic. That was almost triple the growth on Instagram and Facebook.
Chinese artist Fanglu Lin’s work earned her first prize in the Loewe Foundation’s Craft Prize 2021. The artwork highlights the sewing tradition of ethnic minority Bai women from the province of Yunnan in China.
The Temperley London label has faced some tough times in recent periods but following a major strategy review, it’s focusing on the future and has linked up with e-commerce platform Global-e as of Tuesday.
Shaftesbury (and its properties in the West End) are on on the road to recovery, albeit gradually. It owns 16-acres of prime space in London and said it’s “well-placed to return to sustainable long-term growth”.
For his latest collection for Christian Dior, creative director of menswear Kim Jones has channelled multiple ideas by the brand’s former creative director, Marc Bohan, the longest-reigning designer at the couture house.
It's only a few months since the founder of maternitywear specialist Seraphine sold the label to Mayfair Equity Partners for £50. But the new owners are confident enough to be considering a share listing in London.