Resale marketplace The RealReal’s latest annual report has highlighted a shift towards high-value items during the Covid-19 pandemic, as well as other trends, including the rise of stealth luxury and luxury streetwear.
It’s been a weird year for fashion retail so far and Q2 in particular saw unprecedented global conditions, so it’s no surprise that the new Lyst Index is different from usual with Nike and Birkenstock's riding high.
After giving us a sneek peek in Paris and Chicago, Nike on Monday revealed Virgil Abloh's latest Air Jordan creation for women, as well as where sneaker fans can get their hands on it when it releases later this week.
A strong and coherent image, a good international and online presence, and a certain agility have allowed designer labels to establish their success. This has proved a winning formula but it could evolve with Covid-19.
LVMH-owned Rimowa is launching a sunglasses line produced and distributed by Thélios, the joint venture between the luxury giant and eyewear manufacturer Marcolin, which is soon set to unveil Dior’s new eyewear line.
The Italian fashion group, bought by Farfetch in 2019 and owner among others of Off-White and Palm Angels, has appointed Cristiano Fagnani, a manager with a 20-year career at Nike, to the newly created post of CMO.