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Annie Leibovitz Is Inducted into the Prestigious Académie des Beaux-Arts in Paris

Annie Leibovitz inducted academie beaux-arts

In a ceremony befitting her legendary status, Annie Leibovitz, the iconic American photographer, was officially inducted into the prestigious Académie des Beaux-Arts in Paris. The event, held at the grandiose Dome of the Palais de l’Institut de France, celebrated Leibovitz’s induction as a foreign…

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Balmain CEO, Jean-Jacques Guével, Steps Down After Four Years of Significant Growth

Balmain CEO Steps Down

In a move that has sent ripples through the fashion industry, Jean-Jacques Guével, the Chief Executive Officer of Balmain, has announced his departure from the French luxury fashion house after a tenure of four years. The news was confirmed in a brief statement released by Balmain on Monday, highlighting Guével’s…

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Hermès Facing Class-Action Lawsuit Over Alleged Unfair Birkin Sales Practices

hermés birkin lawsuit

Hermès, the renowned French luxury brand, is facing a class-action lawsuit in the United States over its alleged unfair business practices surrounding the sale of its iconic Birkin bags. The lawsuit, filed by plaintiffs Tina Cavalleri and Mark Glinoga in the Northern District of California, accuses…

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Dries Van Noten Steps Down as Creative Director After 38 Years

Dries Van Noten steps down

After nearly four decades at the helm of his eponymous label, Dries Van Noten, the celebrated Belgian designer, has announced his departure as Creative Director. The news, confirmed by Van Noten himself to WWD, has sent shockwaves throughout the fashion industry. The designer’s final collection for…

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LaunchMetrics Releases FW24 Fashion Week Data Insights Across Fashion Cities

LaunchMetrics FW24 FW Report

Renowned for its innovative approach to data analytics within the fashion industry, LaunchMetrics has established itself as a trusted partner for brands, designers, and industry professionals alike. With its comprehensive reports, LaunchMetrics not only sheds light on trends and performances, but also…

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Dior Scarves: A New Book Unveiling Dior’s Storied Tapestry of Fashion and Artistry

Dior Scarves Fashion Book

In the realm of haute couture, the name Dior has long been synonymous with timeless elegance, unparalleled craftsmanship and a profound reverence for the art of fashion. Now, the esteemed Maison is set to unveil a new literary masterpiece, “Dior Scarves. Fashion Stories”, that promises to…

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Everything We Know About the Naomi Campbell Exhibition at the V&A Museum

Naomi Campbell Exhibition

A Naomi Campbell Exhibition is coming to the Victoria and Albert Museum. Titled simply, “Naomi”, the highly anticipated showcase promises to take visitors on a captivating journey through the life and legacy of one of the most iconic figures in fashion history. Campbell recently shared details about the…

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CFDA/Vogue Fashion Fund 2024 Applications Close Friday, March 22nd

CFDA/Vogue Fashion Fund

As the fashion world eagerly awaits the next generation of trailblazing designers, the CFDA/Vogue Fashion Fund stands as a beacon of hope and opportunity for emerging American talents. Established through a partnership between the Council of Fashion Designers of America and the iconic Vogue…

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Fast Fashion Tax Bill Approved By French Lawmakers in an Effort to Fight Environmental Issues

Fast Fashion French Bill Approved

In a groundbreaking move that could reverberate across the global fashion industry, France has taken a bold stance against the environmental and social consequences of fast fashion. Lawmakers in the lower house of the French parliament recently approved a bill that aims to curb the relentless…

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Céline Beauty: A Luxurious New Frontier for the LVMH Company

Celine Beauty New Line

In the ever-evolving world of fashion and luxury, iconic brands are constantly seeking new avenues to captivate their audiences and cement their legacy. This week, the revered LVMH-owned label Céline unveiled the launch of Céline Beauty, an ambitious venture that promises to redefine the boundaries…