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Clogs, wicker bags and 70s shades are key summer trends says Stylight

Clogs, wicker bags and 70s shades are key summer trends says Stylight

​A new report has shown that clogs and platform slides are the key shoes of the summer with wicker bags and retro sunglasses also riding high.
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Luxury is recovering, China and US are key, Europe stays cautious

Luxury is recovering, China and US are key, Europe stays cautious

​The global luxury market is gradually recovering and should return to pre-pandemic levels by next year, a new report shows. 
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Paris Fashion Week Men: Mash-up Instagram mode rules

Paris Fashion Week Men: Mash-up Instagram mode rules

Paris Fashion Week Men actually had two live runway shows on Wednesday, the second of the six-day season, as the fashion capital cautiously emerges from the lockdown.
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Birkenstock in Jil Sander collab for 'life in nature' footwear line

Birkenstock in Jil Sander collab for 'life in nature' footwear line

With Birkenstock’s hot product status continuing, a new collaboration should only enhance the German footwear producer’s reputation further. It’s teamed up with luxury label Jil Sander on a men’s and women’s collection.
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Brand values soar in pandemic, Nike, ASOS, Uniqlo and Vuitton all prosper

Brand values soar in pandemic, Nike, ASOS, Uniqlo and Vuitton all prosper

The world's most valuable apparel and luxury labels saw their values surging during the pandemic, according to Kantar’s BrandZ Most Valuable Global Brands 2021 report released Monday. 
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Prada: Logo light on a Mediterranean beach

Prada: Logo light on a Mediterranean beach

Light-hearted logomania at Prada in its Spring/Summer 2022 menswear collection, where the arrival of Raf Simons alongside Miuccia Prada has led to multiple expressions of the brand’s signature crest.
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Chez Tod’s, Peter Beard revived on the Italian Peninsula

Chez Tod’s, Peter Beard revived on the Italian Peninsula

Few individuals had a more romantic life in the past half-century than Peter Beard, the photographer, playboy, artist and lover of Africa who inspired the latest menswear collection from Tod’s on Sunday. 
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Two senior Dr Martens execs to leave

Two senior Dr Martens execs to leave

​After its first set of results as a listed company this week, news has emerged that two senior executives are leaving Dr Martens and that it's also trying to find a suitably durable vegan leather to use for its boots.
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Cool caryatid Christian Dior Cruise 2022 in Athens

Cool caryatid Christian Dior Cruise 2022 in Athens

Christian Dior unveiled a caryatid Cruise 2022 collection in Athens on Thursday evening, metaphysical mode by its creative director, Maria Grazia Chiuri, unveiled inside the city’s giant Panathenaic Stadium.
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Birkenstock names new Europe MD

Birkenstock names new Europe MD

Popular German footwear brand Birkenstock has a new managing director for Europe. Nico Bouyakhf will be responsible for the entire region across all sales channels, including consumer.
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Dr Martens continues to stride ahead, despite tough year

Dr Martens continues to stride ahead, despite tough year

​Dr Martens released its first set of results as a listed company on Thursday and the figures showed just why its recent IPO was such a success.
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Gucci launches eco material Demetra, makes it available to other companies

Gucci launches eco material Demetra, makes it available to other companies

Italian fashion brand Gucci has introduced Demetra, a new luxury material that combines quality, softness, durability and scalability with an eco-friendly ethos.
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Harvey Nichols to add kidswear to fashion offer

Harvey Nichols to add kidswear to fashion offer

Harvey Nichols is adding kidswear this month with an online debut to be followed by a launch in-store. The retailer aims to create “the ultimate go-to destination for luxury children’s fashion”.
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LVMH inks game-changing tech deal with Google Cloud

LVMH inks game-changing tech deal with Google Cloud

​LVMH announced on Wednesday that it has entered a strategic partnership with Google Cloud to “accelerate innovation and develop new cloud-based artificial intelligence (AI) solutions”.
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Chanel endures tough 2020 but recovery is on track

Chanel endures tough 2020 but recovery is on track

Chanel expects to be riding high again this year after a tough 2020, with sales forecast to rise in double-digits. That’s according to the company’s CFO on Tuesday after it released its pandemic-hit 2020 figures. 
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Burberry links with Mythical Games for NFTs move in Blankos Block Party

Burberry links with Mythical Games for NFTs move in Blankos Block Party

​Burberry continues to explore gaming as a key marketing channel and has announced its “first exploration into the world of NFTs”. It’s partnering with Mythical Games on a limited-edition Blanko in Blankos Block Party.
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