There are few more fertile imaginations in European fashion today than Marine Serre. Her clothes are hybrid and experimental; don’t really follow mainstream trends and were shown with zest and novelty Tuesday in Paris.
The cat was already out of the bag yesterday but that didn’t detract from the impact of the news on Tuesday that Michael Kors is acquiring Versace for around $2 billion and changing its name to Capri Holdings.
The Italian luxury house signed off on a superb ready-to-wear collection at Milan Fashion Week, presenting a chic and laid-back womenswear offering in leather, accompanied for the first time on the runway by menswear.
As London Fashion Week gets under way, the British Fashion Council (BFC) has unveiled new industry statistics highlighting how important the sector is to Britain while also warning about the risk of a no-deal Brexit.