Cosmetic surgery, skinny jeans and hoop earrings are in fashion in North Korea as the pursuit of female beauty remains unbound by the communist state's chronic food shortages, an online newspaper reported.
Nordstrom Inc forecast 2011 profit below analysts' view on charges related to its HauteLook acquisition, the first wrinkle in an otherwise smooth string of profit reports from department stores, which have been buoyed by consumers' willingness to spend.
Fallen fashion designer John Galliano will stand trial on June 22 in Paris for hurling anti-Semitic insults at people in a Parisian bar in a case that has already cost him his job at luxury label Dior.
Famous for its craftsmanship and discretion when it comes to publicity, Bottega Veneta (PPR Group) has decided to step into the digital world and show a modern side to the brand with the launch of a short film entitled Viaggio Notturno (Night Journey).
London plays host to White Gallery London 22-24 May 2011 the world’s most exclusive wedding wear retailers will have the opportunity to see the very best in bridal design, such as Royal Wedding bridesmaids' designer, Nicki Macfarlane.
Burrda Sport, a brand owned by Swiss company Pilatus Sports Management, wants to quickly spread its wings in Europe, and it is not wasting any time. After recently signing contracts with different sports clubs, the brand expects its new kits to be hitting the shelves in France by July. Italy and Spain will have to wait until 2012.
H&M is always searching for new ways to expand its already large empire. The Swedish retail giant has just confirmed the opening of its first ever concession in the world, to be found at Selfridges in London.