Kylie Jenner also stunned the crowd, entering wearing a full-fledged lion head attached to her velvet column. While Schiaparelli staff assured everyone it was fake, it was still a statement that shocked the normally nonplussed fashion crowd. Jenner chatted with Marisa Berenson, the granddaughter of Elsa Schiaparelli, in her front-row seat. Her latest film “Marlowe,” set to premiere mid-February, is set in another iconic age. It shines the light in a different way around the tragedies that did happen, and frames it in a different way to bring in an audience that wouldn’t usually go and watch a sort of very intense subject matter,” she said.
Face of the Future: “I was at their show in Milan a month ago — feels crazy that it was already a month ago,” Lili Reinhart said of Max Mara. The brand will launch an exchange program that allows customers to trade in their Coach bag through the Coach (Re)Loved program to be recycled or reimagined in exchange for store credit starting from Nov. 1. At the beginning of this year, Coach expanded its (Re)Loved program with an apprenticeship. myNFT will exhibit Europe’s first physical NFT vending machine at the NFT.London conference next week. The platform claimed that it will present Europe’s first NFT vending machine next week at the NFT.London conference to be held at the Queen Elizabeth II Centre.3 months ago WWD
PARIS JEWELS: Lou Doillon was easy to spot at the Ritz in Paris on Tuesday night. Getty Images for GucciOSCAR BUZZ: Giorgio Armani was the draw, but a little gold statue named Oscar was the man of the hour. The buzz in the front row of the Armani Privé show Tuesday night was about the morning’s Oscar nominations, with “Everything Everywhere All at Once” star Michelle Yeoh, “Elvis” director Baz Luhrmann and costume designer Catherine Martin among the guests. “There was a little bit of screaming, we did a little dance,” Luhrmann said. Color plays an important role in the store’s design, with Cassina chairs in cob Bottega Veneta leather and plush Merino-wool carpeting.9 days ago WWD
With the best acupressure mat, you don’t have to visit a studio to reap some of those benefits. “Acupressure mats have hundreds of acupressure points on them, and are designed to stimulate the points in the same way that receiving acupressure or acupressure massage would. Keeping scrolling to check out the best acupressure mats as an at-home acupuncture treatment, along with expert info on the benefits of using one and what to look for when purchasing the right one for your needs. The mat’s acupressure points are arranged tightly together across the mat, so you’ll feel consistent pressure across your body while you relax on it. We stay on the mattress for five to 45 minutes depending on what we are needing.” CXCTCT Extra Long Yoga Acupressure Mat Set $69.99 Buy Now3 months ago WWD
The world’s largest luxury group is partnering with Hong Kong-based real estate developer Hang Lung Properties to reduce their energy consumption. LVMH head of image and environment Antoine Arnault and Hang Lung vice chair Adriel Chan took part in a splashy signing ceremony Tuesday, with the groups committing to a three-year partnership. LVMH has 97 stores in mainland China through Hang Lung Properties. We’re setting an important example for the entire real estate sector. “It is also the first time with LVMH and the Hang Lung team to define the duty of each one to ameliorate the environmental management of boutiques, in a collaborative partnership,” she told WWD.3 months ago WWD
The famed Avenue des Champs-Élysées will light up under the title “sobrillance” — a portmanteau coined by the Champs-Élysées Committee to encompass the government policy of energy sobriety and the still-brilliant shimmer of the lights — with shorter hours and energy-efficient LED bulbs. “Sephora supports the decision of its partner, the Champs-Élysées Committee to reduce the hours,” the company said. Jamet said LVMH’s energy sobriety plan had inspired the Champs-Élysées Committee, as well as business organizations of the Vendôme and Haussmann shopping areas. The large department stores are set to light their windows in successive ceremonies the week of Nov. 7, which will also fall under the energy sobriety plan. We are really at the beginning of a new stage for the Champs-Élysées,” Jamet added.3 months ago WWD
Jenni Kayne has added new meaning to the term lifestyle brand. The Jenni Kayne Lake, Jenni Kayne Ranch and Jenni Kayne Hillside Haven homes have been used for content creation and client events where everything is for sale — even the homes themselves. That’s one reason why the Pacific Group, encompassing Jenni Kayne, Jenni Kayne Home and Oak Essentials, will generate $143 million in revenue for 2022, and Kayne has been chosen as WWD’s Best-Performing Retailer, Small Cap, for 2022. “The way Jenni lives is curating every area of life. The company plans to sell the Jenni Kayne Ranch and funnel the proceeds into their next home, on the East Coast.3 months ago WWD
“Despite all the global uncertainties the third quarter was … the best quarter in Puma’s history,” chief executive officer Bjorn Gulden said in a statement. In the Americas, Puma sales grew 18.8 percent, currency adjusted, to hit 931.8 million euros. During this year so far, Puma’s sales in the Americas have increased 28.1 percent to 2.69 billion euros. On the positive side of the ledger, the brand’s earnings before interest and taxes improved 12.6 percent to 257.7 million euros. Puma expects sales to improve in mid-teen percentages during 2022 and for EBIT to end up somewhere between 600 million euros and 700 million euros.3 months ago WWD