William Buckley reports from his third day in Lima, Peru, which included a tour of the Creditex factory where they spin some of the finest Pima cotton in the world, print rolls and rolls of fabric and manufacture garments for some of the biggest apparel companies in the world.
William Buckley samples Peru’s famously luxurious fibers — vicuña, alpaca and guanaco — at the Peru Moda trade show in Lima.
By Erik DeFruscio J. Crew is adding menswear to its women’s store on Madison Avenue. The menswear section will be in the downstairs of the Collection Store and will include shirting, suiting, knits and more. The company held an event yesterday, May 7th, hosted by Frank Muytjens, J. Crew’s men’s designer, …
As interest in fitness leaps, sprints and pivots ever onward, evidenced by industry catchwords du jour like “athleisure” and “athluxury,” or in ubiquitous social media speak like #instafit and #eatclean, the market for athletic apparel is expanding steadily. In step with demand, award-winning online retail destination Mr Porter launches a new athletic and performance category titled …
GQ and Lacoste Sport hosted an opening night cocktail party for their latest collaboration: a pop-up shop and gallery in NYC.
Elise Diamantini looks at Lacoste’s made in France capsule of knits and eyewear giant Luxottica’s latest collection of designer frames for brands like Dolce & Gabbana, Prada and Armani.
Elise Diamantini: While the weather is getting cooler in New York, spring is certainly in the air this fashion week.