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The Fashion World of Jean Paul Gaultier, the exhibition at The Barbican in London

The Fashion World of Jean Paul Gaultier, the exhibition at The Barbican in London

Heidy Suwidji May 12, 2014 1

One of my favourite fashion quotes of all time comes from a fictional character. Fashion is the most powerful art there is. It’s movement, design and architecture all in one. – Blair Waldorf, Gossip

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Marc Jacobs, Louis Vuitton Creative Director: One last look back

Marc Jacobs, Louis Vuitton Creative Director: One last look back

Heidy Suwidji October 8, 2013 Comments Off

As we inch closer to the inevitable appointment of Louis Vuitton‘s new Creative Director, we wanted to take one more nostalgic look back at the past sixteen years of this fashion powerhouse. One more

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The Balenciaga – Nicolas Ghesquière divorce: Now what?

The Balenciaga – Nicolas Ghesquière divorce: Now what?

Heidy Suwidji November 11, 2012 Comments Off

There is a reason we do not hear of Creative Director shifts very often in the world of high fashion. Unless there has been an extraordinary occurrence (Raf Simmons appointed by Dior earlier this

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Louis Vuitton Marc Jacobs: A retrospective exhibition about the business of fashion

Louis Vuitton Marc Jacobs: A retrospective exhibition about the business of fashion

Heidy Suwidji July 23, 2012 1

I have had my mind set on visiting the Louis Vuitton – Marc Jacobs exhibition, currently showing at Paris’ Les Arts Décoratifs – Mode et textile, since it opened its doors in March earlier

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A Rebuttal: Is Instagram Killing The Luxury Dream?

A Rebuttal: Is Instagram Killing The Luxury Dream?

Heidy Suwidji June 1, 2012 1

Earlier this week, we came across an article which questioned the impact that Instagram has and, given its growing popularity, is likely to continue to have on the luxury industry. Franck Jehanne of Kalory

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LFW: Burberry Prosurm gives us a beautiful Spring/Summer 2012 collection. We think.

LFW: Burberry Prosurm gives us a beautiful Spring/Summer 2012 collection. We think.

Heidy Suwidji September 21, 2011 1

Staying true to their status as British fashion royalty, Burberry Prosurm celebrated Christopher Bailey’s 10th year (11 Spring/Summer collections!) at the fashion house in a large glass cage, centrally located in London’s iconic Hyde

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LFW: Matthew Williamson Spring/Summer 2012 impresses with his luxe boho lady

LFW: Matthew Williamson Spring/Summer 2012 impresses with his luxe boho lady

Heidy Suwidji September 20, 2011 Comments Off

Fresh from starring in Laduree’s debut designer collaboration, Matthew Williamson continued to impress us with his Spring Summer 2012 collection that graced the halls of the Tate Modern this past Sunday during London Fashion

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LFW: Michael van der Ham Spring/Summer 2012 is disjointed but we kind of love it

LFW: Michael van der Ham Spring/Summer 2012 is disjointed but we kind of love it

Heidy Suwidji September 20, 2011 Comments Off

This Spring/Summer season, Michael van der Ham introduces us to the love child of a Chelsea mum and a SoHo dad (read: prim and proper vs. grungy and hip British suburbs.) This most recent

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The Italian power houses go public: Prada stays safe and Ferragamo quietly triumphs

The Italian power houses go public: Prada stays safe and Ferragamo quietly triumphs

Heidy Suwidji July 6, 2011 Comments Off

Over the last fortnight, two of the Italian fashion industry’s brightest stars made their debut on a public stock exchange. Prada SpA floated 16.5% of their equity on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange and

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Oriental Express: Why is Prada and the luxury industry looking to the East?

Oriental Express: Why is Prada and the luxury industry looking to the East?

Heidy Suwidji June 23, 2011 2

On June 24th 2011, Italian fashion house Prada will make its debut on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange (HKEx). This comes a decade after the fashion house first attempted an initial public offering (IPO),

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