The advertising authority in the UK has censored Keira Knightly’s Chanel Coco Mademoiselle advert after it appeared next to children’s film “Ice Age 2.”
French luxury house Chanel is set to start work on extending the famous Rue Cambon store for a 2016 opening.
Women in Paris can finally wear trousers without fear of criminal prosecution after the government said a more than 200-year-old ban no longer had any legal effect. Najat Vallaud-Belkacem, France’s minister of women’s rights, said in a statement that the ban, imposed on November 17, 1800, was incompatible with modern French values and laws. The … Continued
Drop in to pay your respects by helicopter or enjoy some pasta after your loved one has passed on at some of Indonesia’s luxury cemeteries.
Young Scottish design talent Christopher Kane has seen French luxury holding PPR invest in his label. A new store and second line are expected for 2014.
Swatch Group, the world’s leading watchmaker, said on Monday it would acquire US jeweller and watchmaker Harry Winston for up to $1.0 billion.
Danish high-end hi-fi maker Bang & Olufsen reported on Wednesday a 47% plunge in its second-quarter net profit and announced the closure of 125 stores.
Selfridges are set to launch a silent shopping area early next year to take the stress out of the January sales shopping experience.
This year Bulgari (at 57th Street) wrapped its corner building with a huge illuminated snake in honor of its Serpenti jewelry collection.
Chinese shoe brand Stella Luna has opened its first European store on the famous Boulevard Saint-Germain in the French capital.
Online fashion retailer Net-A-Porter will launch a print magazine within the next twelve months, according to the company’s CEO Mark Sebba.
Europe’s love of snakeskin fashion items could threaten the very survival of pythons, according to a report published Tuesday.
Hermès is adding its own touch of luxury to the annual “Heart” stamp collection issued by France’s postal services, La Poste.
Despite launching the all-new Aventador Roadster, Lamborghini CEO doesn’t expect an increase in the global demand for ultraluxury sports cars in 2013.
The European Commission said Friday it had no intention for the moment to ban or impose limits on perfumes or cosmetics found to cause an allergic reaction.
Luxury-goods giant LVMH Moët Hennessy Louis Vuitton has opened a managerial training center in Singapore, its first outside of Europe.
After more than 20 years in Milan’s Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II shopping plaza, McDonald’s is being pushed out of its location by Prada.
Currently the web’s largest store, online retailer Amazon could be on course to become the latest destination to shop luxury fashion.
Famous Parisian department store Printemps is to open a new branch in Marseille as well as a store in the Louvre Museum’s Carrousel du Louvre shopping mall.
A string of corruption scandals that pushed Beijing to crack down on bling and promote a “frugal working style” could spell bad news for the the luxe industry.