Eaudemoiselle and Dance with Givenchy will both become available this spring. While both fragrances seem to be targeted at younger women, the advertising and packaging makes reference to the brand’s history. Founder Hubert de Givenchy’s muse Audrey Hepburn was a ballet dancer, and Eaudemoiselle is meant to embody his aristocratic identity. It is a popular [...]
Star photographer Bruce Weber’s short film Ain’t Nothin’ Like The Real Thing kicked off Yves Saint Laurent‘s men’s wear show in Paris January 22. Weber is perhaps best known for his ad campaigns and catalogues for Abercrombie & Fitch, which feature semi-nude hotties. The black-and-white movie premiered on YouTube and Facebook simultaneously with the launch [...]
This year, to celebrate the release of the CuvÃ©e Belle Epoque 2002, Perrier-JouÃ«t embarked on a creative collaboration with Japanese art photographer Makiko Takehara. She has interpreted 20 legendary Perrier-JouÃ«t vintages, from the oldest in Champagne, the PJ 1825, to the first of the new millennium. Makiko Takeharaâ€™s compositions provide a singularly artistic perspective of [...]
Fashion designer Diane von Furstenberg is planning on launching her own home collection next year. Partnering up with home furnishings company Springs, the fashion brand will release bedding as well as table wear and bath accessories in January 2011. The announcement marks the first freestanding home range for the designer and will be carried by [...]
Chinese tourists to France increased their spending massively on tax-free luxury goods last year despite the economic crisis, overtaking cash-strapped Russians. The Chinese bought tax-free goods worth 158 million euros (222.5 million dollars) in France in 2009. That was an increase of 47 percent from the level the previous year, according to Global Refund, a [...]
Specially designed and crafted to compliment the SLS AMG, the Santoni driving shoes are certified by the Federation Internationale de l’Automobile. Currently available in classic black, these shoes will soon be available in a variety of colors to match your luxurious car.