Fashion Ferragamo sales fall 60%in quarter most impacted by COVID crisis

FILE PHOTO: A pair of shoes of Italian luxury shoemaker Salvatore Ferragamo is displayed in the window of the company’s store in Zurich, Switzerland, April 25, 2019. REUTERS/Arnd WiegmannMILAN (Reuters) – Sales at Italian fashion group Salvatore Ferragamo (SFER.MI) fell by 60% in the second quarter, the hardest hit by the coronavirus crisis due to…

Fashion Ferragamo sales fall 60% in quarter most affected by COVID crisis

MILAN, July 28 (Reuters) – Sales at Italian fashion group Salvatore Ferragamo fell by 60% in the second quarter, the hardest hit by the coronavirus crisis due to global lockdown measures. The Florence-based leather goods brand reported on Tuesday sales of 377 million euros ($442 million) in the six months to June after a drop…

Fashion Bowie stylist Kansai Yamamoto passes away

Image copyright Kyodo/Reuters Image caption Yamamoto had been diagnosed with leukaemia and died on Tuesday, his family confirmed Japanese fashion designer Kansai Yamamoto, known for styling musician David Bowie, has died at the age of 76, his family said. Yamamoto designed some of Bowie’s most famous outfits including those of the singer’s alter ego Ziggy…

Fashion WornOnTV: The lovely style blog tracking all your favorite TELEVISION attire

Once a month at the very least, I get nostalgic for the 2011 dramedy, Hart of Dixie. The show is set in the small fictional town of Bluebell, Alabama, it has a stacked cast led by Rachel Bilson, and it crucially features one of the greatest wardrobes I’ve ever seen on television. Though I only…

Fashion Boohoo: Five things you might not understand about the style company

Image copyright Boohoo You might have bought some joggers from there, or seen your favourite Instagram star wearing one of their dresses, but how much do you really know about Boohoo?The online fashion firm has been a real winner during lockdown, with a massive increase in its sales by 45% to £368m in the three…

Fashion ‘I began a fashion business from two travel suitcases’

Image copyright Jeroen Van Loon Image caption In 2018 one of Joselyne Umutoniwase’s biggest dreams came true when she was invited to the Milan Fashion Week The BBC’s weekly The Boss series profiles different business leaders from around the world. This week we speak to Rwandan fashion designer Joselyne Umutoniwase.In 2010, Joselyne Umutoniwase took a…