“The arrival of Raf Simons as Chief Creative Officer signifies a momentous new chapter for Calvin Klein,” said Steve Shiffman, CEO of Calvin Klein, Inc. “Not since Mr. Klein himself was at the company has it been led by one creative visionary, and I am confident that this decision will drive the Calvin Klein brand and have a significant impact on its future. Raf’s exceptional contributions have shaped and modernized fashion as we see it today and, under his direction, Calvin Klein will further solidify its position as a leading global lifestyle brand.”
“It is a great honour to be joining the house of Dior,” said Chiuri in a statement. “I measure the tremendous responsibility of
It’s official! H&M’s next designer collaboration will be with luxury Parisian fashion house Kenzo. “With this collaboration with H&M we want to think big, push the boundaries and bring the new energy of KENZO to everyone around the world,” says Carol Lim and Humberto Leon, Creative Directors at KENZO. The collection is set for launch in store and worldwide November 3.
It’s official. British luxury fashion brand Alexander McQueen has announced the appointment of Emmanuel Gintzburger as chief executive officer, replacing Jonathan Akeroyd. The Frenchman will begin his new role from May 9, and will use his experience of business development and expertise in retail and marketing to pursue the brand’s global expansion.