Luxury fashion must find the right balance between exclusivity and availability to keep consumers motivated by designer and brand satisfied that their designer handbag has a strong luxury pedigree.

Affordable Luxury Brands Help Investors Fashion Profits

Luxury fashion commands media attention and generates headlines. And that’s where it stays for most consumers. They simply can’t afford the gown Lupita Nyong’o wore to the 2015 Oscars. The price tag for this Calvin Klein design was $140,000. Famous people wear one-of-kind couture creations. Regular people buy products created by designers like Tory Burch, […]

Smartwatches are strong competitors in the luxury timepiece market.

Luxury Smartwatches Fit Active Lifestyles

Apple is not a technology company; it’s a luxury lifestyle company. The transformation was manifested in 2013 when Angela Ahrendts was hired to head Apple’s retail and e-commerce departments. Prior to Apple, Ahrendts was CEO of Burberry, the world-renowned British high-end manufacturer of lifestyle items and fashion. Investors with a global perspective have identified luxury […]

From the Sidewalk to the Catwalk: Jean Paul Gaultier at the Brooklyn Museum

Jean Paul Gaultier is a legendary French haute couture designer, iconic for his signature silhouettes and use of unconventional models in fashion campaigns. His love of bending gender norms, in particular, is something that garnered him a reputation as a rebel within the fashion industry, but Gaultier’s talent and eye for design have also elevated […]

New York Fashion Week Highlights, Courtesy of Fashionista

Not everyone is lucky enough to acquire an all-access pass to the most coveted seats at runway shows during Fashion Week. Happily, the team at Fashionista.com was able to report on their findings from inside the tents, and have revealed their Top 10 Trends from New York Fashion Week. Here are some of the highlights: […]