Big-Name Designers Getting In On the Smartwatch Boom

The smartwatch market is booming, and high-end designers are starting to notice. While wearable fitness trackers like the Fitbit have had a tough year, smartwatches are faring much better—and the market isn’t just for tech companies like Apple. High-end retailers like Marc Jacobs, Kate Spade, Fossil, and now Tory Burch have entered the smartwatch market. […]

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, […]

Luxury Perfume Has The Sweet Smell Of Success

During the Belle Époque in France, from 1871 to 1914, it was common for a woman to create a distinctive look for a grand occasion such as a ball or opera debut. She would have a special gown made for the event. The finishing touch for such an important evening was a fragrance designed for […]

Jenna Lyons and Michael Kors Grace Time Top 100 List

Every year, Time releases a list of who it deems to be the 100 most influential people from around the world. Those who make the cut can be anything from artists to politicians, business gurus to fashion icons. This year, two fashion designers made the top 100 list: Jenna Lyons and Michael Kors. Lyons is […]