Skip Nav
Street Style
Say Sayonara to These Fashion Items, Because They Didn't Make the Cut For 2017
Troian Bellisario
Pretty Little Liars' Troian Bellisario Wore the Wedding Gown Every Boho Bride Dreams About
Kate Middleton
60 Style Lessons Kate Middleton Taught Us That We'll Never Forget

Fashion in 60 Seconds News 2008-04-16 06:58:11

Fashion In 50 Seconds 04/16

LVMH and Burberry both announce double-digit increases in the first quarter. That is, 14 and 19 percent respectively. As for LVMH, the company sites the Richard Prince/Louis Vuitton collaboration, among other things, to have been particularly successful. Too bad LVMH can't celebrate this growth in the face of a recession; their wine and spirits sector fell seven percent this quarter.


If it ever came down to it, Oscar de la Renta would be left to design every last wedding dress on this planet (would that lower divorce rates?). His Spring 09 fashion show, featuring wedding dresses he imagined for different destinations, to no surprise, wowed buyers. Bridal Fashion Week runs in April and October but Oscar de la Renta shows but once a year.


Santo Versace, head of the Versace design house with Donatella Versace, decided to run for Italy's parliament and, it has just been announced, has won. Er, been elected. When Versace was running for a seat in parliament, he was quoted as saying, “My father always predicted I would go into politics but when I had the chance to break into fashion with Gianni \ I gave up the idea”.


Buyers at the Los Angeles trade show, California Market Center, reported that teens are greatly influenced by celebrity endorsements (intentional or not). If so-and-so's wearing skull scarves or leopard print mini-skirts, apparently, so is your twelve-year-old. This is not news so much as a reaffirmation that we should all move to Paris as soon as possible.

Around The Web
Join The Conversation
Fashion in 50 Seconds 8/18/10 Love's New Cover Girls, New Accessories Bazaar to Display Spring 2011 Collections
Fashion in 50 Seconds 8/13/10 Mad Men Auction, Why Paris and Zac Posen Are Meant to Be
Fashion in 50 Seconds 8/10/10 The Latest Twenty8Twelve Collection Is On Film, Is 2010 the Year of Tommy Hilfiger?
Fashion in 50 Seconds 08/09/10 Hermés's New Coloring Book, Versace's New Phone
Fashion in 50 Seconds 08/05/10 British Fashion Council Announces MA Scholarship, Henry Holland For Roxy
Fashion in 50 Seconds 08/04/10 Esteban Cortazar is Back, Coco Rocha Blogs Her Honeymoon
Fashion in 50 Seconds 08/03/10 Rosie Huntington-Whitely For Love, Altuzarra Live at SHOWstudio

POPSUGAR, the #1 independent media and technology company for women. Where more than 75 million women go for original, inspirational content that feeds their passions and interests.

From Our Partners
Latest Fashion
All the Latest From Ryan Reynolds