Giovanni Morelli Resigns from Stuart Weitzman as Company Cites “Inappropriate Behaviour”

Giovanni Morelli has left his post as creative director at Stuart Weitzman after just one year in the footwear company. Morelli, who joined the brand in May 2017, behaved inappropriately and violated company policies, parent Tapestry Inc. said on Monday. “While we greatly admire Giovanni’s creative talents, Tapestry is committed to an environment where every […]

The Story of … the Handbag

Karen de Perthuis, UNSW Under attack from a flock of killer crows, Tippi Hedren in Alfred Hitchcock’s 1963 thriller The Birds, pauses to collect her handbag. It’s an instinctive gesture that many women would recognise. For a mere “accessory”, the handbag does a lot. It’s been called a survival kit, an investment, a precious object. […]

Louis Vuitton Appoints Ex-Tiffany & Co. Design Director as Watches and Jewelry Director

Former Tiffany & Co. design director Francesca Amfitheatrof has joined Louis Vuitton as the artistic director of watches and jewelry, as the company looks to revitalise its jewellery line. Amfitheatrof, a London Central Saint Martins graduate, will be in charge of creating new jewelry collections, as well as overseeing all Louis Vuitton watch designs. “It […]

Supreme x Rimowa’s Collaboration Sold Out Online in Less Than A Minute

Supreme’s collection with luxury German luggage brand Rimowa has sold out in less than a minute. The collection features custom versions of Rimowa’s classic Topas Multiwheel carry-on with a large Supreme logo on the side, coming in two sizes (82L and 45L) and two colours (red and black). The luggage cases – which feature Rimowa’s […]

Rolls-Royce Launches New Bespoke Wraith Luminary Collection

Rolls-Royce has taken bespoke to a whole new level with its new Wraith Luminary Collection. In response to growing global demand for Rolls-Royce Collection Cars, the luxury automotive brand launched the limited collection with just a total of 55 Wraith vehicles. “Wraith Luminary is a stunning Collection Car,” said Torsten Müller-Ötvös, CEO at Rolls-Royce Motor […]

Emma Stone’s First Ad Campaign for Louis Vuitton Revealed

Emma Stone’s first campaign for Louis Vuitton has been released for Pre-Fall 2018. The ads, which are a part of the fashion house’s “Spirit of Travel” series, are Stone’s first participation in an ad campaign since she was named the brand’s ambassador in October. A source told Page Six that Stone was “initially reluctant” about […]

Sydney and Melbourne Among World’s Top Luxury Property Markets

Sydney and Melbourne are among the world’s top 15 fastest growing luxury home markets, a report has found. Knight Frank’s 2018 Wealth Report found that despite the easing price growth across Sydney, the prime market still managed to record double digit annual growth in 2017. According to the report’s Prime International Residential Index, Sydney recorded […]