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 […]