No phones please: Rihanna stages fashion show for exclusive Amazon release

NEW YORK/PARIS (Reuters) – Luxury brands and retailers are increasingly collaborating with celebrities, including style bloggers and Instagram stars, to help design collections and jazz up their wares. FILE PHOTO: Cast member Rihanna poses for pictures on the red carpet … Continue reading No phones please: Rihanna stages fashion show for exclusive Amazon release

Giambattista Valli skips the runway for floral fashion foray

PARIS (Reuters) – Known for his ultra-feminine, silhouette-driven gowns, couturier Giambattista Valli shook up Haute Couture fashion week in Paris on Monday with a botanic-inspired collection displayed not on models, but on mannequins. Designer Giambattista Valli poses next to creations … Continue reading Giambattista Valli skips the runway for floral fashion foray

Sotheby’s must face Russian billionaire’s lawsuit over art fraud – U.S. judge

NEW YORK (Reuters) – A federal judge in New York rejected Sotheby’s bid to dismiss a $380 million lawsuit where Russian billionaire Dmitry Rybolovlev accused the auction house of helping his longtime art dealer’s scheme to overcharge him on dozens … Continue reading Sotheby’s must face Russian billionaire’s lawsuit over art fraud – U.S. judge