Demand for Gucci handbags proved more resilient than expected in the third quarter, helping to drive a strong revenue rise at parent Kering at a time of heightened investor nerves over luxury goods companies.
LVMH are being very, very nice to Celine and Hedi Slimane. The group just handed over the former Dior Homme boutique on high-traffic corner of Paris' rue François 1er and rue Marignan to Celine for a new store.
Marie Antoinette's dazzling diamonds and pearls, unseen in public for two centuries, went on show in London on Friday before going on sale next month in one of the most important royal jewellery auctions in history.
This week the Italian jeweler Bulgari revealed Úrsula Corberó as its latest brand ambassador. The Spanish actress fronts the luxury brand's new "Fiorever" collection, which blooms with flowers and diamonds.