Louis Vuitton hadn't even taken action against a satirical toy before its maker slapped down a lawsuit. MGA Entertainment, a California-based toy company filed a preemptive lawsuit against the LVMH-o

London - As 2018 begins, trend followers and style conscious consumers are already looking ahead to the key themes and trends that are set to influence their wardrobes, lifestyle, and interiors. Howe

Alain Chevalier, one of the founders of French luxury giant LVMH, passed away at his home in Megève, France, on Thursday, aged 87. The news was reported by French newspaper le Figaro. A state

As Paris men's fashion week comes to an end Sunday we look at four things we learned from a packed and at times emotional six days: Men don't have to be men The pressure is off, boys. Dress lik

Karl Lagerfeld created a spectacular mid-winter wood for his Paris catwalk Tuesday, but immediately fell foul of environmental activists who accused him of felling century-old trees for the show.

Karl Lagerfeld built a huge waterfall and flooded the vast Grand Palais for his spectacular Chanel show Tuesday, the final day of Paris Fashion Week. The veteran designer sent out an army of "water n

London - Chanel has topped a luxury brands report based on social mentions and intensity of consumer sentiment, with the French fashion house coming up most frequently from 80 countries and 700 milli

Christine Centenera, stylist and Vogue Autralia's fashion director, has an impressive new side gig. The fashion creative has been tapped by Louis Vuitton's new menswear artistic director Virgil Abloh

Does Gucci have the potential to become bigger than Louis Vuitton? Judging by its latest sales figures, which surpassed the six billion mark, LVMH may not hold the crown for long. No wonder Fran&cced

Fashion's designer of the moment Virgil Abloh channelled James Dean and the graffiti legend Dondi White at his Off-White Paris show Wednesday. The American creator's hype machine has pretty much hij

Virgil Abloh, the founder of cult streetwear label Off-White, has been appointed the new artistic director of Louis Vuitton menswear, succeeding Kim Jones. The hire has made waves within the fashion

Louis Vuitton has announced the appointment of Francesca Amfitheatrof as the new Artistic Director, watches and jewellery for Louis Vuitton. The company said in a statement, in addition to creating j

Steve Jobs may have been a tech genius, but he clearly didn't care much for fashion. Facebook boss Mark Zuckerberg has followed in his footsteps, sporting a plain grey T-shirt every day for years

Men seeking inspiration from the Paris menswear shows in full swing are apt to find themselves looking at geometrical clothes with a sporty bent -- or, in one case, outfits proudly displaying their m

Counterfeiting is much more than the fake Louis Vuitton and Gucci bags we see on market corners during summer holidays. The Global Brand Counterfeiting Report 2018 estimates that the losses suffered

Italian luxury fashion house Gucci under the Kering umbrella said on Thursday that it targets to surpass a sales figure of 10 billion euros (11.8 billion dollars) in annual sales and replace LVMH&rsq

Gucci is looking for ways to efficiently and sustainably cope with increasing Chinese consumers’ demands. Following into the steps of other luxury fashion powerhouses like Burberry and Louis Vu

Hollywood's top stars oozed glamour on Sunday as they hit the Oscars red carpet under sunny skies in plenty of bling -- and with oodles of attitude. Here are a few key looks and trends from the A-li

Fashion collaborations have become a mainstay in gauging consumer interest, and love or hate them, they appear to not be going out of style any time soon. What began with high-low collaborations, a w

Every fashion brand with the desire to distribute its products in China needs to adapt its strategy in order to suit the Chinese market specificities. One of the most important things to keep in min

International bank HSBC forecasts growth in the luxury sector to slow down from 9 percent in 2018 to 6 percent in 2019. But that isn't necessarily bad news. In a report titled Expecting the Unexpecte

Louis Vuitton creative director Nicolas Ghesquière showed his Cruise collection 2017 in Rio de Janeiro, Brasil. The show took place on Saturday May 28 in the Museum of Contemporary art (MAC) o

London - Louis Vuitton's Nicolas Ghesquière is continuing his architectural journey as the creative director presented the fashion house's Cruise 2019 collection at the Foundation Marght, loca

Investors and market analysts love to make alarming predictions about the future of companies they invest in; most of the time to soften the blow of a unavoidable loss. What is causing them to worry

Before women's fashion month starts, FashionUnited will be taking one last stroll down the 2018 memory lane to review the handbags that dominated last year. With accessories being the bread and butte

Rapper Kanye West and his friend and muse Virgil Abloh cried in each other's arms Thursday after the US designer made his Paris debut for Louis Vuitton. The pair embraced after Abloh -- who work

In this month's round of fashion industry executive comings and goings, Lorenz Baumer, the artistic director of jewelry at Louis Vuitton, has left his position to focus on his own eponymous brand. Wh

Louis Vuitton is headed to New York City for their 2020 cruise show. The news broke to the world when creative director Nicolas Ghesquière posted a video clip advertising the runway show on hi

Louis Vuitton has confirmed through an email to FashionUnited that Catherine Lacaze has been roped in as Director for jewellery and watches. According to WWD, she would be reporting to Anthony Ledru,

Louis Vuitton on Monday confirmed Virgil Abloh will take over as its new artistic director of menswear. Abloh, who is the founder of streetwear label Off-White, succeeds Kim Jones and is due to show