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The life and career of Bernard Arnault, the luxury goods mogul who owns brands like Louis Vuitton - and whose wealth is surpassed only by Jeff Bezos and Elon Musk

Bernard Arnault is the chairman and CEO of LVMH, the world's largest maker of luxury goods. ERIC PIERMONT/AFP via Getty Images Bernard Arnault briefly surpassed Elon Musk as the world's second-richest person this week. Arnault controls the massive luxury conglomerate LVMH Moët Hennessy - Louis Vuitton. Four of Arnault's children work at LVMH brands, including Louis Vuitton, Berluti, and TAG Heuer. See more stories on Insider's business page. When it comes to the world of l...
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Susie Cave: ‘My imagination can get a little bit scary’

Susie Cave’s darkly romantic creations have made her label, the Vampire’s Wife, a cult favourite – with Vogue naming one design ‘the dress of the decade’. Here, she talks about family tragedy, life with Nick Cave and why she is motivated by beautySusie Cave’s Brighton kitchen is painted a very specific bruised-peach pink and the reflected colour on her skin makes it look as though she’s carved from soap. Until she married musician Nick Cave, she was Susie Bick, the 90s model discovered by photog...
Tags: Fashion, Music, Japan, New York, Women, Life and style, Culture, Vogue, Brighton, Elvis, Christian Dior, NICK, Nick Cave, Robert Altman, Arthur, Bella Freud

Dior Premiere of Perfume Documentary Included Odorama Cards

“Nose” is a new documentary about Christian Dior’s chief perfumer, François Demachy, directed by Clément Beauvais and Arthur de Kersauson. For the virtual premiere on Feb. 16, guests received a bottle of Champagne, Miss Dior perfume as well as Odorama cards so they could smell along as Demachy travels to Indonesian patchouli plantations and Italian […]
Tags: Lifestyle, Dior, Christian Dior, Nose, Our Town, Francois Demachy, Odorama, Clément Beauvais, Arthur de Kersauson, Demachy

Louis Vuitton owner LVMH will temporarily close Rihanna's luxury fashion venture Fenty

Vittorio Zunino Celotto/Getty Images for Sephora loves Fenty Beauty by Rihanna LVMH and Rihanna suspended collaboration on the Fenty luxury fashion venture two years after its launch, WWD reported.  LVMH and Rihanna will concentrate on long-term Fenty brand development, Reuters and WWD reported. Visit the Business section of Insider for more stories. LVMH, the owner of luxury brands Louis Vuitton and Christian Dior, has suspended collaboration with R&B singer Rihanna on her Fenty ready-to...
Tags: Europe, Rihanna, Trends, Goldman Sachs, Christian Dior, Lvmh, Sephora, Reuters, Louis Vuitton, Catterton, Fenty, WWD, Christian Lacroix, Kylie Cosmetics, Vittorio Zunino Celotto Getty, Fenty Beauty

German sandal-maker Birkenstock in €4bn takeover battle

Private equity groups signal interest as brands mixing comfort, heritage and durability soar during Covid pandemicGerman sandal maker Birkenstock is at the centre of a €4bn (£3.5bn) takeover battle as the trend for casual footwear steps up during the pandemic.Private equity firm CVC Capital Partners, the owner of dozens of companies from motorway services firm Moto to luxury watchmaker Breitling, is vying to buy a majority stake in Birkenstock with L Catterton, a private equity firm part-owned b...
Tags: Europe, Business, Fashion, Germany, Life and style, Fashion industry, Private Equity, Mergers and Acquisitions, Christian Dior, Moto, Louis Vuitton, CVC Capital Partners, Catterton, LVMH L Catterton

New Serge Lutens Fragrance: La Dompteuse Encagée

Serge Lutens is seen in the world of perfumery as an extraordinary designer, a true artist. This image is founded on his early career working for the most prestigious fashion magazines before being commissioned by Christian Dior to create their makeup line. He then became Artistic Director for the cosmetics group Shiseido, developing their international image. In 1992, he launched the perfume Fé... Read full article: New Serge Lutens Fragrance: La Dompteuse Encagée from Fragrantica Perfumes and...
Tags: Fashion, Christian Dior, Shiseido, Serge Lutens

Meet 'Bling Empire's' haute couture collector, who's bringing wealthy Asian American Angelenos to Netflix

Christine Chiu. Courtesy of Christine Chiu Christine Chiu is a producer, philanthropist, collector of haute couture, and cofounder of Beverly Hills Plastic Surgery, with her husband, Dr. Gabriel Chiu. Chiu typically attends at least 30 fashion shows a year, and tries to buy something from each (haute couture can cost over $100,000). Her lifestyle will be on display in her Netflix show, "Bling Empire," which chronicles the lives of wealthy Asian Americans in LA. Visit Business Insider's hom...
Tags: Amazon, Hong Kong, France, La, US, Los Angeles, Trends, Taiwan, Netflix, United States, Paris, Burberry, Patagonia, Jeff Bezos, Black Lives Matter, Christian Dior

Inside the world of a haute couture collector who has bought dresses that cost more than the average US home

Christine Chiu. Courtesy of Christine Chiu Christine Chiu is a producer, philanthropist, and collector of haute couture. She is also the cofounder of Beverly Hills Plastic Surgery, the practice she opened in 2006 with her husband, Dr. Gabriel Chiu. Chiu typically attends at least 30 fashion shows a year, and tries to buy something from each. Haute couture can cost over $100,000, and Chiu says her most expensive piece is worth more than the average US home. She is also a philanthropist and ...
Tags: Amazon, Hong Kong, France, US, Los Angeles, Trends, Taiwan, Netflix, United States, Paris, Burberry, Prince Charles, Patagonia, Jeff Bezos, Black Lives Matter, Christian Dior

Dior Miss Dior Blooming Bouquet - Bobby Limited Edition

Dior recreates the iconic dog-shaped Bobby perfume bottle, tagged "J’appartiens à Miss Dior" ("I belong to Miss Dior"), in the new limited edition of the Miss Dior Blooming Bouquet fragrance, launching in January and February 2021. The bottle was originally presented in 1952 during the Christmas holidays for the Miss Dior fragrance, inspired by and dedicated to Christian Dior's favorite dog... Read full article: Dior Miss Dior Blooming Bouquet - Bobby Limited Edition from Fragrantica Perfumes ...
Tags: Fashion, Christian Dior, Bobby, Miss Dior

Is this the end for Johnny Depp? Christian Dior is still paying the embattled actor millions, but insiders say it will take a miracle, or a new Tim Burton movie, for him to work in Hollywood again.

Johnny Depp leaving the High Court in London in February. Reuters In November Johnny Depp lost his libel case against a British tabloid that had labeled him a "wife beater" in an article about his ex-wife Amber Heard. Christian Dior has kept Depp as the face of its men's fragrance but is not airing ads in conservative markets, a perfume insider said. In May, Depp is set to go to trial again in a defamation case against Heard over an op-ed she wrote for The Washington Post suggesting Depp a...
Tags: New York, Hollywood, London, Instagram, Washington Post, La, Virginia, Tim Burton, Disney, US, America, Los Angeles, Trends, High Court, Netflix, Idaho

LVMH Chairman Bernard Arnault is worth $113 billion. Here are 17 of his luxury conglomerate's iconic brands.

LVMH Chairman and CEO Bernard Arnault announces the group's 2019 results. Reuters LVMH is the world's largest luxury goods conglomerate and is best known for owning brands such as Louis Vuitton and Givenchy.  The conglomerate is also acquiring jeweler Tiffany & Co. for $15.8 billion, marking the luxury sector's most expensive deal in history. The deal is set to close early next year.  LVMH's portfolio already includes 75 different brands that range from wines and spirits to leather goo...
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SoulCycle's CEO was pushed out of the company in 2019 after expensing $5,100 worth of Christian Dior bags, former employees said

Hello everyone! Welcome to this weekly roundup of Business Insider stories from co-Editor in Chief Matt Turner. Subscribe here to get this newsletter in your inbox every Sunday.Read on for the inside track on an executive exodus and culture war at SoulCycle, the truth about gummy vitamins, and a wild scandal at VW, the world's largest car manufacturer. SoulCycle; Noam Galai/Getty Images; Samantha Lee/Business Insider Hello!The Trump administration's $1.8 trillion stimulus offer is receiv...
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Sarbacane, maker of Mailify, raises $27M for marketing tools

Marketing technology — and specifically tools that help companies leverage the internet to connect with customers in a way that is compliant with a new wave of data protection and privacy policies — continues to see a lot of traction with businesses and investors. In the latest development, Sarbacane, the French company that makes the Mailify SaaS-based email and text marketing platform, along with other other martech software, has raised $27 million, funding that it plans to use to continue bui...
Tags: Startups, TC, Europe, Advertising Tech, France, US, Tech, Netherlands, SaaS, Warner Music, Christian Dior, Mailchimp, Mollie, IDI, Sarbacane, Mathieu Tarnus

House of Glass ~ Hadley Freeman

Well I’ve had a wonderful August sabbatical with lots of reading, and I hope you have too, but it’s time we returned to talking about good books and today’s the day. 'If you don't know the past, you can't understand the present and plan properly for the future...' Chaim Potok ( Davita's Harp)   It is years since I read Chaim Potok, but how well I remember My Name is Asher Lev, so I felt at least a mild connection with this quote from Hadley Freeman in her family memoir House of Glass. I...
Tags: Books, France, America, Ajax, David, Britain, House, Paris, 2020, Poland, Jesus, Saturn, Alex, Christian Dior, Picasso, Lyons

Cindy Crawford lists Beverly Hills home for $16M

Kurt Rappaport of Westside Estate Agency is the listing agent representing the property.
Tags: Listings, Lifestyle, Radio, Beverly Hills, Agent, Calvin Klein, George Clooney, Los Angeles Times, Christian Dior, Cindy Crawford, Onerepublic, Kaia Gerber, Ryan Tedder, Select, Kurt Rappaport, Westside Estate Agency

China: Supreme People's Court Ruling On J'Adore 3D Mark Selected As Guiding Case - CCPIT Patent & Trademark Law Office

Christian Dior supplemented the drawing with 3D views during the review procedure, and claimed that the trade mark contained the word "J'adore" and should be considered sufficiently distinctive
Tags: News, China, Christian Dior, Supreme People s Court, Trademark Law Office

Brand Moves for Thursday July 9

Nineteen weeks ago, when the gravity of the situation became clear, we started daily reporting on how brands were dealing with the COVID-19 crisis. What’s now becoming clear is that the current climate is one of near-perpetual disruption. So we made the decision to keep on telling the stories of inspiring brand leadership and strategy amid the latest crises in an anxious world. Our goal remains the same: to provide an up-to-the-minute source of information, inspiration and insight on brand move...
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Christian Dior displays new haute couture fashions via mannequins, film

French couture house Christian Dior upended its traditional catwalk show on Monday, presenting its intricate designs on miniature mannequins in a twist brought on by the coronavirus pandemic. Brands are having to unveil their collections online and through film as part of Haute Couture week in Paris, a showcase of high-end craftsmanship and one-of-a-kind outfits,...
Tags: Fashion, Paris, Christian Dior

Eye Prefer Paris 15th Anniversary Prize Winners

First, I would like to thank you for your kind and generous comments and emails about the 15th Anniversary of Eye Prefer Paris last week, and I especially want to thank those who took the time to take the quiz and for their answers.   Below are the correct answers to the quiz, highlighted in red.   2006 What department store had an exhibit of dolls that Christian Dior, John Galliano, Kenzo, Christian Lacroix, Valentino, and Versace designed costumes for? A. Le Bon Marche B. Gal...
Tags: Travel, France, Los Angeles, Paris, Italy, Eiffel Tower, Monaco, Bill, Contests, Taylor, Meredith, Lyon, Gardens, Christian Dior, Jessica Simpson, Monet

15th Anniversary of Eye Prefer Paris

On June 26, 2006 I launched Eye Prefer Paris, and last Friday was the 15th anniversary. Here’s the first post I wrote.   About This blog This blog is about how a native New Yorker dreamed of moving to Paris …… and what he discovered once he got there. Come live this Paris dream vicariously through the eyes(and ears) of Richard Nahem. He writes his blog from his 18th century apartment overlooking tree-lined Place St. Paul in the fashionable Marais district of Paris. I had no idea wha...
Tags: Travel, France, Events, Paris, Italy, Eiffel Tower, Bill, Contests, Taylor, Meredith, Lyon, Gardens, Christian Dior, Jessica Simpson, Monet, Emilia Romagna

Vespa and Christian Dior Team Up for a Special Vespa 946

A Scooter and Accessories Vespa and Christian Dior were founded in the same year. The two brands have become exceptionally important in their respective industries, and now they collaborated on the Vespa 946 Christian Dior scooter.  The Vespa 946 features a monohull construction with graphic lines that pay tribute to both brands’ rich histories. The Vespa 946 was first presented in 2012 in Milan. It’s very clearly a Vespa utilizing many of the classic design elements of the company, but it also...
Tags: Milan, Motorcycles, Scooters, Italy, Christian Dior, Vespa, Maria Grazia Chiuri, Motorcycle News, Piaggio Group, Motoplex, Christian Dior Team

Coronavirus: Brand Moves for Wednesday May 27

A just-released survey from Adobe Advertising Cloud has revealed that a significant proportion of the American population is still buying luxury goods and still, surprisingly enough, wants to see luxury advertising. What’s more, that group is Gen Z, the under-25 consumers who statistically lack the job security and affluence that many older buyers enjoy. Adobe conducted its survey earlier this month, interviewing over a thousand shoppers to learn their feelings about brand advertising during th...
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Louis Vuitton converting perfume production lines to hand sanitizer manufacturing

French conglomerate LVMH -- owner of Louis Vuitton, Givenchy, and Christian Dior, and other luxury brands -- is converting its perfume production lines to crank out hand sanitizer. And no, they won't be selling high ticket hand sanitizer bottles in their boutiques. "These gels will be delivered free of charge to the health authorities," the company announced. "LVMH will continue to honour this commitment for as long as necessary, in connection with the French health authorities." (BBC) ...
Tags: Post, Fashion, News, Bbc, Luxury, Manufacturing, Christian Dior, Lvmh, Louis Vuitton, Hand Sanitizer, Louis Vuitton Givenchy, Coronavirus

NYC: products and promotions in commerce must be sensitive to protected groups

The New York City Commission on Human Rights, which not long ago declared an employer or landlord’s use of the term “illegal alien” to be a form of illegal discrimination punishable by a fine of up to $250,000, is now negotiating with companies to obtain legal remedies over promotions and product designs it deems insensitive to protected groups. Among its targets have been fashion lines Prada, Gucci, and Christian Dior, over displays and designs charged with having referenced blackface or “perpe...
Tags: New York, Milan, Law, NYC, Uncategorized, Advertising, United States, New York Times, Vanessa Friedman, Prada, Christian Dior, Prada Gucci, Discrimination Law, Robby Soave Reason, New York City Commission

Dior Launches Dior Addict Halo Shine Lipstick & Stellar Gloss for Spring/Summer 2020

Release Date + About the Launch Created by Peter Philips, Creative and Image Director for Christian Dior Makeup, DIOR ADDICT STELLAR HALO SHINE lipstick is adorned with a sparkling star, like the one that Christian Dior found in 1947 and kept with him at all times. New DIOR ADDICT STELLAR GLOSS was created to boost the shine of DIOR ADDICT STELLAR HALO SHINE. “By matching her lipstick shade with one or s...
Tags: Beauty, Dior, Christian Dior, Christine, Peter Philips Creative, Spring 2020, Year: 2020 Launches, Summer 2020, Christian Dior Makeup DIOR ADDICT, Launch Dior Addict Halo Shine Lipstick, Orange red Superstar

La Colle Noire by Christian Dior

Perfume PosseLa Colle Noire by Christian Dior Hiya Posse. La Colle Noire is one of the Christian Dior privé line. Although I wish they’d stop bringing out so many fragrances, it’s getting ridiculous. I do like that they are now aiming at a larger cross section of… Continue Reading → Perfume PosseLa Colle Noire by Christian Dio
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Eau de Patou: Jean Patou Without High Heels

Citrus colognes: The historical roots of perfumery and aromatherapy. The prosperity framework for Guerlain in the 19th century and for Christian Dior in the 20th century. Almost every major perfume brand — mass-market, luxury, or niche — in its development sooner or later comes to the idea to create its own citrus cologne. Each of them carries the characteristic DNA of the brand and the h... Read full article: Eau de Patou: Jean Patou Without High Heels from Fragrantica Perfumes and Colognes M...
Tags: Fashion, Christian Dior, Fragrantica Perfumes, Eau de Patou

Freddy, set, go!

The good-looking actor Freddy Daruwala tells SANDEEP HATTANGADI that it’s never about overdressing but all about casual flair How would you define fashion? What does it mean to you? Fashion means individualistic style that a person carries with a casual flair and without overdressing. It should be natural and not overdressing or playing to the gallery. True style comes from within you, and not from any particular trend in clothing or accessories. Article By Sandeep Hattangadi | The Free Press...
Tags: Fashion, Life, US, Honda, Mumbai, Christian Dior, Freddy, Surat, Freddy Daruwala, SANDEEP HATTANGADI

DIOR Launches A New J’adore Movie and J’adore Bath Line

J'adore by the house of Christian Dior now offers a complete bath ritual that celebrates the accords of its legendary floral bouquet, which was created by perfumer Calice Becker and first released in 1999. Embodied by the ever so radiant Charlize Theron, the J’adore woman is a queen, and her fragrance, a jewel. She herself, noble and glistening, summons up a fertile imaginary world, rich i... Read full article: DIOR Launches A New J’adore Movie and J’adore Bath Line from Fragrantica Perfumes an...
Tags: Fashion, Christian Dior, Charlize Theron, Calice Becker

Leather Oud by DIOR

Perfume PosseLeather Oud by DIOR Hey, Hey Posse! I’m going back through my collection a bit lately to wear things that have sat unworn and unremembered for a while. One of the major problems in having such a large collection of bottles is that once… Continue Reading → Perfume PosseLeather Oud by DIOR
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