At Dior and Saint Laurent, Shows of Strength

PARIS — Fashion’s giants truly flexed their muscles on Tuesday, with LVMH’s Dior and Kering’s Saint Laurent transforming the locations for their shows with jawdropping degrees of creativity — and a corporate largesse one can scarcely conceive of when every other index in the world is courting catastrophe. At Dior, Maria Grazia Chiuri commissioned artist …

How Fashion Can Start Talking About Pay

About two years ago, Rokt, an e-commerce technology company that helps brands like Wayfair and Lands’ End with their online transactions, started publicising its employees’ salaries in order to “force fairness and equity” into its pay structure. But, there was another reason: As is the case in most companies, the information was getting out anyway. …

Giorgio Armani brings plenty of sparkle to Milan Fashion with main line

Italian designer Giorgio Armani presented a light spring/summer collection with plenty of sparkle for his eponymous main line at Milan Fashion Week on Sunday. The 88-year-old fashion veteran opened the show, called “Fil d’Or” (golden thread), with lightly-coloured looks in sand and pale grey. Models wore elongated jackets and tapered loose trousers matched with golden …