Adidas Takes Thom Browne Back to Court
Adidas is taking American luxury designer Thom Browne back to court, even after losing a trademark infringement case against him earlier this year. In January, Browne won the case, which found him not liable for damages for selling garments with four stripes. However, adidas is now seeking to disclose four additional emails that arrived after the initial trial concluded. These emails allegedly contain information about Browne’s employees advising him about potential confusion with adidas. A hearing is set for December 21, where Judge Jed Rakoff of the Southern District of New York will preside over the matter.
Pre-Fall 2024 Collections Make Their Debuts
The fashion world has been buzzing with the release of Pre-Fall 2024 collections from various luxury fashion houses and contemporary labels. While Spring/Summer and Fall/Winter collections are typically the main focus, the attention on pre-season collections has been growing in recent years. Brands like Louis Vuitton and MM6 Maison Margiela have been unveiling their Pre-Fall 2024 collections, showcasing their unique designs and setting the tone for the upcoming year.
Ye Reveals ‘Vultures’ YEEZY Merch
Kanye West has unveiled new YEEZY merch to accompany his forthcoming album, “Vultures.” The collection includes long and short-sleeve cotton t-shirts, the Pods Sock Shoe, and accessories like a “Passprt.” The designs have a pre-loved feel, with wear and tear-inspired details. The prices range from $40 USD to $200 USD, and the release date is yet to be announced. Fans are eagerly anticipating both the album and the accompanying merchandise.
Kid Cudi Receives an Honorary Fashion Master’s Degree
Rapper and fashion design scholar Kid Cudi, also known as Scott Mescudi, recently received an honorary master’s degree in fashion from the Instituto Marangoni Miami. Cudi expressed his joy and gratitude, sharing that he felt complete and accomplished in this moment. He also mentioned that his mother was present, making the occasion even more special for him. Cudi is the founder of the fashion brand Members of the Rage, which debuted during Paris Fashion Week FW23. He is also collaborating with NIGO on a brand called WZRD CWBY.
A$AP Rocky and Kendall Jenner in Bottega Veneta’s Pre-Spring 2024 Campaign
Milan-based luxury brand Bottega Veneta has enlisted rapper A$AP Rocky and model Kendall Jenner for its Pre-Spring 2024 campaign. The campaign captures the duo engaging in everyday activities such as going on a run, grocery shopping, and walking the dog. The images have a paparazzi-style aesthetic, capturing candid moments of the stars. The campaign showcases the brand’s ability to blend the mundane with high fashion, creating a visually captivating series of photographs.
Overall, the fashion industry has had a dynamic week, filled with legal battles, collection debuts, and notable collaborations. These stories highlight the ongoing developments and trends within the industry, keeping fashion enthusiasts informed and up to date.
Original Story at hypebeast.com – 2023-12-15 20:44:18