Mexico Louis Vuitton questioned by Indian embroidery design armchair
The government of Mexico sent a letter to the mark French luxury Louis Vuitton where colorful questioned use Indigenous designs center of the country to develop an expensive lining armchair. "We have learned with surprise that collection Dolls by Raw Edges her signature, a chair (R98619 model) which reproduce appears elements forming part and...
9 Jul 2019
Video: Boyfriend's Shirt | Spring Summer 2019 Full Fashion Show | Exclusive
Boyfriend's Shirt (Colectivo Diseño Mexicano) launches collection for SS 2019 in Mexica Fashion Week.
22 Nov 2018
The fashion industry lends a hand to Mexico
Mexico - On Thursday, 19 September 1985, an earthquake measuring 8.1 on the Richter scale hit Mexico City, as well as 10 states of the Mexican Republic. This month, 32 years after that terrible day and again on 19 September, a 7.1-magnitude earthquake overturned the nation yet again. For a minute and twenty seconds, all of Mexico and the world...
28 Sep 2017
Sikh-American designer barred from flight over turban
A Sikh Indian-American actor and designer said Monday that he was barred from boarding an Aeromexico flight from Mexico City to New York because he refused to remove his turban. "This morning in Mexico City I was told I could not board my @aeromexico flight to NYC because of my turban," Waris Ahluwalia wrote in his Instagram account. The...
9 Feb 2016
Isabel Marant freed of plagiarism accusations
Following months of accusations and legal processions involving Isabel Marant an indigenous tribe from Santa Maria Tlahuitoltepec, Mexico and fashion house Antik Batik over theuse of a motif, a court in Paris has ruled in the French designer's favour. The ruling comes after the Mixe community in Mexico accused Marant of plagiarizing their...
8 Dec 2015
Amazon says 'Hola Mexico,' and launches new site
Amazon has launched its full retail and marketplace platform in Mexico, following the success of its local Kindle store which opened in 2013. The new site, Amazon.com.mx, is a Spanish-based platform that offers millions of 'unique items for customers in Mexico.' According to the US company, the new platform opened with more categories than any...
1 Jul 2015
Indigenous tribe accuses Isabel Marant of plagiarism
London - Isabel Marant may have found inspiration for her collections in numerous tribes from around the world, but now the French designer is accused of taking her sources of inspiration too literally as one indigenous community argues the motifs found on a blouse, dress and skirt in her Spring/Summer 2015 collection is a direct and blatant...
22 Jun 2015
Abercrombie & Fitch to launch in Mexico
US fashion retailer Abercrombie & Fitch is set to open its first A&F and Hollister stores in Mexico during the first quarter of 2015. The apparel group has signed a franchise agreement with Grupo AXO to set up a retail network throughout the country, with the first Hollister store slated to open late spring 2015 and the group debut A&F store...
30 Dec 2014