Weekly High Lows: Miu Miu Joins The World Of Ecommerce


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Highs:

  • On April 6, Miu Miu will launch an e-commerce site and a newsletter featuring a selected archive of its fashion shows.  (Independent)
  • Domenico Dolce and Stefano Gabbana have been acquitted of tax evasion after being accused of avoiding paying out $569 million — each. (Telegraph)
  • Ruth Reichl is allegedly staffing up Gilt Groupe’s soon-to-launch foodie site.  Can’t wait to get those recipes.  (High Low)

Ruth Reichl and Gilt Taste, coming soon to your kitchen.

Lows:

  • Speaking of court, Marc Jacobs COO Robert Duffy is being sued by a former colleague for sexual discrimination and alleged use of company money for personal expenses.  (Vogue UK)
  • A man proposed to his girlfriend via an engraved iPad 2.  She said yes, but she also said “now give me my iPad!”  (Mashable)
  • Models in India are calling out the country’s burgeoning fashion industry for racism.  (High Low)

A model on the runway at India’s most recent Fashion Week.