Victoria Beckham edition Range Rover! Unveiled in…. (wait for it…)… Beijing.
A time of “instant nostalgia”… Very interesting thought… We can’t even wait for the memories to achieve the golden glow of the past. We want instantly “old memories” now. What does this mean?
This is from China Daily. It’s a very important question. If “China” (which “China”?) becomes a fashion center, rather than a hub of manufacturing and conspicuous consumption of “Western” fashions, then things will get really interesting. But what needs to happen?
A very interesting (amusing, unexpected) look at the power and use of luxury brands and their use as status signifiers among elites.
H&M goes “luxe”! Ha… We should have seen this coming, but OK.
This goldmine is worth several weeks worth of class discussion, but we’ll have to just have it here…