She said: ‘I must confess, in most part I was sneaking around in the far corner where the Constance bags were being made and heard only about half the tour.’Currently the workshops aren’t open to the public, but to celebrate its 175 year history Hermès is running a Leather Forever exhibition,značce Michael Kors which explores the fascination with crafting designer objects from leather. Held in the Royal Academy of Art’s sister space, 6 Burlington Gardens, London it will enable fans of the brand to get up close and personal with some of the most stylish bags in the world.A number of unique designs will also go on display, including a satyr-winged saddle bag, a one-off made in 2001 for a Japanese rock band.
Shini added: ‘Hermès clearly proves that it takes the talented, adept hands of artisans and a brand ethos that embraces quality to make a great bag. ‘Granted, a bag that costs a lot of months in a London flat and throw in a few kebabs while we’re calculating,značce Michael Kors but now I’m convinced it really is worth it.’The ‘secret’ of Hermès, is not in a mystery beeswax or a particular stitching machine, but the magic of attention and care by skilled hands, not to mention the history of the brand’s relationship with leather.’It’s undeniably a perfect strategy on Hermès‘ part to highlight – not hide – this craftsmanship aspect and invite certain people to experience what might be considered as secret lair to other brands that like to keep everything under lock and key.’Hermès was established in 1837 by Thiery Hermes, originally making harnesses and saddles for horses.Today it specialises in leather, lifestyle accessories, perfumery and ready-to-wear and last year its profits rose 41 per cent to £495 million.
Michael Kors Holdings Ltd. (NYSE:KORS) is set to report FQ3 2014 earnings before the market opens on Tuesday,značce Michael Kors February 4th. Michael Kors is a New York-based fashion designer of women’s sportswear. Over the past 6 quarters KORS has done well, beating Wall Street expectations in each period and continuing to take market share away from competitor Coach (NYSE:COH).Two weeks ago Coach reported its quarterly earnings and disappointed investors by missing expectations which were lower than last year’s numbers to begin with. Coach’s weak report gives 2 conflicting clues to investors. On one hand, this could be a positive indicator for KORS if it’s a sign that they’re continuing to eat Coach’s lunch. Alternatively, retail sales from the holiday season have been shaky and Coach’s low sales could be more than an isolated incident. Here’s what the buy side and independent analysts are expecting KORS to report Tuesday.Tags: značce Michael Kors