Chris Morton, Head of Digital Marketing at Lyst. Photograph: Rosie Hallam
©Rosie Hallam

Lyst aims to shake up fashion shopping

The site’s founder says it is changing how people buy clothes

Ex-Louis Vuitton chief Yves Carcelle dies

Hailed as ‘pioneer’, Carcelle loses battle with cancer at age of 66

Guerra exits Luxottica with €45m package

Founder Leonardo del Vecchio takes over as executive chairman

Gold heads higher on Russia tensions

Yellow metal on track for first weekly gain in three weeks

Cool Wool knitwear in Jonathan Saunders’ autumn/winter 2014 show
©Filippo Fior

Thinking small pays off for John Smedley

Luxury knitwear brand still making good returns after 230 years

Appeal to save Wedgwood collection

£2.74m needed following pensions dispute

The new Tesco Extra in Watford
©Charlie Bibby

Fashion the new front in supermarket wars

Lidl and Aldi ramp up the pressure as they turn to clothing

Fear and clothing: why fashion matters

The FT’s style editor on why fashion matters – no matter who you are

Detail of a photograph of a model by Horst for Vogue
©Condé Nast/Horst Estate

In focus: Horst P Horst at the V&A Museum

An exhibition at the V&A in London shines new light on the fashion photographer

Yasmin Le Bon in 1987

Model Yasmin Le Bon on sitting for Horst

‘I wasn’t going to give him ugly hands’

Suits v slobs: the workwear debate

Their slovenly wardrobe says: I think therefore I slob

Trend: Catwalk theatrics

Fashion shows with a theatrical, immersive or experiential bent are on the rise

Pipeline of Europe’s IPOs continues to flow

Jimmy Choo and RAC among two dozen groups expected to float

Apple eyes pay-by-touch for next iPhone

Latest bid for the smartphone to replace the wallet

Russians cool on luxury London homes

Proportion of high-end property bought by foreigners drops 20%

Tiffany: stay classy

If it sticks to its classic products and maintains growth the shares premium will be justified

A sleek new hub for Rotterdam

The latest addition to the city’s high-rise skyline mixes 240 new homes, offices, restaurants and a hotel

Tiffany lifts guidance as sales sparkle

Luxury jeweller’s same-store sales in Americas jump 8%

Zara sparks outcry with star top blunder

Shirt withdrawn after garment compared to Nazi Holocaust clothing

France’s well-connected retailer

Stéphane Bohbot’s Lick stores sell gadgets linked to smartphones

Ryanair launches ‘business class’ service

Low-cost carrier targets corporate travel market

Ownership battle hots up over Gherkin

More than 200 property investors keen to buy London skyscraper

Jawbone could put your life on your sleeve

Patents for wearable devices to match health with buying records

Why mannish shirts are a woman’s best friend

Smart, chic and a little saucy – why borrowed-from-the-boyfriend is a classic look

The rise and rise of Indian fashion

Beyond the sari: how Indian designers are wooing a global market


Luxury 360 is the FT's new online hub for global news and views relating to the luxury goods industry. Here's how you can stay updated with us:

Sign up for our weekly Monday email bulletin - the top five luxury stories of the week, plus the latest posting from Vanessa Friedman's Material World straight to your inbox.


Find out how to tell the Luxury360 team about your thoughts, advice and complaints