Links: The Sheikh of Chic, Fragrance failures, and Made in Italy on the Business of Fashion today

Dear Shaded Viewers,


Irmran links to a few articles of interest today on his Business of Fashion site: Majed Al-Sabah, The Sheikh of Chic (New York Times, The Moment) The Moment is a daily blog that spans the T Magazine universe of fashion, design, food and travel.

Another link to the Wall Street Journal : Why the Perfume Business
Is Beginning to Stink

And the last link: ‘Made in Italy’ … by undocumented workers



Diane Pernet

A LEGENDARY FIGURE IN FASHION and a pioneer of blogging, Diane is a respected journalist, critic, curator and talent-hunter based in Paris. During her prolific career, she designed her own successful brand in New York, costume designer, photographer, and filmmaker.