You all know that I am a devotee of Jimmy Choo and that my shoe wardrobe is predominantly comprised of their product. So I feel I have a vested interest in the outcome of this corporate dance. One of the tales spinning around is that the originator of the label, Jimmy Choo himself, is...

Two sources familiar with the deal said Jimmy Choo is bought for an estimated 500 million British pounds ($812 million). Towards the end of June the deal is expected to close. Labelux confirmed co-founder and Chief Creative Officer of Jimmy Choo Tamara Mellon, and Chief Executive Officer...

How does one of the most revered luxury footwear brands translate its sleek, sophisticated aesthetic into an aromatic profile? That's precisely the challenge Jimmy Choo Founder and CEO Tamara Mellon accepted when setting out to develop the brand's first fragrance, a new frontier for the...

Are you up for a meet-'n'-greet with the founder of Jimmy Choo? We are too! This Thursday, March 3, meet Tamara Mellon at Nordstrom on Michigan Avenue from 1:30 to 2:30 p.m. While you're at it, check out the new spring shoe and handbag collection. Imagine shopping through a collection while...

own or design for his namesake label. UK private equity firm, TowerBrook, owns the majority of the company. TowerBrook is looking for sell. LVHM, Valentino, and a few private equity firms have been whispered as potential buyers. According to The Daily Mail, Choo has hired adviser Daniel...

firm TowerBrook Capital by Labelux, a burgeoning luxury group which owns brands like Bally, Derek Lam and Solange Azagury-Partridge. Labelux reportedly paid between ₤500-550 million–around $850 million–for the high-end shoe label. According to a statement released by the Vienna-based firm,...

After 15 years in the shoe biz, Jimmy Choo is launching their first fragrance. Brand co-founder Tamara Mellon stars in the sexy ad campaign that was shot by world renowned photographers Inez Van Lamsweerde and Vinoodh Matadain. The scent will simply be called Jimmy Choo and it will be...

The luxury label's big reveal to launch their fragrance first includes the woman behind the sought-after stilettos who spearheaded this fragrance project, Tamara Mellon (Co-founder and Chief Creative Officer of Jimmy Choo), as the face of the fragrance and star of their upcoming ad...

The word's been out and the images have been spreading all over the Internet – as we reported in December last year, Jimmy Choo is set to launch the brand's return to men's footwear, and it's all happening on Mr. Porter this month. We wonder, is the new collection going to live up to all the...

Adam Lippes has bought back his label and intellectual rights from Kellwood (owner of Rebecca Taylor and Vince) that has been in charge for two years. Lippes has also got a way out of a noncompete clause. He said to WWD: We're not interested in the very big commercial business where more is...

 

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