is acquired by Labelux from London based private equity firm TowerBrook Capital Partners LP. 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...

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...

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...

By January 15 2011, shoes aren't the only things you'll find under the Jimmy Choo label. This renowned luxury brand has decided to branch out into the fragrance bandwagon. The Jimmy Choo fragrance, don't know if they're keeping a special name for it under wraps, was developed in honor of the...

Not only is Jimmy Choo celebrating its fifteenth anniversary, but the company was just sold to Labelux for nearly $900 million. To celebrate its anniversary, the company, founded by Tamara Mellon, is releasing a coffee table book, creating a charitable foundation, and releasing a capsule...

Bottle & packaging Symbolic of the luxury of Jimmy Choo and influenced by Tamara's personal taste for antique and modern objects, the exquisite amber bottle encasing the Eau de Parfum is inspired by jewel- coloured Venetian murano glass which itself is evocative of the many jewel...

Hi, I am young entrepreneur who is trying to start a luxury leather goods company (really early stages), but I keep coming up with questions about the luxury goods market. What's really in a luxury brand? Most of the luxury brands I know are from fashion capitals like London, Milan, Paris...

>> After two months of seeking offers, Jimmy Choois being sold to German luxury goods company Labelux — which also has holdings in Bally and Derek Lam — for an undisclosed price. Labelux is said to have paid more than 500 million pounds ($811 million) for Choo. The brand was originally...

Tamara Mellon has quit Jimmy Choo. The entrepreneur – who founded the footwear and accessories brand in 1996 along with former cobbler Jimmy Choo – has stepped down as Chief Creative Officer of the company following its takeover and integration with private Italian luxury goods group...

Via fashion.telegraph.co.uk Captured by renowned photography duo, Inez van Lamsweerde and Vinoodh Matadin, the fragrance is said to be just the tip of the iceberg for what Mellon plans to offer the well-heeled Choo clientele. Mellon has described the Jimmy Choo woman as having "a sense...

 

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