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Thursday night in London: Retail happenings and social gatherings

Looking for London events? We're rounded up the coolest new retail openings, book launches and more in the busy city. WGSN reports

Propela's conference

The future of wellness, consumption and design…explored

The Future Of_ is a talk series curated by Propela, and this year's event was even more inspiring than the last. WGSN's Alix Blankson reports

Décor Trends at Homi Trade Show in Milan: The Italian design products to know now

Homi Milano, the relatively new lifestyle trade show in Italy was the perfect place to discover the latest key trends in Italian design. WGSN's Chloé Jerrard reports

Sherri Hill social media

Who won the social media race during New York Fashion Week?

The social media results are in. Victoria Beckham tops social media ranking for NYFW, Rihanna boosts Puma. WGSN's Nigel Taylor reports

French Connection sales for spring are positive

Confident French Connection enjoys strong spring offer feedback

French Connection sales are looking up thanks to a strong spring offering & full-price sales for the start of H2 are also up. WGSN's Nigel Taylor reports

Top fashion marketers willing to pay £93k for a sponsored Instagram post – Rakuten Marketing

Influencer marketing continues to rise and rise, and so, fashion marketers have become dependent on these influencers. WGSN reports

Jacobs closes NYFW with a fizz as coherent collection delivers colour, volume with a 60s vibe

Marc Jacobs closed out NYFW on Wednesday complete with a celebrity model cast and some iconic archive references. WGSN reports

Yves Saint Laurent co-founder Pierre Bergé dies aged 86

Following a long illness it has been announced that Yves Saint Laurent co-founder Pierre Bergé has died, aged 86. WGSN's Global News Editor Nigel Taylor reports

Versace denies that Virgil Abloh is joining the Italian fashion house

Is the fashion industry playing musical chairs again? The latest career rumours about Off-White founder Virgil Abloh joining Versace have just been denied. WGSN's Nigel Taylor reports

Jean-Paul Goude takes artistic director role at Desigual

Jean-Paul Goude, the 76-year-old French photographer and former Grace Jones collaborator, takes on a new style role. WGSN's Sandra Halliday reports

Paris Amusement park

Luxury fashion giant LVMH pumps millions into Paris amusement park

LVMH is spending a large sum to revamp the Paris theme park and the Frank Gehry-designed arts centre. WGSN's Sandra Halliday reports

Sainsbury’s plans ambitious growth for Argos selling Tu clothing and rolls out click & collect services

Sainsbury’s expands Argos click & collect points and plans for Sainsbury's own brand clothing line to be offered through Argos. WGSN's Nigel Taylor reports