Is Agent Provocateur dressing itself up for sale?
You’re probably familiar with that real estate term, which refers to the practice of painting, decorating and generally sprucing up your property to make it more appealing to prospective buyers.
Whether intentional or not, Agent Provocateur‘s extravagant new fall collection has the same effect, and comes only a few days after British media reported the lingerie …
It looks like another hot August day in New York and you know what that means: an exhausting trudge through the labyrinth of the Curve Expo lingerie and swimwear exhibition, collecting brochures and air kisses and hoping to find something new. You will, but it takes some time and your eyes will be blurry by lunchtime.
Is this the next great brand in women’s loungewear? Well, yes and no.
Loungewear, in fact, is just the start of things for Meng, whose stunning kimonos, kaftans and beach cover-ups will reach customers this fall in some of the world’s most prestigious retailers.
Exactly a year after shaking up the lingerie industry with her directorial film debut for Agent Provocateur, Spanish bombshell Penélope Cruz has returned with another racy fantasy to promote AP’s young diffusion label L’Agent.
The inspired collaboration between Lascivious and leather wizard Úna Burke — the latest in a long string of collabs between the edgy UK lingerie brand and avante garde artisans — answers a question we’ve wondered about for years: is there a place for Burke’s mind-boggling body armour pieces in the mainstream fashion market?