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By Guy Cookson, Partner at Hotfoot DesignBack in 2008, Dave Gilboa was about to return to college in Philadelphia when he lost his glasses while backpacking in Thailand.“When I went to replace them they cost $800 – that was $600 more than my brand new iPhone 3G, a multiprocessing computer,” he explained later. “It was nuts.”Gilboa did some research into why his new designer glasses cost so much, and what he discovered surprised him. It turns out that a single company, called Luxottica, owns...

David Beckham cuts a dapper figure in a slick navy suit as he and mother Sandra mingle with Vogue editor Anna Wintour in the Wimbledon Royal Box

By Rod Ardehali For MailonlinePublished: 09:28 EDT, 7 July 2017 | Updated: 16:53 EDT, 7 July 2017 The sun shined down on the All England Lawn Tennis Club for day five of Wimbledon.David Beckham took his seat in the Royal Box overlooking Centre Court in a tailored Polo Ralph Lauren suit, sat alongside his mother Sandra and fashion icon Anna Wintour on Friday afternoon.The former England captain, 42,  cut a dapper figure in the sharp double-breasted two piece with stylish peaked...

Menswear influence meets feminine ease in Ralph Lauren’s Pre-Fall 2017 Collection

Suiting-inspired fabric meets an ultra feminine shape in the new Helene Wool Peplum top, Ralph Lauren’s take on a tailored jacket and a signature of designer’s menswear-influenced style for the modern woman. The off-the-shoulder Helene Jacket is a feminine twist on the Glen plaid. The 2017 collection includes hand-printed silk scarves and equestrian-inspired brooches.A riding cape silhouette and antiqued brass stirrup-shaped hardware bring the season’s equestrian inspiration to this dramatic...