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Gabriela Hearst

Gabriela Hearst Wins Woolmark Prize

The Uruguayan-born New York-based designer wins the USA regional final of this prestigious international competition for emerging talent...

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Dolce Gabbana Naples

Dolce & Gabbana’s Neapolitan Takeover For Alta Moda

In their dedication to celebrate all things Italian through extraordinary fashion, Domenico Dolce and Stefano Gabbana turned to iconic actress Sophia Loren and the colourful city of Naples for this Alta Moda...

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Artisans in Haiti

Figue x Clinton Foundation: Artisans in Haiti Explored

Figue founder Stephanie von Watzdorf took a trip to Haiti to discover the island's talented artisans...

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About Carmen

Carmen Busquets founded CoutureLab in 2006 with an aim to support craftsmanship and heritage, discover and support some of the world’s top emerging creative talents and help educate consumers about their stories and their products. Carmen, previously co-founder and major investor of Net-a-Porter, began to back creative entrepreneurs and invest in disruptive ideas that aligned with her personal vision, and this naturally involved into an umbrella company.

The CoutureLab Journey

Discover how Carmen evolved her personal vision and ethos into CoutureLab, a laboratory of forward-thinking ideas, and now an umbrella company that supports luxury fashion and creative entrepreneurship through technology.

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