Must Read: 'Elle' reveals Women in Hollywood Issue, How Ganni Turned Into a Global Cult Favorite

Plus, Daniel Lee's influence on Bottega Veneta.
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Lena Waithe, Melina Matsouka and Jodie Turner-Smith for the "Elle'" Women in Hollywood issue.

Lena Waithe, Melina Matsouka and Jodie Turner-Smith for the "Elle'" Women in Hollywood issue.

These are the stories making headlines in fashion on Wednesday. 

Elle reveals Women in Hollywood issue
Following last year's issue that came shortly after the #MeToo movement, Elle reveals its 2019 Women in Hollywood issue starring Dolly Parton, Zendaya, Nicole Kidman, Mindy Kaling, Natalie Portman, Lena Waithe, Melina Matsoukas, Jodie Turner-Smith, Gwyneth Paltrow and Scarlett Johansson. See the gallery below for each of the covers. {Elle}

How Ganni turned into a global cult favorite
After Danish brand Ganni was acquired in 2009 by Nicolaj and Ditte Reffstrup, the couple set out to turn the label into a global business, aiming for longevity and reach beyond their home market. Since hiring a new chief executive, the brand plans to launch stores in the U.K. and U.S. in 2019. {Business of Fashion}

Daniel Lee's influence on Bottega Veneta
Bottega Veneta's recently appointed creative director Daniel Lee has had a major influence on the brand since joining in 2018. His first move since then was to blow up Bottega's infamous woven handbag by supersizing the technique to dramatic new proportions. After Lee's Fall 2019 show in February, many noticed that the designer had the ability to make clothing directional but easy to wear. Though he's trying to do things his way, leather goods and Bottega's signature weave is still at the heart of his vision. {British Vogue}

India's largest retailer explains its rapid growth
Reliance Brands Limited is India's largest retailer of luxury goods and has experienced rapid growth by mixing high-end brands with mass labels. The company's secret is keeping costs low by consolidating logistics, supply chain, finance, accounts and HR management into a single group-wide platform used across several brands. Chief Executive Darshan Mehta says that the biggest mistake brands make is to talk about India in the singular; instead, he refers to "multiple Indias" that have different shopper profiles in each city. {Vogue Business}

Chanel buys minority stake in two leather goods makers and a French clothing manufacturer
Chanel has acquired two Italian leather goods makers and a French clothing manufacturer, representing a total of investment of $169 million. These three new acquisitions will help bolster its network of specialty ateliers in order to guarantee future growth and secure its supply chain. {WWD}

The Botox bandits 
A single treatment of Botox ranges from $300 to $1,200, making it a very expensive non-invasive aesthetic procedure. Because of its high price, people have begun to steal the serum across the country, usually reselling it for a steep discount to those offering injections without a medical license. Experts also claim that some Botox thieves may be self-injecting. {The Guardian}

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