London's First Clean Beauty Tradeshow
By Elisabeta Tudor
With the organic beauty sector on the rise, London will host the first-ever international Clean...
By Elisabeta Tudor
With the organic beauty sector on the rise, London will host the first-ever international Clean Beauty show at The Brewery event space in the city’s Barbican district.The two-day tradeshow will be held October 12th and 13th, 2020,  will gather experts and brands of the clean and organic beauty...
With the organic beauty sector on the rise, London will host the first-ever international Clean Beauty show at The Brewery event space in the city’s Barbican district.The two-day tradeshow will be held October 12th and 13th, 2020,  will gather experts and brands of the clean and organic beauty sector and feature facial skincare, bodycare, haircare, and makeup brands that work with sustainably...
Why Fashion Needs Cultural Cred
By Elisabeta Tudor
The way brands connect with their customers — established and potential ones — has changed...
By Elisabeta Tudor
By Elisabeta Tudor
The way brands connect with their customers — established and potential ones — has changed drastically over the years and has redefined the way luxury and fashion brands interact with society as a whole.“Cultural cred is intangible. It transcends geography and demographics and isn’t created by...
The way brands connect with their customers — established and potential ones — has changed drastically over the years and has redefined the way luxury and fashion brands interact with society as a whole.“Cultural cred is intangible. It transcends geography and demographics and isn’t created by one group alone. It’s ambiguous and imbued with nuance, making it hard to define and put into...
Dover Street Market's 15 Years of Innovation
By Elisa Carassai
Can brick and mortar survive in the age of online shopping? As many shops and concept stores shut...
By Elisa Carassai
Can brick and mortar survive in the age of online shopping? As many shops and concept stores shut their doors, once again, Dover Street Market, the brainchild of Comme Des Garçons designer Rei Kawakubo, stands out by celebrating its 15th anniversary.The concept store, which initially opened in...
Can brick and mortar survive in the age of online shopping? As many shops and concept stores shut their doors, once again, Dover Street Market, the brainchild of Comme Des Garçons designer Rei Kawakubo, stands out by celebrating its 15th anniversary.The concept store, which initially opened in September 2004, on Dover Street in London's Mayfair district, was open for almost twelve years, until...
The Suit That Will Get Us to Mars
By Sofia Celeste
Getting the first human to Mars in the 2030s hinges more on the relationship between science and...
By Sofia Celeste
Getting the first human to Mars in the 2030s hinges more on the relationship between science and the textiles industry than one might think.“We will have people on the moon, hopefully by the mid 2020s. I hope we don’t get stuck on the Moon. I hope we can push further and get people to Mars....
Getting the first human to Mars in the 2030s hinges more on the relationship between science and the textiles industry than one might think.“We will have people on the moon, hopefully by the mid 2020s. I hope we don’t get stuck on the Moon. I hope we can push further and get people to Mars. That’s my job,” said Dr. Dava Newman, the former Deputy Administrator of NASA and a leading MIT Professor...
Italy’s Fashion Chamber Promotes Inclusion
By Elisa Carassai
Italy’s Camera Nazionale Della Moda outlined the path towards diversity across the industry and...
By Elisa Carassai
Italy’s Camera Nazionale Della Moda outlined the path towards diversity across the industry and how inclusion can be implemented throughout the fashion system, at a summit Tuesday, held at Milan’s historic Gerolamo children’s theater.Named “Including Diversity” the event coincided with World...
Italy’s Camera Nazionale Della Moda outlined the path towards diversity across the industry and how inclusion can be implemented throughout the fashion system, at a summit Tuesday, held at Milan’s historic Gerolamo children’s theater.Named “Including Diversity” the event coincided with World Disability Day, in an attempt to further underscore the chamber’s commitment, paving the way for a more...
Rankin on the Environment and Social Ills
By Robin Torres
British photographer John Rankin is one of the most distinguishable and prolific pop culture...
By Robin Torres
British photographer John Rankin is one of the most distinguishable and prolific pop culture photographers of his generation. Yet, what perhaps truly sets his career apart from that of his contemporaries is his activism and the way he documents socio-political issues.Earlier this year, shortly...
British photographer John Rankin is one of the most distinguishable and prolific pop culture photographers of his generation. Yet, what perhaps truly sets his career apart from that of his contemporaries is his activism and the way he documents socio-political issues.Earlier this year, shortly after collaborating with Phil Ropy for the Surfrider Foundation, a grassroots non-profit environmental...
Gucci Grows Chinese Community With Tencent
By Sofia Celeste
Gucci is taking major strides to drive its business among Chinese consumers and engage them by...
By Sofia Celeste
Gucci is taking major strides to drive its business among Chinese consumers and engage them by creating a digital community. On Monday, the Italian luxury goods maker announced a joint business partnership with Chinese internet goliath Tencent, to, in large part, innovate across Tencent’s unique...
Gucci is taking major strides to drive its business among Chinese consumers and engage them by creating a digital community. On Monday, the Italian luxury goods maker announced a joint business partnership with Chinese internet goliath Tencent, to, in large part, innovate across Tencent’s unique digital ecosystem and resonate even more among Chinese consumers.The news follows a report released...
The Pop-Politics of the Hoodie
By Elisa Carassai
Is the hoodie the last true political garment?“The Hoodie,” the first exhibition to explore the...
By Elisa Carassai
By Elisa Carassai
Is the hoodie the last true political garment?“The Hoodie,” the first exhibition to explore the socio-political role of this popular casual wear staple, opened Sunday at the Het Nieuwe Instituut, the Dutch institute for architecture, design and digital culture in Rotterdam, the Netherlands.The...
Is the hoodie the last true political garment?“The Hoodie,” the first exhibition to explore the socio-political role of this popular casual wear staple, opened Sunday at the Het Nieuwe Instituut, the Dutch institute for architecture, design and digital culture in Rotterdam, the Netherlands.The exhibition was curated by writer and curator Lou Stoppard. In recent history, the hoodie has emerged...
Luxury’s Future is Chinese
By Sofia Celeste
In a luxury world expected to rise four percent to 1.3 trillion euros this year, its top priority...
By Sofia Celeste
By Sofia Celeste
In a luxury world expected to rise four percent to 1.3 trillion euros this year, its top priority is a Chinese, young customer—someone who lives in “the now” and is totally digital.“Brands who understand this are set to grow. The consumer of today is all these things and wants to be listened to,”...
In a luxury world expected to rise four percent to 1.3 trillion euros this year, its top priority is a Chinese, young customer—someone who lives in “the now” and is totally digital.“Brands who understand this are set to grow. The consumer of today is all these things and wants to be listened to,” said lead Bain & Company luxury goods analyst, partner Claudia D’Arpizio, Thursday at the Altagamma...
Gosha Rubchinskiy Debuts in Milan
By Elisa Carassai
The third and latest instalment of Gosha Rubchinskiy’s GR-Uniforma 3 project, was unveiled...
By Elisa Carassai
The third and latest instalment of Gosha Rubchinskiy’s GR-Uniforma 3 project, was unveiled Thursday in conjunction with the opening of Modes, Milan’s brand-new omnichannel retail store.The store, which boasts interesting collaborations with London’s NTS Radio and the team behind Reading Room, a...
The third and latest instalment of Gosha Rubchinskiy’s GR-Uniforma 3 project, was unveiled Thursday in conjunction with the opening of Modes, Milan’s brand-new omnichannel retail store.The store, which boasts interesting collaborations with London’s NTS Radio and the team behind Reading Room, a magazine shop celebrated by the independent Milanese print scene, served as the perfect backdrop for...
Life After The Victoria’s Secret Show
By Jessica Bumpus
“What does the new era of empowerment look like at Victoria’s Secret?” asked a series of current...
By Jessica Bumpus
“What does the new era of empowerment look like at Victoria’s Secret?” asked a series of current adverts for the former lingerie giant. The answer? Well, it’s certainly not the annual televised fashion show which in recent years has gone from being the must-see blockbuster event of the year, full...
“What does the new era of empowerment look like at Victoria’s Secret?” asked a series of current adverts for the former lingerie giant. The answer? Well, it’s certainly not the annual televised fashion show which in recent years has gone from being the must-see blockbuster event of the year, full of fashion’s most famous faces cast as its iconic Angels, to being cancelled. Over and out. Parent...
Fashion’s StockX Market
By Robin Torres
Josh Luber, who turned his childhood passion for sneakers into a multi-billion dollar business,...
By Robin Torres
By Robin Torres
Josh Luber, who turned his childhood passion for sneakers into a multi-billion dollar business, embodies the very definition of entrepreneurial spirit. For many, he is also the American Dream personified. After starting and selling several business ventures and obtaining his MBA, he created and...
Josh Luber, who turned his childhood passion for sneakers into a multi-billion dollar business, embodies the very definition of entrepreneurial spirit. For many, he is also the American Dream personified. After starting and selling several business ventures and obtaining his MBA, he created and launched Campless in 2013 while working at IBM. A blog of sorts, Campless became a way for Luber to...
Amazon Fashion’s Black Friday Formula
By Elisabeta Tudor
Amazon Fashion is on a major uptick. With sales momentum driven by Gen Z and millennials, the...
By Elisabeta Tudor
Amazon Fashion is on a major uptick. With sales momentum driven by Gen Z and millennials, the online retail juggernaut is tailoring its Black Friday strategy to its consumer-crazed loyalists, using AI and social media indicators to outperform competitors.In fact, recent industry figures show that...
Amazon Fashion is on a major uptick. With sales momentum driven by Gen Z and millennials, the online retail juggernaut is tailoring its Black Friday strategy to its consumer-crazed loyalists, using AI and social media indicators to outperform competitors.In fact, recent industry figures show that Amazon is the leading e-retailer in the United States. Although the majority of the company's...
Digital Up-cycling with Morphine.Online
By Elisa Carassai
What makes an e-commerce platform stand out nowadays? As the number of digital platforms selling...
By Elisa Carassai
What makes an e-commerce platform stand out nowadays? As the number of digital platforms selling clothing online increases exponentially, finding a way to emerge from the crowd is becoming progressively difficult.From The Real Real to Vestiare Collective and more, the fashion resale market has...
What makes an e-commerce platform stand out nowadays? As the number of digital platforms selling clothing online increases exponentially, finding a way to emerge from the crowd is becoming progressively difficult.From The Real Real to Vestiare Collective and more, the fashion resale market has been thriving and as ThredUp’s 2019 Resale Report states, it is predicted to grow to nearly one point...
Discussing Change With Raf Simons
By Elisabeta Tudor
Today, the redefinition of the designer’s role and the new skillset required to meet the demands...
By Elisabeta Tudor
Today, the redefinition of the designer’s role and the new skillset required to meet the demands of a rapidly evolving industry are disturbing to most couturiers and fashion designers. Designers often feel that the brands they work for are operating at the expense of their authenticity and...
Today, the redefinition of the designer’s role and the new skillset required to meet the demands of a rapidly evolving industry are disturbing to most couturiers and fashion designers. Designers often feel that the brands they work for are operating at the expense of their authenticity and creativity — and sometimes even at the cost of their mental health.“The period of the designer being...