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...
Johanna Ortiz and H&M Ink Collaboration
By Elisa Carassai
Colombian-born Johanna Ortiz is the latest designer to join the roster of creatives that have...
By Elisa Carassai
Colombian-born Johanna Ortiz is the latest designer to join the roster of creatives that have collaborated with fast-fashion giant H&M, the company said Tuesday in a statement.From Donatella Versace’s collection in 2011 to Giambattista Valli’s latest venture with the brand this past October, H&M...
Colombian-born Johanna Ortiz is the latest designer to join the roster of creatives that have collaborated with fast-fashion giant H&M, the company said Tuesday in a statement.From Donatella Versace’s collection in 2011 to Giambattista Valli’s latest venture with the brand this past October, H&M has collaborated with an impressive array of high-fashion designers. This is the first time the...
Fashion for Good Launches Cotton Technology
By Elisa Carassai
As the fashion industry strives for a more sustainable industry, Fashion for Good, C&A Foundation...
By Elisa Carassai
As the fashion industry strives for a more sustainable industry, Fashion for Good, C&A Foundation and the Organic Cotton Accelerator, with support from C&A, Kering, PVH Corp. and Zalando launched their Organic Cotton Traceability Pilot.In a statement released Friday, Fashion for Good said the...
As the fashion industry strives for a more sustainable industry, Fashion for Good, C&A Foundation and the Organic Cotton Accelerator, with support from C&A, Kering, PVH Corp. and Zalando launched their Organic Cotton Traceability Pilot.In a statement released Friday, Fashion for Good said the project, which was originally launched in 2018, is a promising step forward to the reliable...
Who Is The Designers' Designer?
By Jessica Bumpus
In something of a democratic move, the British Fashion Council revealed a new award category...
By Jessica Bumpus
In something of a democratic move, the British Fashion Council revealed a new award category among its Fashion Awards 2019. Voted for by designers for their fellow favourite designers, the peer-to-peer nominations give the rest of us a chance to see just exactly what London’s designers think...
In something of a democratic move, the British Fashion Council revealed a new award category among its Fashion Awards 2019. Voted for by designers for their fellow favourite designers, the peer-to-peer nominations give the rest of us a chance to see just exactly what London’s designers think about one another and the fashion landscape right now – who do they rate? And who are they scared...
On A Quest for Young Italian Talents
By Elisa Carassai
Fashion has been used, since forever, as a means of escapism, a way of transporting insiders and...
By Elisa Carassai
Fashion has been used, since forever, as a means of escapism, a way of transporting insiders and non to faraway lands full of beauty and creativity. From the creations of John Galliano at Dior to Alexander McQueen’s own eclectic work of arts, fashion visionaries used to bridge the gap between...
Fashion has been used, since forever, as a means of escapism, a way of transporting insiders and non to faraway lands full of beauty and creativity. From the creations of John Galliano at Dior to Alexander McQueen’s own eclectic work of arts, fashion visionaries used to bridge the gap between fashion and the arts.As the world steered in a different direction, so did the market – and the...
Celebrating Belgian Fashion
By Elisabeta Tudor
For its 4th edition, the Belgian Fashion Awards celebrated the movers and shakers of Belgian...
By Elisabeta Tudor
By Elisabeta Tudor
For its 4th edition, the Belgian Fashion Awards celebrated the movers and shakers of Belgian fashion in Antwerp during a one-day Fashion Talks event, which culminated in an awards ceremony.Organized by the Flanders District of Creativity (Flanders DC), the event is part of the non-profit...
For its 4th edition, the Belgian Fashion Awards celebrated the movers and shakers of Belgian fashion in Antwerp during a one-day Fashion Talks event, which culminated in an awards ceremony.Organized by the Flanders District of Creativity (Flanders DC), the event is part of the non-profit organization's aim to serve as a springboard for entrepreneurs in the creative industries in Flanders. In...
Quoi Alexander: A Designer on a UN Mission
By Jessica Bumpus
Fashion and AI may be having a moment, but for designer Quoi Alexander returning to the original...
By Jessica Bumpus
Fashion and AI may be having a moment, but for designer Quoi Alexander returning to the original textile technology, sewing, is what he’s most fascinated by right now. “It’s something I’ve embraced. This Spring Summer 2020 season is the first collection with it in!” said the now Paris-based...
Fashion and AI may be having a moment, but for designer Quoi Alexander returning to the original textile technology, sewing, is what he’s most fascinated by right now. “It’s something I’ve embraced. This Spring Summer 2020 season is the first collection with it in!” said the now Paris-based Central Saint Martins alum, who, ever since the launch of his own label, has been reinventing the wheel...
Italy’s Fashion Chamber Cracks Down on “Gifts”
By Elisa Carassai
The ubiquity of influencers who have garnered fame on borrowed wardrobes is, these days, a...
By Elisa Carassai
The ubiquity of influencers who have garnered fame on borrowed wardrobes is, these days, a reality, while self-made icons – like Lee Radziwill or Jane Birkin – are sadly a thing of the past.As the fashion sector struggles to define what an influencer actually is, organisations like the Federal...
The ubiquity of influencers who have garnered fame on borrowed wardrobes is, these days, a reality, while self-made icons – like Lee Radziwill or Jane Birkin – are sadly a thing of the past.As the fashion sector struggles to define what an influencer actually is, organisations like the Federal Trade Commission in the United States are cracking down on false influencer advertising. In other...
3D Fur is as Good as it Gets
By Sofia Celeste
Researchers at MIT have created 3D-printed fur that is perfect for wintery couture runway looks,...
By Sofia Celeste
By Sofia Celeste
Researchers at MIT have created 3D-printed fur that is perfect for wintery couture runway looks, elaborate paint brushes, or even jewellery, the university’s Media Lab said last week on its blog.The invention is a timely one, as California became the first US state last month to place a ban on...
Researchers at MIT have created 3D-printed fur that is perfect for wintery couture runway looks, elaborate paint brushes, or even jewellery, the university’s Media Lab said last week on its blog.The invention is a timely one, as California became the first US state last month to place a ban on selling, donating, or manufacturing new fur products in the state.Over the last few years, vanguard...
This Way Forward
By Elisabeta Tudor
Caterina Occhio is a woman of many talents. A former development aid expert for the European...
By Elisabeta Tudor
By Elisabeta Tudor
Caterina Occhio is a woman of many talents. A former development aid expert for the European Commission and the United Nations, Caterina is now a full-fledged social entrepreneur who made her mark in the fashion industry by creating and contributing to women empowering and sustainable projects....
Caterina Occhio is a woman of many talents. A former development aid expert for the European Commission and the United Nations, Caterina is now a full-fledged social entrepreneur who made her mark in the fashion industry by creating and contributing to women empowering and sustainable projects. She now has been appointed social sustainability advisor at Trussardi and just launched a brand-new...
OTB and Koché Ink Partnership
By NOWFASHION
In an attempt to expand its portfolio of emerging talent and established brands, Renzo Rosso’s...
By NOWFASHION
In an attempt to expand its portfolio of emerging talent and established brands, Renzo Rosso’s OTB has reached a license agreement between its production unit Staff International and French designer brand KOCHÉ, both companies announced on Instagram Tuesday.Designed by Christelle Kocher, Koché is...
In an attempt to expand its portfolio of emerging talent and established brands, Renzo Rosso’s OTB has reached a license agreement between its production unit Staff International and French designer brand KOCHÉ, both companies announced on Instagram Tuesday.Designed by Christelle Kocher, Koché is the 2019 ANDAM Grand Prize winner and is known for its colorful, artsy renegade style. Koché said...