Macy’s To Launch New Concept Store
By Alice Ierace
America’s luxury fashion retailer Macy’s is reportedly about to open a new retail concept store...
By Alice Ierace
America’s luxury fashion retailer Macy’s is reportedly about to open a new retail concept store in Southlake Texas, which has been ranked as one of the wealthiest cities in the United States. As consumers’ behaviours are changing, Macy’s immersive shopping experience aims at celebrating...
America’s luxury fashion retailer Macy’s is reportedly about to open a new retail concept store in Southlake Texas, which has been ranked as one of the wealthiest cities in the United States. As consumers’ behaviours are changing, Macy’s immersive shopping experience aims at celebrating discovery, community and convenience by offering distinctive products curated with an editorial approach....
Emilio Pucci Taps Koché as F/W 2020 Guest Designer
By Alice Ierace
Florentine luxury brand EMILIO PUCCI has announced Christelle Kocher of KOCHÉ as a guest designer...
By Alice Ierace
Florentine luxury brand EMILIO PUCCI has announced Christelle Kocher of KOCHÉ as a guest designer for the house’s Fall/Winter 2020 collection. The collaboration, which includes both ready-to-wear and accessories, will be revealed on Thursday, February 20th, 2020 during Milan Fashion Week.“Pucci’s...
Florentine luxury brand EMILIO PUCCI has announced Christelle Kocher of KOCHÉ as a guest designer for the house’s Fall/Winter 2020 collection. The collaboration, which includes both ready-to-wear and accessories, will be revealed on Thursday, February 20th, 2020 during Milan Fashion Week.“Pucci’s creative strategy is evolving: the Maison has decided to open its fabulous archives to “creative...
Fashion Brands Ride the TikTok Wave
By Robin Torres
The way in which brands reach audiences – particularly Gen Z and Millennials – has rapidly...
By Robin Torres
The way in which brands reach audiences – particularly Gen Z and Millennials – has rapidly evolved. A decade ago, companies could have anticipated and strategised changes but, in today’s landscape, they mostly react and adapt to them. To further synchronise with consumers, brands understand they...
The way in which brands reach audiences – particularly Gen Z and Millennials – has rapidly evolved. A decade ago, companies could have anticipated and strategised changes but, in today’s landscape, they mostly react and adapt to them. To further synchronise with consumers, brands understand they need to go to where the consumer is and, for the young generation, that is TikTok. The Chinese-owned...
Céline Semaan is Changing the Way We Think About Sustainability
By Elisa Carassai
Can fashion ever be sustainable? Over the past year, this question has turned into the topic of...
By Elisa Carassai
Can fashion ever be sustainable? Over the past year, this question has turned into the topic of choice, increasingly favoured by everyone in the fashion industry. Yet, has 'sustainability' become the chosen buzzword brands are recklessly bandying about, or is this topic finally getting the...
Can fashion ever be sustainable? Over the past year, this question has turned into the topic of choice, increasingly favoured by everyone in the fashion industry. Yet, has 'sustainability' become the chosen buzzword brands are recklessly bandying about, or is this topic finally getting the attention it deserves? For the designer, activist and writer, Céline Semaan, tackling this issue first...
Miu Miu’s Denim Icons
By Elisa Carassai
It’s safe to say - denim is a fabric that suits everyone. Genderless and versatile, it's probably...
By Elisa Carassai
By Elisa Carassai
It’s safe to say - denim is a fabric that suits everyone. Genderless and versatile, it's probably the most natural addition to any wardrobe and it also happens to have a history which hails back to the start of the century. After all, only a few garments can recall a period, like a pair of jeans....
It’s safe to say - denim is a fabric that suits everyone. Genderless and versatile, it's probably the most natural addition to any wardrobe and it also happens to have a history which hails back to the start of the century. After all, only a few garments can recall a period, like a pair of jeans. And over time this garment, in particular, has become the perfect traditional piece to be styled...
Copenhagen Fashion Week Inks Sustainability Action Plan
By Alice Ierace
Copenhagen Fashion Week has announced its new Sustainability Action Plan for 2020-2022 designed...
By Alice Ierace
Copenhagen Fashion Week has announced its new Sustainability Action Plan for 2020-2022 designed to reinforce the event’s sustainability profile and prompt the industry to accelerate its sustainability efforts.The plan details how the fashion event will transition into becoming more sustainable...
Copenhagen Fashion Week has announced its new Sustainability Action Plan for 2020-2022 designed to reinforce the event’s sustainability profile and prompt the industry to accelerate its sustainability efforts.The plan details how the fashion event will transition into becoming more sustainable through a series of commitments, including the reduction of its climate impact by 50% and rethinking...
Shifting Systems
By John-Michael O'Sullivan
Samuel Ross was conspicuous by his absence from London’s menswear schedule this season. Or, to be...
By John-Michael O'Sullivan
By John-Michael O'Sullivan
Samuel Ross was conspicuous by his absence from London’s menswear schedule this season. Or, to be more precise, by the nature of his presence. In place of the runway events which have become one of the week’s most theatrical talking points, A-COLD-WALL* staged an installation in a long, darkened...
Samuel Ross was conspicuous by his absence from London’s menswear schedule this season. Or, to be more precise, by the nature of his presence. In place of the runway events which have become one of the week’s most theatrical talking points, A-COLD-WALL* staged an installation in a long, darkened room, miles from the rest of the shows — and devoted that installation in its entirety to...
Hermès To Launch First Refillable Lipstick Line
By Alice Ierace
For the first time in its 183-year history, luxury brand Hermès has revealed the launch of a new...
By Alice Ierace
For the first time in its 183-year history, luxury brand Hermès has revealed the launch of a new beauty line, starting with a refillable lipstick. The line, called Rouge Hermès, pays homage to the brand’s perfume collection launched in 2000.The range of lipsticks, inspired by an archive of 75,000...
For the first time in its 183-year history, luxury brand Hermès has revealed the launch of a new beauty line, starting with a refillable lipstick. The line, called Rouge Hermès, pays homage to the brand’s perfume collection launched in 2000.The range of lipsticks, inspired by an archive of 75,000 silk swatches and 900 leather shades, will have plastic-free packaging made from the same metals...
Indian bridal couturier Sabyasachi collaborates with H&M
By Aarushi Saxena
Within just five years of being launched in India, on Tuesday January 21st, Swedish fast-fashion...
By Aarushi Saxena
Within just five years of being launched in India, on Tuesday January 21st, Swedish fast-fashion brand H&M announced a collaboration with renowned Indian bridal couture designer, Sabyasachi. Featuring in the dreams of every Indian bride, his designs are as maximalist as they come, echoing...
Within just five years of being launched in India, on Tuesday January 21st, Swedish fast-fashion brand H&M announced a collaboration with renowned Indian bridal couture designer, Sabyasachi. Featuring in the dreams of every Indian bride, his designs are as maximalist as they come, echoing traditions through indigenous craftsmanship and textiles, while catering to the Indian elite and a...
Why Nike Won Chinese New Year
By Jing Zhang
For fashion brands, Chinese New Year can be a lucrative period; it is considered a lucky time for...
By Jing Zhang
For fashion brands, Chinese New Year can be a lucrative period; it is considered a lucky time for the Chinese to buy new clothing. The likes of Burberry and Marni regularly release capsules celebrating the new cycle of the Chinese zodiac. Red coloured fashions and accessories (the colour beckons...
For fashion brands, Chinese New Year can be a lucrative period; it is considered a lucky time for the Chinese to buy new clothing. The likes of Burberry and Marni regularly release capsules celebrating the new cycle of the Chinese zodiac. Red coloured fashions and accessories (the colour beckons luck) are everywhere in luxury stores and street markets, as are cute animations of the animal we’re...
Alessandra Facchinetti Joins Harlan+Holden
By Alice Ierace
As it embarks on its fifth year, further expansion within its three markets and a conscious...
By Alice Ierace
As it embarks on its fifth year, further expansion within its three markets and a conscious outlook on online, Seoul-based clothing brand harlan + holden has appointed Alessandra Facchinetti as its first Creative Director.“We are very pleased to announce Alessandra Facchinetti as Creative...
As it embarks on its fifth year, further expansion within its three markets and a conscious outlook on online, Seoul-based clothing brand harlan + holden has appointed Alessandra Facchinetti as its first Creative Director.“We are very pleased to announce Alessandra Facchinetti as Creative Director of harlan + holden. Beyond her immense talent, creativity and experience, we found a partner and...
Matteo De Rosa Joins Dries Van Noten
By Alice Ierace
As one of Puig’s first moves since the acquisition of a majority stake of Dries Van Noten back in...
By Alice Ierace
As one of Puig’s first moves since the acquisition of a majority stake of Dries Van Noten back in 2018, the Spanish company appointed Italian Matteo De Rosa as the fashion brand’s latest President, effective February 1st.De Rosa brings a wealth of experience to the role, which includes six years...
As one of Puig’s first moves since the acquisition of a majority stake of Dries Van Noten back in 2018, the Spanish company appointed Italian Matteo De Rosa as the fashion brand’s latest President, effective February 1st.De Rosa brings a wealth of experience to the role, which includes six years at renowned global retailer Ports 1961 (where he also held the title of Managing Director during his...
Hyerès’ Fashion Finalists: Beyond Traditional Beauty
By Rebecca Voight
France’s upcoming Hyères International Fashion, Photography and Accessories Festival  (April...
By Rebecca Voight
France’s upcoming Hyères International Fashion, Photography and Accessories Festival  (April 23-27) turns thirty-five this year. Like the stylish world it celebrates, the finalists are making their mark with diversity, original materials, artisanal expertise and personal vision. Half of the...
France’s upcoming Hyères International Fashion, Photography and Accessories Festival  (April 23-27) turns thirty-five this year. Like the stylish world it celebrates, the finalists are making their mark with diversity, original materials, artisanal expertise and personal vision. Half of the shortlisted designers, five out of ten, are from France, which shows a marked increase. The rest,...
Mikimoto and Comme des Garçons Unveil Fine Jewellery Collaboration
For the first time in Comme des Garçons' history, fashion designer Rei Kawakubo – the mastermind...
For the first time in Comme des Garçons' history, fashion designer Rei Kawakubo – the mastermind behind both the label and Dover Street Market concept stores – has created a fine jewellery capsule collection using Mikimoto pearls.The collection represents the first stage of a two-year partnership...
For the first time in Comme des Garçons' history, fashion designer Rei Kawakubo – the mastermind behind both the label and Dover Street Market concept stores – has created a fine jewellery capsule collection using Mikimoto pearls.The collection represents the first stage of a two-year partnership between the two brands and aims at blending Kawakubo’s avant-garde approach with the heritage of...
Jean-Paul Gaultier's Last Show
By Gianluca Cantaro
L'Enfant Terrible de la mode never stops to surprise. He dropped the bomb announcing over social...
By Gianluca Cantaro
By Gianluca Cantaro
L'Enfant Terrible de la mode never stops to surprise. He dropped the bomb announcing over social media that this 50th anniversary Haute Couture show would've been the last, shaking up the whole fashion system. Then, continuing with his subtle approach, he started the celebration with the (fake)...
L'Enfant Terrible de la mode never stops to surprise. He dropped the bomb announcing over social media that this 50th anniversary Haute Couture show would've been the last, shaking up the whole fashion system. Then, continuing with his subtle approach, he started the celebration with the (fake) funeral scene from William Klein's 1966 movie "Who Are You, Polly Maggoo?." Lights down, curtain up...