Can Blockchain Save the Fashion Industry?
By Elisabeta Tudor
The answer is no. However, it can force the industry to practice what it preaches. The fashion...
By Elisabeta Tudor
The answer is no. However, it can force the industry to practice what it preaches. The fashion industry, like many other retail sectors, is currently looking at the countless possibilities provided by blockchain technology to find sustainable solutions for their respective businesses. Today,...
The answer is no. However, it can force the industry to practice what it preaches. The fashion industry, like many other retail sectors, is currently looking at the countless possibilities provided by blockchain technology to find sustainable solutions for their respective businesses. Today, Paris hosted its first edition of the Circular Fashion Summit, during which industry players discussed...
The Sustainability Race
By Sofia Celeste
MILAN-Fellow French conglomerates Kering and LVMH Moët Hennessy Louis Vuitton have gone to...
By Sofia Celeste
By Sofia Celeste
MILAN-Fellow French conglomerates Kering and LVMH Moët Hennessy Louis Vuitton have gone to head-to-head for years – neck and neck on revenues and expanding their realm by jockeying for the jewels of the luxury world.  Today, with the Amazon ablaze and hurricanes angrily destroying entire...
MILAN-Fellow French conglomerates Kering and LVMH Moët Hennessy Louis Vuitton have gone to head-to-head for years – neck and neck on revenues and expanding their realm by jockeying for the jewels of the luxury world.  Today, with the Amazon ablaze and hurricanes angrily destroying entire communities, their race for a more sustainable future is ON more than ever. Both conglomerates are stepping...
Green Carpet Awards Endures
By Sofia Celeste
MILAN—Ensuring that there is a future for our children was a key message at the Green Carpet...
By Sofia Celeste
By Sofia Celeste
MILAN—Ensuring that there is a future for our children was a key message at the Green Carpet Fashion Awards. Now in its third edition, there is no stopping the sustainable fashion renaissance.  Adorned with Leonardo Da Vinci-era grape vines to honor the late artist’s 500th death anniversary,...
MILAN—Ensuring that there is a future for our children was a key message at the Green Carpet Fashion Awards. Now in its third edition, there is no stopping the sustainable fashion renaissance.  Adorned with Leonardo Da Vinci-era grape vines to honor the late artist’s 500th death anniversary, Milan’s La Scala opera house hosted pillars of the community like Stella McCartney and Valentino...
Sustainability: The Inditex Effect
By Sofia Celeste
MILAN--This summer, Zara’s parent company Inditex unveiled its ambitious plans to produce 100...
By Sofia Celeste
MILAN--This summer, Zara’s parent company Inditex unveiled its ambitious plans to produce 100 percent of all of its clothing with sustainable fabrics before 2025.  If Inditex does keep its promises, it could revolutionize the textile and clothing industry for good, rendering sustainable materials...
MILAN--This summer, Zara’s parent company Inditex unveiled its ambitious plans to produce 100 percent of all of its clothing with sustainable fabrics before 2025.  If Inditex does keep its promises, it could revolutionize the textile and clothing industry for good, rendering sustainable materials and components more affordable, especially in countries like Portugal, one of its major suppliers....
Sense and sustainability at LFW
By John-Michael O'Sullivan
There’s one buzzword that’s dominated almost every conversation at London’s shows this season....
By John-Michael O'Sullivan
By John-Michael O'Sullivan
There’s one buzzword that’s dominated almost every conversation at London’s shows this season. And it’s an unexpected one, given that it’s never been remotely fashionable before: sustainability.

So why now? Quite simply, because we’re at a tipping point. Just look at the global outcry about the...
There’s one buzzword that’s dominated almost every conversation at London’s shows this season. And it’s an unexpected one, given that it’s never been remotely fashionable before: sustainability.

So why now? Quite simply, because we’re at a tipping point. Just look at the global outcry about the burning of the Amazon rainforest, for one. Then there’s the rise of Extinction Rebellion, the...
ITS 19 Awards: Sustaining Fashion through Transformation
By Rebecca Voight
Garbage, “armchair nostalgia,” and migration are some of the inspirations of the winners of the...
By Rebecca Voight
Garbage, “armchair nostalgia,” and migration are some of the inspirations of the winners of the ITS (International Talent Support) fashion and accessories awards held on July 12. The annual one-day event, launched in 2002 by Barbara Franchin, attracts top style talent to Trieste, which is...
Garbage, “armchair nostalgia,” and migration are some of the inspirations of the winners of the ITS (International Talent Support) fashion and accessories awards held on July 12. The annual one-day event, launched in 2002 by Barbara Franchin, attracts top style talent to Trieste, which is situated on the Adriatic, a whipped cream dream of Austro-Hungarian history on Italy’s far eastern border....
Guru Jagat: “Clothing is a living altar to the modern woman”
By Elisabeta Tudor
What do spirituality and fashion have in common? Much more than you think.Guru Jagat, a Los...
By Elisabeta Tudor
What do spirituality and fashion have in common? Much more than you think.Guru Jagat, a Los Angeles-based poet, artist, yogi, entrepreneur, meditator, and author, has decided to explore the realms of fashion in a sustainable, ethical, and most of all, spiritual way – and chose Paris to do so....
What do spirituality and fashion have in common? Much more than you think.Guru Jagat, a Los Angeles-based poet, artist, yogi, entrepreneur, meditator, and author, has decided to explore the realms of fashion in a sustainable, ethical, and most of all, spiritual way – and chose Paris to do so. Partnering with Le Paradox, a sustainable showroom and ethical communication platform run by the young...
Sustainability Hype Hallmark of MFW
By Sofia Celeste
MILAN—From the industrial wasteland stage at Zegna to the plastic bottle-filled sea ceiling at...
By Sofia Celeste
MILAN—From the industrial wasteland stage at Zegna to the plastic bottle-filled sea ceiling at Marni... Milan’s Men’s Fashion Week, if anything, reminded us all of the damage man has inflicted on this planet. Marni Spring/Summer 2020 menswear show in Milan. Photo by Gio Staiano for NOWFASHION.But...
MILAN—From the industrial wasteland stage at Zegna to the plastic bottle-filled sea ceiling at Marni... Milan’s Men’s Fashion Week, if anything, reminded us all of the damage man has inflicted on this planet. Marni Spring/Summer 2020 menswear show in Milan. Photo by Gio Staiano for NOWFASHION.But in an ocean of vibrant prints and weather-resistant ensembles, how much of it can actually...
Concern for the Environment Prevails at NYFW
By Robin Torres
The planet’s health is at stake and some of this season’s designers made it their mission to...
By Robin Torres
The planet’s health is at stake and some of this season’s designers made it their mission to prioritize that concern when creating their collections. As obvious of an effort as it may seem, it’s an essential part of what designers, particularly those working with bigger labels, should take into...
The planet’s health is at stake and some of this season’s designers made it their mission to prioritize that concern when creating their collections. As obvious of an effort as it may seem, it’s an essential part of what designers, particularly those working with bigger labels, should take into consideration, now more than ever. In our day to day, it’s relatively easy to forget about how...