By Jessica Bumpus
“For me, they are like short evening dresses,” said Nensi Dojaka of her collage-cut-and-paste...
By Jessica Bumpus
“For me, they are like short evening dresses,” said Nensi Dojaka of her collage-cut-and-paste debut collection, which takes its cues from lingerie. The Albanian designer had first studied the category at London College of Fashion before embarking on her MA at Central Saint Martins from which her...
“For me, they are like short evening dresses,” said Nensi Dojaka of her collage-cut-and-paste debut collection, which takes its cues from lingerie. The Albanian designer had first studied the category at London College of Fashion before embarking on her MA at Central Saint Martins from which her final collection has now become a fully-fledged brand. One that made quite the impact during London...
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By Jessica Bumpus
“For me, they are like short evening dresses,” said Nensi Dojaka of her collage-cut-and-paste...
By Jessica Bumpus
“For me, they are like short evening dresses,” said Nensi Dojaka of her collage-cut-and-paste debut collection, which takes its cues from lingerie. The Albanian designer had first studied the category at London College of Fashion before embarking on her MA at Central Saint Martins from which her...
“For me, they are like short evening dresses,” said Nensi Dojaka of her collage-cut-and-paste debut collection, which takes its cues from lingerie. The Albanian designer had first studied the category at London College of Fashion before embarking on her MA at Central Saint Martins from which her final collection has now become a fully-fledged brand. One that made quite the impact during London...
By Jessica Bumpus
“For me, they are like short evening dresses,” said Nensi Dojaka of her collage-cut-and-paste...
By Jessica Bumpus
“For me, they are like short evening dresses,” said Nensi Dojaka of her collage-cut-and-paste debut collection, which takes its cues from lingerie.   The Albanian designer had first studied the category at London College of Fashion before embarking on her MA at Central Saint Martins from which...
“For me, they are like short evening dresses,” said Nensi Dojaka of her collage-cut-and-paste debut collection, which takes its cues from lingerie.   The Albanian designer had first studied the category at London College of Fashion before embarking on her MA at Central Saint Martins from which her final collection has now become a fully-fledged brand. One that made quite the impact during...
Closing the Gender Gap
By Sofia Celeste
“If women entrepreneurs participated equally in the economy, the GDP would go up by $5 trillion....
By Sofia Celeste
By Sofia Celeste
“If women entrepreneurs participated equally in the economy, the GDP would go up by $5 trillion. That is good for business; that is good for our economy, and that’s common sense,” said designer Tori Burch in her acceptance speech at the 2019 Glamour Woman of the Year awards on Monday.Burch, who...
“If women entrepreneurs participated equally in the economy, the GDP would go up by $5 trillion. That is good for business; that is good for our economy, and that’s common sense,” said designer Tori Burch in her acceptance speech at the 2019 Glamour Woman of the Year awards on Monday.Burch, who recently launched Embrace Ambition, an image series that shines a spotlight on the ways women are...
Exploring Femininity’s Many Facets with Nensi Dojaka
By Jessica Bumpus
“For me, they are like short evening dresses,” said Nensi Dojaka of her collage-cut-and-paste...
By Jessica Bumpus
“For me, they are like short evening dresses,” said Nensi Dojaka of her collage-cut-and-paste debut collection, which takes its cues from lingerie.The Albanian designer had first studied the category at London College of Fashion before embarking on her MA at Central Saint Martins from which her...
“For me, they are like short evening dresses,” said Nensi Dojaka of her collage-cut-and-paste debut collection, which takes its cues from lingerie.The Albanian designer had first studied the category at London College of Fashion before embarking on her MA at Central Saint Martins from which her final collection has now become a fully-fledged brand. One that made quite the impact during London...
K-Beauty’s Strong Momentum
By NOWFASHION
According to an industry report by Allied Market Research published last week, the global...
By NOWFASHION
According to an industry report by Allied Market Research published last week, the global K-beauty (Korean beauty) products industry generated $9.3 billion in 2018 and is expected to reach $21.8 billion by 2026, registering a CAGR (compound annual growth rate) of 11.3% from 2019 to 2026.The...
According to an industry report by Allied Market Research published last week, the global K-beauty (Korean beauty) products industry generated $9.3 billion in 2018 and is expected to reach $21.8 billion by 2026, registering a CAGR (compound annual growth rate) of 11.3% from 2019 to 2026.The exponentially growing high demand for Korean beauty products is driven by a demand for organic personal...
Shop Till You Digitally Drop
By NOWFASHION
‘Tis the season to be (online) shopping: the upcoming holiday season is responsible for as much...
By NOWFASHION
‘Tis the season to be (online) shopping: the upcoming holiday season is responsible for as much as 30 percent of a retailer’s sales for the year, and, according to official data published by McKinsey & Co., this percentage is likely to rise.A recent retail report published by the company shows...
‘Tis the season to be (online) shopping: the upcoming holiday season is responsible for as much as 30 percent of a retailer’s sales for the year, and, according to official data published by McKinsey & Co., this percentage is likely to rise.A recent retail report published by the company shows almost a third of shoppers are expected to spend more this year than last – with digital-savvy...
No Lonely Hearts on Alibaba's Singles' Day
By Sofia Celeste
A day that will never be forgotten, 11/11, which also marks the November 11th armistice that...
By Sofia Celeste
A day that will never be forgotten, 11/11, which also marks the November 11th armistice that ended World War I, is also now known in China as the biggest retail of the year, if not the world. It’s basically China’s Black Friday just more massive, like “crazy, rich, Asian”-style massive. For...
A day that will never be forgotten, 11/11, which also marks the November 11th armistice that ended World War I, is also now known in China as the biggest retail of the year, if not the world. It’s basically China’s Black Friday just more massive, like “crazy, rich, Asian”-style massive. For starters, the bonanza kicked off festivities with a Taylor Swift concert and generates some serious coin...
Lindbergh Film Debuts
By NOWFASHION
“Naomi, I love you from head to toe – now get the fuck down here. I need two more shots,” Peter...
By NOWFASHION
By NOWFASHION
“Naomi, I love you from head to toe – now get the fuck down here. I need two more shots,” Peter Lindbergh once shouted candidly at Naomi Campbell, before jumping into a pool beside her during a photo shoot, to help ease her fear of the water.The late-photographer who died earlier this year was...
“Naomi, I love you from head to toe – now get the fuck down here. I need two more shots,” Peter Lindbergh once shouted candidly at Naomi Campbell, before jumping into a pool beside her during a photo shoot, to help ease her fear of the water.The late-photographer who died earlier this year was probably one of the only people who was allowed to joke with the supermodel that way.“I was terrible....
The Power of Second-Hand Clothing
By Elisabeta Tudor
Is resale the new retail? The answer is yes: according to ThredUp’s 2019 resale report, the...
By Elisabeta Tudor
Is resale the new retail? The answer is yes: according to ThredUp’s 2019 resale report, the second-hand apparel market is growing 21x faster than the primary market, making it an interesting business for brands to invest in. The numbers are promising: by 2028, the used-fashion market is set to...
Is resale the new retail? The answer is yes: according to ThredUp’s 2019 resale report, the second-hand apparel market is growing 21x faster than the primary market, making it an interesting business for brands to invest in. The numbers are promising: by 2028, the used-fashion market is set to skyrocket in value to $64 billion, while fast-fashion will only reach $44 billion. ThredUp’s...
An Autumn of Collabs
By NOWFASHION
Adidas is blending its trio of sporty stripes with the knotted Prada ropes. The collaboration of...
By NOWFASHION
By NOWFASHION
Adidas is blending its trio of sporty stripes with the knotted Prada ropes. The collaboration of the season, Prada, Adidas, and Adidas Original made it official Thursday, announcing “#Pradaforadidas @adidas @adidasoriginals. Coming soon," with a simple captioned photo on...
Adidas is blending its trio of sporty stripes with the knotted Prada ropes. The collaboration of the season, Prada, Adidas, and Adidas Original made it official Thursday, announcing “#Pradaforadidas @adidas @adidasoriginals. Coming soon," with a simple captioned photo on Instagram.PY_LEAKS by PY_RATES originally leaked the news, saying that the sneakers will be called “adidas Prada...
Chanel: Creating an Empire
By Sofia Celeste
As speculation continues to swirl that luxury goods maker Chanel is pondering an IPO or a merger...
By Sofia Celeste
By Sofia Celeste
As speculation continues to swirl that luxury goods maker Chanel is pondering an IPO or a merger with one of its larger peers (a rumour that the house has continuously denied), it is expanding at an accelerated rate into new territories.Over the last two years, Chanel has also gone on a buying...
As speculation continues to swirl that luxury goods maker Chanel is pondering an IPO or a merger with one of its larger peers (a rumour that the house has continuously denied), it is expanding at an accelerated rate into new territories.Over the last two years, Chanel has also gone on a buying spree, expanding its portfolio outside its fashion & accessories, eyewear, fragrance, skincare,...
Exploring Gender through Identity and Migration
By NOWFASHION
Until November 10th, the Paris-based contemporary art space La Galerie will host the +50...
By NOWFASHION
Until November 10th, the Paris-based contemporary art space La Galerie will host the +50 EXHIBITION, a group exhibition dedicated to exploring the concepts of migration and identity and their place in our society by addressing and questioning the subject of gender and sexual identity.Curated by...
Until November 10th, the Paris-based contemporary art space La Galerie will host the +50 EXHIBITION, a group exhibition dedicated to exploring the concepts of migration and identity and their place in our society by addressing and questioning the subject of gender and sexual identity.Curated by Mehdi Dakhli, founder of traveling gallery Contempo, the exhibit reflects on the 50th anniversary of...
Guo Pei & the Accidental Art of Courting Attention
By Jessica Bumpus
“Celebrities are the fashion trend-setters of today,” said Guo Pei, the Chinese couturier who...
By Jessica Bumpus
“Celebrities are the fashion trend-setters of today,” said Guo Pei, the Chinese couturier who ought to know. Rihanna wore what become an internet meme of a dress, the Yellow Queen gown, to the Met Ball in 2015 and suddenly Pei was thrust on to the world’s stage. “Many young people look up to...
“Celebrities are the fashion trend-setters of today,” said Guo Pei, the Chinese couturier who ought to know. Rihanna wore what become an internet meme of a dress, the Yellow Queen gown, to the Met Ball in 2015 and suddenly Pei was thrust on to the world’s stage. “Many young people look up to celebrities as their role models. I feel their strong social influence also comes with great...
Equality and Independence Reigned in Dubai
By Maura Madeddu
“The Middle East is striving to give women a sense of security and also to empower those who...
By Maura Madeddu
“The Middle East is striving to give women a sense of security and also to empower those who still don’t have a voice because of ancient stigmas or a lack of communication,” said Nour Zaghloul, co-founder of Female First Sessions, a platform created in 2018 to support and celebrate women’s talent...
“The Middle East is striving to give women a sense of security and also to empower those who still don’t have a voice because of ancient stigmas or a lack of communication,” said Nour Zaghloul, co-founder of Female First Sessions, a platform created in 2018 to support and celebrate women’s talent in the Middle East. “We wanted to break barriers between industries and people by creating safe...
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Propelling Arab Fashion Talent
By Maura Madeddu
A pioneer of the Dubai fashion scene, Bong Guerrero left Manila at 17 and studied in California,...
By Maura Madeddu
A pioneer of the Dubai fashion scene, Bong Guerrero left Manila at 17 and studied in California, before ending up in Dubai in 1990 – just as the region’s fashion scene began to emerge. After opening his own perfumery and working in event planning, he realised that there was an opportunity to...
A pioneer of the Dubai fashion scene, Bong Guerrero left Manila at 17 and studied in California, before ending up in Dubai in 1990 – just as the region’s fashion scene began to emerge. After opening his own perfumery and working in event planning, he realised that there was an opportunity to develop fresh talent, yet there was no real platform to showcase said talent on an international stage....
YSL on the Auction Block
By Jessica Bumpus
Yves Saint Laurent’s embroidered jacket inspired by Vincent van Gogh’s “Sunflowers” painting is...
By Jessica Bumpus
By Jessica Bumpus
Yves Saint Laurent’s embroidered jacket inspired by Vincent van Gogh’s “Sunflowers” painting is going up for auction at Christie’s in Paris next month.One of the world’s most expensive items, according to the Fashion Network, the bright yellow jacket took more than 600 hours to make and was part...
Yves Saint Laurent’s embroidered jacket inspired by Vincent van Gogh’s “Sunflowers” painting is going up for auction at Christie’s in Paris next month.One of the world’s most expensive items, according to the Fashion Network, the bright yellow jacket took more than 600 hours to make and was part of Saint Laurent’s 1988 Spring/Summer collection, modelled at the time by Naomi Campbell.It is...
The Challenge of a Comeback
Google Unveils Scent-Recognizing AI
In Lagos Designer Impact Grows
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Hass Idriss Fashion Forward 2019 Dubai
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Virtual Fashion: From Gaming to the Runway
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