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...
In Fashion’s Shoes
By Frédéric Martin-Bernard
The Musée des Arts Décoratifs in Paris is hosting a brilliant exhibition on shoes from all around...
By Frédéric Martin-Bernard
By Frédéric Martin-Bernard
The Musée des Arts Décoratifs in Paris is hosting a brilliant exhibition on shoes from all around the world, from the Middle Ages until today.Footprint stickers gradually converging in the same direction – at the entrance to the MAD (Musée des Arts Décoratifs) in Paris, these stickers are perfect...
The Musée des Arts Décoratifs in Paris is hosting a brilliant exhibition on shoes from all around the world, from the Middle Ages until today.Footprint stickers gradually converging in the same direction – at the entrance to the MAD (Musée des Arts Décoratifs) in Paris, these stickers are perfect to guide the visitor to the museum’s latest exhibition, dedicated to footwear from all over the...
Medea: Small Bags for Powerful Women
By Elisa Carassai
Camilla and Giulia Venturini aren’t your average designers. Hailing from the Garda region in the...
By Elisa Carassai
Camilla and Giulia Venturini aren’t your average designers. Hailing from the Garda region in the north of Italy, the 31-year-old design duo (and twin sisters) have recently risen to popularity due to the launch of their increasingly visible Instagram-friendly Medea bags.Counting Rihanna, Petra...
Camilla and Giulia Venturini aren’t your average designers. Hailing from the Garda region in the north of Italy, the 31-year-old design duo (and twin sisters) have recently risen to popularity due to the launch of their increasingly visible Instagram-friendly Medea bags.Counting Rihanna, Petra Collins, Dev Hynes, and Kaia Gerber as fans of the brand, the bags have been spotted on the arms of...
Sotheby's to Auction Chanel Collection Online
By Elisa Carassai
Seldom one might have the possibility of participating in private auctions as they are often...
By Elisa Carassai
Seldom one might have the possibility of participating in private auctions as they are often reserved to industry insiders or avid collectors, yet Chanel and Sotheby’s are making it happen.From November 29th to December 5th, the French luxury house will be releasing a selected number of designs...
Seldom one might have the possibility of participating in private auctions as they are often reserved to industry insiders or avid collectors, yet Chanel and Sotheby’s are making it happen.From November 29th to December 5th, the French luxury house will be releasing a selected number of designs at an online auction organized by the renowned fine art and luxury dealer.An array of 177 Chanel...
Gabrielle Caunesil Launches La Semaine Paris
By Elisa Carassai
How do you unite a set of women who all have diverse backgrounds, nationalities, and values? This...
By Elisa Carassai
How do you unite a set of women who all have diverse backgrounds, nationalities, and values? This is one of the questions which Gabrielle Caunesil, model and Unicef Italia NEXT Gen member, asked herself ahead of the launch of her lifestyle brand, La Semaine Paris.The digital brand stems from a...
How do you unite a set of women who all have diverse backgrounds, nationalities, and values? This is one of the questions which Gabrielle Caunesil, model and Unicef Italia NEXT Gen member, asked herself ahead of the launch of her lifestyle brand, La Semaine Paris.The digital brand stems from a need to connect women across the globe and create an online community which will fuel an exchange of...
In Goude We Trust!
By Elisa Carassai
If you are familiar with the stellar album artwork that helped propel pop-culture icon Grace...
By Elisa Carassai
By Elisa Carassai
If you are familiar with the stellar album artwork that helped propel pop-culture icon Grace Jones into the solar system of the music industry, then you probably know who Jean-Paul Goude is.From film, still images, and drawings to cut-up ektachromes, Goude has built a reputation as a pioneer of...
If you are familiar with the stellar album artwork that helped propel pop-culture icon Grace Jones into the solar system of the music industry, then you probably know who Jean-Paul Goude is.From film, still images, and drawings to cut-up ektachromes, Goude has built a reputation as a pioneer of experimentation over his outstanding thirty-year career in the creative industry.The exhibit, which...
Armani Keeps Surprising
By Gianluca Cantaro
“Today, you can see Giorgio Armani’s iconic style almost everywhere. I’m very happy and proud...
By Gianluca Cantaro
By Gianluca Cantaro
“Today, you can see Giorgio Armani’s iconic style almost everywhere. I’m very happy and proud that my aesthetic has become part of everyone’s lifestyle, but I feel that the real duty for a designer like me is to keep surprising the audience and the customers with something new and exciting that...
“Today, you can see Giorgio Armani’s iconic style almost everywhere. I’m very happy and proud that my aesthetic has become part of everyone’s lifestyle, but I feel that the real duty for a designer like me is to keep surprising the audience and the customers with something new and exciting that you would never expect,” stated the designer at the press conference before his pre-Fall 2020/21 show...
Inside Chanel’s Eco Investment
By Sofia Celeste
Medford, Massachusetts--A fifteen minute Uber ride north of Boston, past food chains like Dunkin’...
By Sofia Celeste
Medford, Massachusetts--A fifteen minute Uber ride north of Boston, past food chains like Dunkin’ Donuts, tucked into a suburb about 3,500 miles away from the Paris runways, lies a relatively unknown startup that recently received an investment from Chanel, one of the most famous and notoriously...
Medford, Massachusetts--A fifteen minute Uber ride north of Boston, past food chains like Dunkin’ Donuts, tucked into a suburb about 3,500 miles away from the Paris runways, lies a relatively unknown startup that recently received an investment from Chanel, one of the most famous and notoriously secretive luxury goods makers in the world.Evolved by Nature’s headquarters, an office like any...