JW Anderson Launches Tom of Finland-Inspired Capsule
By Elisa Carassai
Officially launching on June 22nd, is London-based...
By Elisa Carassai
Officially launching on June 22nd, is London-based designer JW Anderson limited-edition capsule collection inspired by Tom of Finland.   This isn't the first time Anderson has launched a limited-edition collaboration featuring a prominent artist,...
Officially launching on June 22nd, is London-based designer JW Anderson limited-edition capsule collection inspired by Tom of Finland.   This isn't the first time Anderson has launched a limited-edition collaboration featuring a prominent artist, his previous capsules include partnerships with Gilbert & George, Larry Clarke and Ian David Baker,...
MATCHESFASHION Launches Fashion Trust Arabia Winning Collections
By Elisa Carassai
Launching today on MATCHESFASHION are the SS20 collections from the winning designers of Fashion...
By Elisa Carassai
Launching today on MATCHESFASHION are the SS20 collections from the winning designers of Fashion Trust Arabia 2019. The initiative was launched in 2018, under the patronage of HH Sheikha Moza Bint Nasser as Honorary Chair and co-Chaired by HE Sheikha Al-Mayassa bint Hamad Al-Thani and Tania...
Launching today on MATCHESFASHION are the SS20 collections from the winning designers of Fashion Trust Arabia 2019. The initiative was launched in 2018, under the patronage of HH Sheikha Moza Bint Nasser as Honorary Chair and co-Chaired by HE Sheikha Al-Mayassa bint Hamad Al-Thani and Tania Fares, Founder of Fashion Trust. Mirroring the UK's BFC Fashion Trust, the program strives to extend the...
Rip it Up and Start Again: Meet Ottolinger
By Alice Ierace
Founded by Swiss designers Christa Bösch and Cosima Gadient, Berlin-based fashion label...
By Alice Ierace
Founded by Swiss designers Christa Bösch and Cosima Gadient, Berlin-based fashion label OTTOLINGER garnered a real cult-following in just under five short years. "Fashion was for both of us a mystery - more like a dream and something unreachable in Switzerland. There was no social media – and...
Founded by Swiss designers Christa Bösch and Cosima Gadient, Berlin-based fashion label OTTOLINGER garnered a real cult-following in just under five short years. "Fashion was for both of us a mystery - more like a dream and something unreachable in Switzerland. There was no social media – and fashion magazines were only available in selected stores - not in the mountain newspaper store. But we...
Givenchy Appoints Matthew M. Williams As Creative Director
By Rebecca Hitchon
 Luxury brand Givenchy has announced the appointment...
By Rebecca Hitchon
 Luxury brand Givenchy has announced the appointment of American designer and founder of luxury streetwear label 1017 Alyx 9SM Matthew M. Williams as the House’s new creative director. Starting from June 16th, Williams will take on all creative...
 Luxury brand Givenchy has announced the appointment of American designer and founder of luxury streetwear label 1017 Alyx 9SM Matthew M. Williams as the House’s new creative director. Starting from June 16th, Williams will take on all creative responsibilities for women’s and men’s collections, whilst also independently designing for the Alyx...
Bagging it: ODP Collection
By Elisa Carassai
Allison Hoeltzel on her new ODP collection, the future of...
By Elisa Carassai
By Elisa Carassai
Allison Hoeltzel on her new ODP collection, the future of the brand – and why her grandfather is her greatest inspiration.   Accessories designer Allison Hoeltzel’s career story is no fashion fairy-tale. Although she is now a successful accessories...
Allison Hoeltzel on her new ODP collection, the future of the brand – and why her grandfather is her greatest inspiration.   Accessories designer Allison Hoeltzel’s career story is no fashion fairy-tale. Although she is now a successful accessories designer, with her collections stocked by the likes of Moda Operandi and Goop, she had never...
Calvin Luo: the New School's Sensible Romantic
By Robin Torres
Since launching his label in 2014, Chinese designer Calvin...
By Robin Torres
Since launching his label in 2014, Chinese designer Calvin Luo has garnered much attention. In part due to his skilled exploration of couture techniques and what's been described as "a sophistication beyond his years", Luo's collections and shows have also...
Since launching his label in 2014, Chinese designer Calvin Luo has garnered much attention. In part due to his skilled exploration of couture techniques and what's been described as "a sophistication beyond his years", Luo's collections and shows have also been noteworthy in that - while aesthetically modern - they feel classic in their cohesiveness,...
The LF Markey Success Story
By Jessica Bumpus
By now, it’s well documented and widely known that London...
By Jessica Bumpus
By Jessica Bumpus
By now, it’s well documented and widely known that London is a fashion capital brimming with talent, creativity and exciting designers. Historically, its resume speaks for itself. But it’s also well known that so often, many of those designers and new...
By now, it’s well documented and widely known that London is a fashion capital brimming with talent, creativity and exciting designers. Historically, its resume speaks for itself. But it’s also well known that so often, many of those designers and new names don’t and can’t survive, gone as quickly as the hype that surrounds them. The current economic...
Meet Halpern’s Fashion Escapism
By Alice Ierace
“I wasn’t one of those people who knew I always wanted to be a designer.  I always loved clothes,...
By Alice Ierace
“I wasn’t one of those people who knew I always wanted to be a designer.  I always loved clothes, and the idea of fashion from a young age; my mother is superbly glamorous and had great style,” tells us Michael Halpern, founder of the eponymous brand Halpern.“I loved fashion magazines, and...
“I wasn’t one of those people who knew I always wanted to be a designer.  I always loved clothes, and the idea of fashion from a young age; my mother is superbly glamorous and had great style,” tells us Michael Halpern, founder of the eponymous brand Halpern.“I loved fashion magazines, and listening to my mother and her friends talk about what life was like in the 1970s of New York, it was a...
Cult Scandi Brand Cecilie Bahnsen Debuts Shoe Collection With Charles Keith
By Elisa Carassai
Joining forces this week are designers Charles & Keith and Cecile Bahnsen, who collaborated on an...
By Elisa Carassai
Joining forces this week are designers Charles & Keith and Cecile Bahnsen, who collaborated on an exciting shoe line inspired by traditional school-wear. The collection features some of the most classic Charles & Keith shapes and silhouettes which are reinterpreted by Bahnsen and finished with...
Joining forces this week are designers Charles & Keith and Cecile Bahnsen, who collaborated on an exciting shoe line inspired by traditional school-wear. The collection features some of the most classic Charles & Keith shapes and silhouettes which are reinterpreted by Bahnsen and finished with her signature brooch. Four various styles are featured including three Mary Jane designs and a...
Meryll Rogge’s Last Days of Disco
By Elisa Carassai
New York has always been a source of inspiration for...
By Elisa Carassai
New York has always been a source of inspiration for creatives. From writers, to artists, poets and designers, the city that never sleeps always seems to provide the right canvas for the creation of the most exciting ventures.   One of these...
New York has always been a source of inspiration for creatives. From writers, to artists, poets and designers, the city that never sleeps always seems to provide the right canvas for the creation of the most exciting ventures.   One of these creatives is 35-year-old Meryll Rogge. A former student of Walter Van Beirendock at Antwerp’s Academy...
Pyer Moss Discloses Plans for a Drive-In Event for NYFW
By Elisa Carassai
While the future of the fashion show is still uncertain, it seems that, as of late, designers are...
By Elisa Carassai
While the future of the fashion show is still uncertain, it seems that, as of late, designers are trying to find ways of engaging with their audience in the most creative ways.One of these is American designer Kerby Jean Raymond of Pyer Moss, who just announced he would be presenting his film...
While the future of the fashion show is still uncertain, it seems that, as of late, designers are trying to find ways of engaging with their audience in the most creative ways.One of these is American designer Kerby Jean Raymond of Pyer Moss, who just announced he would be presenting his film ‘American Also,’ a feature film documenting the two years leading up to the boundary-pushing Pyer Moss...
NYNNE’s Nordic Heritage
By Alice Ierace
“I have always been a creative soul since I was little, in...
By Alice Ierace
By Alice Ierace
“I have always been a creative soul since I was little, in many different aspects, drawing, sewing and dancing. I have always been interested in design being a way of free expression. Fashion is a language; it reveals a lot about you as a person and how...
“I have always been a creative soul since I was little, in many different aspects, drawing, sewing and dancing. I have always been interested in design being a way of free expression. Fashion is a language; it reveals a lot about you as a person and how you want to express yourself,” tells us Nynne Kunde, founder of her eponymous brand...
Designers Share a Proposal For Rewriting Fashion
By Alice Ierace
A group of independent designers, executives and retailers...
By Alice Ierace
A group of independent designers, executives and retailers from around the world has shared a proposal for the global fashion industry to rethink how the industry could and should work. The Covid-19 crisis has made the need for change within fashion more...
A group of independent designers, executives and retailers from around the world has shared a proposal for the global fashion industry to rethink how the industry could and should work. The Covid-19 crisis has made the need for change within fashion more urgent than ever whilst also providing a powerful opening for dialogue and a rewiring of the system...
BFC Announces The Recipients of The Foundation Fashion Fund
By Alice Ierace
The British Fashion Council has announced the first round of recipients of the BFC...
By Alice Ierace
The British Fashion Council has announced the first round of recipients of the BFC Foundation Fashion Fund supporting creative fashion businesses and individuals to survive the Covid-19 crisis. Thanks to the fund, financial support will be given to 37 British designer businesses, with grants...
The British Fashion Council has announced the first round of recipients of the BFC Foundation Fashion Fund supporting creative fashion businesses and individuals to survive the Covid-19 crisis. Thanks to the fund, financial support will be given to 37 British designer businesses, with grants taken from the £1,000,000 emergency fund, allocated to viable businesses depending on their urgency and...
Mary Katrantzou Makes A Statement With Mary Mare
By Elisa Carassai
Approximately a year ago, Greek yet London-based designer Mary Katrantzou was getting ready to...
By Elisa Carassai
Approximately a year ago, Greek yet London-based designer Mary Katrantzou was getting ready to market her new resort collection Mary Mare. Who would’ve ever guessed that a year later, she’d be launching it in the face of a global pandemic?“It was designed primarily because we wanted a capsule...
Approximately a year ago, Greek yet London-based designer Mary Katrantzou was getting ready to market her new resort collection Mary Mare. Who would’ve ever guessed that a year later, she’d be launching it in the face of a global pandemic?“It was designed primarily because we wanted a capsule that is an all year round collection that will allow us to build staple silhouettes, looking to the...