If ever proof was needed that there is no hard and fast rule to business success, then Gandys is arguably a case in point. The company was founded in 2012 by brothers Rob and Paul Forkan who have thrown the rule books of how to set up and run a fashion business out of the window and are demonstrating […]

A new partnership between the U.N., UBM Fashion, ReMode, and SheTrades launched at Coterie with a prosecco toast and a special installation featuring brands which promote the initiative’s Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). The UN’s Sustainable Development Goals' Conscious Fashion Campaign aims to […]

The Governor of California has signed an executive order to make the state carbon neutral by December 2045. It marks one of the world’s most ambitious climate policies, that will impact consumers and business on national and international levels. The new law requires the world’s fifth largest economy […]

Seventeen students from San Francisco’s Academy of Art University, the largest private university of art and design in the U.S., showcased their graduate collections on Saturday night at NYFW. The runway communicated freedom of expression framed within a respect for technique and a focus on textiles […]

Parsons is accustomed to steering the course of fashion––its Masters program was the first in the U.S. when it enrolled Generation 1 in 2010––and Generation 7’s group showcased in Friday’s show whose front row included Donna Karan, donor of the initial endowment to help spearhead the program, did not […]

Levi Strauss & Co. has become the latest American fashion brand to take a political stance. The denim brand’s cause of choice is gun violence, and CEO Chip Bergh has made views clear. "You may wonder why a company that doesn't manufacture or sell guns is wading into this issue," he wrote in a Fortune […]

International showcase for emerging talent Fashion Scout has named the three designers who will take part in its collaborative Ones to Watch spring/summer 2019 showcase in the vestibule catwalk hall at the Freemasons’ Hall location during London Fashion Week. The three designers taking part in the group […]

This year’s PCA Vision design competition, which encourages promising fashion designers to take workwear to the next level, saw the strongest entrants to date, with designs created for firemen, lifeguards, engineers and even McDonald’s staff, and Bedford College’s Summer Gill impressed judges with her […]