Hyokyoung Lee from Institut Français de la Mode, France and Hope Kemp-Hanson from Savannah College of Art and Design in America, were announced as the winners of the 2019 Adidas x Woolmark Performance Challenge. The annual competition challenges young designers to develop innovative, forward-thinking […]

IN DEPTH This is the second in a two-part report providing insight from recruiters and human resources leaders who have been invited for the latest in a series of sold-out salons hosted by Joe’s Blackbook. Part One yesterday detailed modern demands for flexibility, the cultural/generational divide, […]

IN DEPTH Introducing the third in his series of salons, Joe’s Blackbook founder Joe Medved, a connector in the fashion/retail/tech space, imagined the evening to be “a casual fireside chat” on all things HR and talent recruitment. But in the warmly lit minimal upper level of Lululemon Soho Loft the […]

A renowned jury will present the Design Your Life Talent Awards in Amsterdam on Thursday, October 3rd. An initiative created by Rambler Studios that celebrates and gives recognition to raw talent. Rambler Studios has been working with young people with a troubled past from Amsterdam for nine years. […]

The British Fashion Council (BFC) has unveiled its Fashion Studio Apprenticeship, as part of its Education Pillar, to mark the Government’s 400th new approved for use apprenticeship. Launched during a visit at Prendergast Vale School in Lewisham with BFC chief executive Caroline Rush, BFC ambassadorial […]

REVIEWOne of the few fashion schools to annually earn a runway spot in New York Fashion Week, and located on the opposite coast from the US industry hub, is the Academy of Art University, San Francisco. Nevertheless, it attracts an audience of fashion’s elite, lauded journalists from the old guard and […]

BACKGROUND Edinburgh College of Art graduate Maddie Williams took home First Prize in the Redress Design Award, the world’s largest sustainable fashion design competition that aims to put textile waste in the global spotlight by challenging emerging designers to created collections using sustainable […]

INTERVIEW Fashion and lifestyle retailer White Stuff has launched a new womenswear collection with Glasgow School of Art graduate Eve Campbell for autumn/winter 2019, as part of its ‘Nurtures Talent’ initiative, which highlights up-and-coming designers. Campbell’s “bold and fresh prints” inspired by […]