INTERVIEW Everyone has a quote or a career tip that they've received, that they will never forget. What are the career tips that fashion professionals have had and what kind of tips do they have for others? In this new series, FashionUnited will share these tips with you. In this edition: Guillaume […]

Redress, the leading non-government organisation working to reduce fashion’s waste, has named its ten Redress Design Award 2020 finalists hailing from nine countries, including graduates from Central Saint Martins, London College of Fashion and Northumbria University. The competition, which challenges […]

While fashion students have transitioned to remote learning and museum exhibitions have been postponed, fashion schools’ museums from New York, California to Georgia have curated a number of online exhibitions to keep their communities inspired. Why not spend time on lockdown wisely and brush up on […]

The International Talent Support competition, which celebrates and promotes emerging designers, has named 36 finalists for its 2020 competition, and confirming that its event has been postponed from July to October 23, 2020, due to the coronavirus pandemic. More than 600 portfolios were received, said […]

European Commission has announced the 30 semi-finalists for its 2020 European Social Innovation Competition - ‘Reimagine Fashion’ that aims to place a spotlight on “early-stage” sustainable fashion innovations. 30 projects from 14 countries, including the UK, were selected from a field of 766 applications, […]

French fashion prize ANDAM is reshaping its 2020 edition in the wake of the coronavirus crisis to support French independent brands as it looks to “strengthen its support” of the industry. 2020 will be much more than a competition, explained organisers, instead ANDAM will act as an “accelerator of new […]

BACKGROUND All colleges and art academies in the Netherlands and Belgium are necessarily closed due to the corora virus. Fashion students receive only digital education. But how exactly does this work in this field, where everything revolves around the tactile experience and communication through materials? […]

LVMH Moët Hennessy Louis Vuitton has announced that its prestigious LVMH Prize for young fashion designers has been cancelled for 2020 due to the Covid-19 pandemic and instead the 300,000 Euro prize fund will be “distributed evenly” between the eight finalists that were announced in March. This means […]

Institut Français de la Mode has launched the second run of its free online fashion course, ‘Understanding Fashion: from Business to Culture’, on FutureLearn.com, the global social learning platform. The free online fashion course, which includes insights and video testimonials from the world’s leading […]

As New York City continues to fight Covid-19, the state’s governor, Andrew Cuomo officially pleaded to businesses last month to pitch in as there is a critical need for PPE (personal protective equipment). In response, Fashion Institute of Technology’s alumni, faculty and students have united together […]