Design Academy Eindhoven (DAE) has announced the appointment of director, art and education innovator, conductor and performing musician Raf De Keninck as its new Director of education and research. The company said in a statement that he joins the three-person executive board, alongside the Creative […]

BOOK REVIEW Peering into the crystal ball and trying to spot the colours and shapes that consumers will swoon over in coming seasons is perhaps fashion‘s most obscure and fascinating occupation. The book, The Fashion Forecasters – A Hidden History of Color and Trend Prediction, seeks to demystify the […]

No matter how the fashion industry changes, jobs in retail are still one of the most posted vacancies here at FashionUnited. It may be that the shop environment will continue transforming as mobile shopping becomes more integrated into brick and mortar stores or that the job responsibilities of a store […]

The designer duo at the helm of Jil Sander will head the fashion department at the University of Applied Arts Vienna. Starting the new academic year, the couple Luke and Lucie Meier will succeed British designer Hussein Chalayan who departed after the graduation fashion show in June. A conscious approach […]

Polimoda announced yesterday its new master's degree in Knitwear design created in partnership with Missoni. It is a nine-month course from January 2020, presented with a video by Angela Missoni herself, president and creative director of the maison, live from the family atelier during the preparation […]

On the evening of 6th June, students and graduates of the class of 2019 of the University of Applied Arts Vienna presented around 240 outfits as part of their fashion show, for the first time in the University’s new atrium. A brand new magazine “Arachne – An Almanac on Clothing and Culture” was also […]

East London industry collaboration The Fashion District has launched two programmes for fashion and technology businesses, as part of its wider plans to make London the “global hub of fashion technology”. The first initiative, the Innovation Challenge Prize, is calling upon fashion and tech companies […]

Every time young fashion designer Hawa Adan Hassan makes a new gown for a paying customer, she also makes her dreams come true. "My whole life, fashion design was a dream," says the 23-year-old university student, who last year began running a cottage business out of her family's home in Hamarweyne, […]


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