London has long held the label as being a ‘hotbed’ for emerging fashion talent, designers from all over the world see London Fashion Week as the place to launch their career, and Fashion Scout has been front and centre for the past ten years. Ahead of this seasons showcase, FashionUnited sat down with […]

London - H&M Foundation has launched the third cycle of its annual Global Change Award, an initiative aimed at supporting early stage innovations focusing on sustainability. The annual competition now is open to all ideas and innovations which aim to accelerate the fashion industry's transition from […]

The Hong Kong Young Fashion Designers' Contest 2017 awards named Arto Wong Champion and winner of the "New Talent Award." Wong received a cash prize and a study trip abroad, including a visit to the Japanese design G.V.G.V. studio. Wong will also receive mentorship from Joyce Boutique, to develop a […]

London-based emerging designer platform Fashion Scout is teaming up with Asos to launch the 2017 Fashion Discovery competition, which will offer two winners the change to sell their collections on the Asos website. The competition, now in its second year, is aimed at supporting and nurturing emerging […]

London - British designer Kate Morris has been named the winner of the EcoChic Design Award 2017, following the sustainable competition grand final in Hong Kong, during Hong Kong Fashion Week. Founded by environmental and sustainable NGO Redress, the EcoChic Design Award 2017 generated applications […]

The Burberry Foundation have announced that they will award two grants to support teachers and students in disadvantaged communities across Yorkshire and the Humber, establishing a five year partnership. The luxury brand foundation is aiming to inspire and prepare young people for the world of work, […]

Christian Dior have launched a new digital initiative named ‘Love Chain’, with the hope of offering young Kenyan women an education. The french fashion house posted a three minute, black and white video on Youtube, Instagram, Twitter and Sina Weibo to launch the campaign, posing the question: “And you, […]

With the Jean School’s first alumni already having entered the workforce, FashionUnited contacted a few of them to catch up and take a moment to map out for which denim companies they currently work. This week a new alumni with a quick Q&A. Today Ardjoen Mahangoe, Founder at Arjuns Goods. Why did you […]