REVIEWKent State University held its graduate fashion show in the campus’s Rockwell Hall last week, or more accurately it held its four shows: Thursday night’s preview show which is also streamed globally to the School’s satellite campuses; the Friday night awards show, Saturday afternoon’s matinee […]

If you are a people person and love to help others achieve their goals as well as work in a fashion-oriented environment, why not consider working as a recruiter in fashion and retail? Many influential fashion companies employ in-house recruiters that are responsible for hiring the right candidates […]

INTERVIEW The world of fashion is subject to constant change. Just a decade ago, journalists eyed the first competition from bloggers critically. Just when they had established themselves, influencers followed and the game started all over again. There is always much outrage when it is revealed what […]

The annual Graduate Fashion week is an exceptionally important event for all fashion students to have in their fashion events calendar. It is the time when industry professionals take note of the young talent coming out of university, showcasing their abilities, skills and efforts. It’s a chance to […]

The 2019 NewGen talents have been announced by the British Fashion Council and includes support for Ahluwalia Studio, Art School, Asai, Bethany Williams, Bianca Saunders, Paria Farzaneh, Roker and Stefan Cooke for the first time. Existing NewGen recipients A Cold Wall, Alighieri, Charles Jeffrey Loverboy, […]

INTERVIEWJ.R. Campbell, the former director of the Fashion School at Kent State University, which is rated number four in the country within a university which is recognized as an Ohio Center of Excellence, has a new project. If you build it they will come, goes the adage, and in this spirit a 44.5 […]

Graduate Fashion Week (GFW) has confirmed that Gap will sponsor the coveted International Fashion Award catwalk show for 2019. The International Fashion Award started with four universities just six years ago, and for the 2019 edition students from 40 international universities including leading design […]

Joe’s Blackbook scholarship, the non-profit initiative created by Joe Medved to support emerging design talent, has another successful year in the books. The 2019 competition’s Final Round party was held at the Compagnie des Vins Surnaturels wine bar in lower Manhattan last Thursday. While the DJ entertained […]

The Fashion Institute of Technology in New York has announced a collaboration with technology giant IBM to spur industry transformation with the aim to build a creative fashion workforce of the future. FIT, which is part of the State University of New York, will leverage IBM's AI for fashion capabilities […]

INTERVIEW Austrian fiber company Lenzing Group, best known for its brands Tencel, Veocel and EcoVero, joined forces with Belgian chemical group Solvay to create a new sustainable fabric combining Tencel-branded lyocell fibers and Solvay’s Amni Soul Eco, the first polyamide 6.6 yarn designed to decompose […]