London - Asos Fashion Discovery, an emerging talent search competition launched by the e-tailer in April this year, has announced its 2016 winners: Elissa Poppy and Hanger Inc. Each winner will receive a bursary of 50,000 pounds, mentorship as well as being sold globally on Asos' e-commerce platform. […]

INTERVIEW The demand for knowledge about denim is growing and Denim City Academy in Amsterdam has therefore extended its range of available courses. Further to a three-year course, a number of individual courses and training-sessions were added to the curriculum, ranging from a one-day training programme […]

Peter Dundas was a Cavalli progeny having cut his teeth on the design team in the mid-aughts before moving to Pucci and then being invited back to Roberto Cavalli as creative director. Although it was hailed a homecoming, he was ousted last week after only 18 months. Also last week, Donatella Versace […]

If you believe that fashion comes in waves, then the current ‘denim trend’ is a tsunami – waves that pile up without ever receding. Denim has never been out – it just changes its appearance: as hippie trousers in the 60s, flared in the 70s, acid-washed in the 80s, baggy in the 90s, low-rise in the 2000s, […]

Outerwear luxury label Moncler is set to kick off its latest project, Moncler Freeze for Frieze this Friday in support of creative talent. For its latest project, the Italian label teamed up with The Royal College of Arts and asked artists, fashion designers, musicians, performers, as well a number […]

In order for UK fashion to keep up with the “digital revolution transforming the industry” they will need to create 50-60,000 technical and analytical fashion retail roles in the next five year, according to a recent report from the Fashion Retail Academy and OC&C Strategy Consultants. The ‘Fast Forwarding […]

The city of Florence celebrated the inauguration of the new Istituto Marangoni School of Fashion & Art under the management of Fabio Siddu this week. The official opening of the new premises, which took place on Wednesday, was marked by a dance and light performance from the Compagnia Cafelule. The […]

London - ​UK designer Tom Cridland is aiming to give back to young entrepreneurs around the world with the launch of his latest campaign: The Entrepreneur's Shirt. Best known for his 30 Year Sweatshirt, T-shirt and Jacket, Cridland's latest product, launching this afternoon via a campaign on Indiegogo, […]

Holly Fulton, Christopher Kane, Kestin Hare, Cathal McAteer and Patrick Grant have all received nominations for the top honour, Scottish Designer of the Year in this year’s Scottish Fashion Awards, set to take place at the Rosewood hotel in London on October 21. The event aims to celebrate the best […]

The Supima annual design competition, in its ninth year, demonstrates that there is no end of ways to reimagine that most familiar of fabrics, cotton. Founded in 1954, Supima produces highest quality pima cotton from multi-generational farms located in California and the South West. Modeled after the […]