Lingerie is set to be a central theme at the upcoming fashion exhibit at the London-based Victoria & Albert Museum (V&A) this spring. The exhibition ‘Undressed: A Brief History of Underwear’, which runs from April 16 2016 to March 12 2017, will have over 200 items on display which illustrate lingerie’s […]

The winner of this year’s TMO Business Battle is Bradley Macquiné, who came up with a new retail concept which is specifically targeted at older consumers. The Dutch fashion business school annually organizes the TMO Business Battle in which entrepreneurial high school students are challenged to come […]

Swedish fast fashion chain H&M has invested a lot of effort as well as money in sustainable initiatives. One example includes the retailer’s ‘Close the Loop’ campaign, which invites consumers to bring garments that are no longer used to the store in exchange for a discount. The latest initiative is […]

Los Angeles - Last year, the fashion design students of the Otis College of Art and Design worked together with a high-profile designer. The students were assigned a task to help put together a collection of plus-size work-appropriate clothing. This collection was made in collaboration with Lane Bryant […]

The Council of Fashion Designers of America (CFDA) has teamed up with textile trade fair Milano Unica for The Fabric Program, which offers selected designers the chance to work with Italian mills to create their own unique textile. The aim of the collaboration is to introduce American designers to the […]

Any designer who launches his or her own label is always faced with one difficult, yet very important question: how do you get your label noticed by buyers and press? One way which designers might try to achieve this, is by showcasing their work at a trade show. Jennifer Morris, founder and designer […]

Sometimes shocking, often game-changing, always visionary, certain designers become the name on everyone’s lips for a millisecond. Then they’re gone, no longer part of contemporary conversation, and barely even a footnote in the fashion history tomes that threaten the slender legs of the chicest coffee […]

In addition to being one of the most renowned fashion magazines, Harper´s Bazaar is also the oldest. The magazine landed American bookstores for the first time in 1867 as a weekly title which showcased the latest fashion trends to women from the middle and upper class. n honour of the 150th birthday […]

The pop-up concept is nothing new in retail, but when it comes to education, as of yet there is no such thing as a pop-up school. That is, until this spring, when social enterprise Meanwhile Space is set to launch its Pop-up School of Fashion in Wembley, London. The temporary school will offer a six […]

The days in which women burned their bras and banned make-up from their vanity tables in their fight for equal rights may be long gone, but feminism is more present than ever. The new wave of feminism served as a point of inspiration for the collection presented by Individuals. This collective, consisting […]