When Jean-Paul Gaultier walks away from fashion design, he will leave behind a rich legacy of men in skirts, Madonna in a conical bra and lots of sailor stripes. The famous French fashion designer said he will be bowing out Wednesday with a big party to mark his 50 years in the business after his final […]

In a tiny workshop in central Paris, Paloma Casile adding final details to eco-friendly lingerie collection that she hopes will catch on at an international show a few days hence. Below her chic little shop on the Rue du Jour, the designer pieces together bits of lace, sometimes combined with lurex, […]

Japanese fashion brand Comme des Garcons was at the centre of a cultural appropriation row Sunday after it sent out white models in what appeared to be cornrow wigs at its Paris men's fashion week show. The self-appointed fashion watchdog Diet Prada -- which has a record of pulling up labels on racial […]

Eels were once a staple dish for working-class Londoners. Now dandies everywhere will be queueing up to wear them after Dunhill's Paris men's fashion week show Sunday went off the scales. Mark Weston -- who is known for his cleverly engineered clothes -- lit up the catwalk with the ingeniously chic […]

His father was undefeated boxing champion of Africa, now Imane Ayissi is making history himself by becoming the first sub-Saharan designer to show in the elite Paris haute couture week. Not only is he joining fashion's creme de la creme, the Cameroonian couturier is shaking up the stereotype of what […]

What’s going on in the world of fashion this week? FashionUnited takes a look ahead at the upcoming news and events for the 4th week of the year. Below are the main points from the editorial agenda in the period between 20 - 26 January, 2020. Paris Fashion Week: Haute Couture SS20 (20 - 23 January) […]

Canada Goose has launched its second collection of Project Atigi in partnership with Inuit designers from the Northern countries of Canada. Established in January 2019, the second iteration will showcase 90-bespoke parks handmade by 18 Inuit designers, from twelve communities of Inuit Nunangat. As an […]

Kim Jones injected a spot of English aristocratic insouciance into the DNA of Dior Friday, with a starry men's Paris fashion week show that riffed on British upper class eccentricity. This was the fabled French label at its most dandyish and decadent, with top coats with velvet collars, trompe l'oeil […]

Tailored Brands, Inc. and WHP Global have announced that they have entered into an agreement whereby Tailored Brands will sell the Joseph Abboud trademarks to WHP for 115 million dollars. Tailored Brands has also entered into a licensing agreement with WHP for the exclusive rights to sell and rent Joseph […]

He could be sipping cocktails in his silk slippers yet fashion legend Kenzo is back at the age of 80. But the Japanese creator is not diving back into the frenzied world of catwalk shows. Instead he will be throwing himself into the more sedate world of interior design Friday by launching a brand called […]




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