The upcoming CHIC Shanghai, taking place from 27th to 29th September 2018 at the National Exhibition and Convention Centre in Shanghai, will present its motto 'New Makers' that interprets the progressive change in the Chinese fashion business. “The current conditions for international fashion companies […]

Pure Origin, the sector of Pure London dedicated to fashion sourcing and manufacturing, will include a new dedicated denim area. In addition to showcasing denim brands, the space aims to discuss alternative ways to make denim more sustainable, such as the use of new materials and processes to reduce […]

This summer’s addition of the bi-annual Amsterdam-based trade show, Modefabriek hosted more than 600 hundred brands, many of which presented themes of floral patterns, neon colors, and summer ambiance. During the presentation of spring / summer 2019 collections brands like 10 Feet for example, posed […]

Just a few years ago, when the idea of so-called 'wearables' came up, it was expected that they would soon find their way into everyday life. But since then, not much has changed except for smart watches. At the Wear It Festival in Berlin's Kulturbrauerei last week, cyborgs, nerds and do-gooders met, […]

In early July, two Berlin fairs for green fashion - Greenshowroom and the Ethical Fashion Show - will take place for the last time in their usual formats. Thereafter, the events will merge to a new format called "Neonyt". According to an announcement last Wednesday by Messe Frankfurt, which owns both […]

The recent anniversary event marking the 25th anniversary of the OutDoor fair in Friedrichshafen was also its last. From next year onward, Messe München will host the OutDoor show. Accordingly, the mood alternated between melancholy and upliftment. OutDoor will be OutDoor by Ispo The 25th edition of […]

The streetwear trend in men’s fashion has certainly been acknowledged in the 94th edition of Pitti Uomo, held in Florence this week. Luxury sneakers were included in many of the spring/summer 2019 collections. However, most labels have chosen to remain classic, with fabrics like cashmere, linen, and […]

Kingpins arrives this week in NYC for its first denim trade show outside of Amsterdam but, as founder and CEO Andrew Olah reminds us, denim was adopted by the US a century ago so it’s fitting that it finally comes stateside. Sponsored by Rivet magazine, the opening summit’s focus this year, is “Transparency” […]

British menswear and accessories brand Simon Carter is to return to men’s trade show Pitti Uomo after seven years. In a statement, Simon Carter said that the return to Pitti Uomo was “part of a concerted effort” to build overseas distribution, looking to add to its existing stockists of: David Jones […]

INTERVIEW The third edition of premium resortwear show Splash is set to take place on 23 to 25 June in Paris, in custom-made tents on the right bank of the river Seine on the Port Des Champs Elysees. The show was established in 2016 by Claire Spencer-Churchill and Alexandra Lyles, the duo behind one […]