British hosiery and underwear brand Heist, founded in 2015 with the aim of disrupting the 110 billion US dollar global underwear industry, has appointed Fiona Fairhurst as its vice president of innovation. Fairhurst, rose to fame during the Sydney 2000 Olympic Games as the inventor of a full bodysuit […]

London -- Italian brand Benetton has named Jean-Charles de Castelbajac as the new artistic director of both its men's and women's collections. The veteran fashion designer - who made a name for himself with his bold and colourful artistic flair - hopes to revitalise the brand’s designs. Fashion for […]

Belgian designer Glenn Martens - the creative director of Paris-based label Y/PROJECT - will present the label’s winter/autumn menswear collection at Pitti Uomo. The event, which takes place in Florence, Italy, from 8-11 January, is the 95th edition of the trade fair and will showcase the season’s biggest […]

With the loss of Chief Content Officer Phillip Picardi at Teen Vogue, who will be leaving Condé Nast to become editor-in-chief of Out Magazine, there was speculation as to who could possibly feel his shoes. The man was one of Condé's brightest young stars, and a protégé of Vogue editor-in-chief and […]

London - Jenna Lyons, the former creative powerhouse behind J. Crew, has announced her next venture, a multi-digital platform dedicated to all things fashion and lifestyle, broadcast on television, with an e-commerce site to match. The new venture, set to debut in 2019, sees Lyons partner with television […]

German fashion house Jil Sander has promoted Axel Keller from the role of commercial director to CEO, according to WWD. Keller joined the brand in February from Balenciaga, where he held the role of commercial director for 15 years. Keller is succeeding Alessandra Betari, who was the brand’s CEO since […]

Italian group Benetton has named veteran fashion designer Jean-Charles de Castelbajac as artistic director of its men's and women's collections, the company said on Monday. "We are happy to welcome Jean-Charles de Castelbajac into our big family," United Colors of Benetton boss Luciano Benetton said […]

British fashion designer Louise Trotter is Lacoste’s new Creative Director, the brand informed in a statement this Thursday. She is the very first woman to hold this role at the French label best known for its crocodile logo. Her first collection will be showcased at the next Paris Fashion Week. “We […]

Liz Rodbell, former president of Lord & Taylor, has found herself a new home with Steven Madden Ltd. The company has announced they have hired her as group president of retail, accessories, and licensing, a newly created position. “Liz is a strong and inspiring leader and a highly respected merchant,” […]

Long considered Ukraine's most promising young fashion designer, Anton Belinskiy now jokes he cannot afford his own clothing as he prepares to present a collection at Paris Fashion Week. The 31-year-old comes from a young generation of creatives in the ex-Soviet country which has been locked since 2014 […]