Loungewear news and archive
Harris Reed launches ‘Fluid Basics’ loungewear
Emerging designer Harris Reed, known for his luxury red carpet designs, is targeting the rise of loungewear with the launch of ‘Fluid Basics’ featuring gender-fluid off-duty wardrobe staples. Set to launch this month, ‘Fluid Basics’ aims to embody the brand ethos of inclusivity and fluidity and features seven wardrobe staples including tanks,...
Dec 1, 2021
Fabletics to launch first lifestyle range, Velour
Fitness and activewear retailer Fabletics has revealed its first lifestyle range, Velour, in a campaign starring actor Vanessa Hudgens. Drawing inspiration from retro 1970’s fashion, the 32 mix-and-match line comes in five colours complimented with soft materials and “unexpected silhouettes” in a bid to redefine loungewear. “This Velour...
Dec 1, 2021
Nightwear label CyberJammies tops list of fast-growing UK online fashion brands
Nightwear brand CyberJammies has come out on top of a list of the fastest-growing ‘pandemic era’ fashion e-commerce companies in the UK. The list, titled the Lightning 50, was curated by retail operating system Brightpearl and tracked the growth of companies from 2019 to 2020, during the pandemic. Taking the top spot of the entire list was...
Sep 28, 2021
SS23: 5 lingerie trends spotted at Interfilière Paris
Trade show Interfilière was held physically in Paris from September 3 to 6, before switching to a digital ‘Connect’ version that wrapped up last week. It presented the key lingerie, sportswear and swimwear trends of the Spring-Summer 2023 season with its shows Riviera, Exposed and Interfilière Paris. From colours and prints to trims and fabrics,...
Sep 22, 2021
Fabletics steps into loungewear
US activewear brand Fabletics has introduced a new loungewear category. The new category will debut with the launch of a 17-piece collection on September 1, which comprises sets, coordinates, separates and robes across seven color choices. Materials include natural cotton, Spandex and fleece knit from recycled fibers. It comes as the loungewear...
Aug 26, 2021
Queens Gaming Collective debuts in fashion with loungewear collection
The All Rise collection is propelling gaming lifestyle company Queens Gaming Collective into the fashion industry. Designed by established streetwear designer Lanie Alabanza-Barcena, aka Miss Lawn, the collection includes a range of loungewear that combines the 90’s aesthetic with the comfort gamers require. The capsule will feature branded...
Aug 10, 2021
Comfort is in: how a year in loungewear is shaping trouser trends
People are not ready to ditch the sweatpants - at least not entirely. As ordinances on social distancing and facial coverings begin to lift and people return to their pre-pandemic routines, clothing trends indicate that consumers prefer the comfort of the loungewear they had been wearing during lockdown. “Comfort became a key priority for people...
May 18, 2021
Pajama’s apparel industry’s value to triple by 2027
Since the pandemic started, sales of pajamas, loungewear and comfortable clothing fitting for stay-at-home and work-from-home new routines have exploded. Recent research estimates the pajama global industry will be worth three times more by 2027. Market research firm NPD Group has told ‘Business Insider’ that pricier pajamas – costing 50 dollars...
Apr 11, 2021
‘Wear to Work’ fashion is redefined for 2021
Consumers have found comfort in apparel and footwear for 2021, as ‘wear to work’ fashion is redefined to fit people spending more time at home. Overall, apparel sales declined 19 percent in 2020 in the US, while ‘comfy cozy’ categories such as sweatpants grew 17 percent. Sleepwear rose 6 percent, and sports bras grew by 10 percent, according to...
Feb 9, 2021
Formalwear brand Hawes and Curtis steps into loungewear
British heritage brand Hawes and Curtis has launched its first loungewear collection in response to an increasing demand for more casual apparel during the pandemic. The brand, which normally specialises in formalwear, will now be selling elevated essentials including hooded sweatshirts, crewneck sweatshirts, sweatpants and T-shirts in 100...
Jan 27, 2021
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Jan 13, 2021
Annual review: 2020 fashion in five major themes
Fashion is ever changing in color and style - but at the end of the year there are always a few patterns that can be found. What were they in 2020? FashionUnited summarizes the fashion of an eventful year in five central themes. Digitization: from online shopping to virtual fashion weeks The most remarkable trend in fashion was undoubtedly the...
Dec 30, 2020