Vivienne Westwood inspired looks narrate new Disney film 'Cruella'
Pitting one of its most memorable villains against a fearsome new foe, Disney's devilishly fashionable "Cruella" is one of the studio's darkest movies yet, according to star Emma Stone. The live-action "101 Dalmatians" origin story, out Friday, is set in a Vivienne Westwood punk-inspired London world, complete with a 1970s rock-influenced...
May 26, 2021
Vivenne Westwood signs new eyewear license
Vivienne Westwood has signed an eyewear license with Mondottica International to design, produce, and distribute the fashion brand’s eyewear. The agreement for both men’s and women’s sunglasses collections and opthalmic eyewear begins this month and is contracted through 2025. Mondottica International will distribute the sunglasses...
Mar 16, 2021
Video: Vivienne Westwood at PFW
In this video, British fashion designer Vivienne Westwood has presented her FW21 collection entitled 'Mayfair Lady' at Paris Fashion Week (PFW).Watch the video below. Do you want to see more FW21 clothing collections? Click here to view theFashionUnited Marketplace. Video: Vivienne Westwood via YouTube Photo credit: Paris Fashion Week
Mar 11, 2021
Five highlights from digital London Fashion Week
In another season, during another time, London Fashion Week would have been brimming with international press, buyers, influencers and notable industry folk. Front row catwalks would be celebrity-heavy and London abuzz with parties and events for its biannual fashion outing. Unlike in September, the February catwalks were shown entirely digital...
Mar 2, 2021
Vivienne Westwood unveils sustainable Eastpak collection
British designer Vivienne Westwood is teaming up with Eastpak on a sustainable bag collection crafted from plastic bottles collected from the ocean. The ‘Save Our Oceans’ collection sees Westwood reinventing some of Eastpak’s classic designs in a more sustainable way as part of both brand’s commitment to creating responsibly sourced designs. The...
Oct 27, 2020
London Fashion Week's top Instagram brands
London Fashion Week was a major digital draw, as statistics from Dash Hudson, a visual marketing software company, show. Analysing data from 10 LFW shows and how they translated via Instagram, some designers adapted better than others to embrace the season’s new digital formats. They created online content that resonated with Instagram users...
Sep 25, 2020
Vivienne Westwood returns to profit in 2019
British luxury label Vivienne Westwood has reported a profit of 2.7 million pounds for 2019, compared to a loss of 2.5 million pounds the year before. Turnover at the fashion house increased by 19 percent to 46 million pounds for the year ended 31 December 2019, while retail sales and wholesale sales were up 10 percent and 59 percent,...
Sep 25, 2020
Video: What is in my clothes and why it matters?
Sustainability consultant to fashion brands, Kellie Dalton, and Valeria Meliado', Fabric R&D for Vivianne Westwood sit down for a discussion on how fabric choices impact the environment. In part 1 of this two-part series titled "Westwood Conversation", the two fashion professionals dive into what clothing is made from and why it is important for...
Aug 28, 2020
Lena Dunham stars in Vivienne Westwood AW20/21 show
British style icon Vivienne Westwood unveiled her latest offerings and American actress Lena Dunham made a catwalk debut as London Fashion Week got underway Friday under the shadow of the novel coronavirus epidemic. The five-day showcase in the British capital will feature more than 60 shows, including Burberry and Tommy Hilfiger, but with...
Feb 17, 2020
Vivienne Westwood reports 2.5 million pound loss
British designer label Vivienne Westwood has reported a pre-tax loss of 2.5 million pounds for the year to 31 December 2018, compared to a 1.9 million pound profit the year before. Turnover in the period dropped 4.9 percent to 38.8 million pounds. However, the company remained optimistic, saying in a statement: “The brand continues to remain...
Oct 3, 2019
In pictures: Vans x Vivienne Westwood
US action sports brand Vans and British fashion house Vivienne Westwood have created a footwear capsule collection that champions fearless individualism and liberation. The exclusive collection reinterprets iconic Westwood archive prints, graphics and designs of the house for six of Vans classic silhouettes. Though the Vans x Vivienne Westwood...
Sep 16, 2019
Video: Vivienne Westwood Autumn/Winter 19-20 campaign
This Autumn/Winter the Vivienne Westwood and Andreas Kronthaler for Vivienne Westwood campaign was shot in and around the Barbican – an iconic London landmark which, this month, celebrates the Barbican Estate’s 50th anniversary. Source: Vivienne Westwood, YouTube.
Jul 24, 2019