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LVMH partners with HEC to create retail training programme
LVMH has signed a partnership agreement with HEC Paris business school to create an education and research training programme dedicated to management of luxury fashion brands. The long-term agreement will see the two organisations partnering to produce courses that draw on the expertise of HEC Paris business school professors, as well as the...
Why London is the best place for fashion graduates to find their dream job
With its top leading universities in fashion and design, London should be definitely topping anyone's list of cities to land their dream job in fashion. Most likely to scoop the global fashion capital title this year, which is ranked by the Global Language Monitor each year, London was already named the most influential
Interview with Dominique Simard – Executive Director of Condé Nast Center of Fashion & Design
Could you give me some sense of the existing education provision in this area within the Chinese market? Overall, most education providers in the field are focusing on undergraduate
Jeans School student wins trip to Levi's Innovation Eureka Lab
Three years following the opening of the world's first Jean School saw the first students graduating from the unique denim programme in the Denim City Hall in Amsterdam. In order to mark the occasion, representatives from denim company Levi's were present during the degree presentation of the school's first
Interview - Working at Bestseller: 'The opportunities at Bestseller are endless.'
BESTSELLER is currently looking for experienced buyers and designers for their headquarter in Aarhus. Meet Michael Schultze, who started as a buyer and worked his way up to the top • What is the first thing you do when you start your working day? On a typical day, the first thing I do is to open my calendar and get an overview of the most...
UCA Fashion Atelier student named the 'Rising Star'
Nuriya Kabirova, final year fashion atelier student at the University for the Creative Arts (UCA) Rochester has been named the 'Rising Star' at this year's Golden Shears competition. "I am so pleased to have won the Rising Star award!" said Nuriya on her award. "The competition standard
Pratt Institute appoints new Dean of the School of Design
Pratt Institute has named Anita Cooney, currently acting dean of Pratt Institute’s School of Design, as dean of the School of Design. Her appointment will become effective on April 1, 2015. Cooney, a Pratt alumna, has served as acting dean of the School of Design since the school was formed
Kévin Germanier named the winner of The EcoChic Design Award 2014/15
Kévin Germanier, UK finalist and Central Saint Martins student, has been named the winner of The EcoChic Design Award 2014/15 during the grand final, which took place during Hong Kong Fashion Week.
AMFI is launching a unique Masters degree to educate future fashion entrepreneurs
'How can I succeed in fashion?' is a crucial question for young fashion graduates. Most attempt to find employment, some decide to continue with their education and a number decide to start their own business. Unfortunately, most of the latter fail.
Fashion Institute of Technology students celebrate Motown
Step back in time 50-plus years, but expect a modern spin when the fourth semester Fashion Design students of the School of Art and Design present Motown ’60s, the Fall Fashion Design AAS exhibition, on view in the Great Hall, December 3-9, from 9 am to 9 pm daily. Approximately 62 garments will be
David Armstrong, photographer, dies age 60
Photographer David Armstrong has died at the age of 60 after losing a battle from liver cancer. Beloved for his sublime, sensual and softly-lit portraits of young men, Armstrong first rose to prominence as a cult photographer of 70s and 80s New York alongside Nan Goldin. The pair first met as teenagers and their work was shown together at PS1's...
Key Materials Trends from the Spring/Summer 2015 Catwalks
Fresh and progressive, discover the latest Spring/Summer 2015 runway trends pinpointed by the Trendstop Catwalk team. This week we're focusing on materials, showcasing two essential texture directions from the 40 analysed by our materials trend experts in the Trendstop Materials on the Catwalks Fresh and progressive, discover the latest...