Meghan, Duchess of Sussex, shared a glimpse of her highly anticipated charity capsule collection of work attire, which launches this fall. In the footage, the duchess is seen hugging models, working with photographers, and smiling proudly from the sidelines. “Meghan surprised everyone at Smart Works when she showed up for the shoot”, which took place … More ROYALS | Meghan Markle Makes A Surprise Appearance At A Photo Shoot, And She Couldn’t Look Happier.
Rent the Runway upended retail by offering women designer clothes to rent. Now, a wave of leading brands and department stores are following with their own online clothing rental subscriptions to reach younger shoppers who want to borrow their pants, shirts and dresses. Banana Republic said Friday that it will launch an online rental service … More FASHION | You Can Now Rent Clothes From Banana Republic
There is a scene in “Halston” a new documentary about the enigmatic fashion designer Roy Halston Frowick, in which his former assistant Tom Fallcon recounts a story that still shocks – even half century on. Halston, who made hats for New York high society in the early 1960 before becoming a household name, was invited … More BORN 2B FAMOUS | The Rise And Fall Of Halston, The Man Who Redefined American Fashion
The eco-conscious label’s new campaign highlights the delicate balance brands and activists navigate when working together. Stella McCartney wants to save the planet. She also wants to sell new cloths. Her latest ad campaign is an attempt to do both. Featuring an unlikely mix of models and activits from the environmental group Extinction Rebellion, the … More FASHION INDUSTRY | Stella Mccartney Taps Anti-Consumption Activist To Sell More Clothes
Valentino Is not the first fashion house to bear the Valentino name. while the Italian brand – which got its start in 1960 under the watch of its eponymous founder Valentino Garavani – is easily be the most famous brand in the world to have such a moniker, with its otherworldly couture, lengthy roster of … More FASHION INDUSTRY | Valentino Is Suing Similarly – Named Mario Valentino For Allegedly Breaching Their 40 – Year Old Co-Existence Agreement
Barbie has been many things over the years, she’s dressed as Ziggy Stardust. In celebration of the 50th anniversary of the release of David Bowie’s iconic “Space Oddity”, Barbie overseers at Mattel released a collectible versions of the doll dressed as Ziggy Stardust, one of his most beloved alter egos. Barbie wears the metallic Ziggy … More Limited Edition Doll | Barbie Goes Glam Rock To Honor David Bowie’s Ziggy Stardust
In one photo, Rihanna gazes down, a dainty Chinese fan in one hand and a bright red sash around her waist. In another, she poses in front of a traditional folding screen, the golden ornaments in her hair reminiscent of the royal fashions of ancient China. These photos, posted by Harper’s Bazaar China on Tuesday, … More Fashion | Rihanna’s Harper’s Bazaar China Cover sparks questions of cultural appropriation
As consumers become ever more concerned about environmental and ethical issues, pioneers in the global denim industry are cleaning up its act. Blackhorse Lane Ateliers, which describes itself as a “craft jeans maker”, has an open-door policy. “Anybody can walk in here, even without an appointment”, says Han Ates, the founder of the London-based small … More FASHION INDUSTRY | Why Blue Jeans Are Going Green
Supermodel Naomi Campbell has said that while diversity in the fashion industry has improved it is still a “big deal” to see a women of colour on a magazine cover. In an interview with Newsnight, she also talked about colorism, the Windrush scandal and outgoing Vogue editor Alexandra Shulman.
A court is set to approve the sale of troubled Italian fashion group Roberto Cavalli to Dubai developer Damac, two sources close to the matter told to Reuters on Friday. Earlier this month Cavalli’s board had indicated Damac as the favorite bidder. Two other binding offers for the whole group had been submitted by Italy’s … More Fashion Industry |Italian Court Set To Approve Sale Of Roberto Cavalli To Damac