Designers are the next commodity for corporate brands

Designers are the next commodity for corporate brands

I attended my first fashion week almost a decade ago. It was four days of interesting fashion showcases, industry chatter and learning more about South Africa’s fashion scene. There were big-name designers sharing stages with upcoming designers. It was a time of growth and the possibilities were endless.However, a decade later, not many of the … Read more

Here’s How Fast Fashion Brands Can Legally Copy Indie Designers : NPR

Here's How Fast Fashion Brands Can Legally Copy Indie Designers : NPR

In this photo illustration, a Shein App in the IOS App Store on May 03, 2021 in Bargteheide, Germany. Katja Knupper/Die Fotowerft/DeFodi Images via Getty Images hide caption toggle caption Katja Knupper/Die Fotowerft/DeFodi Images via Getty Images In this photo illustration, a Shein App in the IOS App Store on May 03, 2021 in Bargteheide, … Read more

From Celebrity Spokesmen to Big-Name Designers, Brands Grapple With How to Deal With “Morals” Issues

From Celebrity Spokesmen to Big-Name Designers, Brands Grapple With How to Deal With "Morals" Issues

Dior found itself in a significantly problematic position in the summer of 2016. Johnny Depp was the face of Sauvage, its newest men’s fragrance at the time. The world-famous actor was starring on television screens in a commercial for the cologne, gracing billboards across the globe, and appearing in glossy magazine ads and on consumers’ … Read more

20 fashion brands and designers with Detroit roots

20 fashion brands and designers with Detroit roots

hausofsy.com Owned and created by Angel Reeves, Haus of Sy specializes in creating affordable, yet luxurious handbags. Her bags have quickly sold out nationwide, so she created her own bag program to assure everyone receives the bags they want without selling out.Photo via Haus of Sy Instagram” itemprop=”image” /> 19507 Livernois Ave., 313-468-9444, threethirteenstore.com Located … Read more

Slow Factory Foundation And Waste Management Introduce Designers Creating Waste-Led Fashion For WM Design Challenge

Slow Factory Foundation And Waste Management Introduce Designers Creating Waste-Led Fashion For WM Design Challenge

Slow Factory teams with Waste Management for WM Design Challenge. SLOW FACTORY FOUNDATION X WASTE MANAGEMENT Slow Factory Foundation has assertively made an effort to reimagine the fashion industry from the history of its cotton fields to the future, where it consumes our planet. The idea behind this non-profit organization founded by Céline Semaan and … Read more

LA clothing designers create sustainable underwear brands to support local businesses

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Los Angeles – Great wood underwear Founder and designer Jermelle F. Pitts has been passionate about high quality men’s underwear, as far as he can remember. When he started his own underwear line in 2018, his goal was to create sustainable products. Pitts set out to create a brand based in downtown Los Angeles. According … Read more

11 Designers Form Fashion Alliance for NYFW Shows – WWD

Backstage at Jason Wu RTW Fall 2021.

New York Fashion Week is going forward this September with a partnership between IMG and 11 fashion brands to form a long-term commitment to the biannual event. Fashion brands and designers Telfar, Rodarte, Proenza Schouler, Altuzarra, Brandon Maxwell, Prabal Gurung, Sergio Hudson, Monse, Jason Wu, LaQuan Smith and Markarian are teaming together with IMG for … Read more

Indigenous designers seek brand ownership as conscious consumers ask questions

Indigenous designers seek brand ownership as conscious consumers ask questions

At a pop-up shop in Sydney’s Redfern, colourful clothing featuring prints inspired by Australian animals, flowers and landscapes fills the racks.Key points:Clothing brand Magpie Goose has transitioned to Indigenous ownershipBrands in Australia and abroad have seen a rise in consumer awareness about ownership”You cannot be preaching to other people about racism if your board is … Read more

Amazon’s latest fashion bid: Small British designers

Amazon’s latest fashion bid: Small British designers

The Local Label Hub is Amazon’s latest initiative designed to win over the fashion industry. In the US, it partnered with the CFDA to bring American designers on the platform. And in the autumn, it launched Luxury Stores, an invite-only app currently available to Prime members in the US, to sell luxury brands like Oscar … Read more