Gucci hottest brand for 4th successive quarter in The Lyst Index

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Gucci was ranked the hottest brand in the latest The Lyst Index, followed by Dior, Nike, Louis Vuitton and Prada. Though the pandemic is not over, consumers were in a very different mindset in 2021 second quarter compared to the same period in 2020, the index revealed. Gucci retains its rank as the world’s … Read more

The 8 Sustainable Brands Offering Summer’s Hottest Little Black Dresses

The 8 Sustainable Brands Offering Summer’s Hottest Little Black Dresses

Room 502 Model 4 Yara dress. Room 502 Bright colors are well and good, but for city women, the real summer staple is the little black dress. Designers have reimagined the LBD for years, as shoppers seek out new versions of it time and time again. And this season, with sustainability on the rise, responsible … Read more

Re-commerce is retail’s hottest trend as Etsy bags Depop for $1.6bn

Re-commerce is retail’s hottest trend as Etsy bags Depop for $1.6bn

As Gen Z continues to turn its back on ‘fast fashion’, Etsy hopes its acquisition of Depop will deliver a new generation of online shoppers. On Wednesday (2 June), online marketplace Etsy announced that it would acquire fashion resale platform Depop for $1.625bn. The move saw Etsy’s stock price skyrocket from under $12 to more … Read more