Business

British fashion label Amanda Wakeley falls into administration

British fashion designer Amanda Wakeley’s eponymous label has fallen into administration after failing to find a buyer, becoming the latest casualty of the Covid-19 pandemic. Joint administrators from AW Retail Limited said the company’s trading performance “suffered” due to the pandemic, in particular at its Mayfair store and concessions which...

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Business

36 Sustainability efforts of the fashion industry in April 2021

In April, the fashion industry continued with its sustainability efforts and especially sneaker brands like Adidas, Asics, Mr Porter and others put their best foot forward while coming up with innovative materials that are easy on the environment or getting into the afterlife of their shoes with creative recycling. Upcycling was also in vogue,...

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Fashion

Fall 21 trend: The ubiquitous flannel shirt

The ubiquitous flannel shirt looks set to be a star item for fall wardrobes, a unisex style with a cachet that rarely fails. From Isabel Marant to Marc Jacobs, flannel shirts are a core utility garment, with new details and sustainable updates to make it relevant for the Fall 21 season. A key item in any workwear range plan, comfort clothes and...

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Business

Wolford swings to profit despite drop in revenue

Austrian skinwear and hosiery specialist Wolford has swung to a profit in the shortened fiscal year from May to December despite seeing a 25 percent drop in sales. The company swung to a profit of 12.8 million euros, compared to a loss of 14.5 million euros a year earlier, aided by the sale of real estate and the change in the value of...

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