London - British retailer Topshop has announced its next designer collaboration is with London Fashion Week designer Michael Halpern, who will design a 28-piece collection available from November. Halpern, who is known for his Studio 54-inspired American glamour combined with couture house detailing, […]

New bright and colourful footwear brand Coloko has announced it is launching for spring/summer 2019 to offer young women and men sustainable, fun flip flops, sandals and pumps. Designed in the UK, Coloko is aiming to offer diverse styles that are 100 percent recyclable, vegan-friendly and are competitively […]

Clarks family-founded British start-up Vivobarefoot has announced it will be adding plant-shoes to its sustainable footwear offering, as part of its strategy to become 90 percent sustainable by 2020. Vivobarefoot’s vision is to make the most sustainable shoes on the planet, and the founders believe […]

Mickey Mouse, one of Disney’s most iconic characters, is turning 90 years old this week. To celebrate the date, Disney has announced two collaborative collections with Vans and Forever 21, set to launch in the upcoming months. Vans invited four artists to create their interpretation of the beloved mouse […]

INTERVIEW New York - As New York City’s preeminent fashion institutions, Parsons and FIT, prepare to open their studios and sewing labs to a new batch of bright-eyed freshmen for the fall semester, a slightly different fashion school is gaining notice. And while images of children operating sewing machines […]

While many other department store chains are on the struggle bus with sales, Nordstrom is in the money. The company's e-commerce and even store sales gains are very promising. Business of Fashion reported that same-store sales rose 4 percent in the latest quarter, surpassing analyst expectations and […]

The number one rule of digital marketing for brands is to engage with audiences in the social channels where they are active. It would appear that Snapchat is in more than a little trouble, with the photo and video sharing platform losing 3 million active daily users in the past quarter and brands following […]

ANALYSIS London - Men aged between 16 and 24 years-old have been revealed as the UK’s number one footwear buyers, according to new research from Mintel, which stated that 95 percent of the age group had bought shoes last year, compared with 90 percent of their female counterparts. Market intelligence […]

Pop sensation Ariana Grande has launched a special clothing capsule to coincide with the release of her fourth album Sweetener. The limited edition merchandise includes T-shirts, hoodies and sweaters that are available in black, white and lavender. An extension of the new LP, the items feature its tracklist. […]

Madewell and Karen Walker have joined forces for an end-of-summer line inspired by the New Zealand-based designer’s most popular designs released over the last 20 years. Among the pieces are the Blazar Zip Wide-Leg Jeans, Muster Denim Jacket and the Raw-Edged Denim Trianon Top. The 23-piece collection […]