H&M Group has published an update on its sustainability efforts, announcing that it has almost reached its goal of using 100 percent recycled or sustainably sourced cotton. According to the Swedish retail giant’s 2019 Sustainability Performance Report, 97 percent of the group's cotton is now either […]

Taiwanese-born luxury fashion designer Malan Breton has added another string to his bow, he can now add singer and music performer to his long list of talents, including haute couture artisan, costume designer, actor, dancer, writer, director and model. Breton, who has become a firm favourite on the […]

Mayfair-based department store William and Son has launched its first-ever television campaign to be broadcast on Sky AdSmart, as it looks to create “large scale brand awareness”. The ‘From The Heart of Mayfair’ TV advert was shot in their two-story Mayfair flagship store on Bruton Street. The brand […]

The luxury sector is not immune to Covid-19 and estimates of its impact could see global sales reduced by 35 percent. Multiple weeks of store closures, ongoing social distancing and frugal spending during the crisis is wreaking havoc on the world’s economy, including luxury companies. According to the […]

Levi Strauss & Co has committed three million dollars to help Covid-19 relief efforts, with the funds focusing primarily on employees, community partners and supply chain workers. As part of the initiative, the company is working with partner organisations in a number of sourcing countries to provide […]

British heritage brand Mulberry is launching a series of virtual gigs and live in-conversations on its social channels, as it takes its ‘My Local Series’ social for 2020, as part of its ‘Take Root, Branch Out’ campaign. The initiative will kick off on Sunday, April 5, with Alan Power, a ‘My Local’ alumnus, […]

At Luca Faloni the vision for an effortless transition and wearability of products remains at the foundations of our brand's offer. Our latest mid-season styles encompass our utmost attention to detail, from sourcing the very best fabrics through to working alongside and supporting our manufacturing […]

Trendstop gives FashionUnited readers a first look at three of the top womenswear innovator trends spotted during the international fashion weeks. Documenting the key influencer looks emerging on the global fashion scene, the Trendstop team of expert photographers and analysts have identified the must-have […]

INTERVIEW As a headhunter, Anja Minnerup knows the German fashion industry from the inside out. In her function as HR consultant for companies from Zara to Chanel, she has found the right people for the job, but has spoken to even more candidates who were not the right fit. "If it doesn't fit today, […]

British fashion house Alexander McQueen has launched the ‘McQueen Creators’ a new community project to inspire creativity, in a time when much of the world is currently under lockdown due to the global coronavirus pandemic. ’McQueen Creators’ aims to “inspire and initiate creative conversation,” explained […]

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