LVMH’s announcement of a new luxury house designed by Rihanna is the pinnacle of a new trend: the celebrity creative director. Instead of inviting celebrities to be brand ambassadors or to help design a single collection, fashion companies are now forming long-term partnerships with them, appointing […]

H&M has announced a new upcycled capsule collection for its Weekday brand made of denim from its old collections. The “Re-Made” collection, co-created with the H&M group’s Laboratory - the internal innovation department that explores new business models, is made exclusively from denim and aims to shine […]

In the past fortnight a plethora of fashion shows by luxury brands have been broadcast around the globe. While there is no official fashion week calendar at this time of year in any of the major four runway capitals, it is the season of Resort 2020, aka Cruise, which largely takes place in May and June. […]

Swarovski has announced the launch of the inaugural ‘Conscious Design’ programme as it expands its partnership with Central Saint Martins, UAL, as it looks to become a driving force in sustainable development by inspiring fashion students to think about sustainability in their designs. The Conscious […]

Luxury online retailer Farfetch has launched a new pilot platform that allows customers to exchange their pre-loved designer bags for store credits. The new “Second Life” platform, which has gone live on the company's website, comes as part of its growing focus on sustainability, as consumers become […]

The British Fashion Council (BFC) announced the 2019 BA and MA scholars, along with four competition winners, at its annual Colleges Council Graduate Preview Day, which gives the industry first-hand access to the portfolios of this year’s graduating fashion design students as well as an opportunity […]

Primark is teaming up with ILGA World, the International Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Trans and Intersex Association, on diversity and inclusivity ‘Feeling Proud’ collection this summer. The limited edition 27-piece collection will feature the rainbow motif across a wide range of products including T-shirts, […]

What’s going on in the world of fashion this week? FashionUnited takes a look ahead at the upcoming news and events for the 20th week of the year. Below are the main points from the editorial agenda in the period between 13-19 May, 2019. Ralph Lauren Q4 (14 May) Ralph Lauren Corporation's net revenue […]

Sies Marjan has seen growing popularity here stateside, but now the brand's designer, Sander Lak, is taking his talents across the pond to Paris. The brand will be hosting its first men's only show in Paris this June during Paris Fashion Week Men's. The news was reported by WWD. The company is expect […]

Givenchy has teased a new campaign video featuring a silhouette of a woman with a high ponytail, and there's one celebrity known for that trademark above everyone else, Ariana Grande. Givenchy hasn't officially confirmed Grande's appointment yet, but the teaser videos featuring what is very obviously […]

Related news