Fashion Designer Sofía Sanchez de Betak, founder of ready-to-wear line Chufy, has unveiled her second capsule collection with the Luxury Collection Hotels and Resorts, inspired by the Arabian Desert. The Chufy x The Luxury Collection: Dubai is inspired by Emirati art and culture and “translates the […]

What’s going on in the world of fashion this week? FashionUnited takes a look ahead at the upcoming news and events for the 33rd week of the year. Below are the main points from the editorial agenda in the period between 12-18 August, 2019. Q2 (13 August) reported a 20.9 percent increase […]

Extinction Rebellion, an environmental activist group, has called for a ban of London Fashion Week in a bid to bring awareness to the excess and damage of over consumption. Last month, Extinction Rebellion, together with Maria Chenoweth, CEO of Traid, and Safia Minney MBE, Founder of People Tree, delivered […]

Italian luxury brand Versace has found itself in the middle of a Chinese backlash as one of its t-shirt designs defied the 'One China' policy and singled out Hong Kong and Macau as separate regions. The t-shirt features a list of its boutique locations in capital cities and their respective countries, […]

Trendstop gives FashionUnited readers an exclusive insight into the key womenswear print and pattern directions defining the 2020 Resort season. Trendstop's catwalk experts bring you the essential print trends from the international SS20 Resort catwalk events and presentations. A first indicator of […]

Manicured children strut down the catwalk at a Beijing fashion show, one of thousands of events driving huge demand for child models in China that insiders warn leaves minors vulnerable to physical abuse, 12-hour-days and unrelenting pressure from pushy parents. The kids' apparel market is growing faster […]

INTERVIEWFashionUnited publishes a series of interviews dedicated to the most requested professionals in the fashion industry, both by brands and by companies active in fashion and luxury e-commerce. We decided to hear from fashion and e-commerce companies to understand the most popular roles, how much […]

INTERVIEW The role of Artificial Intelligence (AI) in the fashion industry, and the wider commerce sector, is growing rapidly. According to a January study from the Capgemini Research Institute, the technology - which Capgemini predicts could save retailers as much as 300 billion dollars (235 billion […]

INTERVIEW After a history working with fast-fashion retailers, Margaret Coblebtz—the founder of direct-to-consumer cashmere brand Frances Austen—felt the need to pursue fashion brands that aligned with her values in order to gain experience before starting her own company. However, due to the smaller […]

Polimoda announced yesterday its new master's degree in Knitwear design created in partnership with Missoni. It is a nine-month course from January 2020, presented with a video by Angela Missoni herself, president and creative director of the maison, live from the family atelier during the preparation […]

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