Spectacle maker Cubitts has collaborated with G . F Smith, the finest paper company, on a limited sunglasses collection, inspired by ‘The World’s Favourite Colour’ - Marrs Green. The limited run of handmade ‘Eastcastle’ frames, made from bespoke acetate, pays homage to the street, home to G . F Smith’s […]

HanesBrands, parent company of Wonderbra, Shock Absorber, Champion and Playtex, have turned their hand to making face masks to help control the spread of Covid-19. Currently the group has produced more than 100 million non-medical face masks globally and has confirmed plans to sell the masks in the […]

French fashion house Chanel is to increase the price of certain products to help offset rising costs of raw materials during the Covid-19 pandemic. The price increases will range between 5 and 17 percent and will affect Chanel’s iconic handbags, 11.12 and 2.55, as well as Boy, Gabrielle, Chanel 19 bags […]

It is no secret that fast fashion is incredibly harmful in terms of the extensive CO2 emissions and water usage that goes into the manufacturing processes. Cheaply made pieces that flood the market are essentially meant to be thrown away. This results in bleak statistics such as 12.8 million tons of […]

Redress, the leading non-government organisation working to reduce fashion’s waste, has named its ten Redress Design Award 2020 finalists hailing from nine countries, including graduates from Central Saint Martins, London College of Fashion and Northumbria University. The competition, which challenges […]

Global sustainable design competition from Red Carpet Green Dress, a women-led global change-making organisation, has opened for 2020, challenging designers to submit a sketch of a red carpet-worthy gown or suit for the red carpet that advocates sustainable fashion. The competition was conceived in […]

Sunspel is celebrating its 160th anniversary with a collaboration with London-based artist John Booth, who has reimagined the brand's archives for a spring/summer 2020 collection. Booth, known for his bold, vivid, multi-layered collages of colour and textile, has created a vibrant seasonal colour palette […]

The British Fashion Council has confirmed the first round of recipients of the BFC Foundation Fashion Fund, created to support creative fashion businesses and individuals to survive the Covid-19 crisis. Financial grants will be given to 37 British designer businesses from the 1,000,000 pound emergency […]

An open letter to the fashion community, signed by the industry’s leading creative directors, CEO’s, retail executives and brand owners, calls for transformation and a reset of its arduous calendar. Led by Belgian designer Dries van Noten and Lane Crawford chief executive Andrew Keith, the letter, published […]

Old Navy is giving back to the community for COVID-19 relief. The Gap Inc.-owned retailer has committed a donation of over 30 million dollars worth of clothing, to be given to American families in need. The clothing company is teaming with various organizations and nonprofits to help distribute the […]

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