As the British Fashion Council says goodbye to exiting Chairman Dame Natalie Massenet, it will face a new series of challenges in 2018. Massenet was known for her strong relationships with UK-based designers and was able to offer mentoring in a way the previous chairmen did not. Massenet, unlike many […]

The fashion pack have left New York and are heading to London for a jam-packed schedule featuring more than 90 catwalk shows and presentations, and while Topshop, Julien Macdonald, Antonio Berardi, and Anya Hindmarch might be taking a break this season there are still a lot of highlights you won’t want […]

Britain’s men aged 16-34 are lifting sales of ‘manbags’, according to new research from Mintel, while total UK sales of fashion accessories reached 2.9 billion pounds in 2017. The research reveals that the ‘manbag’s’ popularity has grown significantly in recent years, as Britain’s young men join the […]

German-based fashion designer Marcel Ostertag has returned to New York Fashion Week again with his aesthetic fit for the Berlin party girls and his penchant for sequins. Ostertag's fall/winter 2018 collection was called Opium, and was about the idea of being addicted to fashion, as the designer is a […]

Jason Wu is saying farewell to Hugo Boss. As the brand shifts its focus away from its womenswear business and more on its core men's, Wu will be departing the company as their womenswear artistic director. However, Wu gave his Hugo Boss ladies one last presentation at New York Fashion Week. It might […]

As athleisure continues its stronghold on the retail market, people have wondered what's happening to evening wear aside from the red carpets. By the looks of New York Fashion Week shows from Badgley Mischka and Naeem Khan, evening wear is here to stay, and it's transcended beyond ball gowns. Although […]

Sometimes it is safe to stick to what you know. This approach has always served Anna Sui well as she's designed her collections with two signature approaches in mind: bold, brightly colored patterns and eclectic mixed fabrics. However, people often get caught up in Sui's vibrant colors and diverse pattern […]

When fashion designers and brands experiment with contrast it's usually something in the realm of color or silhouette. At their fall/winter 2018 fashion show, Zadig & Voltaire explored the concept on contradictions to create confident looks. Black was mixed with white, the shrunken with oversized, and […]

How many ways can black be done? The little black dress has been reinterpreted more times than anyone can count throughout the course of fashion history. Black is a standard staple for everyone between the little black dress, a black shirt, black shoes, black sweater, etc. Libertine's designer Johnson […]

This Friday, February 16, sees the start of London Fashion Week, and as we’ve seen over the years, fashion week is now much more than just designer catwalk shows and presentations, shops, cafe’s and hotels, as well as mainstream brands, want to get in on the action, and FashionUnited has all the details […]

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