The Woolmark Company and Adidas design outfits for Arctic research expedition
The Woolmark Company has announced that itself and Adidas are among the official technical partners for the Dark Ice Project - an expedition to the geographic North Pole by accomplished polar explorers Alex Hibbert, George Bullard and James Wheeldon. The Woolmark Company, along with Adidas Terrex, Byborre and Gore-Tex, has been tasked with the...
28 Jan 2020
Barbour launches new premium sub-brand, 'Gold Standard'
British fashion and lifestyle brand Barbour has launched a new premium sub-brand called Gold Standard for autumn-winter 2020. The new brand, which looks to showcase Barbour’s 125-year-old heritage through a collection of premium outerwear, consists of ten jackets manufactured with signature waxed cotton and quilt fabrics. The jackets are...
17 Jan 2020
Pitti Uomo 97: Woolrich winter wonderland
During the 97th edition of Pitti Uomo Woolrich transformed Florence’s La Dogana into an enchanted winter paradise with a unique installation showcasing the quintessentially outdoor spirit and expertise of the brand. “With the Ultimate Woolrich Experience at Pitti, we are refocusing our product and brand strategy on outerwear - the category that...
10 Jan 2020
5 Tried & Tested Outerwear Trends for 2020
Before the winter months officially take over, we pulled data from Edited’s retail decision platform looking into women’s outerwear trends. We analyze what factors currently make up a successful outerwear assortment, including inspiration to take into the new year. The Names Rather than categorizing an item by the type of silhouette, retailers...
29 Nov 2019
Interview: Sarah Ferguson, Wholesale and Outerwear Buyer at Oasis
British high street womenswear brand, Oasis, opened its doors in 1991 as the fashion destination for women seeking both style and substance. Available across 80 stores in the UK and Ireland, Oasis can also be found in 27 countries from the Middle East to South America. Sarah Ferguson, the International, Wholesale and Outerwear Buyer for Oasis...
4 Oct 2019
Video: Outerwear trends for AW19/20 according to the catwalks
A Fashion takes a look at the Fall Winter 2019/2020 runways to see the biggest outerwear trends for the coming season. Source: A Fashion, YouTube.
15 Jul 2019
How Moose Knuckles plans to prevail in the highly competitive outerwear market
Canadian outerwear brand Moose Knuckles is known for its warm parkas and down coats. Since 1921, the family behind the brand has been responsible for protecting Canadians from their cold winters; since 2009, they have been doing so under the brand name Moose Knuckles. FashionUnited spoke with Marco D´Avanzo, GM and VP of Global Sales for Moose...
28 Jun 2019
Soia & Kyo set to open first store
The Canadian brand Soia & Kyo is set to open its first retail store at the Mississauga’s Square One Mall in Toronto. The grand opening, set for this August, will coincide with the debut of the company’s Fall/Winter 2018 collection. Run by Creative Director Ilan Elfassy, Soia & Kyo offers outerwear pieces such as leather jackets and wool coats -...
26 May 2018