Video: Vivienne Westwood at PFW
In this video, British fashion designer Vivienne Westwood has presented her FW21 collection entitled 'Mayfair Lady' at Paris Fashion Week (PFW).Watch the video below. Do you want to see more FW21 clothing collections? Click here to view theFashionUnited Marketplace. Video: Vivienne Westwood via YouTube Photo credit: Paris Fashion Week
11 Mar 2021
Five highlights from digital London Fashion Week
In another season, during another time, London Fashion Week would have been brimming with international press, buyers, influencers and notable industry folk. Front row catwalks would be celebrity-heavy and London abuzz with parties and events for its biannual fashion outing. Unlike in September, the February catwalks were shown entirely digital...
2 Mar 2021
Great British Brands 2021 awards announce winners
Fashion brands including Johnstons of Elgin, Vivienne Westwood and Joseph Cheaney and Co. were among the winners of the inaugural Great British Brands Awards created by Country and Town House magazine. There were seven categories, ranging from sustainability to diversity, as well as collaboration, heritage, reinvention and community, and an...
19 Jan 2021
Vivienne Westwood unveils sustainable Eastpak collection
British designer Vivienne Westwood is teaming up with Eastpak on a sustainable bag collection crafted from plastic bottles collected from the ocean. The ‘Save Our Oceans’ collection sees Westwood reinventing some of Eastpak’s classic designs in a more sustainable way as part of both brand’s commitment to creating responsibly sourced designs. The...
27 Oct 2020
London Fashion Week's top Instagram brands
London Fashion Week was a major digital draw, as statistics from Dash Hudson, a visual marketing software company, show. Analysing data from 10 LFW shows and how they translated via Instagram, some designers adapted better than others to embrace the season’s new digital formats. They created online content that resonated with Instagram users...
25 Sep 2020
Vivienne Westwood returns to profit in 2019
British luxury label Vivienne Westwood has reported a profit of 2.7 million pounds for 2019, compared to a loss of 2.5 million pounds the year before. Turnover at the fashion house increased by 19 percent to 46 million pounds for the year ended 31 December 2019, while retail sales and wholesale sales were up 10 percent and 59 percent,...
25 Sep 2020
Video: What is in my clothes and why it matters?
Sustainability consultant to fashion brands, Kellie Dalton, and Valeria Meliado', Fabric R&D for Vivianne Westwood sit down for a discussion on how fabric choices impact the environment. In part 1 of this two-part series titled "Westwood Conversation", the two fashion professionals dive into what clothing is made from and why it is important for...
28 Aug 2020
Lena Dunham stars in Vivienne Westwood AW20/21 show
British style icon Vivienne Westwood unveiled her latest offerings and American actress Lena Dunham made a catwalk debut as London Fashion Week got underway Friday under the shadow of the novel coronavirus epidemic. The five-day showcase in the British capital will feature more than 60 shows, including Burberry and Tommy Hilfiger, but with...
17 Feb 2020
Job cuts at Scottish weaver of luxury accessories as demand slows
Alex Begg, a Scottland-based weaver of luxury accessories supplying fashion companies including Mulberry and Vivienne Westwood, is to cut jobs at its headquarters in Ayr. The 153 year-old weaving company will make 10 percent of its 150 person workforce redundant and this week confirmed layoffs were inevitable. A consultation with staff and...
22 Oct 2019
Vivienne Westwood reports 2.5 million pound loss
British designer label Vivienne Westwood has reported a pre-tax loss of 2.5 million pounds for the year to 31 December 2018, compared to a 1.9 million pound profit the year before. Turnover in the period dropped 4.9 percent to 38.8 million pounds. However, the company remained optimistic, saying in a statement: “The brand continues to remain...
3 Oct 2019
In pictures: Vans x Vivienne Westwood
US action sports brand Vans and British fashion house Vivienne Westwood have created a footwear capsule collection that champions fearless individualism and liberation. The exclusive collection reinterprets iconic Westwood archive prints, graphics and designs of the house for six of Vans classic silhouettes. Though the Vans x Vivienne Westwood...
16 Sep 2019
Video: Vivienne Westwood Autumn/Winter 19-20 campaign
This Autumn/Winter the Vivienne Westwood and Andreas Kronthaler for Vivienne Westwood campaign was shot in and around the Barbican – an iconic London landmark which, this month, celebrates the Barbican Estate’s 50th anniversary. Source: Vivienne Westwood, YouTube.
24 Jul 2019