How demand-driven fashion could clean up the industry
Fashion companies face the constant challenge of having to guess which and how many garments they will sell months before they are available for consumers to buy. The speculative nature of the supply chain has led to rampant overproduction and waste, further compounded in recent years by the explosive growth of fast-fashion. But what’s the...
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Viktor and Rolf embraces coronavirus for haute couture
Viktor and Rolf brought their unique sense of humour and social commentary to Paris Haute Couture Week with a collection inspired by the challenging unprecedented times caused by Covid-19, with a short film featuring singer Mika offering deadpan commentary on the looks in the style of a British newsreel from the Fifties. In the show notes,...
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Businesses to get 1,000 pounds per furloughed employee returning to work
UK employers will receive a one-off bonus of 1,000 pounds for each furloughed employee that returns to work, the government has announced. It's part of a wider 30 billion pound package unveiled Wednesday by chancellor Rishi Sunak to support jobs and boost the economy after months of lockdown. The Jobs Retention Bonus can be accessed by employers...
Jul. 8, 2020
Luke announces partnership with tennis player Dan Evans
British men’s clothing company, Luke has confirmed that it is partnering with tennis player Dan Evans as his official kit partner. As part of the deal, Luke will create match and training kit for the British tennis player, as well as releasing a technical sports collection in collaboration with Evans to celebrate the partnership. Evans, who is...
Jul. 8, 2020
Tommy Hilfiger launches capsule collection with AAPE by A Bathing Ape
Tommy Hilfiger has unveiled a 90s-inspired menswear capsule collection with Japanese streetwear label AAPE by A Bathing Ape that will go on sale on July 11. The menswear collection draws inspiration from ’90s street style and features polos, denim jackets, T-shirts, footwear, and accessories, which fuses Tommy Hilfiger’s signature red, white and...
6 hours ago
Catherine Zeta-Jones launches footwear collection with Butterfly Twists
British vegan footwear brand Butterfly Twists has collaborated with Oscar winning-actress Catherine Zeta-Jones on an affordable footwear collection. The exclusive partnership is with the actresses lifestyle brand, Casa Zeta-Jones and marks her first expansion into footwear. Casa Zeta-Jones x Butterfly Twists has launched with a limited edition...
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