Technology has completely changed the fashion industry, once a predominantly analog business. Social media allows retailers to engage with their consumers in real-time and also collect data that enables them to tailor products to their clientele. In an era of connectivity, smartphones and e-commerce […]

Finalists of the ‘Designed for Business Competition’ are invited to a glittering prize-giving ceremony at the House of Commons tonight, where a lucky winner will get their hands on a 30,000 pound prize. The competition - a unique collaboration between the Society of British & International Design (SBID) […]

LVMH’s luxury luggage brand Rimowa has joined forces with Danish-Icelandic artist Olafur Eliasson, best known for his large-scale sculptures and art installations, to create a 46-piece sticker box. Priced at 250 euros (approximately 283 US dollars) per box, all proceeds will be donated to Eliasson’s […]

By Ann-Marie Newton There’s something of a resurgence to the ways of yesteryear: there have even been sightings of milkmen in London, and repair cafes are popping up to fulfil the “make do and mend” ethos from World War II. This is all part of a general movement away from the ‘take, make, dispose’ culture […]

The Design Museum in London has launched a new campaign, called ‘Design in Britain - powering a new industrial age’, which aims to highlight the political and economical importance of design in the future of UK industries. The evening event, which took place on 26 November in the House of Commons, was […]

London - Style and lifestyle brand Cath Kidston is rounding off a year of Disney collaborations, which have included celebrations for Mickey Mouse’s 90th anniversary and Snow White, with Bambi and his friends Thumper and Flower starring on limited-edition prints across fashion, bags, accessories, […]

INTERVIEW London - Veganism is undoubtedly on the rise. While the subject was once restricted to conversations about food and diet, veganism has now made itself comfortable in almost every facet of society, with the issue of humans’ use of animal products making its way more and more onto the centre […]

It’s rare that a film and television costume designer makes the leap to developing her own fashion line. But Janie Bryant’s immense passion for crafting clothing has led her to achieve such a feat. The Emmy-winner has lent her stylistic vision to Mad Men, Deadwood and the recent series The Romanoffs […]

Band of Outsiders is giving the womenswear market another chance. The brand's womenswear collection will relaunch at London Style Week Men's in February under the new design team led by creative director Angelo Van Mol and brand director Daniel Hettmann as reported by WWD. “People always say they […]

Ever considered a career as a fashion technologist? In this exciting career in the fashion industry you’ll be involved throughout the supply chain process turning new ideas into finished products which result in customer satisfaction. Technologists work with a wide variety of stakeholders from designers […]

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