After last week's controversy over its high-necked balaclava sweater that evoked blackface imagery, Gucci is taking measures to ensure a similar mistake does not happen again. Both CEO Marco Bizzarri and creative director Alessandro Michele spoke out following the incident, calling it a "mistake" and […]

INTERVIEW Tottenham-born fashion designer Ricky Wesley Harriott has been hailed as one to watch amongst Britain’s emerging talent, for his namesake label ‘Wesley Harriott’ and he returned to London Style Week today, February 18, to showcase his autumn/winter 2019 collection ‘Sixth Rank’. Harriott, […]

IN PICTURES The “Pronounced and powerful" color trends for fall/winter 2019/20 highlighted by the Pantone Color Institute were easy to spot on the runways at New York Style Week that concluded last week. Collections of designers presenting during the 7-day event reflected “an emergence of confidence” […]

London College of Style (LCF) students were challenged to design garments which capture the essence of Powerpuff Girls, the American animated series about three superpowered sisters Blossom, Bubbles and Buttercup. The project stems from a partnership between the school and Cartoon Network, the television […]

Adidas Originals has unveiled its third collaboration with an emerging female fashion designer. This time, the brand has teamed up with Ji Won Choi for a 17-piece women’s ready-to-wear collection unveiled at London Style Week. Inspired by Choi’s Korean heritage, the collection revamped Adidas’ classic […]

Swedish sports fashion brand Björn Borg has launched a capsule collection developed in collaboration with popstar Robyn. Titled RBN, the 23-piece unisex collection follows the athleisure trend with fleece hoodies, tracksuits, polo shirts, underwear and socks, all inspired by the singer’s favorite outfits […]

After announcing last week that it would be banning the use of wool in all its products, Boohoo group says it will “continue to use wool as a sustainable material”. On Friday, the group, which owns brands Boohoo, BoohooMan, PrettyLittleThing, and Nasty Gal, announced that it would be banning wool from […]

A new fashion studio assistant apprenticeship has been approved by the Institute for Apprenticeships and Technical Education (the Institute). Coinciding with the opening of this season’s London Style Week, the launch of the course marks the 400th new apprenticeship approved for use, and has been developed […]

London Style Week kicked off five days of catwalk shows on Friday with a splash of colour, as fears of Brexit -- now looming large on the horizon -- look set to dominate. The fashion world descends on the British capital just weeks before Britain is due to leave the European Union, with anxiety over […]

IN PICTURES Exaggerated collars, leopard print and a strong colour palette: British designer Victoria Beckham turned to "pinches of the '70s" as she showcased her latest collection Sunday at London Style Week. The former Spice Girl chose the rarified galleries of the Tate Britain museum, a neoclassical […]

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