Amsterdam - Levi’s is launching a new feature on its website that will allow shoppers to customise their own pair of "greener" jeans using laser finishing technology. The feature, announced by Levi’s president of direct-to-consumer, Marc Rosen, on Wednesday at World Retail Congress, will allow online […]

Size inclusivity has reached footwear. Women's accessory brand Loeffler Randall has announced the addition to a U.S. size 12 (EU size 44) to select styles. In a press release, the brand explained that its decision to expand sizing was in response to customer demand. "We are always looking to offer shoes […]

Kylie Jenner is looking to expand her empire. After reaching billionaire status with her beauty brand Kylie Cosmetics, the 21-year old filed for trademarks for “Kylie Baby” and “Kylie Baby by Kylie Jenner”, according to the US Patent and Trademark Office. WWD reports that the trademarks were filed for […]

French luxury group Kering said Wednesday that it would only hire models aged 18 and over "to represent adults" from 2020 on, reinforcing its ethical stance in a sector-wide issue. "We are conscious of the influence exerted on younger generations in particular by the images produced by our houses," […]

Supply chains, manufacturing and garment production are some of the most complex facets of the fashion industry. As one of the largest global polluters - textile dying is the second-largest polluter of clean water - the urgency for more sustainable alternatives to making clothes is top of the international […]

Central Saint Martins, UAL is launching the first Masters in Biodesign starting in September, which will explore bio-informed design strategies as a driver for sustainable innovation. The ethos of the two-year course is to collaborate with living systems to revisit the approach to design and manufacturing, […]

Amsterdam - “I’d like to make a prediction,” said Yoox Net-a-Porter CEO Federico Marchetti on Tuesday at the World Retail Congress. “Today we see labels like ‘British made’ or ‘Swiss watches.’ I think that one day we will see another label: 'made by humans'”. According to Marchetti, despite continual […]

INTERVIEWCan fashion help to make the world a better place? UK-based brand Mayamiko certainly thinks so. The company founded in 2015 by Paola Masperi does everything in its power to make clothes in an ethical and environmentally-friendly manner. Always produced in limited quantities, Mayamiko’s clothes […]

French luxury conglomerate Kering has published new animal welfare guidelines to ensure and verify the humane treatment of animals across its supply chains. The Kering Animal Welfare Standards are the group’s first-ever set of full standards covering animal welfare for luxury and fashion and have been […]

Cath Kidston is continuing its collaboration with Disney with The Jungle Book collection featuring six new hand-drawn prints across fashion, accessories, home and kids. Launching on May 23 at 6pm, The Jungle Book collection aims to celebrate the “rich design and illustration heritage of both brands,” […]

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