Originally associated with Britain's aristocracy and gentlemen farmers, the textile is now being made a key element in the collections of major brands, including Chanel, Dior, Yves Saint Laurent and Hermes.
World champion and Olympic gold medal diver Tom Daley has entered the fashion sector with a launch that makes the most of the craft trend, born from the fact that he has another talent as an avid knitter.
Nordstrom Inc said labor costs pinched its quarterly profit and warned of product shortages at its off-price stores heading into the holiday season, sending its shares down 23% in extended trading on Tuesday.
Google is aiming to help the fashion industry become more sustainable and has linked with Stella McCartney, The Textile Exchange and the World Wide Fund for Nature on the Global Fibre Impact Explorer tool.
In this post-2020 phase, luxury groups will be driven to drastically alter their sourcing models and carry out a radical rationalisation of their supply chain, according to a study by Sistema Moda Italia.
Brands and manufacturers have been pulling out all the stops to reverse denim’s huge impact on the environment and the latest initiative is from I And Me, which has just unveiled its first biodegradable denim.
Mexico is fighting back against what it calls the plagiarism of indigenous textiles, bringing together traditional artisans and international designers for dialogue aimed at creating a more equitable fashion industry.
F. Scott Fitzgerald’s adage that there are 'no second acts in American public life' is also a warning to fashion designers not to re-invent themselves in a second career. Martin Margiela's art show ignores that advice.
The Kering luxury group announced Wednesday evening that Daniel Lee has abruptly quit his position as creative director of Bottega Veneta after just three years at the helm. No successor has been named.