World fashion

Paris to host the Morpheus Cup in 2018

Paris to host the Morpheus Cup in 2018

It is now official : the most important challenge for European students will take place in the French capital on April 12th, 2018 at Palais Brongniart.

Huntsman moves Manhattan - the new location in NYC

Huntsman moves Manhattan - the new location in NYC

Huntsman settles into a fresh interior and much more square footage to help service its growing U.S. client base.

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Lionel Messi said "I will" dressed in made-to-measure Giorgio Armani's suit

F.C. Barcelona and Argentina International ace Lionel Messi wore a dark gray three-piece Giorgio Armani made to measure suit for his wedding with Antonella Roccuzzo held in Rosario, Argentina, on June 30.

MILANO UNICA AND ICE AGENCY - United to promote Italian textiles

MILANO UNICA AND ICE AGENCY - United to promote Italian textiles

Starting from next September, the fashion shows in Milan will be held concurrently with the Women’s Fashion Week. This was confirmed by Ivan Scalfarotto, Deputy Secretary at the Italian Ministry for Economic Development, the Ministry that, together with ICE Agency, the Italian Trade Promotion Agency, has provided unfailing support to Milano Unica and the entire fashion supply chain.

Texprocess opens with increased exhibitor numbers once again

Texprocess opens with increased exhibitor numbers once again

With 312 exhibitors from 36 countries (2015: 273 from 33 countries) and a growth rate of 14 %, Texprocess (9 to 12 May 2017) launches its biggest event ever. Held in parallel to Techtextil, Texprocess, the leading international trade fair for the processing of textile and flexible materials in Frankfurt am Main, will showcase, for the fourth time, all the stages of the value creation train in the textile industry, including design technologies, IT, the various processes and procedures for cutting, sewing, seaming, embroidering and knitting, as well as technologies for finishing, textile printing and logistics. And Texprocess will be offering additional stimulus for the sector with the first ever Digital Textile Micro Factory.

Knot Standard opens a store in London

Knot Standard opens a store in London

The fastest growing menswear company in the United States, is coming to London. They are excited to bring modern bespoke to Soho. Visit them at the Knot Standard London Concept Store opening May 2nd.

Michael Kors to Be Guest of The Atelier with Alina Cho on June 21

Michael Kors to Be Guest of The Atelier with Alina Cho on June 21

The next guest of The Atelier with Alina Cho will be fashion designer Michael Kors, Honorary Chairman & Chief Creative Officer of Michael Kors, on Wednesday, June 21, at 6:30 p.m. at The Metropolitan Museum of Art. Kors, a renowned creator of 21st-century American style for women and men, is as adept with words as he is with design. The master of cut and one-liners will share his humor and insight with veteran journalist Alina Cho. They will explore the details of how Kors built his empire over the last three decades, beginning as a five-year-old advising his mother on her wedding dress, to his role as a judge on Project Runway, on through his company's IPO and success as a public company.

Meet the Brioni's Chief Master Tailor

Meet the Brioni's Chief Master Tailor

The Brioni Chief Master Tailor will be exclusively available for private bespoke appointments upon request in Brioni Flagship stores worldwide.

Great France-Japan Innovation Forum

Great France-Japan Innovation Forum

With the France Japan Innovation Year coming to an end, a delegation of French companies from the textile sector will be in Japan from 5 to 8 December 2016. They will take part in the Great France- Japan Innovation Forum held by the Embassy of France in Japan.

Surmesur Pittsburgh builds new bridge to custom menswear

Surmesur Pittsburgh builds new bridge to custom menswear

Surmesur Pittsburgh is now open for business at 202 Fifth Ave., after the company spent more than a year in search of just the right fit for its original shopping concept, which blends traditional tailoring methods with technological innovation.

Paris Saint-Germain unveils its 2016/2017 'Third Jersey' at le Bon Marché Rive Gauche

Paris Saint-Germain unveils its 2016/2017 'Third Jersey' at le Bon Marché Rive Gauche

As special guest of the PARIS! exhibition organized by le Bon Marché Rive Gauche (a department store in Paris, selling a wide range of high-end goods) which is running until October 15, 2016, Paris Saint-Germain has unveiled its new jersey, designed in conjunction with Nike, at this legendary home of Parisian fashion.

Merino wool the fibre of choice for Jason Wu Spring/Summer 2017

Merino wool the fibre of choice for Jason Wu Spring/Summer 2017

Two months before Jason Wu’s Spring/Summer 2017 collection is sent down the runway at New York Fashion Week, the New York-based fashion designer was in Australia visiting the source of Merino wool - the natural, renewable and biodegradable fibre which lies at the heart of his latest collection.

Raf Simons is the new creative director of Calvin Klein

Raf Simons is the new creative director of Calvin Klein

After months of rumors swirling, Calvin Klein has officially confirmed the hire of Raf Simons as its new chief creative officer. The brand announced the news in a statement shared on Facebook, detailing Simons new role at the American fashion brand.

Première Vision Paris: 1,898 exhibitors at the heart of international fashion creation

Première Vision Paris: 1,898 exhibitors at the heart of international fashion creation

Strategic developments, structural changes, a reorganised offer... next 13-15 September, Première Vision Paris will seek to further promote and coordinate the complementary offer of its 6 shows within one homogenous, coherent and efficient event. This reflects a continuity with prior editions, which saw synergies and transversality strengthened between the show's many activity sectors and know-hows.

Nick Tentis London Flagship store opening in 2016

Nick Tentis London Flagship store opening in 2016

Nick Tentis announced that the new Nick Tentis London Flagship store will open in 2016. The Savile Row store is now closed.

French fashion designer Hedi Slimane quits Saint Laurent Paris

French fashion designer Hedi Slimane quits Saint Laurent Paris

'What Yves Saint Laurent has achieved over the past four years represents a unique chapter in the history of the House. I am very grateful to Hedi Slimane, and the whole Yves Saint Laurent team, for having set the path that the House has successfully embraced, and which will grant longevity to this legendary brand'.

Massimiliano Giornetti said Goodbye to Salvatore Ferragamo

Massimiliano Giornetti said Goodbye to Salvatore Ferragamo

The 44-year-old designer was part of the label's team since 2010 - he started as part of the meanswear team and in 2011 was promoted to creative director, overseeing the men's and women's collections. He brought new ideas into the 'DNA of the brand', but it is time for change obviously - which is a common event in the men's fashion world lately.

Giorgio Armani said No to fur in his production

Giorgio Armani said No to fur in his production

Giorgio Armani has confirmed his intentions to no longer use fur in any of his fashion collections as of Autumn/Winter 2016.

International Conference Fashion Futurum: Young Designers as a Key Factor in the Growth of Creative Economy

International Conference Fashion Futurum: Young Designers as a Key Factor in the Growth of Creative Economy

The business program and international conference Fashion Futurum opened with the discussion New Faces of Fashion: Young Designers as a Key Factor in the Growth of Creative Economy on 14 March 2016; the following issues were raised within the discussion - demand for young brands, efficiency of the e-commerce strategy, financial support and development routes.

Discover pass ion and practicality in the new and remarkable CUPRO innovations

Discover pass ion and practicality in the new and remarkable CUPRO innovations

The history of CUPRO as a unique, one-of-a-kind, matchless material, is unquestionable! What’s new can be found in this summer’s collections that convey a more contemporary flavor, one that crosses seasons, a true transeasonal chameleon, delivering perfect comfort with an exquisite ‘feelgood’ functionality alongside its new pearly finish optic, that is completely unique to CUPRO.

Skincare for Men - Michael Bastian Fall/Winter 2016 New York Fashion Week

Skincare for Men - Michael Bastian Fall/Winter 2016 New York Fashion Week

High-quality construction. Modern and luxurious. New York. Tailored. Handsome. Just a few synonyms of the looks Michael Bastian showcased for Fall/Winter 2016 during New York Fashion Week: Men's. Together with LAB SERIES Skincare for Men, they kicked off their partnership by shooting the look book campaign offering fashion and grooming looks for the urban man.

Menswear and skincare during the New York Fashion Week: Men's Fall-Winter 2016/2017

Menswear and skincare during the New York Fashion Week: Men's Fall-Winter 2016/2017

Popular skincare brand LAB SERIES Skincare for Men supported one of New York's most dynamic design duos OVADIA & SONS for their Fall-Winter 2016/2017 runway show for NYFW: MEN'S. 'What is great about both of our brands is that men look to us for guidance', says Joseph Grigsby, Vice President, Global Marketing, LAB SERIES Skincare for Men.

Thom Browne with an exhibition at Cooper-Hewitt Museum

Thom Browne with an exhibition at Cooper-Hewitt Museum

American fashion designer Thom Browne will curate a new exhibition, called 'Thom Browne Select'. It will include more than 50 of the museum's historic and contemporary mirrors and frames, as well as some personal objects, exploring the ideas of reflection and individuality.

Premium shirt maker Eton with a new owner

Premium shirt maker Eton with a new owner

Earlier this month it was announced that Litorina IV LP ('Litorina') sells their ownership of 53% in Eton to another private equity firm - EQT VII ('EQT'). Eton has doubled its turnover since Litorina became the majority shareholder in 2011. The divestment is a strategic step in the shirt maker's global expansion.

100% Merino wool outerwear by Woolrich

100% Merino wool outerwear by Woolrich

In the early 19th century, John Rich II, son of an English wool carder, set off from Liverpool across the Atlantic in search of a new life. He went on to found the Woolrich Woolen Mills in Pennsylvania in 1830 and travelled from logging camp to logging camp selling his first wool products: wool fabric, wool socks and basic wool garments.

Toronto's Fashion Santa in a charity Christmas initiative

Toronto's Fashion Santa in a charity Christmas initiative

Yorkdale Shopping Centre in Toronto is the place where you can see Paul Mason, a.k.a Fashion Santa, in action. All customers are encouraged to snap selfies with him, because the mall donates $1 (up to a total of $10,000) for every Fashion Santa Selfie posted on social media /hashtag #YorkdaleFashionSanta/ to the SickKids Foundation - a charity for Toronto's Hospital for Sick Children.

Thom Browne and The Woolmark Company will be partners

Thom Browne and The Woolmark Company will be partners

he Woolmark Company is pleased to announce a two-season partnership with leading American fashion designer Thom Browne, becoming the first US designer to use Cool Wool-certified garments in a commercially available collection.

Belgian fashion: Ann Demeulemeester

Belgian fashion: Ann Demeulemeester

Ann Demeulemeester is a fashion house established in 1985 and based in Antwerp, Belgium. Renowned for a poetic balance of shadow and light, the collections for women and men evoke a serene and romantic universe nuanced with a rock spirit. Masculine and feminine elements are woven throughout each collection, as signature silhouettes fuse languid tailoring in noble fabrics with sensual asymmetries and the twist of sheer and opaque textiles. Entwined with classicism and the radical touch of music and contemporary art, each design captures strength and sensitivity in equal parts.

31st Season of Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Russia concluded in Moscow

31st Season of Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Russia concluded in Moscow

From October 21 till October 25 Moscow saw the Spring/Summer 2016 Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Russia. During the major Eastern European fashion week the runways of the Manege Central Exhibition Hall welcomed shows of designers coming from Russia, Georgia, Turnkey, China and other countries.

Jakarta Fashion Week 2016

Jakarta Fashion Week 2016

We are half way through the event. Day one was highlighted by opening show at Fashion Tent, presenting a parade of more than 60 Indonesian designers who will showcase their collections over the week and a number of fashion shows by Indonesia Fashion Forwards designers. There was also a partnership between Jakarta Fashion Week and Australia-Indonesia Centre & Melbourne Fashion Festival, which presents Pageants and The Woolmark Company from Australia, the global authority on wool, which presents Rahul Mishra.

Ministry of Industry and Trade of the Russian Federation:  100 Russian brands at AliExpress

Ministry of Industry and Trade of the Russian Federation: 100 Russian brands at AliExpress

Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Russia hosted the presentation of the joint project with the international trade platform, AliExpress - Fashion. Made in Russia.

Tokyo Fashion Week showed the new face of kimono

Tokyo Fashion Week showed the new face of kimono

Tokyo Fashion Week presented new and surprising insight into the kimono this weekend. And the reason of the interest of designers to traditional garment is that it is back with a full force in the modern women's wardrobe.

Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Russia: 57 runway shows, 14 presentations, sensible fashion and virtual reality

Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Russia: 57 runway shows, 14 presentations, sensible fashion and virtual reality

From 21st to 25th of October 2015 Moscow will host Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Russia, Spring-Summer 2016. The main venue is Manege, located in a few steps from Red Square and the Kremlin, also there are different locations around the city for presentations and fashion shows. MBFW Russia will showcase collections from over 70 designers from Russia, Georgia, Ukraine, Italy, Turkey, China and other countries.

YUME - Children's collection fall-winter 2015/2016

YUME - Children's collection fall-winter 2015/2016

Fantastic Transformation - From tomboy to lady from cutie to fairy-tale hero. YUME transforms children!

Dolores Cortes - Summer 2016

Dolores Cortes - Summer 2016

Energetic collection inspired in the beach style from California in the 90s. A bath of sophistication that does not renounce to fun and humour.

Ion Fiz presented Spring/Summer 2016

Ion Fiz presented Spring/Summer 2016 "LE PRÉSAGE" collection during Mercedes Benz Fashion Week Madrid

The collection takes as its starting point the omen, intuition to create pieces of contemporary design from classic lines that are destroyed and create as result innovative ways.

Designer Esther Noriega presents TEMPO - Spring Summer 2016 Collection, inspired by the Muses of Music

Designer Esther Noriega presents TEMPO - Spring Summer 2016 Collection, inspired by the Muses of Music

TEMPO is a collection in movement markedly feminine, a collection that confronts adagio with allegro. A slow tempo, sensual, pulsating, a lively tempo, energetic and cheerful. The nuance of the collection pumps up the volume, without fanfare, piano or forte, and hence the woman moves to the beat of a fashion sonata. The melody is executed with defined and resounding fashion trends, merging with a cut that recreates the classicism of couture and results in a defined style that harmonizes femininity and defines the aesthetic dialogue of the designer from Valladolid, Esther Noriega.

The 62nd edition of Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Madrid presents the best Spanish brands

The 62nd edition of Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Madrid presents the best Spanish brands

The event will take place from 18 to 22 September at Feria de Madrid.

Teresita Rodriguez Tanon accessories at Couture Fashion Week New York

Teresita Rodriguez Tanon accessories at Couture Fashion Week New York

Galeria de Modelos will present the latest accessories collection by designer Teresita Rodriguez Tanon entitled “Kobiet” (“Woman of the Kingdom”). Part of the 22nd season of Couture Fashion Week New York, the runway show will be held at 4:00 pm on Sunday September 13, 2015 at the Crowne Plaza Times Square Manhattan, in the heart of the Big Apple.

"Virtuous" by DiDomenico Designs will be presented during Couture Fashion Week New York

Upcoming designer label DiDomenico Designs will present its latest collection during the prestigious Couture Fashion Week New York event. The runway show will be held at 6:00 pm on Saturday September 12, 2015 in the Broadway Ballroom of the Crowne Plaza Times Square Manhattan, in the heart of the city that never sleeps.

"Dragonfly" Collection at Couture Fashion Week

Designer Jossie Medina will present her latest collection entitled “Dragonfly” during the 22nd season of Couture Fashion Week New York. Marking the designer’s first showing at the prestigious event, the fashion show will be held at 4:00 pm on Sunday September 13, 2015 in the Broadway Ballroom of the Crowne Plaza Times Square Manhattan.

Designer Paola Gamero at Couture Fashion Week New York

Designer Paola Gamero at Couture Fashion Week New York

Rising Peruvian design star Paola Gamero will present her latest collection at Couture Fashion Week New York during the upcoming 22nd season of the prestigious event. The fashion show will be held at 8:00 pm on Friday September 11, 2015 in the Broadway Ballroom of the Crowne Plaza Times Square Manhattan, at the Crossroads of the World.

Diana Couture will present mythically inspired collection during Couture Fashion Week New York

Diana Couture will present mythically inspired collection during Couture Fashion Week New York

Acclaimed Indonesian designer Diana Putri will present her latest collection for her Diana Couture label at Couture Fashion Week in New York City. Marking the designer’s first appearance at the prestigious event, the highly anticipated runway show will be held at 6:00 pm on Friday September 11, 2015 in the Broadway Ballroom at the Crowne Plaza Times Square Manhattan.

Lauren Tormenta will present a collection inspired by Medieval Castles during Couture Fashion Week New York

Lauren Tormenta will present a collection inspired by Medieval Castles during Couture Fashion Week New York

New York City designer Lauren Tormenta will present her latest collection at Couture Fashion Week New York during the upcoming 22nd season of the prestigious event. The fashion show will be held at 6:00 pm on Saturday September 12, 2015 at the Crowne Plaza Times Square Manhattan, in the heart of the Big Apple.

Anniesa Hasibuan will present Opulent Collection at Couture Fashion Week New York

Anniesa Hasibuan will present Opulent Collection at Couture Fashion Week New York

Rising design star Anniesa Hasibuan will make her debut at Couture Fashion Week New York with the presentation of her latest collection at 4:00 pm on Saturday September 12, 2015. The event will be held at the Crowne Plaza Times Square Manhattan in the heart of the city.

The designer Evgenia Luzhina will present

The designer Evgenia Luzhina will present "Nostalgia" during Couture Fashion Week New York

Couture fashion designer Evgenia Luzhina will present her latest collection entitled “Nostalgia” during the upcoming Couture Fashion Week New York. A returning favorite designer at the event, Ms. Luzhina’s fashion show will be held at 4:00 pm on Saturday September 12, 2015 at the Crowne Plaza Times Square Manhattan. The show will include live music by award-winning musician and composer Serge Khrichenko.

Zinedine Zidane continues for another season as the face of MANGO MAN

Zinedine Zidane continues for another season as the face of MANGO MAN

MANGO Man is once again counting on Zinedine Zidane for the forthcoming Autumn/Winter 2015 campaign.

Urban and Street Apparel Brands on the Rise

Urban and Street Apparel Brands on the Rise

The UK is being revamped by a number of urban retailers and some of the leading fashion brands are becoming dominating forces. You will discover top British celebs who have passed on fashions by Adidas and Nike and they are now rocking it out with seriously stylish clothing brands that have unique urban appeal.

Friendship with style for Fall-Winter 2015/2016 in Chloé campaign

Friendship with style for Fall-Winter 2015/2016 in Chloé campaign

Through the tree-lined allées of the iconic Luxembourg Gardens in Paris, Chloé girls walk in the crisp autumn air and the classical beauty of French architecture and nature's quiet romance, celebrating lifelong friendships.

adidas neo Goes Sports Luxe With Selena Gomez's 2015 Autumn Collection

adidas neo Goes Sports Luxe With Selena Gomez's 2015 Autumn Collection

Sportswear gets a new look this season with Selena Gomez's adidas neo autumn collection. Intertwining active accents with feminine details, your autumn wardrobe will never look so good.