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How to start own business of property management
Career

How to start own business of property management

If you made up your mind to start own business of property management, you have to understand the procedure to begin with. The following advices will be useful for those who are aware of basics of property management and decided to get involved in these activities.

C.L.A.S.S. Spring/Summer 2018 is becoming Smarter
Sewing industry

C.L.A.S.S. Spring/Summer 2018 is becoming Smarter

C.L.A.S.S., the leading eco-material hub based in Milan and specialized in the integration of a new generation of smart values within fashion and home d?cor, presents the new SS 2018 collection through its partners, highlighting the new generation of values as innovation, research, creativity, traceability, transparency and sustainability. A very new business model and a real supporting tool for companies (not only the “fashion” ones) for lower environmental impact productions. A new concept that contributes to improve the quality of life, properly answering to cultural changes and to consumer’s new mind-set that links excellence to smarter products.

Google, Dior, French Federation of the Haute Couture and Pret-a-Porter, Skolkovo and other leaders will tell about the future in Fashion Futurum Conference
Business news

Google, Dior, French Federation of the Haute Couture and Pret-a-Porter, Skolkovo and other leaders will tell about the future in Fashion Futurum Conference

On March 16-17 over 30 world fashion industry leaders from 9 countries will meet in the very center of Moscow to discuss contemporary trends and main challenges of the industry. During Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Russia the Central Exhibition Hall Manege will become the heart of the primary innovative fashion technologies.

Checks for Business Formals
Fashion in the office

Checks for Business Formals

Bespoke shirts crafted from solids, pinstripes, and subtle prints have long been embraced as staples in any well-balance business wardrobe, while checks have been unjustly relegated to the ranks of weekend and casual wear.

Techtextil presents technical textiles
Events

Techtextil presents technical textiles

Techtextil is the international trade fair for technical textiles and nonwovens. Here, you will find topical information for your work on Techtextil.

Wear A Great Pair Of Shoes To Impress Everyone
Fashion advices

Wear A Great Pair Of Shoes To Impress Everyone

Footwear has been an essential part of our lives and has been regarded as a necessity in order to offer us a state of well being for centuries. Not only do shoes protect us from various external factors such as dirt and cold weather but they have turned into a fashion accessory which will only offer the wearer a feeling of being stylish and fashionable.

The rise of men’s fitness wear
Trends

The rise of men’s fitness wear

One of the most important things about the popular wave of fitness activities in the 1970s and 1980s was that you didn’t need much specialist equipment to join in. As long as people were wearing comfortable clothing and had proper support, especially with respect to footwear, people could get involved with jogging, running, and many other activities. The fitness wear at the time reflected this need and had a very functional look and feel to it.

Top 10 SEO tips that really work for getting traffic to your brand's site
How to advertise

Top 10 SEO tips that really work for getting traffic to your brand's site

Having a web site is not a one time investment. As a manager, you should know what is needed so that your site drives more traffic and respectively new customers for your business. Even if you have hired a SEO company to work on your site, you should be aware what should be done, so that your site really works for you. You also need to know what to require from the SEO specialists you have selected to optimise your site. And in fact even if you are not a SEO expert, you can apply some of our tips on your own and save money.

The University of Cambridge started an online short course Business Sustainability Management
Business news

The University of Cambridge started an online short course Business Sustainability Management

Recently I saw that the University of Cambridge offers an online short course Business Sustainability Management. The value of certified expertise in sustainable business practices is rising every day, which is why the Cambridge Institute for Sustainability Leadership is collaborating with online education company, GetSmarter, to make this programme online, accessible to professionals around the world.

Best street style at Pitti Uomo 91
Fashion in the industry

Best street style at Pitti Uomo 91

Pitti Uomo is a fair, where you’re likely to meet anyone who’s anyone in the menswear business. That's the best explanation I have ever heard and it belongs to Erik Mannby.

How to recognise the best quality ready-to-wear business suit
How to buy the perfect suit

How to recognise the best quality ready-to-wear business suit

Buying a business suit is not just investing in an expensive item in your wardrobe, which, according to the law of averages, you’ll probably wear around 100 times.

What to wear at the holiday party: Indochino
How to buy the perfect suit

What to wear at the holiday party: Indochino

The holiday party season has arrived. Survive it with the help of Indochino and their formal suits.

Pitti Uomo 91 - make the new makers
Fashion fairs

Pitti Uomo 91 - make the new makers

Pitti Uomo 91 will be held in Florence, Italy, from 10th to 13th January 2017.

Learn Fashion in New York City
Fashion design education

Learn Fashion in New York City

LIM College, located in New York City, is dedicated exclusively to the study of business & fashion. LIM College educates students for success in the global business of fashion and its many related industries. As a pioneer in experiential education, LIM College fosters a unique connection between real-world experience and academic study in business principles. Developing students’ creative and critical thinking, as well as leadership skills, an LIM College education empowers students to become accomplished professionals in a highly competitive, dynamic business environment as well as responsible citizens of a global society.

Paulo Battista is the winner of Most Stylish Real Men November 2016
Competitions & awards

Paulo Battista is the winner of Most Stylish Real Men November 2016

It's time, we announce the top 5 winners of Most Stylish Real Men. So the winners for November are...

20 Team Building Quotes to Inspire Your Team
How to refresh the business

20 Team Building Quotes to Inspire Your Team

The difference between success and failure is a great team. The team building quotes I selected can help you refresh your business, create a powerful team and inspire its members to achieve great results in your company.

Meet Scabal at Savile Row
Bespoke Men's Suits

Meet Scabal at Savile Row

Savile Row. The center of the tailoring universe for nearly 300 years, it is home to the world’s greatest tailors, many of who still hand craft suits for the world’s most discerning gentlemen.

Irish tailoring by J Marie Clothing
Bespoke Men's Suits

Irish tailoring by J Marie Clothing

J Marie has a vision for the future. A vision that has driven them from the moment J Marie Clothing was created. Their future is about creating the kind of excellence that results from the unique tension between uncompromising luxury and outstanding performance.

Australian custom made suits by Montagio
Bespoke Men's Suits

Australian custom made suits by Montagio

Every impression counts. Especially the first one. Like it or not, those around you judge you based on how you look. So be confident knowing you’ll look damn good in a custom tailored business suit by Montagio - quite purposely styled for your success, and perfectly fitted to impress.

Custom made suits by Harris and Zei
Bespoke Men's Suits

Custom made suits by Harris and Zei

True style comes from dressing for your personality, so we take the time to understand you and your character before putting chalk to fabric. The result is a smart and impeccably tailored garment, representing the very best of British style.

Popular men's suit bespoke tailors in Berlin
Bespoke Men's Suits

Popular men's suit bespoke tailors in Berlin

Today, we are going to present you some of the most popular in the capital of Germany - Berlin. The city is well known with the fashion events that are hosted there. We all know about Berlin Fashion Week, but nobody is thinking that there may be find some of the master tailors in Europe.

How to protect your documents when using cloud services for your business
How to plan your business

How to protect your documents when using cloud services for your business

If you opt to use cloud computing for your business or organization, it is important to know the challenging topics that affect the security of this method.

Best Mens' Fashion Brand - Pal Zileri label
Competitions & awards

Best Mens' Fashion Brand - Pal Zileri label

Conceived by Cristiana Schieppati and organized by Crisalide Press in collaboration with Milan City Council, the Chi ? Chi Awards - now in their sixteenth year - opened the ball at the Milan fashion week, as has been the custom for the last sixteen years, with a ceremony at the Palazzo Marino in Milan.

Bespoke suits by Mohan's Custom Tailors from New York
Bespoke Men's Suits

Bespoke suits by Mohan's Custom Tailors from New York

If you're looking to make a positive impression during a job interview or business meeting, you should consider buying a bespoke suit. No other kind of suit can fit your contours and accentuate your attributes quite like a custom suit made by an experienced tailor. If you're in any way daunted by the bespoke process, you shouldn't be; the professionals at Mohan's Custom Tailors are friendly, and their suits cost 40-50% less than other custom suits.

Style Tips for the Different Business Events
ABC of the men's suit

Style Tips for the Different Business Events

Throughout your life, you will get a lot of different invitations to a lot of different events, and each event will vary in its level of formality. You may have to attend really casual events and very formal events, and you may even get invited to some business events as well. To determine what you should wear to different types of business events, keep reading so that you will know exactly what outfit will be best for the atmosphere and expectations of an upcoming occasion.

Lawrence Kiely: Express yourself, and be confident in what you are wearing
Interviews

Lawrence Kiely: Express yourself, and be confident in what you are wearing

Kings Gentlemen is a custom clothier, offering many different custom clothing styles to choose from in suits, jackets, pants, shirts, and overcoats. Lawrence Kiely is a master clothier and owner of the business. Read an interview with Lawrence about men's clothing and style.

Fall-Winter 2017/2018 menswear trends: Suit Fabrics
Menswear fabrics

Fall-Winter 2017/2018 menswear trends: Suit Fabrics

Men's suit fabrics - geometric effect with tiny low contrast knops, special grounds such as with band of mixture color, small scale motifs with combination of mixture and mouliné yarns, hound's tooth or subdued checks on milled fabric, different size diagonals, plains and fake plains.

Manufacturing Modes - Job Shop, Process and Discrete
Made-to-order Men's Suits

Manufacturing Modes - Job Shop, Process and Discrete

What is your company's manufacturing mode is an important question, when choosing ERP software. Now let's find out what is Job Shop, Process and Discrete mode and how they differ...

Keys to Success: Trademark
How to plan your business

Keys to Success: Trademark

The trademark serves as a badge of origin - it is also called indicates source. Its essential function is to exclusively identify a particular business as the source of goods or services.

Bespoke Fashion Tailoring Menswear course by the National Tailoring Academy Ireland
Fashion design education

Bespoke Fashion Tailoring Menswear course by the National Tailoring Academy Ireland

The one year full time CPD diploma is a qualification for Fashion Design graduates and designers working in the fashion and tailoring sector, offering tuition in the technical aspects of bespoke tailoring skills to an international industry standard.

Fundamental fashion law issues for American Apparel Startups
How to produce

Fundamental fashion law issues for American Apparel Startups

If you are planning to begin an apparel startup, you should have in mind that there is a set of fundamental fashion law issues, which you must consider...

3 Reasons Why Wearing a Suit Can Help Business Meetings
Fashion in the office

3 Reasons Why Wearing a Suit Can Help Business Meetings

The suit says, 'I'm not here to mess around.' Which is just one big reason why a suit is a good idea for a business meeting.'

BGFN Readers' Most Stylish Men July 2016 are announced
Competitions & awards

BGFN Readers' Most Stylish Men July 2016 are announced

And here they are - your favorites among all nominees in each of the categories of Be Global Fashion Network readers' voting for the seventh month of 2016...

One fashion project is among the winners of Chivas' The Venture 2016
Business news

One fashion project is among the winners of Chivas' The Venture 2016

The Venture, luxury whisky Chivas Regal's search to find and support the most innovative startups from across the world, rewarded five social enterprises in New York City earlier this month. The winners were announced after five grand finalists pitched in front of a live audience and judging panel that included actress and philanthropist Eva Longoria.

How to style a contemporary suit - tips by SABA
ABC of the men's suit

How to style a contemporary suit - tips by SABA

It's time to update your look with SABA's simple 'how to' on three ways to style a men's contemporary suit. SABA suits continue to exude an air of relaxed confidence this season, combining structure with movement and breathability in premium wools. Introducing the Collins Contemporary, impeccably crafted in 100% Australian wool for an elegant slim cut, and a sleek, contemporary profile.

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

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.

Suitopia - tailor made suits from Sweden
Made-to-measure Men's Suits

Suitopia - tailor made suits from Sweden

Suitopia Scandinavia AB is a company which aims to harness the benefits of globalisation and the Internet era and mold these two pillars of the modern business environment together, in order to offer superior products to their customers at good prices.

International management consultancy Simon-Kucher & Partners is now also represented in Hamburg and Stockholm
Business news

International management consultancy Simon-Kucher & Partners is now also represented in Hamburg and Stockholm

Simon-Kucher & Partners is a global consulting firm specializing in TopLine Power®, which encompasses strategy, marketing, pricing, and sales. Their clients are leading companies from a broad range of industries including fashion.

BGFN Readers' Most Stylish Men June 2016 are announced
Competitions & awards

BGFN Readers' Most Stylish Men June 2016 are announced

For the sixth time in 2016, the readers of Be Global Fashion Network chose their male stylish icons. This month, the winners are...

Men's suits 2016 fashion trends: Brown suits
Menswear Trends

Men's suits 2016 fashion trends: Brown suits

Brown is among the most common colors in men's suits. That's pretty logical, because brown is less formal than black (which is especially inappropriate for Summer) and depending on the shade and the fabric it could be both super stylish (great for business suits, for example) and casually fresh (cool for meetings on the sea side).

Savile Row tailors: The Savile Row company
Made-to-measure Men's Suits

Savile Row tailors: The Savile Row company

As a company, the Savile Row company has made it their mission to provide the customers with genuine luxury clothing at affordable prices. They also aim to extend these same high standards across all aspects of business, with particular focus being placed on a truly exceptional and personal level of customer service; to them, this isn’t considered a luxury, it is the fundamental foundation on which their business has been built.

The Business Suit
The dandy style

The Business Suit

The business suit for a man is like a business card in the society. It should fully represents the nature of the gentleman. Contempt to your suit is automatically contempt to your business.

Savile Row tailors: Davies & Son
Bespoke Men's Suits

Savile Row tailors: Davies & Son

Davies & Son has the longest history of any independent Tailor on Savile Row and we are proud of it. Their story began in 1803. Along the way they have acquired the tailoring houses of Johns and Pegg, Fallan and Harvey, James and James, Wells of Mayfair and many more, each one adding to their own knowledge, experience and history. In over two centuries of bespoke tailoring they have made garments for 4 Kings, 7 Crown Princes, 18 Knights of the Realm and 2 US presidents.

New online technologies change the fashion retail business
How to sell

New online technologies change the fashion retail business

During 2015, in the United States alone, online apparel and accessory revenue was around $63.5 billion and is estimated to reach $100 billion in 2019.

Savile Row tailors: Jeff Banks
Bespoke Men's Suits

Savile Row tailors: Jeff Banks

Bespoke craftsmanship encapsulates everything that Jeff Banks hold precious in the design world. Expert, precision tailoring, that sensational feel of the finest quality cloth, delicate stitching and the intricate detail of individual buttons and monogramming - all delivered with an unsurpassable service reminiscent of a more traditional era...

Pitti Uomo 90 - Another record-breaking edition
Fashion fairs

Pitti Uomo 90 - Another record-breaking edition

The last edition of fashion platform Pitti Uomo has just finished (in Friday, June 17). The atmosphere among the stands was filled with energy, collections abounded in creativity and they had all been put together with a keen eye on the market.

Savile Row tailors: Gary Anderson
Bespoke Men's Suits

Savile Row tailors: Gary Anderson

As one of the first of the new generation of tailors on Savile Row, Gary Anderson opened in 1998, having been established in 1958. The aim of the company was to provide the finest mens tailoring, with a fashion edge and attract a younger clientel to Savile Row tailoring. The formula was very successful and the tailoring business thrived and expanded in the following years, building a new generation of fashion conscious younger men who were discovering the quality of fit and individuality that only a fully tailored garment can offer.

The Gentleman's wardrobe: Loafers
The dandy style

The Gentleman's wardrobe: Loafers

Loafers are the most elegant decision for hot month in informal situations. Comfortable moccasin-like slip-on shoes with decorative stitching, perfectly matching a Summer suit.

Savile Row tailors: Chester Barrie
Bespoke Men's Suits

Savile Row tailors: Chester Barrie

Chester Barrie is a quintessentially British brand. Based on London's Savile Row, home of many great tailoring names, Chester Barrie was founded in London in 1935 by Simon Ackerman, an Englishman who had emigrated to the States.

Savile Row tailors: Henry Poole & Co
Bespoke Men's Suits

Savile Row tailors: Henry Poole & Co

The history of Henry Poole lies at the heart of the Savile Row suit. It is both a family story and a story of an international business that covers the past, the present and the future. From our historical tailoring bloodline through to our current bespoke process for creating a range of clothing garments (including shirts, blazers, sports jackets, top coats, overcoats, dress wear and, of course, tailored suits), Poole’s epitomises the glory behind Savile Row tradition of pure bespoke tailoring.

BGFN Readers' Most Stylish Men May 2016 are announced
Competitions & awards

BGFN Readers' Most Stylish Men May 2016 are announced

And here they are - your favorites among all nominees in each of the categories of Be Global Fashion Network readers' voting for the fifth month of 2016...

Goldratt's strategy definition
How to refresh the business

Goldratt's strategy definition

What is strategy? You can hear one definition from two people, so now you will understand the meaning of strategy presented by Goldratt.

Folknetika – team building for the office
How to refresh the business

Folknetika – team building for the office

We have presented you Folknetika - a new way of indoor team building with dances, suitable for the office. Not just dances but folk dances that are thousand of years old.

Happy Birthday Mark Zuckerberg
Fashion in the industry

Happy Birthday Mark Zuckerberg

The Men's Fashion Cluster Academy gives 365 men's suit jackets to Mark Zuckerberg as a gift. It announced it earlier this year, but Mark Zuckerberg did not call yet to claim this gift. The Men's Fashion Cluster team is very serious in this offer and once again wants to make it for Mark Zuckerberg's birthday, which is today, 14th May.

How to increase productivity in the company
How to refresh the business

How to increase productivity in the company

Your employees will appreciate the opportunity to be more confident, healthy and in good condition and will do their work faster and better.

INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON BUSINESS STRATEGIES - TOC (Theory of Constraints)
Business news

INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON BUSINESS STRATEGIES - TOC (Theory of Constraints)

The conference will take place in the beautiful RIU Pravets Resort, city of Pravets, Bulgaria, 8-9 June 2016. The lecturers are certified TOC consultants from USA and Europe with many years of practical experience in the application of TOC in global organizations.

How to improve the discipline in the company through team building
How to refresh the business

How to improve the discipline in the company through team building

The discipline in an organization is very important because it is a part of the whole process and production inside the company.

The 2nd edition of Prima MU is coming
Fashion fairs

The 2nd edition of Prima MU is coming

Prima MU had its debut in Milan. It is the first appointment with Made in Italy PRECOLLECTIONS of textiles-accessories devoted to those who aim at exclusive top-end Italian products. While presenting their PRECOLLECTIONS, each exhibitor is able to encounter various R&D representatives forming a constructive dialog, from both creative and business viewpoints.

Ermenegildo Zegna - the story of success
Organizations

Ermenegildo Zegna - the story of success

Ermenegildo Zegna is one of the biggest global producers of fine fabrics (2.3 million metres per year) and the largest menswear brand (600,000 sleeve units suits) in the world, producing suits for its own label as well as for world famous brands like Gucci, Yves Saint Laurent, Dunhill and Tom Ford.

New type of team building - unite the employees
How to refresh the business

New type of team building - unite the employees

The main idea of the team building is to make the communication and the relations in the office better. So, it is very important to find the exact way to do this.

Why the team building is so important
How to refresh the business

Why the team building is so important

Team building is part of a psychological discipline called organisational psychology. It inspires groups of workers to communicate through a series of planned events that are fun & motivational.

Folknetika – the modern team building
How to refresh the business

Folknetika – the modern team building

All of the successful companies around the world organize some time for their employees out of the office – this is considered a good practice for knowing each other and it is really helpful for the work process.

Flow and decision making using TOC
How to refresh the business

Flow and decision making using TOC

Using a variety of hands-on and thinking exercises, lecture, and discussion, this Theory of Constraints (TOC) Flow and Decision Making Using TOC workshop provides an understanding of TOC flow and focus concepts in a variety of environments beginning with operations.

Supply chain logistics management workshop
How to refresh the business

Supply chain logistics management workshop

The workshop Managing Supply Chain the TOC Way presents the TOC approach for managing supply chain with the purpose to achieve fast and smooth flow of inventory through the supply chain links.

Thinking processes workshop
How to refresh the business

Thinking processes workshop

The workshop TOC Thinking Processes gives an overview of major TOC logical tools and presents practical mechanics on working with the central logical instrument - the Cloud.

Critical chain project management workshop
How to refresh the business

Critical chain project management workshop

Projects are more and more a critical factor in business. Many companies sell products that are created through projects (e.g., machinery and special equipment, construction, software) or sell services (e.g., equipment maintenance, engineering, and healthcare).

TOCICO 2-Day Workshops Conference in Bulgaria
How to refresh the business

TOCICO 2-Day Workshops Conference in Bulgaria

The Theory of Constraints International Certification Organization (TOCICO) announces a 2-Day workshop conference to be held at the Pravets Resort in Pravets, Bulgaria on June 8-9, 2016, featuring Keynote speakers, Round Table discussions and TOC Workshops.

The art of negotiating - Three key tips
How to plan your business

The art of negotiating - Three key tips

Negotiating is part of our everyday lives and, especially in business, it is critical for success. The keys to get the best deal possible under any circumstances are iron gut, good preparation, a hint of wisdom and absolute discipline.

BGFN Readers' Most Stylish Men April 2016 are announced
Competitions & awards

BGFN Readers' Most Stylish Men April 2016 are announced

BGFN Most Stylish Men is a global readers' voting aiming to notice all stylish men, who dress to impress in addition to their professional achievements and social responsible behavior.

Prince Mario-Max Schaumburg-Lippe is the Most Stylish Man April 2016 in Business
Celebrity fashion

Prince Mario-Max Schaumburg-Lippe is the Most Stylish Man April 2016 in Business

Visitors of Be Global Fashion Network designated as the most stylish man in business Prince Mario-Max Schaumburg-Lippe - Actor, Television Host and Keynote Speaker.

Rudy Martinez Custom Tailoring
Bespoke Men's Suits

Rudy Martinez Custom Tailoring

Rudy Martinez began working as a master designer in 1986 with Martinez Custom Clothier in Baton Rouge, LA. He has been in the custom clothing business for over twenty five years.

Who are the 8 richest people in Europe?
Business news

Who are the 8 richest people in Europe?

Europe is the penultimate continent in size, but it is home for 8 of the 50 richest people in the world. So, who are these eight richest people on the old continent and where does their wealth come from?

Luigi Bianchi Mantova Spring-Summer 2016 collection
Menswear collections

Luigi Bianchi Mantova Spring-Summer 2016 collection

In the collection you can find unconstructed and garment dyed products, alongside with more formal proposals, such as business and 'black tie' dinner suits.

FASHION ZONE at Ryerson University is one of Canada's first incubators for fashion-inspired business
Fashion design education

FASHION ZONE at Ryerson University is one of Canada's first incubators for fashion-inspired business

Fashion Zone have recognized a few gaps and opportunities in the Canadian Fashion Industry in regards to development of innovative products and services. With Canadian fashion jobs increasingly being outsourced, the goal of the Fashion Zone is to promote entrepreneurship as a viable career path for prospective entrepreneurs interested in fashion.

Staying on-trend with a new style of Supply chain
How to plan your business

Staying on-trend with a new style of Supply chain

In clothing retail, the battle of the supply chains is underway. In response to consumer trends, products can now reach the high street in record time and at bargain prices, all thanks to supply chains custom designed to support a high-volume, more flexible model.

How companies can turn their employees, customers and partners into their fans
Fashion in the industry

How companies can turn their employees, customers and partners into their fans

At the end of the year companies spend a lot of money for advertising materials - calendars, pens, notepads, etc. But very few companies try to be more original and practical. We have an idea how companies can take an example from sport and can create clothes for their fans to advertise themselves and increase their prestige...

Network With Fashion Professionals and Learn From Experts
How to sell

Network With Fashion Professionals and Learn From Experts

We've teamed up with Creative Industry Hub to offer you a 10% discount on tickets for their upcoming 'Strictly Go Networking For Fashion Professionals' event, which is taking place on the 31st May at Sway Bar in Holborn.

Adjusting prices in the fashion industry
How to plan your business

Adjusting prices in the fashion industry

This year, to maintain profitability and a competitive positioning, many vendors will be forced to make extensive adjustments to their pricing and product range strategies. Numerous opinion leaders have already shared a similar view in various media.

BGFN Readers' Most Stylish Men March 2016 are announced
Competitions & awards

BGFN Readers' Most Stylish Men March 2016 are announced

And here they are - your favorites in each of the categories of Be Global Fashion Network readers' voting for the third month of 2016...

How to wear a suit by Luciano Barbera - The Jacket
How to buy the perfect suit

How to wear a suit by Luciano Barbera - The Jacket

A suit tells the world you are ready for business. A jacket tells the world you are open to fun. For Barbera, the ideal jacket should have soft, natural lines and balanced proportions. It should fit you but never constrict you.

Corporate wear by Signature Clothing
Fashion in the industry

Corporate wear by Signature Clothing

After a long career in corporate management the Signature Clothing understand intimately your issues, frustrations and pain points trying to find a uniform.

How to make a Breakthrough in Fashion
How to plan your business

How to make a Breakthrough in Fashion

Have a long term marketing strategy that needs to communicate a message to the clients. You have to answer the questions:
*What can I do to help the society?
* Who is the customer and what do they expect?
* What the customer wants?
* Where can I engage with the customer?

Jeffrey Bartlett Clothiers from USA build the wardrobe around your lifestyle
Bespoke Men's Suits

Jeffrey Bartlett Clothiers from USA build the wardrobe around your lifestyle

In the Spring of 1992, Jeffrey Bartlett Clothiers was established. This allowed Jeffrey more freedom to source fabrics from any mill in the world and to study from the best tailors. Notables include: Martin Greenfield in Brooklyn, who makes clothing for the better retailers in New York City. Adrian Roberti in Rochester, who was the head tailor for Hickey Freeman in 1964 and Lou Myles in Toronto, who was Frank Sinatra's personal tailor.

Leon Tailoring - well-fitted garments from Indianapolis
Made-to-measure Men's Suits

Leon Tailoring - well-fitted garments from Indianapolis

Leon Tailoring Company, Inc., was founded by Leo (Leon) and Sadie Ettinger in 1905. They emigrated from Europe to the United States, settling in Indianapolis, Indiana. Leo was a tailor, and Sadie was a dressmaker. Together, they started the business as a small tailoring operation on Indiana Avenue, where they lived upstairs above the store and made the clothes downstairs. Their hours of operation were 7 a.m. until midnight to ensure they accommodated the working customers of their day.

Style Guide To A Men's Custom Suit
How to buy the perfect suit

Style Guide To A Men's Custom Suit

Take your style to the next level with John Callahan from Freemans Sporting Club in New York City. Receive the best tips from buttons to lapels, to fit to fabric, and learn everything you need to know about buying a custom suit. Casual or business - Get ready to look sharp and fitted with this men's fashion guide.

Rudy Martinez Custom Tailoring from USA
Made-to-measure Men's Suits

Rudy Martinez Custom Tailoring from USA

Rudy Martinez began working as a master designer in 1986 with Martinez Custom Clothier in Baton Rouge, LA. He has been in the custom clothing business for over twenty five years. He studied fit and tailoring with a master craftsman from the Custom Tailors & Designers Association (CTDA).

The ninth edition of Milano Unica in Shanghai
Fashion fairs

The ninth edition of Milano Unica in Shanghai

In the second largest market (with Hong Kong) for Italian exports, Botto Poala presents 78 Italian exhibitors and the new concept for the September edition of Milano Unica: The hub where excellence is Born.

Four Principles of Lean Management
How to plan your business

Four Principles of Lean Management

Learn about Lean Management Principles and how they can help your company eliminate waste and create value for your customers.
Lean is a management philosophy - a way of thinking. It considers first and foremost what the customer is willing to pay for or in other words - added value. Activities that do not add value to the end product or customer are defined as waste and should be reduced or eliminated to free up resources to be used for adding value.

How to overcome resistance to change in your organization
How to plan your business

How to overcome resistance to change in your organization

People resist change, but there are ways you can influence that. See this interesting video by Dr. Eliyahu M. Goldratt and Ilan Eshkoli...

Goldratt Lectures: Why you should think globally
How to sell

Goldratt Lectures: Why you should think globally

Dr. Eli Goldratt speaks on thinking globally, and on the hazards of doing otherwise. A true thinker, Eli shares his philosophy on how to utilize Cause and Effect thinking, especially in times of trouble - to achieve even better results.

Haberdasher - a trusted partner of the well-dressed men
Bespoke Men's Suits

Haberdasher - a trusted partner of the well-dressed men

Service is Haberdasher's hallmark and will not compromise nor outsource to save time. Their member clients appreciate the service, quality and convenience they provide. Because they are a personal boutique operation focused on high-end clientele the company limits the number of clients they serve to ensure the clients receive the best, most responsive service possible. Because they are a relationship-based company they do not do business on a transactional basis. They become a trusted partner in making sure you are well-dressed and taken care of for the long term. You will never be "passed off" to the next sales rep.

30 Global Leaders in fashion industry to speak out in Moscow
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30 Global Leaders in fashion industry to speak out in Moscow

Russian Fashion Council launches the first Fashion Futurum Conference held on 14-15 March 2016 in Moscow, Russia. Over 30 executive level insiders from 12 countries and the world's top 4 fashion capitals will gather under one roof at Manege to define the current trends in fashion industry and how it effects the future. The Conference will commence in frames of Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Russia, the biggest fashion week in Eastern Europe (scheduled on March 11-15).

Hemingway Tailors - an eye for detail
Made-to-measure Men's Suits

Hemingway Tailors - an eye for detail

Simply put Hemingway are purveyors of luxury tailored clothing. Using traditional tailoring methods, they produce a range of bespoke and made to measure garments, including morning suits, wedding suits, waistcoats, trousers, business suits, overcoats and shirts, all of which are contemporary styled, perfectly fitted and of exceptional quality and value. At the heart of Hemingway’s ethos is a ‘Visiting Tailor’ service which brings “Savile Row” quality tailoring to clients in other parts of England, at a time and place that fits into their schedule.

National Tailoring Academy
Organizations

National Tailoring Academy

The National Tailoring Academy is based in Dublin, Ireland, and its work is dedicated to 'the heritage of tailoring, the future of tailoring skills and tailoring education' in the country. It's located in a three-floored newly renovated building in the heart of Dublin City and runs both corporate courses and private lessons, including...

Juan Antonio Bayona is the winner in Most Stylish Men January 2016 - Category Business
Fashion in the industry

Juan Antonio Bayona is the winner in Most Stylish Men January 2016 - Category Business

Juan Antonio Bayona a.k.a J. A. Bayona is a Spanish film director, born in Barcelona, Spain, in 1975 and your favorite in category Business in BGFN Readers' Most Stylish Men January 2016 voting.

Most Stylish Men - you have only two days to choose your winner for January
Celebrity fashion

Most Stylish Men - you have only two days to choose your winner for January

Dear readers, you has only two days until the end of January. There is little more time to vote for the most stylish men or your favourite fashion icon.

The Dutch impose the new formula in fashion - made-to-measure suits from quality wool fabrics
Fashion fairs

The Dutch impose the new formula in fashion - made-to-measure suits from quality wool fabrics

MEN'S FASHION CLUSTER participated in MODEFABRIEK Amsterdam January 2016 edition (January 24-25). Amsterdam enforces the fashion standarts of custom suits.There you can see the latest collections of fabrics with over 1,500 designs of CERRUTI, E. THOMAS, and VITALE BARBERIS CANONICO and over 300 high-quality Italian linings.

Are men's suit brands, designers, tailors and retailers competitors or partners ?
Interviews

Are men's suit brands, designers, tailors and retailers competitors or partners ?

Interview with Martin Yordanov - business consultant and owner of the most modern factory for men's suits in Europe - Richmart.

Bespoke and Made-to-measure by Dunhill
Made-to-measure Men's Suits

Bespoke and Made-to-measure by Dunhill

Britain is the crucible of modern tailoring and Alfred Dunhill is proud to continue offering the ultimate in menswear, both through Bespoke and Made-to-Measure. Reflecting the origins of the brand in saddlery, customisation of leather pieces and the creation of unique Bespoke items uphold the heritage of the brand in a contemporary and luxurious way.

30 Most Stylish Men 2015
Competitions & awards

30 Most Stylish Men 2015

The new year is already here and the winners of BGFN readers' voting for Most Stylish Men 2015 are announced! The nominees are separated in six categories - Cinema, Music, Business, Sport, Science & Culture and Politics - and here are your top 5 favorites in each of them, forming the Top 30 Most Stylish Men 2015 list...

Lawrence Zarian is the winner in Most Stylish Men 2015 - Category Business
Fashion in the industry

Lawrence Zarian is the winner in Most Stylish Men 2015 - Category Business

Lawrence Zarian is a Celebrated author, TV personality, Lifestyle expert and Red carpet guru. He was born in Glendale, California, USA in 1965 and is best known for his work on The Fashion Team (2006), Entertainment Tonight (1981) and Live with Kelly and Michael (1988). His personal style and taste won him the prize for Most Stylish Men 2015 in Category Business!

Premium shirt maker Eton with a new owner
World fashion

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.

Savile Row’s Only Made-to-Measure Tailor Exclusively for Women
Sewing industry

Savile Row’s Only Made-to-Measure Tailor Exclusively for Women

Gormley & Gamble was founded in 2014 by Phoebe Gormley, who quit university to start the business, investing what would have been her final year of tuition fees in the company - hence the ‘Gamble’ part of the name. Since its launch the business has gone from strength to strength, and following a move to Savile Row in January 2016 G&G will be the solo women’s-only tailors in the street.

Italian Fashion: Stella Jean
Menswear collections

Italian Fashion: Stella Jean

Stella Jean was born and works in Rome, where she also lives with her two children. In July 2011 she was distinguished as one of the winners of the prestigious “Who Is On Next?” competition in Rome, organised by Altaroma in collaboration with Vogue Italy. In June 2013 she debuted her first menswear collection at Pitti Uomo, as part of the Pitti Italics project.

Modefabriek Amsterdam - 24 and 25 January 2016
Fashion fairs

Modefabriek Amsterdam - 24 and 25 January 2016

Modefabriek is the leading innovative and distinctive B2B trades how for fashion in the Benelux region. It is a fashion fair with over 19,000 professional visitors from the Netherlands, Europe and overseas and showcases more than 600 brands/labels. It takes place from January 24 & 25, 2016, at Westergas-area and brings over 25,000 fashion professionals and interested parties from varying industries together.

How to become a fashion consultant without any designer skills
How to sell

How to become a fashion consultant without any designer skills

You can earn an additional income up to 120 000 euro per year without any investment. Richmart offers this great opportunity and an additional business for more than 1000 people working and studying in Western Europe, USA and Russia.

How to create a men's suit business in Europe & USA
How to plan your business

How to create a men's suit business in Europe & USA

RICHMART offers additional business for more than 1 000 people working and studying in the USA and West Europe. Become Richmart's partner - agent, distributor or promoter of men's suits or create your own business - a made-to-mesure atelier for men's suits (franchising system).

How to create a made-to-measure suit business
How to plan your business

How to create a made-to-measure suit business

Learn how you can easily become men's suit agents, distributors and promoters or how you can create your own men's fashion business - start a made-to-measure atelier (franchise).

Sustainability agenda drives attendance at ITMA 2015
Fashion fairs

Sustainability agenda drives attendance at ITMA 2015

The global textile and garment manufacturing industry converged at ITMA 2015 in Milan to source innovative solutions to enhance their business sustainability. Their commitment to sustainability is evident from the strong industry turnout. At the end of eight days, the 17th edition of the world's most established textile and garment technology exhibition attracted visitorship of almost 123,000 from 147 economies.

World Textile Summit explores business basis of textile sustainability
Menswear fabrics

World Textile Summit explores business basis of textile sustainability

World Textile Summit gave more than 150 textile industry leaders a range of expert insights into the business issues that feed into decisions on sustainability in the textile supply chain.

Men's Fashion Cluster opens a showroom in the World Fashion Centre Amsterdam
Business news

Men's Fashion Cluster opens a showroom in the World Fashion Centre Amsterdam

MFC invites all fashion designers from Europe, interested in MTM and MTO, to present their latest collections in the Cluster's new showroom. * Up to 10 garments from one designer (FREE participation) - onlymen's suits, jackets and blazers, teen and children's jackets.

Dutch Business Dress Code
Fashion in the office

Dutch Business Dress Code

The Dutch tend to dress fairly conservatively in business, though standards and styles vary widely from one industry to another: formal attire is normal in banking, open-neck shirts and jeans in the IT and entertainment sectors. In most Dutch organisations, it is generally normal to wear a jacket, not necessarily a suit, to take the jacket off when working. Colour has no particular significance, and colourful shirt/tie combinations are quite usual in some sectors, such as marketing and service industries.

Jeremy Renner spotted wearing Porsche Design '1919 Collection' watch
Accessories

Jeremy Renner spotted wearing Porsche Design '1919 Collection' watch

On October, 20th, 2015, Hollywood actor Jeremy Renner was spotted wearing the Porsche Design '1919 Datetimer Series 1 Titanium & Rubber' during the House of Remy Martin 'One Life/ Live Them' Launch Event in New York City. The collection was developed by the Porsche Design Timepieces AG based in Solothurn Switzerland and it is perfect for today's contemporary business traveler.

Première Vision Paris presents Autumn-Winter 2016/2017 and Spring-Summer 2017 fashion trends
Fashion fairs

Première Vision Paris presents Autumn-Winter 2016/2017 and Spring-Summer 2017 fashion trends

In September, the global event for fashion professionals presents the fashion information and seasonal directions of its 6 shows in 16 forums, over more than 5,000m2 of dedicated areas. These showcase the exhibitors' most creative and innovative products, selected by the Première Vision fashion team.

Richmart shows a men's suits collection during the Sofia Fashion Week 2015
Events

Richmart shows a men's suits collection during the Sofia Fashion Week 2015

Richmart is the most modern factory in Europe, offering men's made-to-measure and made-to-order suits. It has more than 600 employees and a capacity to produce 1 000 men's suits per day. Richmart manufactures collections for world famous brands from more than 30 countries.

Richmart Vintage at the international conference TOCICO 2015
Events

Richmart Vintage at the international conference TOCICO 2015

From September 6th to 9th 2015 Goldratt Marketing Group organizes the international conference TOCICO at The Westin Hotel, Cape Town, South Africa. The conference is an opportunity to hear and interact with recognised international TOC authors, experts, and practitioners show-casing their latest discoveries and experiences.

International Fashion Fair - Fast Fashion was held in Poland
Sewing industry

International Fashion Fair - Fast Fashion was held in Poland

Paris Hilton was the special guest on the first day (28th August 2015) of the International Fashion Fair - Fast Fashion and Fashion Week Poland. The celebrity appeared during the fashion shows of the Polish producers. She also took part in the press conference and in the evening she performed as a DJ at the afterparty.

Be bold and choose Suits for Dudes
Menswear collections

Be bold and choose Suits for Dudes

Brand's motto is 'Wearing a suit doens't mean you stop being a Dude!' and they approve it with collections full of artistic and joyful men's suit jackets, giving to the wearer both style and a sense of passion for life.

Six secrets of the product photography: How to make your online business really successful!
Career

Six secrets of the product photography: How to make your online business really successful!

In the 21st century, in the era of online business, when walking along the traditional stores and shops is equal to the virtual tour of online stores, it gets more and more important to manage to present your business in the best possible way and light - with the mandatory professionalism. What do we need of to achieve this goal? - First thing you need is high quality photographs.

MRKET New York July 2015
Fashion fairs

MRKET New York July 2015

The director of Men's Fashion Cluster Dean Manev participated at the exhibition and presented the cluster and one of its member companies - Richmart, manufacturer of men's made-to-measure and made-to-order suits.

10 Years European Fashion Award FASH
Competitions & awards

10 Years European Fashion Award FASH

'We launched the European Fashion Award FASH competition in 2005, and expanded it to a global level in 2011 thanks to its popularity. In 2008, the foundation's charitable work was honored by the German government and business initiative 'Germany - Land of Ideas'.

Menswear: Made-to-measure service by Giorgio Armani
Made-to-measure Men's Suits

Menswear: Made-to-measure service by Giorgio Armani

Actors Matt Bomer ('White Collar'), Dan Stevens ('Downton Abbey') and Chen Kun ('Love story in Shanghai') shot a black-and-white photo session in New York, USA, with photographer John Balsom, for the presentation of Giorgio Armani's made-to-measure menswear service. The campaign shows the link between the luxury Italian brand and the world of television.

European Fashion Forum 2015 - International Conference, fashion show and party
Sewing industry

European Fashion Forum 2015 - International Conference, fashion show and party

The forum brought together experts from the academic, business and design communities in the fashion industry. Fourteen Winners of Golden Needle by the Academy of Fashion, fashion design students from four Bulgarian universities and Bulgarian designers, who have presented their work on world fashion stages, took part in the fashion show. The accent of the event was the presentation of contemporary clothing with references to Bulgarian folklore.

European Fashion Forum 2015
Events

European Fashion Forum 2015

MEN'S FASHION CLUSTER would like to invite you to an international press conference with the subject: Development of the fashion industry in Europe. MTO (Made To Order) & MTM (Made To Measure) - The new fashion formula. The press conference will take place on June 17th, 2015 from 6 pm with the participation of fashion specialists and consultants from more than 20 countries.

Fashion trends: Men's suit jackets with Bulgarian folklore motifs by Richmart
Menswear Trends

Fashion trends: Men's suit jackets with Bulgarian folklore motifs by Richmart

As we already know Eastern Folklore inspiration is one of the hottest trends for this season. And folklore motifs have their place not only in ladies' garments but in gentlemen's, too. And Richmart - the most modern men's suit factory in Eastern Europe - is approving that. They offer to their customers unique high quality men's suit jackets with traditional Bulgarian motifs.

Jakarta Fashion & Food Festival 2015
World fashion

Jakarta Fashion & Food Festival 2015

In 2015, JFFF will be commenced on 13 May - 7 June 2015 at Mal Kelapa Gading, La Piazza, and Harris Hotel & Coventions Kelapa Gading.

Three important steps every fashion entrepreneur should consider before starting a business
Sewing industry

Three important steps every fashion entrepreneur should consider before starting a business

The fashion industry is one of the most competitive ones, bringing challenges to hundreds of start-ups every day. Fashion brands & organisations are everywhere today. Do you have what it takes to become a real voice in the industry?

I am constantly creating... - Interview with jewelry designer Martin Katz
Interviews

I am constantly creating... - Interview with jewelry designer Martin Katz

Martin Katz is renowned for his exquisite taste and an unparalleled eye for transforming stones into artistic creations. He founded his eponymous company in 1988. The company, Martin Katz, Ltd quickly gained international prominence with a clientele that includes Forbes 400 business leaders, US Ambassadors and other individuals of affluence with a collector's spirit.

New York Designer Francis Hendy: 'Always get a suit tailored for your specific measurements'
Interviews

New York Designer Francis Hendy: 'Always get a suit tailored for your specific measurements'

Innovative, creative geniuses, visionary are some of the words used to describe designer Francis Hendy. His designs have been called exquisite, modern, and sexy, with widespread appeal. Color, cut and innovation are his signature design style and philosophy.

'The New Dimension' - WWD Men's Summit 2015
Events

'The New Dimension' - WWD Men's Summit 2015

Many industry insiders and menswear minds were there to discuss topics like: challenges and opportunities in today's marketplace, how retailers are reinvesting in the menswear business, relentless pursuit of innovation, what's next for the menswear market.

Made-to-measure services for gentlemen - on spot and online
How to sell

Made-to-measure services for gentlemen - on spot and online

Not every man can afford to travel to London or Rome for fitting and ordering custom-made suits, but the new technologies give the opportunity to have something special on a reasonable price. For others it is not a problem to fly to the fashion capitals for a luxury piece. There are good offers for both options. Let's take a look at some of them...

Top 10 made-to-order fashion products
How to sell

Top 10 made-to-order fashion products

Made-to-order is a production approach where items are not manufactured until a confirmed order is received - nowadays this system is getting more and more popular, because it saves money, time, space and worries to the manufacturers and fashion retailers and gives customers the feeling of uniqueness. Today, we are going to present you 10 made-to-order fashion products, which offer high quality and personalisation...

How to offer fast fashion by your men's suits brand
How to sell

How to offer fast fashion by your men's suits brand

Men's suits are not the best example of fast fashion, but I would like to give you an idea how to boost sales of men's suits based on the fast fashion model.

How to become a retail buyer
How to sell

How to become a retail buyer

A retail buyer is a person, who selects the items which will be stocked in a store, based on forecasts about what will be popular among the customers. Buyers not only select clothing, but are also involved in the ordering and delivering of garments.

Made-to-order - The Future of Fashion Retail Business
How to sell

Made-to-order - The Future of Fashion Retail Business

Made-to-order is a production approach where items are not manufactured until a confirmed order is received. This means that retailers can order garments through the whole year depending on the demand of the customers and the manufacturers should be able to react and produce the clothes in two-three weeks.

Made-To-Order and Made-to-Measure - the new fashion formula in men's suit market
Made-to-order Men's Suits

Made-To-Order and Made-to-Measure - the new fashion formula in men's suit market

The Made To Order system will help fashion industry to get out of the crisis and will restore many work positions in European factories.

London Textile Fair 2015
Fashion fairs

London Textile Fair 2015

On 14th and 15th January 2015, from 9am to 6pm, The London Textile Fair will showcase pre - collection Autumn-Winter 2015/2016 and Spring-Summer 2016 highlights.

Joseph H. Clissold offers fine British wool cloth - Autumn-Winter 2015/2016 collection
Menswear fabrics

Joseph H. Clissold offers fine British wool cloth - Autumn-Winter 2015/2016 collection

British cloth is recognised around the world as the finest available and Joseph H. Clissold design and weave the most outstanding Made In England cloth.

Reda Autumn-Winter 2015/2016 collection
Menswear fabrics

Reda Autumn-Winter 2015/2016 collection

The new Reda Autumn/Winter collection is fuelled by the Romantic Movement known as Sturm und Drang - storm and drive: the rigid constraints of rules and customs are shattered by pure passion and freedom of expression.

Spring-Summer 2015 Fashion trends: The tie-free season
Menswear Trends

Spring-Summer 2015 Fashion trends: The tie-free season

The modern necktie was born in 1926 and it was part of the formal menswear for a long time, but recently, much more open and relaxed business-casual dress code has become popular. Today, it is acceptable and even fashionable for gentlemen to wear their collars opened at the neck.

Estrato - Trabaldo Togna's natural wool and cashmere fabrics
Menswear fabrics

Estrato - Trabaldo Togna's natural wool and cashmere fabrics

Estrato® is a synthesis that combines nature, content and performance. The project is based on the desire to overtake, once and for all, the limits of the staticity of fabrics and therefore of garments. Estrato® blends weft’s and warp’s flexibility, without using synthetic fibres: it is created with excellent yarns, wool from Super 110’s to Super 180’s, wool and cashmere and pure cashmere, in a wide collection of fabrics and colours for infinite stylistic possibilities.

Japan: Made-to-measure and Made-to-order men's suits
Made-to-order Men's Suits

Japan: Made-to-measure and Made-to-order men's suits

Young Japanese tailors are meticulous in their work and attentive to customers' needs, so they're well-placed to win the hearts of their clientele.

Children's Fashion: Kristo by Richmart coats collection
Children's and Teen Boys' Suits

Children's Fashion: Kristo by Richmart coats collection

Bulgarian hip-hop singer Kristo, who is often part of different social projects, collaborated with Richmart - one of the biggest factories in Europe, producing made-to-measure suits - for the creation of his first collection of children's coats, named 'Kristo by Richmart'.

Menswear designer LeGrand Leseur turns the men’s fashion world completely around
Interviews

Menswear designer LeGrand Leseur turns the men’s fashion world completely around

With an interesting sense and love of fashion LeGrand Leseur wanted to push the limits by creating suits and looks that haven't been done before. All suits are custom bespoke designed, tailored and altered for the client until he creates the image that the client wants and fits him best.

Holland & Sherry - The Finest Cloths used by Prestigious Tailors and Luxury Brands
Menswear fabrics

Holland & Sherry - The Finest Cloths used by Prestigious Tailors and Luxury Brands

Today the brand is constantly engaged in research for ever finer and more luxurious fibres and fabric qualities - sourcing the finest natural fibres, ranging from super 200's with cashmere to pure worsted Vicuña.

LCF Fashion Matters Gala raises money to launch new careers
Fashion design education

LCF Fashion Matters Gala raises money to launch new careers

Fashion Matters, London College of Fashion's annual gala event which raises money for scholarships and bursaries has this year smashed its target, raising in excess of £85,000.

Sharp Dressed Man - Recycled suit program for men
Events

Sharp Dressed Man - Recycled suit program for men

Sharp Dressed Man was founded by the Baltimore Fashion Alliance in 2012 to support men re-entering the workforce - it collects gently worn suits & business attire and distributes them to men who are newly released from prison and trying to make a fresh start.

Checks are the preferred patterns for men's suits of the designer Francis Yoshua Maitrella Aguilar Sanchez
Interviews

Checks are the preferred patterns for men's suits of the designer Francis Yoshua Maitrella Aguilar Sanchez

Francis Yoshua Maitrella Aguilar Sanchez is at Richmart factory for a made-to-measure training and a fashion intern. She is a participant in the Men's Style project and she is creating 5 models of men's suits for the project.

Earth, Wind & Fire: the new technical fabrics collection of Vitale Barberis Canonico
Menswear Trends

Earth, Wind & Fire: the new technical fabrics collection of Vitale Barberis Canonico

Earth, Wind & Fire is the new line of technical fabrics presented exclusively by Vitale Barberis Canonico, one of the oldest woollen mills in the world, at the 19th MILANO UNICA (9-10-11 September 2014).

Fashion trends Fall/Winter 2015-2016 in textile and accessories at Milano Unica
Fashion fairs

Fashion trends Fall/Winter 2015-2016 in textile and accessories at Milano Unica

The Italian Textiles Trade Show is showcasing the Fall/Winter 2015-2016 textile collections and accessories with the participation of 410 exhibitors, of which 74 from other European countries.

Spring-Summer 2015 Fashion Trends: Men's Suits
Menswear Trends

Spring-Summer 2015 Fashion Trends: Men's Suits

Today we are going to present you 7 hot men's suits fashion trends for Spring-Summer 2015, seen during the Milan Fashion Week (Milano Moda Uomo), which was held from 21 to 24 June 2014 in Milan, Italy.

Davide Rotondi: We are very close to all fashion brands, small and big
Interviews

Davide Rotondi: We are very close to all fashion brands, small and big

We asked Davide Rotondi - the Representative of Rotondi Group SRL - to tell us more about their products in order to help young fashion designers and brands to learn more about the garment pressing.

Seth Schafer: The formula for success is simple - work very hard
Interviews

Seth Schafer: The formula for success is simple - work very hard

Today, we are going to present you Seth Schafer - part of Christopher Schafer Clothier (Baltimore, MD, USA).

Dean Manev: We support fashion designers to develop their men’s suits brand
Interviews

Dean Manev: We support fashion designers to develop their men’s suits brand

Dean Manev is the Trade Director of the Men’s Fashion Cluster, organizer of the Men’s Style project. The project offers support to fashion designers for developing their men’s suits brand. The cluster works in collaboration with one of the biggest factories for production of men’s suits in Europe - Richmart.

NEWGEN MEN 2014
Fashion fairs

NEWGEN MEN 2014

NEWGEN MEN is a menswear fashion event where designers can promote their talent and increase the success of their business commercially by building relationships with key press and buyers.

Clothing and footwear manufacturers from Poland with a common label "Polish Fashion"
Business news

Clothing and footwear manufacturers from Poland with a common label "Polish Fashion"

Domestic clothing and footwear manufacturers have decided to join forces to strengthen the image of Polish brands both at home and abroad. Companies participating in the programme "Polish Fashion" will start tagging their products with the common label since September.

Thomas Mahon: Young people are very interested in custom made clothing
Interviews

Thomas Mahon: Young people are very interested in custom made clothing

Today, we are going to present you Thomas Mahon - head cutter and director of bespoke atelier English Cut, established in January 1995.

ABC of the Men's Suit - complete guide to men's tailored clothing
ABC of the men's suit

ABC of the Men's Suit - complete guide to men's tailored clothing

You want to know everything about the men's suit? Well, here is the place, where we'll try to answer all your questions about it, before you even ask. We start now and we'll keep adding information to help you learn more about every detail of men's suit.

Sebastiano Montella: Give them exactly what the customers are asking for - perfectly fitting hand-made suits
Interviews

Sebastiano Montella: Give them exactly what the customers are asking for - perfectly fitting hand-made suits

Today, we are going to present you master Italian tailor Sebastiano Montella and his tailoring studio Montella Custom Tailor, which offers custom hand made suits and clothing for both ladies and gentlemen, as well as expert alterations.

Our closets are windows into our internal selves - an interview with Dr. Jennifer Baumgartner about our inside out connection with clothing
Interviews

Our closets are windows into our internal selves - an interview with Dr. Jennifer Baumgartner about our inside out connection with clothing

Today we are going to present you Dr. Jennifer Baumgartner (Dr. B) - a psychologist who analyzes dress behaviors + trends. She runs her wardrobe consulting business, InsideOut, and specializes in the treatment of mood, anxiety, substance and eating disorders. She works with popular media outlets, including radio, print, and television, offering information to improve wellness.

Interview with Jelena Jankovic - young fashion designer from Bulgaria
Interviews

Interview with Jelena Jankovic - young fashion designer from Bulgaria

Jelena Jankovic graduated bachelor's degree of Fashion design this year at the National Academy of Art.
During the graduation fashion show she presented her collection 'Spirits Of The Past'. It is inspired and created under the influence of ancient techniques such as knitting, dyeing, wood processing

Interview with Irina Milanova - young fashion designer from Bulgaria
Interviews

Interview with Irina Milanova - young fashion designer from Bulgaria

In 2014 Irina Milanova finishes her bachelor degree in Fashion at the National Academy of Art.
During the graduation fashion show she presented her collection 'In touch with Nature'.

How to create your own men's suits brand - Free business training for fashion designers
Fashion design education

How to create your own men's suits brand - Free business training for fashion designers

If you are a young fashion designer with talent, passion for fashion, many ideas, imagination and enthusiasm and you are interested in menswear, but you need some help and support to start your own men's suit brand, here is the right place for you.

When to wear a suit - 16 suggestions
ABC of the men's suit

When to wear a suit - 16 suggestions

A well fitting suit can help every men look and feel comfortable both in everyday life and special occasions. It is not too formal, it is not only for older gentlemen, it is not limiting men's personal style.
Today we are going to present you 16 occasions for which the suit is the best choice.

Try to get beyond the visual - An interview about the psychology of fashion with Dr. Karen Pine, Psychologist & Professor of Fashion
Interviews

Try to get beyond the visual - An interview about the psychology of fashion with Dr. Karen Pine, Psychologist & Professor of Fashion

Today we are going to present you Dr. Karen Pine - a renowned psychologist from the University of Hertfordshire and a Professor in the Fashion Department of Istanbul Bilgi University. She speaks, writes about and researches topics designed to help people live better, happier and more fulfilling lives.

Modefabriek Summer 2014 was held in Amsterdam
Fashion fairs

Modefabriek Summer 2014 was held in Amsterdam

This year's Summer edition of Modefabriek was held on 13 & 14 July at the Amsterdam RAI.
Modefabriek is an innovative business-to-business trade show for labels in the middle and high segment of the fashion market, which value the uniqueness, quality and continuity with an individual vision of fashion.

The difference between the blazer and the suit coat
ABC of the men's suit

The difference between the blazer and the suit coat

The term 'blazer' originated in 1825 and then meant only 'the red flannel boating jacket worn by the Lady Margaret, St. John's College, Cambridge, Boat Club'.
Nowadays, a blazer is a type of jacket resembling a suit coat cut more casually, typically with metal buttons. It is intended as an outdoor jacket and always solid-colored - usually blue, black, camel or dark green. It is single- or double-breasted and made of sturdy material.

Louis Copeland reveals the trends in menswear fashion business
Interviews

Louis Copeland reveals the trends in menswear fashion business

Louis Copeland & Sons is a name synonymous with men's fine tailored clothing and high end fashion in Ireland. World renowed as a Master Tailor and stockist of designer men's suits and casual clothing, the company has grown over nearly 100 years in business, and today they are very proud of their reputation.
Among the custommers of the Louis Copeland brand are the actor Chris Noth (Law & Order and Sex And The City) and the former president of the USA Bill Clinton.

The famous bespoke Savile Row suit
Bespoke Men's Suits

The famous bespoke Savile Row suit

Savile Row (originally named Savile Street) is a street in Mayfair, central London, built between 1731 and 1735.
The street is mainly famous for its handmade bespoke men's suits - each of them created to perfectly fit its owner. Tailors started opening their businesses on Savile Row in the late 18th century.

Richmart men's suits factory invites all fashion designers to a free made-to-measure training
Business news

Richmart men's suits factory invites all fashion designers to a free made-to-measure training

Richmart is a factory, manufacturing made-to-measure men's suits. The factory is in Ruse, Bulgaria, Eastern Europe and has a capacity for production of up to 1 300 suits per day. The company wants to support all young fashion designers and invites them to visit the factory where every participating designer will receive made-to-measure training for free and also...

The new formula for success in the fashion industry
Equipment

The new formula for success in the fashion industry

On the 17th of June, the manufacturer of menswear "Richmart" gave a press conference for their successful performance at the World Conference in Washington, organized by the consulting firm "Goldratt" from 8th to 11th June. The press conference was devoted to the prospects of the Bulgarian fashion industry's leading trends in men's fashion business and a short fashion show of men's suits.

How to create your own successful fashion line
How to plan your business

How to create your own successful fashion line

Maybe you have designing skills, but you are afraid that launching your commercially successful clothing line is too hard for you? Well, this article is just for you! It will explain the steps you should take for turning your passion into your business...

Spring 2014 custom men's prom suits by Richmart
Fashion collections

Spring 2014 custom men's prom suits by Richmart

Richmart fashion house presents its wide range of ready-to-wear and made-to-measure men's suits to the graduates and invites them to make their prom night special by choosing a really well-fitting and elegant garment.

There is another great opportunity for all boys and girls who are going to study for higher education in Europe - the company offers partnership to those of them, who would like to have additional income, financial independence and own business.

Become a men's suit agent or reseller
How to sell

Become a men's suit agent or reseller

If you love fashion and fashion trends you can become a part of fashion industry as a men's suits agent. Richmart is looking for resellers and agents all over Europe and USA.

Milano Unica presented the textiles for Spring/Summer 2015
Fashion fairs

Milano Unica presented the textiles for Spring/Summer 2015

The director of the Men's Fashion Cluster returned from Milano Unica, the international textile fair organized in Italy from 11th to 13th February 2014. At the fair were presented the finest quality products for Spring/Summer 2015 from both Italian and European textile manufacturers.

Richmart - the brand for high quality men's suits
We love this brand

Richmart - the brand for high quality men's suits

The brand 'Richmart' is a symbol for high quality menswear. The company manufactures two and three part ready-to-wear men's suits, coats and made-to-measure suits. It offers a wide range of both classic and sport suits. Richmart works with partners from Germany, Switzerland, Italy, Holland, Greece, Sweden, Czech Republic, Poland and other European countries.

Men look hot in three piece suits
Fashion on the red carpet

Men look hot in three piece suits

During 2013 the three piece suit (jacket, vest and trousers) is a top trend for the men's wardrobe.

Channing Tatum, Tom Cruise, Bradley Cooper and Justin Timberlake are some of the celebrities who were wearing this type of suits on the Red carpet's events.

The Victoria's secret angel Candice Swanepoel talks about the models
Models and photomodels

The Victoria's secret angel Candice Swanepoel talks about the models

The model of "Victoria's Secret" Candace Swanepoel believes that in order to succeed in the fashion world, you should be more then pretty. The smartest models that she knows are those who have managed to turn their name into a brand.

Support Bulgarian clothing industry in the competition Building of the Year
Competitions & awards

Support Bulgarian clothing industry in the competition Building of the Year

From now until December 11, 2013 runs online voting in the national competition 'Building of the Year'. As supporters of the Bulgarian fashion and apparel industry, we at Fashion.bg undoubtedly support and will vote for the new factory of one of the largest manufacturers of men's suits in Bulgaria - Top Man Ruse, which is recently popular with brand Richmart.

Alexa Chung dreams about own fashion brand
Curious news

Alexa Chung dreams about own fashion brand

The 30 - year-old Alexa Chung, who became famous with her excellent sense of style, would love to start a career and succeed as a designer in the fashion industry.

Rising opportunities for menswear fashion designers
How to plan your business

Rising opportunities for menswear fashion designers

Different researches show that menswear industry is an excellent business opportunity for fashion designers. How come?
Men want and try to look more and more stylish and fashionable each year. The percentage of gentlemen who state that they are interested in the newest trends is rising - according to one research 37% of guys are interested in learning more about fashion on the web, with 29% reporting that they already read industry news online.

Great opportunity to start your fashion design career
Events

Great opportunity to start your fashion design career

The Men's Fashion Cluster is looking for young and approved designers from all over the world to take part in its contest Men's Style and send their ideas for the 'Men's suit - modern and practical'.
Why should you participate? What are the benefits for winners?

International fashion design contest Men's Style - an opportunity for young and approved designers
Events

International fashion design contest Men's Style - an opportunity for young and approved designers

The Men's fashion cluster organizes International fashion design contest for designers, fashion photographers and filmmakers and the theme is: 'Men's suit - modern and practical'.
The main aims of the project are to make the suit more attractive and practical in everyday life of men, teenagers and children, to preserve made-to-measure traditions and to promote the use of wool fabrics, which allow the clothes to breath, being ecologically clean, practical, light and fine.

BOSS Summer Elegance 2013 Collections
Collections

BOSS Summer Elegance 2013 Collections

The hot Summer of 2013 is here and for long Summer evenings, from world fashion brand BOSS offers some elegant, classy and stylish outfits for both ladies and gentlemen.
The BOSS Women's Collection for Summer 2013 is an elegant mixture of confidence and sensuality. It includes sophisticated businesswear, summery white trouser suits and chic accessories. Main colors are classic white, maritime dark blue, delicate apricot and pastel lime green.

Pronovias presented First Love 2014 collection
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Pronovias presented First Love 2014 collection

Catalan fashion giant Pronovias presented its latest 2014 collection 'First Love' on a spectacular show in Barcelona. More than 1 800 VIP guests and brand's customers admired the latest trends, united in three trademarks: Pronovias, Atelier Pronovias and Elie by Elie Saab. On a catwalk with a huge golden tree on it, beautiful Irina Shayk, Ana Veliastina, Valentina Zelyaeva, Janeta Stamp and Kelly Gail presented gorgeous dresses with gold highlights.

Where to produce quality men's suits in Eastern Europe - made-to-measure suits, ready-to-wear suits and CMT
How to produce

Where to produce quality men's suits in Eastern Europe - made-to-measure suits, ready-to-wear suits and CMT

The famous Bulgarian menswear manufacturer Richmart, which has contracts with more than 30 companies from Germany, Switzerland, Italy, Holland, Greece, Sweden, Czech Republic, Poland and other countries, is looking for new orders. The Richmart factory has four production lines, equipped with the newest technologies of the industry leaders.

How to start a men's made-to-measure suits store - analysis and real business offer
How to plan your business

How to start a men's made-to-measure suits store - analysis and real business offer

Opening a men’s made-to-measure suits store could be a fantastic entrepreneurial decision if you love fashion and retail work. What you need to be successful is: Passion, effort and a good marketing plan. We also offer you to start with a successful partner. Whether you are a fashion designer that has just graduated and is looking for opportunities to start a new business or you are a tailor looking to expand its business – this article is written right for you.

The men’s suit - 9 reasons to wear it
ABC of the men's suit

The men’s suit - 9 reasons to wear it

The suit is a symbol of authority, status, power, influence. It helps you to add a touch of class to your outfit. Nowadays, the suit has become an integral part of a gentleman’s wardrobe.

But you should not think that wearing a suit is only for the rich and serious ones. Young men, who care about the way they look and the way that other people are looking at them, often wear custom suits to bring out the best of themselves.

Missis Bulgaria 2012 is the new face of Romantika Fashion
Fashion shows

Missis Bulgaria 2012 is the new face of Romantika Fashion

Days before the spectacular show of Romantika Fashion on the occasion of the 20th anniversary of the brand, the top designer Sofia Borisova revealed the face of her Anniversary Collection. This is the business woman Yordana Dimitrova, Missis Bulgaria 2012.

Fashion and Fashion Management at Varna Free University
Sewing industry

Fashion and Fashion Management at Varna Free University

The specialty Fashion and Fashion Management is aimed at training future highly-qualified specialists in the following sub-specialties: Clothing and Clothing Accessory Design, Clothing Production, Fashion Advertising, Fashion Business Marketing and Management. All graduates can start a career as a clothing and clothing accessory designer, sewing industry constructor and technologist, stylist, fashion consultant, advertising expert, tutor, and marketing specialist in the fashion business, also possessing high qualification in the field of management. We present to you some models, made by students in the specialty Fashion and Fashion Management.

MI Milano Pret-a-porter - the future of Italian fashion is in business and new talent
World fashion

MI Milano Pret-a-porter - the future of Italian fashion is in business and new talent

Hall 3 of fieramilanocity from 25th to 28th February turns the spotlights on MI Milano Prêt-à-porter, international show organised by Fiera Milano Rassegne presenting prêt-à-porter womenswear and accessories for Autumn/Winter 2011-2012.

As well as showcasing new products and new fashion trends, the event aims to become increasingly a platform for new research and meeting-place for businesses, stylists and buyers.

Example of eco-sustainable business model
Equipment

Example of eco-sustainable business model

Six hundred fewer tons of plastic in the environment in 2011: this is the green result that Benetton Group will achieve by introducing innovative, lightweight liquid wood clothes hangers – 100% biodegradable and recyclable – in place of the plastic hangers usually used to display garments. The eco-hangers, developed in partnership with the Fraunhofer-Institut für Chemische Technologie in Pfinztal-Berghausen (Germany), will gradually replace their plastic predecessors throughout the worldwide network of Benetton stores.

Collection Jana Jekova Business Line
Collections

Collection Jana Jekova Business Line

Jana Jekova presented her new collection of formal and business clothing with the brand "JANA JEKOVA BUSINESS Line" to journalists and partners in her boutique in Sofia.

Dosyo Dossev is designer of the collection. The outfits can now be purchased from the boutique in Sofa, 18 Angel Kanchev str.

Fashion.bg on Webit
Week accents

Fashion.bg on Webit

Between 27 to 29 October 2010 everyone can visit the counter of Fashion.bg during Webit in the National Palace of Culture (NDK), Sofia.

Webit Expo & Conferences is the biggest event in Central and East Europa and one of the most considerable event for internet business and digital marketing.

If you want to know more about Fashion.bg we have the pleasure of inviting you to visit us on the Webit Expo. Welcome!

European textile and apparel manufacturing companies at BGate 2010
Business news

European textile and apparel manufacturing companies at BGate 2010

The 9th International fashion fair for professionals in Bulgaria, BGate, will take place on September 16 - 18, 2010 in Inter Expo & Congress Center, Sofia.

This business-to-business specialized international exposition will present the professionals in fashion and producers of clothing and textile, designers and dealers, retailers, distributors and media from Bulgaria, Europe and the Balkans. They will participate in the event, invited by Bulgarian Association of Apparel and Textile Producers and Exporters (BAATPE).

H.E. by Mango - Spring-Summer 2010 collection
Collections

H.E. by Mango - Spring-Summer 2010 collection

The men’s collection H.E. by Mango is the work of designer Homini Emerito and is divided into 3 categories: casual, military style and business style.

In the category of casual wear – casual, the clothes are suitable for the beach and also for cool days and nights. There are bright sport options and comfort, denim clothes, which are in style this season.

Jasmina Toshkova is the new face of Fashion evenings 2010
Fashion shows

Jasmina Toshkova is the new face of Fashion evenings 2010

After a few days on 11 and 12 June 2010 at Grand hotel Varna in “St. Konstantin and Elena” will be held Fashion evenings 2010 with the participation of Bulgarian designers and fashion houses. This year face of the fashion show is the top model Jasmina Toshkova.

On June 12, Saturday, will be presented collections of Roma fashion – modern and authentic costumes from the Balkan countries, Efradin Atelier, Fortuna style 95, 2Morrow, Delfina swimwear, Sharin underwear, accessories 4ARK, Tiffi, Richmart, etc.

What is the future of the fashion industry in Bulgaria?
Equipment

What is the future of the fashion industry in Bulgaria?

On April 23 at the city theatre in Rousse with presentations of innovative solutions, charting the future of the clothing industry, starts the two-day congress Richmart Innovation. European producers of machines and equipment will be presented a number of products - Brisay (DE), Eton (SE), Kaenengiser (DE), Veit (DE), Pfaff (DE), Strobel (DE), AVM (DE), Ina Trading (BG), Lectra (DE). Italian companies will present fabrics - Vitae Barberis, Reda and Fintes. Several consulting companies and universities with profile fashion design, will also make presentations.

The Balkans are the new profitable strategy of the fashion industry in Europe
Business news

The Balkans are the new profitable strategy of the fashion industry in Europe

2002-2006 was a period of intensive development of the sewing industry in Bulgaria in relation to investments in modern technological equipment. The number of the people employed in the industry are correspondingly - Bulgaria /170 000/ and Romania /280 000/. In 2007 Bulgaria and Romania entered the European Union and the customs tariffs were removed. In 2010 the present business situation requires short production series, high quality, competitive prices, and fast delivery terms.

RICHMART INNOVATION – the aim of the congress is to bring together Western Europe and the confection and fashion industry of the Balkans. It is also an opportunity for designers – the people without whom fashion creation would be impossible.

Business alongside technologies, technologies alongside trends
Business news

Business alongside technologies, technologies alongside trends

Professionals from the clothing and textile sectors will have a unique opportunity to establish business cooperation on various levels at the fashion shows held on the grounds of Międzynarodowe Targi Poznańskie at the beginning of March 2010.
As many as five trade fair events will be organised on 2-4 March 2010:
NEXT SEASON Contracting – Exhibition of Clothing, Shoes and Accessories,
BODY STYLE Exhibition of Lingerie and Beach Fashion,
FAST FASHION Exhibition,
TEX-STYLE Clothing Industry Fabrics and Accessories Trade Fair,
INTERMASZ International Trade Fair of Textile, Clothes and Shoe Making Machines.

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