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It's extremely disappointing that Prada took so long to ban fur

It's extremely disappointing that Prada took so long to ban fur

Following yesterday ’s announcement that Prada will stop using fur from 2020, a Birmingham fashion expert has shared her disappointment in the Italian fashion house. “It is extremely disappointing that they have taken so long on such a poignant movement”, said Laura Arrowsmith, lecturer in Fashion Business and Promotion at Birmingham City University.

Tips On Choosing Luxury Dressing Gowns For Comfort

Tips On Choosing Luxury Dressing Gowns For Comfort

Dressing gowns are made up of cloth designed to cover up the body in order to stay warm. It is also used to dry and to cover up the body from the heat of the sun and wind.

Wool Week Australia 2019

Wool Week Australia 2019

The Woolmark Company’s Wool Week returns May 20 to 26, championing the best wool and wool-rich apparel and home textiles in time for winter and visualised through a stunning campaign across David Jones stores.

VDMA Textile Care, Fabric and Leather Technologies

VDMA Textile Care, Fabric and Leather Technologies

The manufacturers of sewing and garment technology as well as machines for processing technical textiles look back on a turbulent year in 2018: While the sector reported a substantial increase of 120 percent in cumulative terms between 2009 and 2017, exports in 2018 fell by 16.7 percent from 603 million Euros in 2017 to 502 million Euros in 2018. "The industry is experiencing strong uncertainty among its customers, which has a negative impact on investment behaviour," said Elgar Straub, Managing Director of VDMA Textile Care, Fabric and Leather Technologies (TFL), at the opening press conference of the Texprocess in Frankfurt. "The overbureaucratisation in Germany, such as the Posting of Workers Directive or the DSGVO, the threat of Brexit and the national tendencies in many European countries, but also the situation in Turkey, the trade dispute between the USA and China and the ever more severe trade sanctions set up by the USA - all this is bringing considerable unrest to the markets.

Billboard Music Awards 2019

Billboard Music Awards 2019

Shattering the previous record of most all-time Billboard Music Awards wins, Drake took home 12 awards tonight, including Top Artist – the most of the evening, bringing his total to 27, now the most of any artist ever! Airing this evening from the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas at 8pm ET/PT on NBC, the “2019 Billboard Music Awards” opened with a spectacular world premiere performance by global superstar Taylor Swift and Brendon Urie, followed by a showstopping medley of today’s biggest hits from show host, Kelly Clarkson. The night was full of legendary, nostalgic, and never-before-seen performances, celebrating this year’s biggest and best in music!

Johnny Depp is the winner of Most Stylish Men April 2019

Johnny Depp is the winner of Most Stylish Men April 2019

The results from the April 2019 voting for Most Stylish Men are now final. Top 5 Most Stylish Men April 2019 are Johnny Depp, Adam Lambert, Richard Madden, Robert Downey Jr and Chris Hemsworth and they were determined entirely by their fans.

The special guest at Pitti Immagine Uomo 96 will be Sterling Ruby

The special guest at Pitti Immagine Uomo 96 will be Sterling Ruby

Sterling Ruby is the Special Guest at Pitti Immagine Uomo no. 96 (Florence, 11-14 June 2019). The American artist famous for the multifaceted nature of his work that spans painting, ceramics, collage, video and photography, sculpture and installations, as well as textiles and garments, will present the first collection by the S.R. STUDIO. LA. CA. brand.

Fashion World Tokyo - big numbers and conclusions

Fashion World Tokyo - big numbers and conclusions

The show was attracted by 813 exhibitors from 31 countries/regions, 17,103 trade visitors and 7,686 conference attendees in 3 days.

ASICS MetaRide Disrupts Running World with NEW Curved Technology

ASICS MetaRide Disrupts Running World with NEW Curved Technology

After two years of scientific development in the Kobe Asic’s Institute, the new MetaRide promises to revolutionize running. Why should you buy these incredible Asics shoes at your favorite Australia store? Waste less energy and run significantly farther with this unique sneaker technology. The MetaRide is just the first of a new line designed specifically for long distance runners.

MSGM celebrates ten years anniversary at Pitti Uomo 96

MSGM celebrates ten years anniversary at Pitti Uomo 96

On the occasion of Pitti Immagine Uomo 96 MSGM, the brand founded in 2009 by Massimo Giorgetti returns to Florence as a Pitti Special Anniversary to celebrate its first ten years. On Thursday 13 June 2019, in a yet-to-be-revealed location, a fashion show will be staged to present the MSGM Spring-Summer 2020 Collection.

The theme of the Pitti Immagine summer trade shows is THE PITTI SPECIAL CLICK

The theme of the Pitti Immagine summer trade shows is THE PITTI SPECIAL CLICK

Every six months at the Pitti Immagine fashion events there's something special going on. A spark that makes an always different alchemy, an energetic and emotional click that is difficult to contain.

Adam Lambert is the winner of Most Stylish Men March 2019

Adam Lambert is the winner of Most Stylish Men March 2019

The results from the March 2019 voting for Most Stylish Men are now final. Top 5 Most Stylish Men March 2019 are Adam Lambert, Johnny Depp, Richard Madden, Sebastian Stan and Chris Hemsworth and they were determined entirely by their fans.

A short novel of Men's Fashion

A short novel of Men's Fashion

On the occasion of Pitti Uomo n.96 (Florence, 11-14 June 2019), the Fondazione Pitti Immagine Discovery presents ROMANZO BREVE DI MODA MASCHILE – A SHORT NOVEL ON MEN’S FASHION, an exhibit showcasing thirty years of menswear from 1989 to the present as seen through the eyes of Pitti Uomo.

Neiman Marcus opened a multi retail experience in New York City

Neiman Marcus opened a multi retail experience in New York City

Neiman Marcus opens its first Manhattan location in New York City’s newest, most exciting and innovative shopping and dining destination, Hudson Yards, on Friday, March 15, 2019, at 12:00 p.m. This spectacular store boasts a customer-centric shopping experience throughout three levels of luxury fashion, digital innovation, and delectable dining, all located on levels 5, 6, and 7 of The Shops & Restaurants at Hudson Yards.

Clare Waight Keller is Guest Designer at Pitti Immagine Uomo 96

Clare Waight Keller is Guest Designer at Pitti Immagine Uomo 96

Givenchy will be the Guest Designer at Pitti Immagine Uomo no. 96 (Florence, 11-14 June 2019). Clare Waight Keller – the British designer and artistic director of the LVMH group maison since spring 2017- will present the new menswear collection from the brand that is an icon of French elegance with a special event scheduled for June 12th 2019.

6 Celebrity Myths People Still Believe

6 Celebrity Myths People Still Believe

Nowadays everyone appears to be interested in the lifestyle of celebrities. Whether we’re talking about positive or negative rumors, when a piece of information reaches the internet, it will only be a matter of time until it goes viral. This is primarily what would explain the existence of so many prevailing myths regarding celebrities. Here are some interesting facts about celebrities that are actually myths.

Jacquemus menswear line with wool

Jacquemus menswear line with wool

Just when we thought the Spring 2019 men’s season had drawn to a timely close, Jacquemus tempted a select crop of editors and friends down the winding roads of the Calanques (those majestic limestone inlets) that led to a pristine beachfront runway show.

Face Wash for Men: Look Clean and Energetic

Face Wash for Men: Look Clean and Energetic

Mаnу men wash thеіr face wіth water аnd uѕе soap. Thе uѕе оf face soap іѕ nоt recommended bесаuѕе іt соntаіnѕ ingredients thаt саn damage thе ѕkіn. Uѕіng face wash іѕ thе bеѕt wау tо kеер уоur face clean аnd hassle-free. Tаkіng care оf thе ѕkіn іѕ thе correct wау tо preserve facial shine.

Johnny Depp is the winner of Most Stylish Men February 2019

Johnny Depp is the winner of Most Stylish Men February 2019

The results from the February 2019 voting for Most Stylish Men are now final. Top 5 Most Stylish Men February 2019 are Johnny Depp, Adam Lambert, Richard Madden, Sebastian Stan and Tom Hardy and they were determined entirely by their fans.

Bagley and Son Ltd expand their e-commerce business globally

Bagley and Son Ltd expand their e-commerce business globally

The leading retailer of luxury fabrics - Bagley and Son Ltd announced it would be expanding globally. The company, which prides itself on unique e- commerce project, will announce to sell and ship cloth / fabrics globally via the brand-new luxury store online: http://www.bagleyandson.com to the public.

The creative director of Chanel - Karl Lagerfeld passed away

The creative director of Chanel - Karl Lagerfeld passed away

The German designer, who was the creative director for Chanel and Fendi, was one of the industry's most prolific figures and worked up until his death.

Milano Unica 28th edition - Satisfying results in terms of attendance and interest

Milano Unica 28th edition - Satisfying results in terms of attendance and interest

The variety of the presented collections of fabrics and accessories generated positive reactions from Italian and international buyers and exhibitors expressed their satisfaction for the quality and number of contacts established.

Collection Premiere Moscow exhibition welcomes modest fashion premiere

Collection Premiere Moscow exhibition welcomes modest fashion premiere

Collection Premiere Moscow exhibition will take place, where 1370 brands will present their collections of the next Autumn-Winter season 2019/20. For the first time, all visitors will be invited to get acquainted with the exposition of the new Modest Fashion division, prepared in partnership with Modest Russia and Council of Modest Fashion.

Bvlgari with special event during the 69th Berlin Film Festival

Bvlgari with special event during the 69th Berlin Film Festival

According to the motto #STARSINBVLGARI the fascinating facettes of cinema were celebrated in the venue of the Secret Garden Berlin.

Canada Goose collaborates with Henry Poole

Canada Goose collaborates with Henry Poole

Canada Goose is taking on the new season with a fresh look, partnering for an exclusive collaboration with Savile Row tailors Henry Poole. The brands have come together to produce a down-filled blazer for men and women and a unisex merino wool scarf.

ROICA™ Premium Stretch Innovations for the Modern Wardrobe at ISPO Brandnew Village

ROICA™ Premium Stretch Innovations for the Modern Wardrobe at ISPO Brandnew Village

A powerful range of products able to combine premium advanced stretch performances, developed to satisfy contemporary consumer’s expectations, and displaying at the same time smart and innovative values. Join leading sports, activewear and athleisurewear brands from around the globe at ISPO Brandnew Village, and be sure to visit the ROICA™ booth, to live a unique experience to discover more on their responsible approach. Expertise in understanding the importance of fusing together fashion and sportswear drove to the creation of “The Modern Wardrobe”, a specific area where ROICA™ exhibits solutions that are leading the way toward smart change.

The dream job - travel for free and as a £2,000 a week Instagram 'apprentice'

The dream job - travel for free and as a £2,000 a week Instagram 'apprentice'

The role is for a Shore Explorer apprentice to go on an all-expenses paid world trip for three weeks. In addition to Japan, Alaska, Europe and the Middle East, they will be one of the first to visit Perfect Day at CocoCay – a new and exclusive private island in the Caribbean.

Becker Tuche from Aachen is the winner of Innovation Award presented by MUNICH FABRIC START

Becker Tuche from Aachen is the winner of Innovation Award presented by MUNICH FABRIC START

The winner of this year’s Innovation Award presented by MUNICH FABRIC START is Becker Tuche from Aachen. The company received the award for a new product development combining wool and Cordura with spandex – super lightweight and highly functional. The woven fabric features high abrasion resistance despite its low weight as well as very high water vapour permeability. Preferred areas of application are light outdoor styles as well as streetwear and corporate fashion.

Engin Akyurek is the winner of Most Stylish Men January 2019

Engin Akyurek is the winner of Most Stylish Men January 2019

The results from the January 2019 voting for Most Stylish Men are now final. Top 5 Most Stylish Men January 2019 are Engin Akyurek, Johnny Depp, Adam Lambert, Gerard Butler and Patrick Dempsey and they were determined entirely by their fans.

3 Iconic Sunglasses Styles Every Man Should Own

3 Iconic Sunglasses Styles Every Man Should Own

Sunglasses are more than just protection for the eyes that enhances your vision. They can elevate your look, and accentuate your facial features, given that you own a well-selected pair that fits you well and suits your face shape. But since there are seemingly endless styles out there, it can be difficult at first to pinpoint what sunglasses shape and brand you should go for to solidify your personal style.

The 25th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards Winners - Best dressed

The 25th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards Winners - Best dressed

The 25th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards are honoring the best achievements in film and television performances for the year 2018. They were presented on January 27, 2019 at the Shrine Auditorium in Los Angeles, California. See who won at the 25th annual Screen Actors Guild Awards and how they were dressed.

Power-packed line-up at Munich Fabric Start

Power-packed line-up at Munich Fabric Start

The international textile and fashion industry kicks off the 2020 Spring.Summer season in Munich. More than 1,000 fabrics, additionals, denim & sportswear suppliers exhibit their latest product and trend developments in 1,800 collections from 29 to 31 January 2019 at the MOC Munich and in the Zenith Area.

Montblanc Reconnects Through Nature at SIHH

Montblanc Reconnects Through Nature at SIHH

Walking into the Montblanc area at the Salon International de la Haute Horlogerie is like stepping outdoors, taking a stroll through luscious greenery and breathtaking mountain vistas and valleys. Against this natural backdrop, Montblanc introduces its latest watchmaking collections including TimeWalker, Star Legacy, Heritage and the new 1858 timepieces inspired by the legendary professional Minerva watches from the 1920s and 1930s conceived for military use and exploration. The design of the booth combines natural wood, plants and rock evoking the beauty of mountain landscapes and bringing visitors closer to nature.

Awards for the best retail companies operating in the Chinese market

Awards for the best retail companies operating in the Chinese market

YAOK Group China celebrated their 10 year anniversary in the exclusive newly opened Bulgari Hotel in Shanghai and on this occasion they gave awards for the best retail companies operating in the Chinese market. The list of winners included top companies such as Cartier (most powerful luxury Brand in China), Chanel (most creative fashion company), Gucci (most innovative jewellery line), Hermes (most creative events) to name a few.

Best Reasons For Men To Wear A Rolex

Best Reasons For Men To Wear A Rolex

Owning a Rolex wristwatch has become a kind of a status symbol, and the very name “Rolex” comes as a virtual reflex reaction when you ask most people the question, “What is the best brand of luxury watch?”

Y/PROJECT is the Menswear Guest Designer at Pitti Immagine Uomo 95

Y/PROJECT is the Menswear Guest Designer at Pitti Immagine Uomo 95

Y/Project will be the Menswear Guest Designer at Pitti Uomo 95. Belgian designer Glenn Martens, creative director of the brand based in Paris, and last year’s winner of the prestigious Andam Fashion Award, who is considered one of the most original voices on the contemporary fashion scene, will present the new Y/Project FW 2019/2020 collection in Florence with a special event.

Patrick Dempsey becomes a business partner in Italian luxury men’s brand KA/NOA

Patrick Dempsey becomes a business partner in Italian luxury men’s brand KA/NOA

Luxury men’s slow wear brand, KA/NOA announced today in Florence, Italy, that well-known actor and racing driver Patrick Dempsey is joining the company as a business partner. Founded in 2017 by Italian born Bruno Grande, KA/NOA is a fast-developing men’s brand that is 100% Made in Italy, from the yarn to the label, and a personal project initiated by Bruno Grande and his wife Valerie.

Choose your favourite fashion icon for 2019 - Most Stylish Men 2019 contest is waiting for your vote

Choose your favourite fashion icon for 2019 - Most Stylish Men 2019 contest is waiting for your vote

The contest for Most Stylish Men continues with new nominees, selected based on the most current photos showing their increadible style. We selected the most famous men dressed in colorful suits that dress to impress.

Eleanor McDonald will present her capsule collection at Pitti Uomo 95

Eleanor McDonald will present her capsule collection at Pitti Uomo 95

Class of 1990, a graduate of Central Saint Martins in London, the winner of the sixteenth edition of Its - International talent support, the Camera della Moda Award and the Tomorrow Award, Eleonor McDonald is one of the revelations of this edition of Pitti Immagine Uomo where she will be presenting her first capsule collection.

Pantone revealed the Colour of 2019 - Living Coral

Pantone revealed the Colour of 2019 - Living Coral

Vibrant, yet mellow PANTONE 16-1546 Living Coral embraces us with warmth and nourishment to provide comfort and buoyancy in our continually shifting environment.

Most Stylish Men 2018 are Adam Lambert, Engin Akyurek and Johnny Depp

Most Stylish Men 2018 are Adam Lambert, Engin Akyurek and Johnny Depp

Most Stylish Men 2018 are Adam Lambert, Engin Akyurek and Johnny Depp. We thank all fans for the support through the year.

The Pitti Italics Special Event at Pitti Uomo 95 is Aldo Maria Camillo

The Pitti Italics Special Event at Pitti Uomo 95 is Aldo Maria Camillo

Pitti Uomo invites Aldo Maria Camillo to present the first collection ever released by his brand, bearing his name: ALDOMARIACAMILLO. After a professional pathway through a number of prestigious partnerships - from Ermenegildo Zegna to Valentino, from Cerruti to Berluti – the Italian designer presents his very first collection with a special event, conceived as the ideal wardrobe for modern-day man.

UK-ITALY: Lessons in sustainable fashion, conference at British Institute

UK-ITALY: Lessons in sustainable fashion, conference at British Institute

On the occasion of Pitti Immagine Uomo 95, UK-Italy: Lessons in Sustainable Fashion will be held at the prestigious headquarters of the British Institute in Florence. The conference, organised by the Department for International Trade - British Consulate General in Milan will host some of the most important players in the fashion retail scene who will discuss the collaboration between Italy and the United Kingdom for ethical and sustainable fashion; there will be speakers from Burberry, Stella McCartney and Vivienne Westwood and also some British designers such as Christopher Raeburn and Bav Tailor to demonstrate the ongoing cooperation between the Italian and British fashion industries and the common commitment to sustainable and ethical fashion. The conference will be hosted by Orsola de Castro, co-founder of Fashion Revolution.

Brooks Brothers 200th Anniversary Show

Brooks Brothers 200th Anniversary Show

2018 marks a milestone in the history of Brooks Brothers — their 200th anniversary. As the first of our celebrations over the coming year, they are proud to be part of Pitti Immagine Uomo, the internationally acclaimed event spotlighting the best in men’s apparel and accessories, in Florence, Italy. In an exclusive runway show, tradition and innovation came together as they presented men's and women's iconic classics inventively styled.

Brooks Brothers - celebrating 200 Years of American Style with embracing AI

Brooks Brothers - celebrating 200 Years of American Style with embracing AI

On April 7, 1818, Henry Sands Brooks opened H. & D. H. Brooks & Co. in New York City. For almost two centuries, Brooks Brothers has set the standard for the finest American-made apparel. At the three domestic manufacturing facilities owned and operated by Brooks Brothers, we safeguard our reputation for excellence through state-of-the-art technology, traditional construction and techniques, and a highly skilled workforce.

For the third time this year - Adam Lambert is the winner of Most Stylish Men 2018

For the third time this year - Adam Lambert is the winner of Most Stylish Men 2018

The results from the October 2018 voting for Most Stylish Men are now final. Top 5 Most Stylish Men November 2018 are Adam Lambert, Johnny Depp, Chris Hemsworth, Tom Hiddleston and Gerard Butler and they were determined entirely by their fans.

Award-winning TINTEX Textiles shows water saving solutions at Performance Days

Award-winning TINTEX Textiles shows water saving solutions at Performance Days

Two of TINTEX’s fabrics have made it into the PERFORMANCE FORUM Jury’s Pick Category that represents fabrics which are a valuable contribution to this season Performance Days Focus Topic “WATER – OUR RESPONSIBILITY”

BREITLING marks its entry into China with a dazzling Red-carpet Gala Celebration

BREITLING marks its entry into China with a dazzling Red-carpet Gala Celebration

Breitling, the Swiss watch brand with a worldwide reputation for luxurious high-performance timepieces, hosted a dazzling celebration of its entry into the Chinese market with a red-carpet gala night at Beijing’s breathtaking Phoenix Center on November 20, 2018. International movie stars and Breitling Cinema Squad members Brad Pitt and Daniel Wu were on hand to mark the occasion, along with surfer Sally Fitzgibbons and photographer and filmmaker Peter Lindbergh. They were joined by personalities from the worlds of fashion, high society, sport, music, and film, including Japanese fashion designer Motofumi “Poggy” Kogi, South Korean actress Shin Se-Kyung, Chinese actress Qi Wei, and Chinese actor Li Zonghan.

The ForschungsKUBUS in Denkendorf

The ForschungsKUBUS in Denkendorf

The ForschungsKUBUS is a self-contained research center with a floor area of approximately 40 square-meters that is available to industry and research institutes. The key focus areas are intelligent light management and vertical greening. Textile surfaces are also tested here for their suitability to be used as building façade textiles and other new architecture-related applications.

Fashion World Tokyo -  a wide range of elements, from fashion sourcing to brands exhibits since its first launch

Fashion World Tokyo - a wide range of elements, from fashion sourcing to brands exhibits since its first launch

FASHION WORLD TOKYO and FASHION WORLD TOKYO-FACTORY- were held in a lively atmosphere from Oct. 22 – 24, 2018 at Tokyo Big Sight, Japan. The event attracted 976* exhibitors from 39 countries/regions, 19,952* trade visitors and 8,548 conference attendees in 3 days.