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Kim Jones is the new Dior  Homme's creative director

Kim Jones is the new Dior Homme's creative director

Kim Jones is officially Dior Homme’s new artistic director. The British designer who stepped down from his coveted role at Louis Vuitton earlier this year will become the successor to Kris Van Assche who had previously held the position for eleven years.

Roberto Cavalli is going to be a special guest at Pitti Uomo 94

Roberto Cavalli is going to be a special guest at Pitti Uomo 94

The Roberto Cavalli Group has chosen Pitti Uomo for the worldwide launch of its new men’s fashion project with a special event in the house’s distinctive style.

20 international scholarships for the international Masters of Raffles Milano - Istituto di Moda e Design

20 international scholarships for the international Masters of Raffles Milano - Istituto di Moda e Design

Raffles Milano, one of the most exclusive fashion and design schools in the world, located in the center of Milan, is offering 20 scholarships for its international Masters that stars in the 2018/2019 academic year.

Design the Future and win an international scholarship in Barcelona

Design the Future and win an international scholarship in Barcelona

IED (Istituto Europeo di Design) Barcelona invites students and young professionals to participate in a "Creactivate" contest and show their creativity and talent. IED Barcelona offers twenty three international scholarships for Masters and Postgraduate Courses...

Research grant for high temperature resistant nonwovens

Research grant for high temperature resistant nonwovens

Finest fibers ( 1 µm) open new applications in the areas of personal protective textiles, hot gas fine dust filtration, battery separators and fuel cell membranes. Currently production plants are limited in terms of temperature and pressure.

Breitling takes off into a legendary future

Breitling takes off into a legendary future

At a red-carpet event at Zurich’s Hallenstadion, Breitling, the innovative Swiss watch brand, celebrated the debut of its new Navitimer 8 collection. Around 600 distinguished guests from the worlds of business, culture, and entertainment, as well as international media and opinion leaders, were welcomed by Breitling’s new global CEO, Georges Kern, who introduced his brand’s next chapter. Special guests included Gregory Breitling, the grandson of Willy Breitling, as well as adventurers Bertrand Piccard and Inge Solheim, members of the Breitling Jet Team and the Patrouille Suisse, French actor Guillaume Canet, and British actor Richard E. Grant, among many others. The event was the European stop on Breitling’s international tour, which debuted in Shanghai in late January and which will move on to New York City at the end of February.

Engin Akyurek is the winner of Most Stylish Men February 2018

Engin Akyurek is the winner of Most Stylish Men February 2018

The Top 5 Most Stylish Men February 2018 are already known. Here they are...

Sales of Italian textiles are up 1.3% in 2017

Sales of Italian textiles are up 1.3% in 2017

Made-in-Italy textiles (including wool, cotton, linen, silk fabrics and knits) are expected to close 2017 with an overall turnover of Euro 7.94 billion, up by 1.3%, according to estimates by the Confindustria Moda Research Center.

Alessandro Sartori, Artistic Director of Ermenegildo Zegna gave tips for success to young designers

Alessandro Sartori, Artistic Director of Ermenegildo Zegna gave tips for success to young designers

At the 26th Edition of Milano Unica there was a meeting of Alessandro Sartori, Artistic Director of Ermenegildo Zegna with Italian students in fashion in conversation also with Simone Marchetti - Fashion Editor - D la Repubblica and Affari e Finanza. The theme was "Crafting modernity: innovative design merges with couture techniques to create the silhouette of tomorrow."

Ermenegildo Zegna wool mill received

Ermenegildo Zegna wool mill received "303 TUSCANS" award for ethical fashion

The importance of selecting the best natural fibres directly from the markets of origin, has been the cornerstone of Zegna’s pre-eminence in the luxury fabric market. A positive and fair relationship with the communities, regions and countries was essential for the success and for the constant improvement of fibres.

REDA received the ethical fashion award

REDA received the ethical fashion award "303 TUSCANS" at Milano Unica

At Milano Unica REDA was one of the brands that received the "303 TUSCANS" award for ethical fashion. It is awarded to manufactures of fabrics made from natural materials, following the principles of Ethical fashion and having transparent supply chain.

303 TUSCANS award for ethical fashion was given to Dormeuil at Milano Unica

303 TUSCANS award for ethical fashion was given to Dormeuil at Milano Unica

At Milano Unica Dormeuil was one of the brands that received the "303 TUSCANS" award for ethical fashion. It is awarded to manufacturers of fabrics made from natural materials, following the principles of Ethical fashion and having transparent supply chain.

Lanificio Zignone received the

Lanificio Zignone received the "303 TUSCANS" award for ethical fashion

At Milano Unica Lanificio Zignone was one of the brands that received the "303 TUSCANS" award for ethical fashion. It is awarded to manufacturers of fabrics made from natural materials, following the principles of Ethical fashion and supporting the Italian supply chain.

Suitsupply lost over 12 000 followers in Instagram because of their ad campaign

Suitsupply lost over 12 000 followers in Instagram because of their ad campaign

A Netherlands-based men's suit company has faced a social media backlash in response to an advertising campaign featuring men embracing.

Cooperation agreement between mtex+ Chemnitz and SALTEX Dornbirn

Cooperation agreement between mtex+ Chemnitz and SALTEX Dornbirn

Cooperation agreement between mtex+ Chemnitz and SALTEX Dornbirn: The association of the North-East German Textile and Clothing Industry will be present at SALTEX 2018 with a joint booth of its members.

Quick Draw Minimalist Wallet: Stylish, Functional, Exquisite

Quick Draw Minimalist Wallet: Stylish, Functional, Exquisite

Carry the things you need & access them easily with their patent pending "Quick Draw" Wallet. Easily remove any card with a single touch.

Premiere Vision and the Federation de la Haute Couture et de la mode sign a mutual support agreement to confort Paris as the world  fashion capital

Premiere Vision and the Federation de la Haute Couture et de la mode sign a mutual support agreement to confort Paris as the world fashion capital

Paris’s two most influential players on the international fashion scene - trade-show organiser Premiere Vision and the Federation de la Haute Couture de la Mode - have signed a partnership agreement.

The Woolmark Company unveiled The Wool Lab Spring/Summer 2019 at Milano Unica

The Woolmark Company unveiled The Wool Lab Spring/Summer 2019 at Milano Unica

Continuing to inspire and connect designers with the world’s best commercially available Merino wool fabric and yarn manufactures, The Woolmark Company will unveil the latest edition of The Wool Lab at Milano Unica, February 6 - 8.

Piacenza Cashmere Spring/Summer collection was presented at the 26th edition of Milano Unica

Piacenza Cashmere Spring/Summer collection was presented at the 26th edition of Milano Unica

Cabo Blanco and Cartagena: two exotic locations in South Africa that inspired both literature noble prizes and the Piacenza Cashmere spring-summer collection 2018 showcased at the 26th edition of Milano Unica.

Milano Unica 26th edition started - Day 2

Milano Unica 26th edition started - Day 2

The second day of Milano Unica reprised the first day’s success, with exhibitors pleased with the quality of the buyers, who flocked to the trade show’s exhibitor areas, Event Areas and Special Sections of the Salon.

Milano Unica 26th edition started - see the highlights from Day 1

Milano Unica 26th edition started - see the highlights from Day 1

The Inaugural Ceremony, which began with a heartfelt tribute to the memory of Silvio Albini by President Ercole Botto Poala, presented the public with an interesting overview of prospects and opportunities for the Italian textiles sector in the near future.

Paul Rudd - Man of the Year

Paul Rudd - Man of the Year

The Hasty Pudding Theatricals, the oldest theatrical organization in the United States, welcomed actor and screenwriter, PAUL RUDD, to Harvard University where he received his Man of the Year award. The Hasty Pudding Theatricals’ Man and Woman of the Year Awards are presented annually to performers who have made lasting and impressive contributions to the world of entertainment. The Man of the Year award was established in 1963. Its past recipients include, among others, Robert Downey Jr., Tom Hanks, Chris Pratt, Robert De Niro, Harrison Ford, Justin Timberlake, and most recently, Ryan Reynolds.

Automobili Lamborghini presents the Collezione Fall-Winter 2018-2019 during Milan Men's Fashion Week

Automobili Lamborghini presents the Collezione Fall-Winter 2018-2019 during Milan Men's Fashion Week

The new collection was presented at a reception in the exposition spaces of Via Tortona: a must-visit venue during the Milanese Fashion week.

Industry unites in the fight against microplastic release from the washing of synthetic textiles

Industry unites in the fight against microplastic release from the washing of synthetic textiles

A new industry agreement for the prevention of microplastic release from synthetic textiles washing was officially launched today and endorsed by the European Commission.

The winners of Most Stylish Men January 2018 are announced

The winners of Most Stylish Men January 2018 are announced

The results from the January 2018 voting for Most Stylish Men are now final. Most Stylish Men January 2018 are Adam Lambert, Engin Akyurek, Sebastian Stan, David Garrett, and Felix Baumgartner and they were determined entirely by their fans.

303 TUSCANS – certificate for ETHICAL FASHION was given to Ethical brands from the Netherlands

303 TUSCANS – certificate for ETHICAL FASHION was given to Ethical brands from the Netherlands

On 21.01.2018 at Zuiderkerk, Amsterdam was held the second International conference Ethical Fashion – The New Fashion Formula, followed by the awards ceremony “303 TUSCANS“ – certificate for ETHICAL FASHION. The event took place during the popular fair Modefabriek.

WHITE STREET MARKET - the first B and C event dedicated to sportswear and streetwear

WHITE STREET MARKET - the first B and C event dedicated to sportswear and streetwear

A new trade event concept is taking shape in Tortona Fashion District, Milan: WHITE STREET MARKET, an innovative format designed for sportswear&streetwear businesses, which will have a chance to meet buyers and endusers. In the industrial setting of Ex Ansaldo - BASE, Via Tortona 54 Milan - the first B&C (business & consumer) tradeshow, is due to debut in June 2018, during WHITE MAN & WOMAN.

Munich Fabric Start Spring/Summer 2019 - Processing my reality

Munich Fabric Start Spring/Summer 2019 - Processing my reality

'Processing my Realities.' This is the overarching trend theme at the latest edition of MUNICH FABRIC START. It impressively reflects the power of those interactions which seem so violent at present within the textile and fashion industry. The clash between online and analogue, between Industry 4.0 and skilled craftsmanship, between the virtual and the existent. And between Man + Machine, the concept theme of the BLUEZONE.

Brioni Spring/Summer 2018 advertising campaign with Harvey Keitel

Brioni Spring/Summer 2018 advertising campaign with Harvey Keitel

Brioni reveals Harvey Keitel as the testimonial for the Spring/Summer 2018 ‘Tailoring Legends’ advertising campaign.

Kim Jones is leaving Louis Vuitton

Kim Jones is leaving Louis Vuitton

The artistic director of Louis Vuitton menswear is set to leave the LVMH-owned mega-brand after seven years.

Pitti Immagine Award 2018 went to Brooks Brothers

Pitti Immagine Award 2018 went to Brooks Brothers

On the occasion of the Pitti Uomo 93 opening ceremony, the Premio Pitti Immagine 2018 to Brooks Brothers has been announced. The Award was given to Claudio Del Vecchio, chairman and CEO of Brooks Brothers, during the brand's special event at Palazzo Vecchio, on Wednesday January 11th.

Modefabriek January 2018 edition events

Modefabriek January 2018 edition events

Modefabriek is recognised as a procreative and inspiring fashion trade event, proudly based in Amsterdam. Since its founding in 1996, it has evolved into much more. Today, Modefabriek is a mash-up of brand presentations, fashion shows, expos, stores, talks, classes, food & drinks, music – and more.

Choose your favourite fashion icon for 2018 - Most Stylish Men 2018 contest is waiting for your vote

Choose your favourite fashion icon for 2018 - Most Stylish Men 2018 contest is waiting for your vote

The contest for Most Stylish Men continues with new nominees and refreshed list of nominees. We selected the most famous men dressed in colourful suits or dress to impress.

Luca Magliano is the winner of Who is on next? Uomo 2017

Luca Magliano is the winner of Who is on next? Uomo 2017

At this edition, Pitti Italics – the Fondazione Pitti Immagine Discovery program that promotes and supports new generations of fashion designers and the most interesting brands that design and manufacture in Italy – is shining the spotlights on MAGLIANO.

How To Stay Fit While on a Business Trip

How To Stay Fit While on a Business Trip

When you travel for business, you want to stay fit. If you travel full time, then you know staying fit is almost impossible. Humans are creatures of habit and love routines. We tend to wake up at the same time each day, work out at the same time, and eat planned meals.

Tranzend Launches High-Tech, Adaptable, Waterproof Suit on Kickstarter

Tranzend Launches High-Tech, Adaptable, Waterproof Suit on Kickstarter

Sartorial aesthetics, sophisticated technology and environmental sustainability combined into a single two-piece suit for all occasions.

Alberto Vedelago:

Alberto Vedelago: "Elegance is the mirror of our personality"

Do the words “taste” and “elegance” still have much meaning these days?* Or are they being edged out by the most opulent and narcissistic behavior? – This is me thinking aloud because I am struggling to come to terms with realities of certain situations. In this hell of opulence I believed that elegance need to be noticed, not excessively displayed. I guess, in a DANTE way, I need a Virgil who can take me out of this inferno. Alberto Vedelago comes to my rescue as my mind is cracking up.

Winners announced for the 2017/2018 International Woolmark Prize

Winners announced for the 2017/2018 International Woolmark Prize

The 2017/2018 International Woolmark Prize winners were announced during a special event during Pitti Uomo at Stazione Leopolda in Florence.

Luigi Bianchi Mantova Campaign for the Spring Summer 2018

Luigi Bianchi Mantova Campaign for the Spring Summer 2018

Wool, linen and silk are the basic materials for our sartorial collection, which this season includes a host of patterns and designs: check, overcheck, Prince of Wales check, damier, pin stripes are the main themes in a clever game of contrasts and softer, colour-coordinated matches, with fabrics enlivened by weaving different yarns to create apparently plain colours or blends of colours.

MANGO presents new line of men's fragrances

MANGO presents new line of men's fragrances

MANGO announces the international launch of its new line of male fragrances, Fragrance Department, which includes three offerings, each one inspired by a different lifestyle.The three fragrances, and their simple and modern packaging design, are aimed at the fashion-conscious, masculine, contemporary and elegant male.

L.B.M.1911 unveils the new Spring Summer 2018 Campaign

L.B.M.1911 unveils the new Spring Summer 2018 Campaign

The colour-non colour is the passepartout for the summer season, matched with blue and red to create contrasts, or together with natural shades for a more colour coordinated look. White, including pure white, is enhanced by outstanding, exclusive and lively textures. Military-inspired green, blue and light blue, natural shades, ruby and coral touches complete their eclectically interpreted summer palette.

Adam Lambert, Felix Baumgartner and Tom Cruise are Most Stylish Men 2017

Adam Lambert, Felix Baumgartner and Tom Cruise are Most Stylish Men 2017

The results from the 2017 voting for Most Stylish Men are now final. Most Stylish Men 2017 are Adam Lambert, Felix Baumgartner and Tom Cruise and they were determined entirely by their fans.

Kit Harington as the ambassador for The One for Men

Kit Harington as the ambassador for The One for Men

World-renowned British actor Kit Harington joins the Dolce&Gabbana family in the exciting new video and print campaign of The One for Men. His charismatic personality makes him the perfect ambassador for the fragrance. He is the Dolce&Gabbana man.

Awarding ceremony

Awarding ceremony "303 Tuscans" for Ethical fashion during Pitti Uomo

TOC Fashion Academy Tuscany organizes the awarding ceremony “303 Tuscans” for Ethical fashion in Florence, Italy on 10.01.2018, at 6 p.m. Certificates will be given to communities supporting the Italian supply chain and the three-dimensional business model.

High-tech textiles – a cross-industry inspiration

High-tech textiles – a cross-industry inspiration

Stuttgart – between November 30 and December 1, one of the most important conventions for the European technical textile industry took place in Stuttgart. The Aachen-Dresden-Denkendorf-International Textile Conference brought together 600 professionals from 28 countries, across four continents from the textile, textilemachinery and various user-industries. Economy and research experts reported on research results and marketable textile innovations concerning high performance fibers, fiber composites and medical textiles.

Most Stylish Men November 2017 are announced

Most Stylish Men November 2017 are announced

The Top 5 Most Stylish Men November 2017 are already known. Here they are:

Made-to-measure suits by Gandhum

Made-to-measure suits by Gandhum

Introducing the launch of Made to Measure services for 2017 with consultation and fittings at their London based atelier. Experience a Made to Measure session like no other where you will receive an in depth consultation to discuss your preferences, enjoy a fitting session with their master tailor and see luxurious London made craftsmanship.

Guest Nation of Pitti Uomo 93 - Finland

Guest Nation of Pitti Uomo 93 - Finland

The most promising names on Finland’s new fashion scenario will be the stars of the Guest Nation project sponsored by the Fondazione Pitti Immagine Discovery during Pitti Immagine Uomo 93 (Florence, 9-12 January 2018).

Brooks Brothers celebrates 200th partnerships with Pitti Uomo

Brooks Brothers celebrates 200th partnerships with Pitti Uomo

Brooks Brothers, America’s oldest apparel brand, will celebrate its milestone two hundred year anniversary in 2018. Signature events and activations are planned throughout the year around the world and will begin in January in collaboration with Pitti Immagine Uomo 93 in Florence, Italy.

Simon Spurr is the new Creative Director of Eidos

Simon Spurr is the new Creative Director of Eidos

Simon Spurr is back. The acclaimed British designer, credited with modernising menswear tailoring, has been appointed as creative director of Italian menswear brand Eidos — a more modern and affordable sub-label of heritage menswear brand Isaia that was launched in 2013. His first Autumn/Winter 2018 collection for the Neapolitan brand will debut in January.