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Power Dressing: The 2020 Presidential Race and the Psychology of Style
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Power Dressing: The 2020 Presidential Race and the Psychology of Style

In politics, optics matter. As the 2020 presidential race heats up, we’re diving into the psychology of fashion to uncover what the top candidates are trying to convey.

The guest designer at Pitti Uomo 97 will be Jil Sander
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The guest designer at Pitti Uomo 97 will be Jil Sander

Lucie and Luke Meier – co-creative directors of Jil Sander since spring 2017 – will present the new menswear collection of the iconic fashion house at a special event in Florence.

How to Wear Knee-High Boots
Fashion advices

How to Wear Knee-High Boots

Knee-high boots are the perfect accessory to many different outfits, but it can be hard to know exactly how to pair them. They are a tricky shoe to get right, but they can make you feel empowered when you do wear them properly. Here are some of the ways we would style knee-high boots.

5 Fall/Winter Fashion Trends among College Students
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5 Fall/Winter Fashion Trends among College Students

The summer has swiftly come to an end. Gone are the days of short nights and sweltering hot afternoons. For students, this means packing away the drinks, summer shorts and dresses and pulling out the books. It is time to get back to work. You are no longer a carefree student on vacation, you are now a soon-to-be accomplished essay writer. While your sleep habits and emotional state may be set to take a knock, your fashion sense does not need to suffer. Fall and winter can be the season of style and poise if you follow these five tips.

3 Reasons Thrift Shopping Saves More Than Your Money
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3 Reasons Thrift Shopping Saves More Than Your Money

Thrift shopping is a great way to save money - but it's also a fantastic way to support the environment and your community. Here's why you should try it!

7 Business Ideas for Fashion Entrepreneurs
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7 Business Ideas for Fashion Entrepreneurs

Fashion is almost like a universal language. It is one way people can express their individuality and life philosophy. Apart from just being a form of self-expression, though, fashion is also a lucrative business niche. Those who are consummate fashionistas or passionate about creating beautiful pieces can find tons of ways to market fashion to consumers.

Over 56 000 visitors came to seek inspiration and innovation at the September 2019 edition of Premiere Vision Paris
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Over 56 000 visitors came to seek inspiration and innovation at the September 2019 edition of Premiere Vision Paris

The September 2019 edition of Premiere Vision Paris, the leading professional show for the creative fashion industry, was held from 17 to 19 September in Paris Nord Villepinte. The event, dedicated to the autumn-winter 2020-21 collections, welcomed 56,154 visitors from across the globe.

Men's Street Fashion Ideas from the Top Menswear Fashion Capitals
Menswear Trends

Men's Street Fashion Ideas from the Top Menswear Fashion Capitals

Looking for the latest trends in men's street fashion? Get some ideas here for your new look straight from the top menswear fashion capitals of the world.

Great creative energy, co-labs, significant guests and brand mix are White Milano's winning assets
Fashion fairs

Great creative energy, co-labs, significant guests and brand mix are White Milano's winning assets

WHITE Milano keeps achieving outstanding results. The Tradeshow closes its September edition with 27.934 visitors (3% more than in September 2018). The buyers have increased by 2%, foreign buyers have reached 9%, while Italy has dropped by 1%.

A Toolkit for DIY Menswear and Fashion Accessories
Menswear accessories

A Toolkit for DIY Menswear and Fashion Accessories

It turns out that do-it-yourself (DIY) fashion extends well beyond sewing buttons onto old shirts. In fact, DIY is a core component of ethical fashion because it finds new ways to preserve and upcycle old materials into new pieces. Many key items in menswear collections can be repurposed using basic DIY techniques. This method offers a low-cost alternative for sprucing up your wardrobe without buying into fast fashion trends.

Grand Final Fashion Show features sustainable fabrics from Eastman Naia
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Grand Final Fashion Show features sustainable fabrics from Eastman Naia

Sustainably sourced Eastman Naia cellulosic yarn featured prominently in the Grand Final Fashion Show of the 2019 Redress Design Award in Hong Kong on September 5, 2019. Naia from Eastman, the Gold Sponsor of the world’s largest sustainable fashion design competition, was showcased in 10 innovative collections of waste-reducing designs. The competition finalists were challenged to incorporate Naia fabric remnants into their collection pieces. The Grand Final Fashion Show reached a global audience of industry professionals, media and VIPs at CENTRESTAGE and was livestreamed internationally.

The 11th Premiere Vision Awards for 2019
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The 11th Premiere Vision Awards for 2019

Premiere Vision Paris, Tuesday 17 September 2019, 5.30 pm: the whole fashion industry -weavers, tanners, designers, buyers… as well as international journalists got together at the Forum PV Perspectives (Hall 5). They were all eager to discover the winners of the 8 prizes of the 11th PV Awards, and to celebrate textile and leather excellence.

MUNICH FABRIC START - Sustainability, digitisation and technology shape fashion
Fashion fairs

MUNICH FABRIC START - Sustainability, digitisation and technology shape fashion

The recent MUNICH FABRIC START, held from 3 to 5 September 2019 in Munich, Germany, launched the new Hall 8 and an extended exhibitor portfolio to once again convince the sector of the innovation and information platform. Featuring highly concentrated themes, new exhibition formats and numerous expert-led panel discussions, keynotes and lectures. Now spread over eight halls, for the very first time over 1,000 international suppliers showcased more than 2,000 collections in the Fabrics, Additionals, Denim and Sourcing segments for Autumn/Winter 2020/2021.

10 Recognizable Street Fashion Trends of Spring 2020
Fashion trends

10 Recognizable Street Fashion Trends of Spring 2020

Fashion shows are mostly leisurely, plush events that require one to spend a considerable amount of time outdoors. These exhibitions bring out all sorts of people, whereby some desire to don romantic floral dresses, that easily and effortlessly catch the crowd’s attention, while others favor retina-searing neon outfits. This only goes to demonstrate that a vast majority of people worldwide are actively conscious of both existing and upcoming trends. Thus, they end up wearing a mix of well-designed, button-downs, trousers, jackets as well as a combination of other articles of clothing.

Reasons The Saree Is a Unique Indian Fashion Garb
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Reasons The Saree Is a Unique Indian Fashion Garb

The saree is a traditional outfit that is worn in India, Pakistan, and Nepal. Every woman in India has a piece or more of the saree. A saree can be worn every day or on different occasions. It has influenced various fashion designers around the world and it has evolved in many designs as well. Also it is now seen on many runways and globally it has been embraced. Some of the styling options that have originated from the saree are. Dhoti saree, Saree gown, Saree pants among many others that more designers are creating. In India, the saree is much loved and with current world fashion trends the fashion world has loved it too. Especially with women from celebrities to ordinary women now adorning to the saree.

Munich Fabric Start awards - 7th Hightex Award
Menswear fabrics

Munich Fabric Start awards - 7th Hightex Award

The winners of the 7th HighTex Award have been announced. Given the large number of competitive new products from international fabric producers, it was no easy task for the expert jury consisting of Philip Langer, Iris Schlomski, Christoph Hornung, Alex Vogt, Simon Angel and Jo Baumgartner to reach an unanimous decision.

Recreate Your Favourite Celebrity’s Looks: How To Do It Without Breaking The Bank
Celebrity fashion

Recreate Your Favourite Celebrity’s Looks: How To Do It Without Breaking The Bank

When it comes to fashion more female celebrities get all the attention because when compared to their male counterparts, it’s evident that they do pay more attention to their on and off-duty outfits. But with style trailblazers such as Queer Eye’s Antoni Porowski, international K-pop sensation BTS, and British actor Riz Ahmed inspiring more men to pay attention to their sartorial choices, it looks like we’ll be seeing the return of sharp and luxurious dressing among gentlemen all over the world. Replicating these celebrities’ respective styles can be costly, however, it’s possible to get their opulent looks for less. With a few styling tricks and smart shopping, you can look like a star without breaking the bank.

The highlights of the upcoming Munich Fabric Start exhibition
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The highlights of the upcoming Munich Fabric Start exhibition

MUNICH FABRIC START with BLUEZONE, KEYHOUSE and the individual presentations of over 1,000 international suppliers of fabrics and additionals once again sets new standards in concept forecasting. The current format has been expanded, complemented and deepened in terms of both quality and quantity. On September 3-5 2019, a broad spectrum of fabrics, additionals, prints or denim, manufacturing services and a supporting programme will be on offer to the 20,000 trade visitors expected in Munich, offering unprecedented dimensions of information and inspiration.

Shopping for Plus Size Wedding Dresses for Guests - How Do You Choose One
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Shopping for Plus Size Wedding Dresses for Guests - How Do You Choose One

Weddings are one of the most memorable events in someone's life. Whether you're the one getting married or someone you knew wants to get married - it all ends up in one tricky question. What am I going to wear?

Primary Qualities of a Fashion Magazine Journalist or Editor
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Primary Qualities of a Fashion Magazine Journalist or Editor

Creativity, culture, art, and design – these words characterize fashion best of all. That is exactly what many young people would like to do. Freedom of speech provides many opportunities today, and the fashion industry is one of the best ways to express yourself. In its turn, fashion journalism is one of the top demanded professions, and it has to do with reporting on the industry for media.

Why Consider Being an Editor in a Fashion Magazine
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Why Consider Being an Editor in a Fashion Magazine

Can you remember how hard she tried in “Never Been Kissed” to present the best article on the life of teens? This role of Drew Barrymore is not the only example of a hard-working journalist/writer who wishes to become an editor one day. “The Devil Wears Prada” is just one more.

Exclusive qualities and efficient sourcing at VIEW PREMIUM SELECTION
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Exclusive qualities and efficient sourcing at VIEW PREMIUM SELECTION

On July 16th анд 17th 2019, leading international fabric, trim and denim suppliers will present more than 400 collections featuring their preview programs and current developments for the new Autumn.Winter 20/21 season.

The Best Kid Fashion Ideas You Should Introduce to Your Daughter
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The Best Kid Fashion Ideas You Should Introduce to Your Daughter

Does your daughter want to start dressing more like you? Take a look at these amazing kid fashion ideas you should introduce to your daughter.

Ralph Lauren awarded honorary knighthood
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Ralph Lauren awarded honorary knighthood

Lauren was presented with the honorary knighthood insignia by Prince Charles in a private ceremony. His official title, now, is Honorary Knight Commander of the Most Excellent Order of the British Empire (KBE).

Guide to Ethical Fashion Certifications
Ethical Fashion

Guide to Ethical Fashion Certifications

Nowadays ethical fashion is more and more popular, but a lot of people are confused which brands are ethical and which are not. Unfortunately there isn't a universal ethical fashion certificate, since not everyone agrees on what is "ethical".

Lucy and Yak has launched its highly anticipated `Made in Britain`
Ethical Fashion

Lucy and Yak has launched its highly anticipated `Made in Britain`

Ethical clothing brand Lucy and Yak has launched its highly anticipated `Made in Britain` range.

The Astounding Evolution of Athleisure
Shopping

The Astounding Evolution of Athleisure

Athleisure is an incredibly popular category in the fashion world. The global market is estimated to range around $83 billion USD, and it’s only set to increase. People love to be comfortable, after all, and the prevalence of the athleisure trend throughout modern society means that not only can you be exceptionally comfortable, but you can look great and be stylish all at the same time.

How to Stay Ahead in the Fashion Game
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How to Stay Ahead in the Fashion Game

It is one thing to be up to speed with the latest trends in fashion, and it is an entirely different thing to remain one step ahead of all competition in fashion. From a general perspective, those who are genuinely interesting in trending ladies fashion put in all the effort to stay in fashion at all times.

Pitti Immagine Uomo 96 - Final figures
Fashion fairs

Pitti Immagine Uomo 96 - Final figures

Pitti Uomo is confirmed as a global crossroads for trends, new ideas and the launches of innovative men's fashion and lifestyle projects 30,000 visitors in total and over 18,500 buyers from 100 foreign countries for an edition dominated by tremendous energy and optimism in a difficult year for international trade. Good performances and growth for some important markets like France, Turkey, Hong Kong, Belgium and Russia; a slight drop in numbers for China, Germany, Spain, Japan and in Italian buyers.

Sustainability is becoming a must for UK fashion retailers
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Sustainability is becoming a must for UK fashion retailers

A new study suggests that sustainable fashion is fast becoming a must for UK fashion retailers. Analysis by Drapers questioned 372 fashion business leaders and professionals and found that 92.2% felt there is now a commercial necessity to become more sustainable.

Marco De Vincenzo presented his first menswear collection at Pitti Uomo 96
Menswear collections

Marco De Vincenzo presented his first menswear collection at Pitti Uomo 96

Marco De Vincenzo returns to Pitti Uomo as the Pitti Italics Special Event for this 96th edition. Recognized as one of the most innovative voices on the fashion scene, the designer will launch his first menswear collection. The Marco De Vincenzo Spring/Summer 2020 men's collection was presented with a fashion show at the Tepidarium del Roster.

Guest Designer at Pitti Immagine Uomo 96 - Givenchy
Menswear collections

Guest Designer at Pitti Immagine Uomo 96 - Givenchy

Givenchy wase the Guest Designer at Pitti Immagine Uomo 96. Clare Waight Keller – the British designer and artistic director of the LVMH group maison since spring 2017- presented the new menswear collection from the brand that is an icon of French elegance with a special event.

New additions to Most Stylish Men in June
Celebrity fashion

New additions to Most Stylish Men in June

Carson Kressley and Jesse Palmer are two men that really deserve to be in the list of the Most Stylish Men. So we added them in our montly contest.

Armani Exchange with a debut at Pitti Uomo 96
Fashion collections

Armani Exchange with a debut at Pitti Uomo 96

The Armani Exchange line debuts at Pitti Uomo. "In 1991, I had an idea and I called it A|X. Looking at the reality of streetwear, before it became just another fad, I created metropolitan garments that were functional and affordable for younger generations or for individuals with a young mindset.

Cantarelli Fashion Week
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Cantarelli Fashion Week

11-13 June 2019 Cantarelli Fashion Week will present men's fashion collections in the luxurious Sala Giusti at Four Seasons Hotel Firenze at Fashion Week Florence. The event will take place at the same time as Pitti Immagine Uomo in Florence (11. - 14. June 2019) - the largest men's fashion trade fair, which is visited by 100,000 fashion professionals from all over the world.

5 Vital things to consider when choosing your business URL
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5 Vital things to consider when choosing your business URL

No matter what your new website is about – whether it's breaking news in the tech industry, a fashion blog, or a hub for restaurant reviews in your city – selecting a good URL is often the key to increasing traffic to your domain. You'll have to be sure that the domain name you want is free and that you've snapped it up, which can be done via 1&1 IONOS, but before you do that, read these vital tips when choosing a business URL.

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

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.

The best sneaker designs of all time
Menswear Trends

The best sneaker designs of all time

Who can deny that sneakers have the best appeal compared to all other footwear? Take for instance the color, the packaging design, and the style; all make it the preferred choice for shoe lovers. But what makes this part of footwear stand out among many? Previously, sneakers have been used as a mark of culture and a reflection of context. You could tell one’s tribe by the kind of sneaker they wore. The kind of a sneaker design you wear; whether the Air Max 90, the Yeezy Boost, or the Nike vapor Max will tell what you treasure.

Men's Guide to Cowboy Boots & Suits in 2019 Fashion
Fashion Guide

Men's Guide to Cowboy Boots & Suits in 2019 Fashion

Cowboy boots and suits may seem like a thing from the past, but it has managed to leap back into the present as a new trend in 2019 that men would love to rock. Cowboy boots and suits can not only make you feel like a real cowboy, but it also adds uniqueness and masculinity to your style.

From Man to Gentleman: Your Guide to Dapper Fashion in Vegas
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From Man to Gentleman: Your Guide to Dapper Fashion in Vegas

With Vegas being known as Sin City, it will be a rare occasion that you will ever hear “what’s a gentleman like yourself doing in such a place?” Sure, Vegas is a great place for men of all ages but when you’re a man of power and importance, you wouldn’t be caught dead in anything that would speak otherwise of you.

5 Essential Spring Shoes for 2019
Menswear accessories

5 Essential Spring Shoes for 2019

Here are the essential spring shoes for 2019.

Why the Italian fashion factories go bankrupt?
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Why the Italian fashion factories go bankrupt?

Read the conclusions made after a journalistic investigation.

Women's Summer Fashion: The Hottest Styles to Rock in 2019
Fashion trends

Women's Summer Fashion: The Hottest Styles to Rock in 2019

Summer is upon us, ladies. Who doesn’t want to look stylish and trendy beneath the summer sun? Here’s a women’s summer fashion guide.

How to Launch Your First Online Clothing Store in 4 Steps
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How to Launch Your First Online Clothing Store in 4 Steps

If you are thinking of dipping your toe into the world of fashion, read these four steps to launching your first online clothing store.

Fashion World Tokyo - big numbers and conclusions
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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.

From Chrono to Diver: Your Guide to the Different Types of Watches for Men
Fashion Guide

From Chrono to Diver: Your Guide to the Different Types of Watches for Men

A stylish watch should be a part of every man's look. But what style should you choose? We take a look at the different types of watches for men. For some men, watches make up one of the most important, fashionable parts of any of their outfit. Some have even become a status symbol of culture in of themselves, such as a Rolex watch.

7 fashion trends in swimwear for Summer 2019
Fashion trends

7 fashion trends in swimwear for Summer 2019

Although summer is two months away in most part of Europe, there are places you can go and utilise your swimsuit. You can head to the Canaries, Cyprus, Crete or Marrakesh for an increadible vacation. So take a look at our suggestions for women's swimsuits Spring-Summer 2019. From sunshine yellow and classic leopard print to retro styles and embroidery, these are some of the swimwear trends you need on your radar this year.

MSGM celebrates ten years anniversary at Pitti Uomo 96
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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.

Highly Fashionable Shopping Districts To Visit In Sydney
Shopping

Highly Fashionable Shopping Districts To Visit In Sydney

Sydney is a popular tourist destination for a good reason: you can find almost everything that you want to find if you visit. This does include numerous fashion opportunities. In fact, most people that love fashion and visit the city are highly surprised by what they find. We all know about the beaches, culture and luxury retreats Sydney villas. Few know about the many chic corners that will make you wonder how you will carry the bags with you back to the hotel.

Kids’ Fashion With A Cause: Ethical Style For The Small Set
Ethical Fashion

Kids’ Fashion With A Cause: Ethical Style For The Small Set

Because our kids are constantly growing, it’s easy to get sucked into the world of fast fashion when we dress them. After all, the outfits are current, inexpensive, and it’s easy to toss them when the kids outgrow or ruin them. Realistically speaking, though, the fact that children are likely to outgrow their clothing quickly means it’s even more important that we prioritize high-quality items that will survive as hand-me-downs or for resale. So how do you keep your kids looking sharp while choosing ethical brands?

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

Win one of the 28 scholarships for Master and Postgraduate Courses in Design and Fashion 2019/2020 at IED Barcelona
Fashion design education

Win one of the 28 scholarships for Master and Postgraduate Courses in Design and Fashion 2019/2020 at IED Barcelona

Start your professional future in an international environment! Show your talent and creativity. Tell us how you can contribute to improving the future. The Istituto Europeo di Design - IED Barcelona invites students from all over the world to participate in the Scholarship Contest 2019.

A short novel of Men's Fashion
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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
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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.

4 Men’s Fashion Don’ts You Have to Avoid
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4 Men’s Fashion Don’ts You Have to Avoid

Your style says a lot about you. Everything from the shoes on your feet to the hat on your head broadcasts to the world the type of person you are. It’s important you’re wearing clothes that make the right impression. While most guides will steer you towards specific items and trends you need to make your closet complete, this one has all the habits you’ll want to avoid. Keep reading to discover four don’ts of men’s fashion.

The Top Trends For Sustainable Fashion
Ethical Fashion

The Top Trends For Sustainable Fashion

Let's get this straight: fashion is quite expensive. The clothes which you wear can cost a lot of money especially if you like wearing designer clothes. However, the trend of buying clothes on a regular occasion is changing. More and more people are willing to buy clothes that will last for a longer time. Moreover, people are now interested in how clothes are manufactured, the type of materials used and the well being of the workers who are involved in the production process.

Clare Waight Keller is Guest Designer at Pitti Immagine Uomo 96
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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.

Marzotto wool manufacturing welcomes the International Wool Textile Organisation
Ethical Fashion

Marzotto wool manufacturing welcomes the International Wool Textile Organisation

During the 88th annual Congress of the International Wool Textile Organisation, Marzotto Wool Manufacturing opens its doors to all the IWTO’s participants on 12 April.

The digital revolution of fashion and luxury brands is in Milan
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The digital revolution of fashion and luxury brands is in Milan

Fashion and luxury companies are facing a huge revolution. The digital era has led to several transformations in terms of business models, operating processes and customer experiences. Milan, one of the fastest growing cities in Europe, is rapidly becoming the “place to be” to learn by living a full immersion in the fashion and luxury industries of the future.

Jobs in the Fashion Industry You Can Do from Home
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Jobs in the Fashion Industry You Can Do from Home

If you love fashion, there probably was some point in time where you considered pursuing a career in the industry. It may appear as though there are only a couple of ways to enter the business – like becoming a designer, buyer, editor, stylist or photographer – however, these are just a small part of the field. In fact, few areas of the economy have as broad of a range of opportunities as the fashion industry has. 

Why Do People Buy Brand Clothes?
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Why Do People Buy Brand Clothes?

Knowing consumer behaviour will help you offer the right products to the right customers.

An E-tailer Made the New York Fashion Week runway shoppable
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An E-tailer Made the New York Fashion Week runway shoppable

Luxury retailer 11 Honor? made a debut at New York Fashion Week with a Shopify-powered catalog that allowed attendees to shop off the runway using QR codes.

4 Tips To Get Your Fashion Business Off The Ground
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4 Tips To Get Your Fashion Business Off The Ground

Have you dreamed of setting up your own fashion company, but balked at the costs and difficulties involved? While setting up your business is never a walk in a park, there are a number of ways you can avoid the biggest pitfalls that people often fall into, and thereby save crucial money and time. Here we take a look at 4 important ways you can boost your business model without having to spend a fortune.

4 Effective Marketing and Advertising Strategies for the Fashion Industry
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4 Effective Marketing and Advertising Strategies for the Fashion Industry

Marketing and advertising are important elements of business regardless of the industry. But when it comes to the fashion industry where exposure and engagement are everything, the right marketing and advertising strategy can be catalytic.

The creative director of Chanel - Karl Lagerfeld passed away
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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.

Fit to a T: Ways to Wear a T-shirt for Gals and Guys
Fashion advices

Fit to a T: Ways to Wear a T-shirt for Gals and Guys

The good old T-shirt: it has been the subject of countless songs and the staple of anyone’s wardrobe. It is your go-to wear for anything casual, relaxed, edgy, or even high fashion. However you wear your tee, no one’s going to judge you for it.

Learning from the Best: Replica Handbags
World fashion

Learning from the Best: Replica Handbags

If you are looking for the best replica handbag experience, no need to look more. We have so many places to shop for handbags nowadays; this might get us confused at times. When looking for where to shop, it is good to have some advice at our disposal, especially if you want to try something new.

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

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

Munich Fabric Start takes a share in the new heritage
Fashion fairs

Munich Fabric Start takes a share in the new heritage

Following intense networking and jointly realised projects we bring together what belongs together: MUNICH FABRIC START Exhibitions GmbH now takes a share in New Heritage – the Festival for Timeless Fashion – held once a year in Munich and D?sseldorf since 2017. The organisers of the trade fairs are now complementing each other to continue the successful course already charted.

Best Reasons For Men To Wear A Rolex
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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?”

4 Innovative Ways To Give Your Fashion Brand Marketing An Update
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4 Innovative Ways To Give Your Fashion Brand Marketing An Update

Looking to kick off the new year with an impactful and exciting new marketing drive? There are a number of ways you can make sure your brand stands out from the crowd, but equally a number of easy mistakes to make. The key is finding a strategy that balances your resources with an initiative that has the realistic outcomes you want.

ALDO MARIA CAMILLO is the Pitti Italics Special Event at Pitti Uomo 95
Menswear collections

ALDO MARIA CAMILLO is the Pitti Italics Special Event at Pitti Uomo 95

Pitti Uomo invites Aldo Maria Camillo to present the first collection ever released by his brand, bearing his name: ALDOMARIACAMILLO.

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

The Best Picks of Men’s Winter Trends
Menswear Trends

The Best Picks of Men’s Winter Trends

Unless you’ve been living on another planet for the past few weeks, you’ve probably already noticed it’s getting rather chilly outside. After the excitement of the World Cup and the gloriously sunny weather, the summer season seems to have passed by in nothing but a blur; now it’s time for us to layer up in our favourite knitwear, sweatshirts, coats and hats.

Joop! presents Fall-Winter 2019/2020 collection at Pitti Uomo
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Joop! presents Fall-Winter 2019/2020 collection at Pitti Uomo

Joop!, the brand of German origins with a strong identity, presents at Pitti Uomo the highlights of its men’s Fall-Winter 2019/2020 collection named Urban Ambassadors.

12 products you can personalize today. Make your own...
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12 products you can personalize today. Make your own...

Currently a big trend in fashion is personalization. Creating custom clothes and accessories for you and your family is fun. You will be surprised that nowadays you can personalize almost every product. If you like to draw, to take photos and to create, you can make your own unique dresses, suits, toys and accessories. In this way you can have products in your favourite colors and styles without having to search for them. You can even create the same mother and daughter dresses, or father and son suits and become the next stars in social media, or use the same drawing or photo to create matching clothes and accessories for you or as original presents for your family and friends. Take a look at some sites that offer you different personalized products:

7 men’s accessories that can never go out of trend
Menswear accessories

7 men’s accessories that can never go out of trend

Men’s accessories are often under-thought. In reality, even they are a sign of the well-dressed man. Just like women’s accessories, they also bring a sense of completeness in a man’s look. Whether it is a watch, belt, wallet or even a bag, they are the pieces that bring a man’s look together.

Training: Milan is not only the International capital for students, but  for new managers as well
Fashion design education

Training: Milan is not only the International capital for students, but for new managers as well

Milan is no longer just the capital of economy and business. In fact, in recent years, Milan has built a solid reputation in the training sector. It is no longer news that the Polytechnic, Bocconi and State Universities are among the most prestigious in Europe, but the number of Italian and international professionals who choose Milan to attend postgraduate and masters courses increases year after year.

Short and sweet: How short guys should dress the part
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Short and sweet: How short guys should dress the part

Once upon a time, being short might have been viewed as a major disadvantage - particularly amongst guys. Now, with so many fashion hacks doing the rounds, this isn't necessarily the case. It means that while we can't be responsible for making you a few inches taller, we can at least help you trick a few eyes and appear bigger.

Delivery and Returns - Festive Tips for the Fashion Industry
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Delivery and Returns - Festive Tips for the Fashion Industry

The retail sector has endured an incredibly difficult 2018, with the rate of closures outstripping new openings on high streets nationwide. This trend has been particularly impactful for fashion brands, which are continuing to struggle against the backdrop of a strained economic climate.

Fashion Giants Meet At UN Climate Summit
Ethical Fashion

Fashion Giants Meet At UN Climate Summit

Environmental pollution may have been an issue for decades now; but until recently, it was something that we could mentally remove ourselves from – something we could briefly pretend wasn’t happening, at least until we next checked the news.

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

How technologies change the future of the fashion industry
How to refresh the business

How technologies change the future of the fashion industry

The most important factors, changing the fashion industry nowadays are Overproduction and oversupply, Negative influence on environment, Unethical manufacturing, Fast development of e-shopping, Closing physical shops, Development of technologies and innovations.

Maternity Dresses and More: How to Stay Fashionable While Pregnant
Fashion advices

Maternity Dresses and More: How to Stay Fashionable While Pregnant

Getting dressed with a new baby bump is no easy task. After all, your body is changing all the time and you may not have the energy or the means to change your wardrobe accordingly. Because of this, many moms-to-be believe that maternity wear equates to baggy and flowy, which can make you look and feel frumpy and large.

Brooks Brothers 200th Anniversary Show
Fashion collections

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.

Freelance Fashion Design: Simple Solutions to Complex Problems (Apparelmark)
How to plan your business

Freelance Fashion Design: Simple Solutions to Complex Problems (Apparelmark)

The company Apparelmark Inc. has developed a "full package" program that allows anyone who wants to start a fashion brand do so with relative ease, flexibility and affordability.

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

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.

Which is the Best Leather Jacket for You?
The dandy style

Which is the Best Leather Jacket for You?

Winter is upon us and the colder weather is moving in for a while. As the chilly temperatures make their appearance, it’s time to start thinking of outerwear to offer protection from the elements while still ensuring you look slick.

Sidonios Malhas - a textile company focused on the production of knitted fabrics
Menswear fabrics

Sidonios Malhas - a textile company focused on the production of knitted fabrics

Sidonios Malhas was established on 8th June 1984, based on the spirit of initiative and experience of its founders, Sidonio Ferreira da Silva and his son Sidonio Teixeira da Silva, adopting the legal form of a Firm.

Why You Should Be Wearing Tweed This Winter
Menswear Trends

Why You Should Be Wearing Tweed This Winter

Winter isn’t coming - it’s officially here! The leaves have turned, the days are shorter and the weather is noticeably frostier, and that means one thing for the sartorially savvy gents out there - it’s time to get out the heavy-duty fabrics. Seersucker, linen and Madras may be your go-to for spring and summer but have no place in your winter wardrobe - unless you live in the tropics. When it comes to winter fabrics, look no further than tweed!

Siozos Furs has created the 'Eco Natural Furs' company
Ethical Fashion

Siozos Furs has created the 'Eco Natural Furs' company

Siozos Furs company, adopting environmental awareness and attitude as far as the increasing ecological sensitivity is concerned, has created the 'Eco Natural Furs' company. Eco's hand-made products (fur accessories and ready-to-wear items) are produced with natural fur which results as a by-product of animals bred solely for the cover of their dietary needs (lamb, goat, beef, rabbit), as well as from the recycling of natural fur products.

Orteks - innovative, young and dynamic structure
Ethical Fashion

Orteks - innovative, young and dynamic structure

Orteks is a spinning factory established in Niгde in 1996 with an indoor are of 25,000 m2 and has become an integrated spinning factory that can manufacture 20.000kg yarn at the present time by its new investment made by using capabilities of high technology.

Olmetex Spa awarded by 303 Tuscans Ethical Fashion
Menswear fabrics

Olmetex Spa awarded by 303 Tuscans Ethical Fashion

A Como-based company established in 1954 from an intuition of its founder to satisfy the evident market demand for water-resistant technical fabrics. Working together with some of the leading companies in the sector has allowed us to develop strategic synergies in the creation of innovative and exclusive products.

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

5 Tips for Fashion Forward Men
The dandy style

5 Tips for Fashion Forward Men

Fashion is something that some have more of an interest in than others. However, it’s a perfect form of self-expression and a way to portray your personal style. When it comes to men’s fashion, there is so much that you can do in terms of style.

Lenzing Group received the 303 Tuscans Ethical Fashion award
Ethical Fashion

Lenzing Group received the 303 Tuscans Ethical Fashion award

At Lenzing believe that there’s no greater innovator than life itself: Everything is on the move, constantly changing, always taking new turns, opening new paths into the future, offering unprecedented challenges and opportunities. They are thankful for life’s variabilities because they inspire us to discover innovations that truly make a difference. That’s why their textiles are as aesthetic and emotional as they are functional. Their beauty care and hygiene products are unmatched in their comfort and performance. Lenzing’s fibers are essential ingredients to quality products that improve people’s lives. At the same time, they help to preserve our planet’s natural resources. Contributing to a better life is what drives us to research, explore and invent. Over the past decades, this spirit shaped their profile as a purposeful pioneer and the fiber industry’s leading innovator.

Rules That Every Fashion Brand Should Follow On Instagram
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Rules That Every Fashion Brand Should Follow On Instagram

Social media was designed as a platform for public and collective interaction between individuals to share and receive information. Today, there are many social media applications and platforms available for all forms of interaction. Social media platforms can be differentiated with their type and use. For example, we have Facebook for chatting and keeping up with connections, LinkedIn for networking; Twitter and Tumbler for microblogging; Periscope, YouTube and Vimeo for video sharing; and Instagram, Snapchat, Pinterest for picture sharing.

Skylark Cashmere - finest cashmere garments and accessories received 303 Tuscans Ethical Fashion Award
Ethical Fashion

Skylark Cashmere - finest cashmere garments and accessories received 303 Tuscans Ethical Fashion Award

Skylark Cashmere is a vertical manufacturer of the finest cashmere garments and accessories, ensuring that the breeders get a premium price for their cashmere.?

How a completely pure and biodegradable fabric is created by Organic Cotton Colours
Ethical Fashion

How a completely pure and biodegradable fabric is created by Organic Cotton Colours

The production process of Organic Cotton Colours is totally sustainable, environmentally-friendly and transparent.

Elite Men’s Fashion Tips for a Date
Fashion Guide

Elite Men’s Fashion Tips for a Date

We all believe that online dating made a lot of things easier. We know that with the help of a dating app we can easily find our dream match.

LIMONTA: Social Responsibility, Process and Product Sustainability
Ethical Fashion

LIMONTA: Social Responsibility, Process and Product Sustainability

Set up at the end of the nineteenth century near Como, at Costamasnaga, an area with one of the longest textile traditions in Europe, Limonta | 1893 is a group focuses on passion, creativity and innovation, with skills in the clothing, leather goods, footwear, furnishings, sports and automotive sectors.

Why We Should Pay Homage to These Style Icons This Thanksgiving
Celebrity fashion

Why We Should Pay Homage to These Style Icons This Thanksgiving

Every man has a style idol. Whether we know it or not, we’re always learning smart sartorial lessons from men whose style we admire. For most, it all starts as kids with our dad's fashion. Then as we grow up, we turn to movie stars, models and musicians for our fashion fix.

Win 1 of the 100 scholarships for the International Masters in Design and Fashion 2019 RM Istituto Moda e Design
Fashion design education

Win 1 of the 100 scholarships for the International Masters in Design and Fashion 2019 RM Istituto Moda e Design

RM Istituto Moda e Design, one of the most exclusive fashion and design schools in the world, located in the center of Milan, is celebrating its First birthday by offering 100 scholarships for its International Masters in design and fashion. It has allocated 500.000 euros in scholarships for the Masters that start in February and November 2019. The goal of RM is to encourage young and deserving international talents to complete their education in a top-level Master in Milan.

The pivotal role of regional cooperation for the long-term growth of the European textile and clothing sector
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The pivotal role of regional cooperation for the long-term growth of the European textile and clothing sector

The 7th EURATEX Convention, organized on 24 October in Ontinyent (Valencia, Spain) by the Consejo Intertextil Espanol (CIE), gathered over 200 participants from the textile and apparel sector, as well as prominent figures from regional and national representations. Hosted for the first time in Spain, the event was an opportunity to exchange views and present approaches for regional collaboration, to encourage the development and modernization of the fashion and textile industries.

The benefits of tailored suit
How to buy the perfect suit

The benefits of tailored suit

Suits are the staple of modernism, professionalism and success. A man in a suit commands more respect from his peers without one, which is why it’s a strong tool for building your character. A bespoke suit offers you all of this and more. Here’s a quick rundown on why you should have a tailored suit in your wardrobe.

Giovanni Lanfranchi S.p.A. with eco-oriented production cycle
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Giovanni Lanfranchi S.p.A. with eco-oriented production cycle

Thanks to its modern production system, continuous quality tests and constant research for new technological solutions for a small but essential accessory such as zipper, Giovanni Lanfranchi S.p.A. is a reality on the market since 1887, constantly growing and ready to face the future successfully. A sound-great firm organized in four manufacturing plants, equipped to fulfill the complete production cycle, to join in synergy creativity and quality, precision and punctuality.

Discover Some of Germany's Best Fashion (And More) in Stuttgart
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Discover Some of Germany's Best Fashion (And More) in Stuttgart

A city with a rich history and fascinating architecture, Stuttgart is one of Germany's most interesting places to visit. As different as could be from the likes of Berlin, Munich, or Hamburg, Stuttgart lends itself well to really indulging in "me" time and putting in the effort to better yourself – both in terms of culture and style.

Premium leathers with eco-friendly metal-free tanning by La Patrie
Ethical Fashion

Premium leathers with eco-friendly metal-free tanning by La Patrie

La Patrie was founded in 2015 and is one of the first tanneries in the world to have industrialized the metal free tanning of precious alligator and crocodile skins.

ROICA™ Partners Showcase ROICA Eco-Smart™ family at MarediModa, the Trade Fair dedicated to Beachwear Fabrics and Accessories.
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ROICA™ Partners Showcase ROICA Eco-Smart™ family at MarediModa, the Trade Fair dedicated to Beachwear Fabrics and Accessories.

November 6th through 8th at MarediModa, gain insight into ROICA™ premium partners as they showcase their latest collections. A wide-range of offerings that include innovations using ROICA™ Eco-Smart™, the responsible choice. The premium stretch fiber, produced by Asahi Kasei, innovations that meet contemporary business needs and consumer desires for garments in the modern wardrobe; fashion, athleisure, sportswear, intimates and swimwear.

Fashion from the Future Presents
Fashion fairs

Fashion from the Future Presents "TexTailorExpo" in Plovdiv

The fashion highlights for the autumn-winter season 2019/2020 will be featured on the TexTailorExpo by Sara Allwood, Creative Director of The Trend Bunker online platform. She will also reveal one of the most important secrets of the fashion industry - how to predict and create new trends. Seminars are free for exhibitors and visitors to the first edition of TexTailorExpo, which will take place from 8 to 10 November this year at the Plovdiv International Fair.

Fifitex SMBM received the 303 Tuscans Ethical Fashion award in Paris
Menswear fabrics

Fifitex SMBM received the 303 Tuscans Ethical Fashion award in Paris

The yarns manufacturer SMBM, based in Guimar?es, Portugal, owns the brand Fifitex, which has brought a sustainable business growth throughout the years. More than 50 years of accumulated expertise and knowledge and the alignment with creativity, innovation and versatility are some of the reasons that make Fifitex much more than a simple yarns brand – Fifitex is a partner that will always fight hard to get you exactly the solution you need. That’s why the raw materials are used and blended in an almost unlimited way.

Glenn Martens, creative director of Y/PROJECT will be Guest Designer at Pitti Immagine Uomo 95
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Glenn Martens, creative director of Y/PROJECT will be Guest Designer at Pitti Immagine Uomo 95

Belgian designer Glenn Martens, creative director of Y/PROJECT mens and womenswear Paris-based label will present the new Y/PROJECT FW 2019/2020 mens collection in Florence with a special event. Winner of last year’s prestigious Andam Grand Prize Award, Y/PROJECT is considered one of the most original voices on the contemporary fashion scene.

Bardazzi Jersey received the 303 Tuscans Ethical Fashion award in Paris
Menswear fabrics

Bardazzi Jersey received the 303 Tuscans Ethical Fashion award in Paris

The company was set up by Alberto Bardazzi in 1983 : its first name was Alberto Bardazzi Maglia and its target group the small “pronto-moda” (ready-to-wear fashion) of Prato . The idea of producing knitted fabrics placed the company in a niche market segment, where Alberto was able to express his talent. The products made in those years are milestones in the history of fabrics and it is no coincidence that they are exhibited at the Prato Textile Museum. They had a great impact on fashion and this led Alberto to change from being a sole proprietor to a limited liability company. In the following years he moved the headquarters twice in order to find a larger space while at the same time the turnover and the number of employees were increasing. In 2001 the financial newspaper “il Sole 24 ore” listed the Alberto Bardazzi S.r.L. as one of the best 500 companies in Italy and this was the most exciting period for Alberto’s professional career. In 2003 while doing new ambitious projects, Alberto died prematurely of a disease that did not take away his desire to work and to impress. It seemed the end, but it was a new starting point because the Bardazzi family was strong enough to draw motivation and stimuli to carry on with the company. Today it is run by a sound and experienced group of people and it is proud of having sales relationships all over the world.

SCABAL has sponsored the industry project for the 2nd year bespoke tailoring students at London college of Fashion
Fashion design education

SCABAL has sponsored the industry project for the 2nd year bespoke tailoring students at London college of Fashion

In 1971, SCABAL commissioned Salvador Dali to create a set of paintings inspired by his vision of menswear in the year 2000. The result was 12 unique images of future fashion that are some of the artist’s most interesting creations. These paintings and the thought behind them inspired the theme of the industry project – to create a future facing garment that shows how lifestyle, social change and culture could impact the aesthetics of dress between 2018 and 2038.

Lochcarron of Scotland - the tartan manufacturer
Menswear fabrics

Lochcarron of Scotland - the tartan manufacturer

With a heritage dating back to 1892, Lochcarron of Scotland is the world’s leading manufacturer of tartan. Proudly Made in Scotland by skilled craftsmen and women who design, dye, warp, weave, mend and tailor their Scottish tartans and textiles. A truly global brand with timeless appeal, Lochcarron of Scotland offers a unique authenticity and showcases the very best of Scottish textiles. From kilt to catwalk, Lochcarron of Scotland champions traditional tartan fabric manufacturing whilst continuing to innovate, designing bespoke creations for major international fashion houses.

TINTEX introduced Naturally Clean
Menswear collections

TINTEX introduced Naturally Clean

TINTEX Textiles revealed a wonderful range of innovative fabrics that redefine fashion, inspire creativity, spark emotion and optimize responsible solutions. Award winning TINTEX Textiles, being an ingenious leader in textile and research innovation for over twenty years, transforms a new generation of cotton and other natural based materials. Established in the Porto region as authorities in superior dyeing and finishing techniques making TINTEX Textiles the perfect choice for fashion.

Euromaglia received the 303 Tuscans Ethical Fashion award
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Euromaglia received the 303 Tuscans Ethical Fashion award

Euromaglia S.r.l. is an Italian company specialized in refined textiles created thanks to performing processes and to the workmanship of highly-qualified professionals. The quality of Euromaglia products is granted by a strict production control from the raw materials up to finished textiles. Spring/Summer 2016 collections make use of sustainable materials such as wool, organic and recycled cotton, milk fibres, recycled polyester and regenerated wool.

Dorlet developed environmentally friendly ECO plating
Ethical Fashion

Dorlet developed environmentally friendly ECO plating

Dorlet has been devising, designing, developing, manufacturing, creating and selling metal fashion, clothing and leather goods accessories since 1928.

Cool Men Who Are Always Wearing Sunglasses In Public
Celebrity fashion

Cool Men Who Are Always Wearing Sunglasses In Public

Wearing sunglasses on a sunny day is a completely normal thing to do, but how about wearing sunglasses inside and outside, 365 days a year? There are some celebrity men who manage to pull this off, and while there might be a few days where they go sans sunglasses, seeing them with shades on has become so normal that we often forget what their eyes actually look like!

Aditya Birla Group received the 303 Tuscans Ethical Fashion award
Ethical Fashion

Aditya Birla Group received the 303 Tuscans Ethical Fashion award

Grasim Industries Limited is the flagship of the Aditya Birla Group. It started as a textiles manufacturer in India in 1947. Today, it is a leading global player in VSF, the largest chemicals (Chlor-Alkali-s), largest cement producer and Diversified Financial Services (NBFC, Asset Management and Life Insurance) player in India.

Eastman Naia™ received the 303 Tuscans Ethical Fashion award
Ethical Fashion

Eastman Naia™ received the 303 Tuscans Ethical Fashion award

Nearly 3 in 5 consumers around the world would avoid purchasing clothing made from fibers that are harmful to the environment. Eastman Naia™ cellulosic yarn offers the textile industry the confidence in a product that balances the need for performance and sustainability. Naia™ is a biobased material that comes from sustainably managed forests and is manufactured in a socially responsible manner in the U.S.A. Manufactured by a World’s Most Ethical Company®, as awarded by Ethisphere Institute, Eastman cellulosic yarn has received certification by the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s BioPreferred program.

303 Tuscans Ethical Fashion Organization awarded 37 ethical brands
Ethical Fashion

303 Tuscans Ethical Fashion Organization awarded 37 ethical brands

Does anyone have the right to produce unethical? Of course not. 303 Tuscans Ethical Fashion Organization is convinced that sustainability should go hand in hand with ethics. To continue its ethical fashion campaign in September the team of the organization awarded 37 brands that beside sustainability, also correspond to the ethical fashion criterias and are willing to give publicity to ethical fashion.

Antoinette Russell about what REAL ethical fashion is
Ethical Fashion

Antoinette Russell about what REAL ethical fashion is

Learn what REAL ethical fashion is from Antoinette Russell - mother of 4 children, the "ultimate shopper" as she says about herself, a successful blogger at www.overcomingovershopping.com

Premiere Vision Paris - The Autumn/Winter 2019-2020 season summary
Fashion fairs

Premiere Vision Paris - The Autumn/Winter 2019-2020 season summary

Autumn Winter 19/20 opts for solidity and a tactile and visual abundance, without excess. A season that: chooses originality as a key differentiating factor; relishes joyful, sporty and sensual multiplicity; plays with fantasy and imperfect harmonies; offers clear solutions as to innovative aesthetic and eco-responsible mechanisms; lays the groundwork for new, elegant and comfortable casualwear; draws on workwear and functionality to shake up the noble luxury of materials and shapes.

 Top Menswear Fashion Trends Spring/Summer 2019
Menswear Trends

Top Menswear Fashion Trends Spring/Summer 2019

A colour explosion...prints, accessories and so much style...that we spotted on Pitti Uomo 94 edition. We present you the fashion trends we liked most for the upcoming Spring/Summer 2019 in menswear.

ILUNA Group with ROICA™ by Asahi Kasei Winner of the Interfeel’ Award 2018 in the Sustainability category @ Interfiliere Shanghai
Ethical Fashion

ILUNA Group with ROICA™ by Asahi Kasei Winner of the Interfeel’ Award 2018 in the Sustainability category @ Interfiliere Shanghai

In line with the powerful global trend towards smarter fashion solutions, Iluna Group launches its Embroidery Division. Specialists in lace since 1985, the new Embroidery Division offers a complete and innovative product match in line with the modern expectations of brands and retailers.

Made With Respect opens a new era in the world of sustainability
Ethical Fashion

Made With Respect opens a new era in the world of sustainability

In 2018, it is clear that “sustainable fashion” is not just a futuristic concept, but today’s necessity. The environmental pollution is more and more concerning every year, causing numerous humanitarian and environmental issues all over the world. It is now time for industry professionals and consumers to hear the wake up call and simply slow down.

Premiere Vision Paris strengthens its commitments to responsible creation
Ethical Fashion

Premiere Vision Paris strengthens its commitments to responsible creation

Nowadays ethical and sustainable fashion are main themes in fashion industry. Most of the brands include strategies for make better their nature responsibility. In the heart of Hall 3 at Premiere Vision Paris, on a widen area of 1,000 square meters, 33 new smart players will introduce a new generation of responsible innovations and alternative materials, all readily available in the marketplace, while experts will discuss ways of conducting business that speaks to today’s contemporary conscious consumers.

The World’s Top Brands And Their Famous Clientele
Celebrity fashion

The World’s Top Brands And Their Famous Clientele

Some of the world’s most famous brands and companies have long shown their wares to us from larger-than-life billboards and glossy magazine pages. The real publicity, however, that many of the biggest fashion houses have earned has in fact come from the celebrity names who have worn their items.

Swarovski launched fall/winter 2019/2020 innovations at Munich Fabric Start
World fashion

Swarovski launched fall/winter 2019/2020 innovations at Munich Fabric Start

I visited Munich Fabric Start from 4th to 6th September and passed by the booth of Swarovski, sparkling again with its amazing crystals. Swarovski presented its innovations for Fall/Winter 2019/2020 there in help of all fashion designers and brands, who care for shining details.

Tintex, ReVerso and CLASS are waiting for you at Premiere Vision
Fashion fairs

Tintex, ReVerso and CLASS are waiting for you at Premiere Vision

On September 19-21 fashionistas from around the world will arrive in Paris to attend Premiere Vision to get inspired, source new materials, research manufacturers and attend trend seminars, conferences and workshops led by international experts. For the third year, the Smart Square, an informative and visionary space dedicated to information and discussions, where exhibitors, designers, buyers and fashion brands can experience responsible values and innovations in the fashion industry, will again highlight a fantastic new range of responsibly made materials that inspire creativity.

Meet Lanifico Europa at Munich Fabric Start
Fashion fairs

Meet Lanifico Europa at Munich Fabric Start

Lanificio Europa creates collections that are backed by passion, commitment and expertise in textiles. Specialized artisans and skilled technicians uphold 50 years of tradition and professionalism, reinforced by Tuscan culture and heritage. Established in Prato in 1966, Europa specializes in the production of cotton stretch fabrics including; super stretch for casual and sportswear, embroidered and printed, denim, yarn dyes (check and stripes), and superior jacquards. All 100% made in Italy, using fully transparent and traceable production processes to guarantee ethical and responsible production, certified by Eurocontrol.

TINTEX Textiles at Munich Fabric Start
Fashion fairs

TINTEX Textiles at Munich Fabric Start

See, touch and experience the latest collection from TINTEX Textiles as they reveal a wonderful range of innovative fabrics that redefine fashion, inspire creativity, spark emotion and optimize responsible solutions. Award winning TINTEX Textiles, being an ingenious leader in textile and research innovation for over twenty years, transforms a new generation of cotton and other natural based materials. Established in the Porto region as authorities in superior dyeing and finishing techniques making TINTEX Textiles the perfect choice for fashion.

Young designers at Who Is Next
Young designers

Young designers at Who Is Next

Highlighting young designers and fashion of tomorrow, this next edition of Who’s Next & Premiere Classe puts brand new talents under the spotlight, with a range of 10 collectives that you won’t want to miss.

Sustainable fashion at Munich Fabric Start
Ethical Fashion

Sustainable fashion at Munich Fabric Start

Organically produced fashion has established itself as a paramount trend in the fashion and textile industry. As one of Europe's leading textile trade shows, MUNICH FABRIC START aims to highlight and inform on this subject in our dedicated organicselection area.

What to Wear to a College Graduation
Fashion advices

What to Wear to a College Graduation

No matter what our fashion sense may be, a college graduation ceremony can seem like an event with no specific guidance on what to wear. It can feel like a toss-up between dressing for work or wearing your Sunday’s best. Then there’s the desire to be comfortable without compromising a sense of fashion. It can even come down to deciding between something out of your own closet or getting some new threads. We’ve created a few pointers that may help you next time you’re faced with the question of what to wear to a college graduation.

Study in FIDM - Earn an Advanced Degree in Fashion Menswear
Fashion design education

Study in FIDM - Earn an Advanced Degree in Fashion Menswear

At the only dedicated program in the U.S. that teaches the design and global operations of the fastest growing apparel segment, menswear with a focus on sportswear, students learn the hands-on skills to create a lifestyle menswear fashion collection. The Advisory Board includes heavy hitters Tom Julian, Trend Specialist; Aaron Ledet, VP, Americas Sourcing VF Corporation; and Joe Knoerschild, founding partner of Billabong and Hurley. Students learn sourcing and production first-hand on a Study Tour to Central America.

Re.Verso for a circular economy
Ethical Fashion

Re.Verso for a circular economy

Today, style, quality and a respect for the environment are no longer dissociable. For Re.VerSo™, all three of these fundamental qualities are essential to produce high-end and innovative textiles that meet all the criteria of the fashion industry.

The ethical brands that you can see at Who is Next
Ethical Fashion

The ethical brands that you can see at Who is Next

Discover the selection of ethical, and kind to the environment brands. Each of them in their own way contributes to the development of fashion towards sustainable development.

Searching for the New Luxury - a project of Stella McCartney
Ethical Fashion

Searching for the New Luxury - a project of Stella McCartney

As a continuation into the conversation around sustainability Stella McCartney is pleased to be showcasing her work in the State of Fashion’s first large-scale public event in the Netherlands, ‘Searching for the New Luxury’. The initiative seeks to connect and support global green initiatives throughout the fashion industry, acting as the thread between designers, companies, governments and educational institutions.

303 Tuscans Ethical Fashion Awards at Milano Unica
Ethical Fashion

303 Tuscans Ethical Fashion Awards at Milano Unica

Does anyone have the right to produce unethical? This question asked 303 Tuscans Ethical Fashion Organization all companies that were presented in the sustainability area at Milano Unica from 10 to 12 July.

Rani Zakhem Fall/Winter 2018-2019 collection
Collections

Rani Zakhem Fall/Winter 2018-2019 collection

It's not a show, it's a parade! The Rani Zakhem Couture Fall Winter 2018-2019 collection is a vibrant and sparkling tribute to the combating and combative woman, Amazone of all jungles and terribly ”Glamazonian”, fatally seductive when, like a warrior goddess, she appears in her crystal armor.

What is the future of fashion? We will buy less and better quality
Interviews

What is the future of fashion? We will buy less and better quality

Aggressive fashion - Those were the words Mary Sue used to describe her vision for the Ashbury Skies website. My heart started beating and shouting YES! Here is the thing- safe, tasteful, fashion is beautiful and it serves a roll in a complete wardrobe. But it’s not what makes your heart beat. Bold, standout fashion- that gets us excited. We had both worked for major retailers and have made lasting connections that helped us make our vision a reality- a collection that keeps fashion fun. If you’d like safe & practical, go to a department store or some other mega online retailer. If you want to smile every time you open your closet doors, then AshburySkies is your new favorite spot online.

Fashion Influencers - the victims of the Big Brands
How to sell

Fashion Influencers - the victims of the Big Brands

Nowadays, the word Influencer is associated with a person who has the power to influence the decision of others to impulsively buy a product.

Why invest in a franchise instead of starting your own men’s suit business
How to plan your business

Why invest in a franchise instead of starting your own men’s suit business

Opening a men’s suit business is largely considered a good entrepreneurial move. Clothiers make significant profits that allow them to establish a powerful brand and endorsing all kinds of products. Anyone who is a skilled fashion designer can open a suits store. Do you too want to start your own business?

10 Men’s Fashion Trends for Spring/Summer 2019 from Paris Men’s Fashion Week
Menswear Trends

10 Men’s Fashion Trends for Spring/Summer 2019 from Paris Men’s Fashion Week

This isn’t your typical Paris Men’s Fashion Week recap that includes explicit mention of the who’s who at the event to the ambiance and sets as well as the never ending looks on glamour and style, most of which indicate what we’ll be seeing and wearing in spring and summer of 2019.

Tolly Dolly Posh about how to rid the industry of unsustainable practices and exploitation
Ethical Fashion

Tolly Dolly Posh about how to rid the industry of unsustainable practices and exploitation

I'm 18-years-old and for the past 6 years, I've been writing and managing the fashion blog and platform, Tolly Dolly Posh, which has now transformed into one solely dedicated to ethics and sustainability.  I would say I definitely feel more like a blogger and what I do, definitely fits into that description better, however, I know that I have the capability of being a designer and I have experience under my belt from designing co-branded collections in the past. 

A Guide to Interview Style for Women
Fashion Guide

A Guide to Interview Style for Women

Even if you’re a natural ‘plain Jane’, dressing up for an interview is a must. You know what they say: ‘first impressions count’. When we’re speaking of interviews, the impression you leave is not only determined by your skills and experience, it is also largely determined by your appearance, your professionalism and whether or not you’re a culture fit. These points can easily be ticked off with a ten out of ten by simply choosing the right outfit.

Tom Hiddleston and Johnny Depp at the top of Most Stylish Men June 2018
Competitions & awards

Tom Hiddleston and Johnny Depp at the top of Most Stylish Men June 2018

We are happy to announce the results from the June voting in Most Stylish Men 2018. Thanks to all of you who voted and made the contest really interesting, not knowing the winner until the end of the month.

8 shocking facts that show how unethical fast fashion companies are ruining the fashion industry
Ethical Fashion

8 shocking facts that show how unethical fast fashion companies are ruining the fashion industry

The fashion world is changing. The old fashion model is reshaping inevitably from slow to fast fashion. And although the slow fashion model has many disadvantages (about 18 months pass from the design of a garment to its production), many fast fashion companies have a negative effect on the fashion industry. In fact, the problem is not that fashion is becoming fast, but that there are many unethical practices involved.

Wooyoungmi show at Paris Men's Fashion Week
Menswear collections

Wooyoungmi show at Paris Men's Fashion Week

What made the Wooyoungmi show unlike any of the others was the cool and interesting tie between retro elements combined with country inspired feels with a modern twist. The striking colour palette that had soothing hues drawn from nature such as buttercup yellow, dusky blue, earth tones, maroon and pale grey. The prints added further interest and authenticity to the looks that included stripes, plaid, checks and textures. Modern twists were reflected in the accessorizing, the bags, boots and hair.

Balmain's Homme Vision of Rock Glam '19 at Paris Men's Fashion Week
Menswear collections

Balmain's Homme Vision of Rock Glam '19 at Paris Men's Fashion Week

The postponement of the Balmain Homme show according to schedule was well worth the wait. Olivier Rousteing delivered yet another collection based on rock influence, but rotating the looks around variants of glam from past eras, creating this blend of rock glamour through the decades but with a modern interpretation. So yes it was a relief to see no big hair, bold makeup and excessive piercings and tattoos.

Alexander McQueen's Tailored Suits and Dramatic Looks at Paris Men's Fashion Week
Menswear collections

Alexander McQueen's Tailored Suits and Dramatic Looks at Paris Men's Fashion Week

The Alexander McQueen show for Spring/Summer 2019 was one of the best in terms of originality and style while still staying true to the brand’s design aesthetic, not forgetting the subtle inclusion of the unexpected, which is always a treat for the eyes. A very strikingly cool combination of razor sharp classic silhouettes vs a totally edgy biker-esque attitude made for interesting bedfellows to start with. The collection had a grunge glam kind of essence that moved between each ensemble with an energy that just had everyone’s attention.

Shorts, Suits and Style Inspiration at the Louis Vuitton Show - Paris Men’s Fashion Week
Menswear collections

Shorts, Suits and Style Inspiration at the Louis Vuitton Show - Paris Men’s Fashion Week

Perhaps one of the highly anticipated shows by far at Paris Men’s Fashion Week Spring/Summer 2019 was the Louis Vuitton show which showcased the work of Louis Vuitton debut designer Virgil Abloh. While the collection as expected was inspired, cohesive and very dissimilar to what Louis Vuitton customers are used to, it did wow the audience for the most part leaving a bitter sweet sentiment on many present. Given the shift of style aesthetic this scribe found an interesting cross-road between classic and artsy which added a new flavour to fashion from the brand.

Promaslist - the essential tool to discover and contact French designers and brands
Business news

Promaslist - the essential tool to discover and contact French designers and brands

Promaslist.com is the essential tool to discover and contact French designers and brands in men’s fashion to see the collections but it is also a way to follow their presence at trade fairs and showrooms each season and get their contact information and sales points.

How to engage with ethical fashion?
Ethical Fashion

How to engage with ethical fashion?

Take a look at three videos, that are the best illustration of the problems and solutions for the fashion industry, presented by Dean Manev, Business Development Director of 303 Tuscans Ethical Fashion, at the conference "Build Your Strong Fashion Brand Through Ethical Values" in Florence last week. The authors of the videos were awarded with the 303 Tuscans Ethical Fashion Award at the ceremony that took place on 13 June at St. Regis Hotel, Florence.

What to Wear on a Summer Vacation with your Partner
How to buy the perfect suit

What to Wear on a Summer Vacation with your Partner

A summer vacation with a partner is a way to spend some quality time together, and also enjoy some summer fashion. There is nothing more fun than getting yourself and your partner ready to enjoy some sun, sand, and relaxation! If you are looking for some summer fashion ideas to wear on your vacation, this guide brings you some of the hottest looks to inspire your wardrobe and your love life!

Craig Green - the guest menswear designer at Pitti Uomo 94 talks about his work
Interviews

Craig Green - the guest menswear designer at Pitti Uomo 94 talks about his work

Craig Green’s style mixes workwear influences and futuristic volumes, sculpted silhouettes and functional aspects. Strong content is teamed with a highly emotion-charged mise en scene that is always spectacular. Thanks to these distinguishing features, Craig Green has gained an enthusiastic clientele that includes the most prestigious boutiques and department stores around the world. Exploring the concepts of uniform and utility, his fashion shows have become an eagerly awaited cult happening on the menswear calendar. In Florence, this London-born designer presented his Spring/Summer 2019 collection with an event at Pitti Immagine Uomo on the evening of Thursday 14 June.

Stefano Chiassai presented Ritmoemotivo
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Stefano Chiassai presented Ritmoemotivo

Stefano Chiassai, fashion designer and creative director for international fashion brands, is an untiring collector of clothes and fashion-related materials, a passion that in almost forty years of career has allowed him to put together an archive made up of 15,000 pieces that include garments, accessories and fabrics, turning it into a place for experimentation and contamination of the past, present and future.

Trend Spring/Summer 2019: A yearning for wide, open spaces
Ethical Fashion

Trend Spring/Summer 2019: A yearning for wide, open spaces

Summer is calling and awakening a longing in us for the endlessness of the sea, foreign cultures and vast expanses. The Spring/Summer 2019 collections by the exhibitors of Greenshowroom and Ethical Fashion Show Berlin are an homage to the vast open spaces awaiting us outside of the cities and their invigorating energy and freedom. Typical elements: natural materials, harmonious colour palettes, folklore details and traditional craftsmanship techniques.

Why is ethical fashion important?
Ethical Fashion

Why is ethical fashion important?

Ethical fashion is important, because it is our social and environmental responsibility and if we don’t act now, it may be too late in the future. By 2030, it is predicted that the industry’s water consumption will grow by 50 per cent to 118 billion cubic metres, its carbon footprint will increase to 2,791 tonnes and the amount of waste it creates will hit 148 tonnes.

Sustainable Fashion Awards 2018
Competitions & awards

Sustainable Fashion Awards 2018

Jak&Jil dreams with a world where sustainable fashion is the norm, in which every piece of clothing is produced in high quality design, considering several ethical and environmental aspects. Be Global Fashion Network totally supports this and we present you the opportunity to apply for the Sustainable Fashion Awards 2018.

The events around Florence
Events

The events around Florence

During Pitti Uomo 94, there will be some more events about fashion, lifestyle and menswear in Florence. See the programme below:

Points To Consider When Selecting Right Sports Wear For Outdoors
Fashion advices

Points To Consider When Selecting Right Sports Wear For Outdoors

When making the selection of right sports wear, you don’t have to worry about selecting something that is fancy and trendy. You have to pay more attention towards comfort level. Workouts can leave your exhausted and tiresome. The type of clothes you select for your workout session can make a big difference. There are a number of factors that you may have to consider to ensure your choice is right and appropriate.

Purchasing Branded Boys Suits For Your Kid's Fashion Statement
Children's Suits

Purchasing Branded Boys Suits For Your Kid's Fashion Statement

One of the most difficult tasks for any parent is to make the right selection of clothes for their baby boy. In general, most kids are choosy about making the selection of best clothes to dress up for any occasion. Things get more difficult the moment your kid starts growing in age and are more concerned about fashion statement.

Slow Fashion Moving Fast at Eco Fashion Week Australia
Ethical Fashion

Slow Fashion Moving Fast at Eco Fashion Week Australia

In search of promoting ethical and eco fashion events, we found and present you Eco Fashion Week Australia. Fantastic week-long runways, eco seminars and awards will feature local and international designers who practise sustainable, local, and ethical production, either by recycling or upcycling, or by using organic and natural materials which do not leave a carbon footprint.

Style tips for the quintessential bachelor
The dandy style

Style tips for the quintessential bachelor

Living alone and being single are not plausible excuses to slack in your lifestyle, eat unhealthy foods and dress sluggishly. If anything, you should take advantage of the freedom that comes with being a bachelor to hit the gym and get fit, prepare healthy meals and up your style game.

Culturata - Italian designed and made shirts
Ethical Fashion

Culturata - Italian designed and made shirts

From the hilltops of Tuscany to the back alleyways of Rome, Culturata products are all nurtured lovingly from start to finish, seed to garment.

Ermenegildo Zegna celebrates 50th anniversary with an exhibition
Lifestyle chronics

Ermenegildo Zegna celebrates 50th anniversary with an exhibition

To celebrate the 50th anniversary of Ermenegildo Zegna’s entrance into the ready-to-wear business, the luxury Italian brand will host a dedicated exhibition at its historic Casa Zegna in Trivero, Italy, where Ermenegildo Zegna opened the Zegna wool mill in 1910.

Mark Anthony Bradley stylist - Fashion Director at Jocks & Nerds magazine
People profiles

Mark Anthony Bradley stylist - Fashion Director at Jocks & Nerds magazine

Mark Anthony was born and bred in London and having taken heartfelt inspiration from his mother he soon found himself pursuing a career in fashion.

Pieter Petros Institute - where Nature and Humans work alongside each other
Ethical Fashion

Pieter Petros Institute - where Nature and Humans work alongside each other

Pieter Petros, better known as PP, the CEO and founder of PIETER PETROS INSTITUTE is the new age philosopher who is set out to achieve his Vision, where Nature and Humans work alongside each other.

Sustainable clothing and accessories by Cock and Bull
Ethical Fashion

Sustainable clothing and accessories by Cock and Bull

Cock and Bull are a dedicated menswear label based in East London manufacturing small runs and limited edition menswear staples entirely in the United Kingdom.

H&M and Moschino - the next huge collaboration
Collections

H&M and Moschino - the next huge collaboration

The big news is finally out. H&M has selected Jeremy Scott and Moschino to create its upcoming haute couture collaboration. Meet the man who can’t wait to dress the world.

Lanificio Luigi Colombo - ethical production of fabrics Made in Italy awarded by
Ethical Fashion

Lanificio Luigi Colombo - ethical production of fabrics Made in Italy awarded by "303 Tuscans"

Lanificio Luigi Colombo is the world’s top producer of cashmere and high quality fibres. Knowledge of raw materials, high technology and experience in traditional craftsmanship are the distinctive elements of a philosophy built on values that create culture and culture that creates quality.

Christopher Raeburn - the designer who makes clothes from parachutes
Young designers

Christopher Raeburn - the designer who makes clothes from parachutes

Christopher Raeburn has established his eponymous brand with sustainable and intelligent fashion design for a global audience. The REMADE ethos in particular has pioneered the reworking of surplus fabrics and garments to create distinctive and functional pieces.

Sustainable menswear by the Australian brand Thought
Ethical Fashion

Sustainable menswear by the Australian brand Thought

The first clothing was simple – a capsule collection of men’s shirts and beachwear made of sustainable ramie and hemp. The duo’s honest, down-to-earth personalities and sustainable sourcing was refreshing.

Hand sewing for couture and bespoke fashion short course
Fashion design education

Hand sewing for couture and bespoke fashion short course

If you are looking for work in couture fashion, bridal-wear, millinery, bespoke tailoring or theatre costume production, perfect hand sewing skills are essential.Starting with a simple running stitch and working on a series of projects designed to help students perfect their skills and build up speed, this beginners course will focus on creating a reference book of hand sewn samples to add to a portfolio of work.

Walter Schupfer - professional photographer in USA
Fashion Photographers

Walter Schupfer - professional photographer in USA

Walter Schupfer was born and raised in a small village just outside of Vienna, Austria. Discovered by Helmut Lang at the age of 15 he soon after made his pilgrimage to America where he began his career as an internationally recognized fashion model. From the moment he embarked on his travels his objective was to satisfy his wanderlust and go in search of discovering the world of opportunities that awaited abroad.

An Evening of Smart Innovation that Showcased New Standards for Fashion
Lifestyle chronics

An Evening of Smart Innovation that Showcased New Standards for Fashion

On Thursday, March 22nd, C.L.A.S.S., with support from the Council of Fashion Designers of America (CFDA), hosted an intimate gathering of fashion’s industry leaders, educators, designers and members of the press to celebrate An Evening of Smart Innovation. The event was beautifully orchestrated by Ginger Design, an exceptional team of Italian creatives, filmmakers, food and textile designers as a way to create a unique immersive experience telling the story of C.L.A.S.S.’ visionary journey. Thus, providing guests with an awareness and chance to embrace knowledge related to four key areas that set new standards for fashion vital to C.L.A.S.S.’ business philosophy: Heritage, Smart Innovation, Circular Economy and Design Responsibility.

The 2018 CFDA Fashion Awards nominees & honorees are in
Competitions & awards

The 2018 CFDA Fashion Awards nominees & honorees are in

Raf Simons, Virgil Abloh, and Ashley Olsen and Mary-Kate Olsen lead in the number of nominations for the 2018 CFDA Fashion Awards in partnership with Swarovski. Each received two nominations this year: Simons and Abloh for Womenswear and Menswear Designer of the Year for Calvin Klein and Off-White respectively, and the Olsens for Womenswear and Accessory Designer of the Year for The Row.

How fashion helped create Absolver’s believable fantasy world
Fashion in the industry

How fashion helped create Absolver’s believable fantasy world

There is no denying that gaming graphics have become extremely advanced in the last few years. Almost all major games today are accompanied by gorgeous visuals that will keep you glued for hours. Absolver is one such online fighter game that can be played both on a PC and a PS4.

303 TUSCANS awarded Lanificio F.lli Cerruti for ethical fashion and sustainability
Ethical Fashion

303 TUSCANS awarded Lanificio F.lli Cerruti for ethical fashion and sustainability

Cerruti has created a harmonious rapport with the environment by installing a reduce energy system and a recycling steam system.

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

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
Competitions & awards

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.

Eco friendly Canepa textiles Spring/Summer 2019 collection presented at Milano Unica
Ethical Fashion

Eco friendly Canepa textiles Spring/Summer 2019 collection presented at Milano Unica

CANEPA is the first company in the world, which committed in the Greenpeace Detox Campaign. Faithful to the commitment to respect and protect the environment, Canepa has responded to the challenge of Greenpeace that aims to free fashion from toxic substances by 2020.

World first ROICA™ premium sustainable stretch fiber got “Synthetic Fiber Prize” for Material Product Innovation
Ethical Fashion

World first ROICA™ premium sustainable stretch fiber got “Synthetic Fiber Prize” for Material Product Innovation

ROICA™ specialties captured the attention of Senken Shimbun, a daily Japanese fashion newspaper, based in Tokyo, Japan. Founded in 1956, today provides news, research data and new business ideas, and has a great influence over the fashion business in Japan. It helps fashion products throughout Japan to be distributed in Japan's domestic market, and serves as a platform targeting overseas markets.

The National Chamber for Italian Fashion - a non profit organisation that promotes the development of Italian Fashion
Organizations

The National Chamber for Italian Fashion - a non profit organisation that promotes the development of Italian Fashion

The Camera Nazionale della Moda Italiana (The National Chamber for Italian Fashion) is the non profit making Association which disciplines, co-ordinates and promotes the development of Italian Fashion.

Design the Future and win an international scholarship in Barcelona
Competitions & awards

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...

Abraham Moon, Alfred Brown and Taylor & Lodge awarded for keeping fashion traditions
Ethical Fashion

Abraham Moon, Alfred Brown and Taylor & Lodge awarded for keeping fashion traditions

At Milano Unica three UK fabrics manufacturers received the "303 TUSCANS" award for ethical fashion. It is awarded by TOC Fashion Academy Tuscany to manufactures of fabrics made from natural materials, following the principles of Ethical fashion, keeping traditions and having transparent supply chain.

5 Tips for the Success of Your Fashion Blog
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5 Tips for the Success of Your Fashion Blog

A great thing about fashion is that it is naturally disparate. Conformity is rejected and doing things the same way is in direct contrast to the ethos of fashion. Fashion is about disrupting and advancing the understandings of style and beauty. Because of these things, there is infinite room for more voices in the discussion over all things fashion.

Tom Cridland's 30 Year Guarantee Jackets make sustainable fashion appealing to the consumer
Ethical Fashion

Tom Cridland's 30 Year Guarantee Jackets make sustainable fashion appealing to the consumer

Just being environmentally friendly and ethical is obviously not enough in a market saturated with cheap fast fashion. A 30 Year Guarantee encourages people to hang on to their clothing, whilst emphasising quality and lower cost per wear.

Sustainable fabrics were shown during Milano Unica 26th edition
Ethical Fashion

Sustainable fabrics were shown during Milano Unica 26th edition

Sustainability has been one of the major themes of the season, and its importance was well and truly confirmed at Milano Unica, endorsed firmly by themes and fabrics in the trend area, individual collections and by the high-profile opening ceremony. A special section devoted to sustainable fabrics in the Trend Area underlined its importance. Sustainability as a major driver can only be of advantage to wool. The message: Save the Planet included video and trend installations.

The stylist Lalle Johnson about his classic style
Interviews

The stylist Lalle Johnson about his classic style

Few know men's fashion better than the Stockholm-based stylist, Lalle Johnson, who has worked with everything from major fashion magazines to Veronica Maggio, Oscar Jacobsen and Hennes & Mauritz.

Made in Italy - What does it mean
How to produce

Made in Italy - What does it mean

Made in Italy is a merchandise mark indicating that a product is all planned, manufactured and packed in Italy. Made in Italy brand has been used since 1980 to indicate the international uniqueness of Italy in four traditional industries: fashion, food, furniture and mechanical engineering, in Italian also known as "Four A".

Incredible Leather Lounges Sofa
Fashion for the home

Incredible Leather Lounges Sofa

These are the typically particular type of sofa which is well designed from animal hides they are placed in places of public interest like hotels, clubs and homes where you can relax. Leather lounges sofa is what makes a living room it does not only enable a look fashionable but also provide a comfortable place to relax after a long day of work. In reality, they are attractive and good looking which makes them outstanding in the market. Also, they provide a comfort zone when a person is relaxing. The leather lounges sofa is excellent in the market.

303 TUSCANS awarded Angelico for their sustainable fabrics
Ethical Fashion

303 TUSCANS awarded Angelico for their sustainable fabrics

Angelico has a concrete answer to the increasing demand of sustainable fabrics. The focus on environmental sustainability - increasingly requested by fashion houses and by an eco-friendly market sector - gains a concrete dimension, with a series of treatments inspired by nature. 

Start Your Fashion Blog Today in Four Easy Steps
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Start Your Fashion Blog Today in Four Easy Steps

Fashion bloggers around the world have brought new voices to the rather traditional world of fashion journalism. Not only do they offer greater representation, but they also offer fresh perspectives and bring new ideas to the table. That’s why we still need more fashion bloggers. If you were interested in starting your own fashion blog, start today by following these four steps.

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