• Mulberry launches The Mulberry Exchange

    1 month ago - By Fashion United

    British heritage brand Mulberry used its London Fashion Week presentation to highlight its ‘Made to Last' initiative inspired by the brand's responsibility commitments to the “past, present and future” with an immersive installation that brought the brand's craft and design ethos to life.
    Set within the brand's Bond Street store, the three-day programme featured live music, exclusive events, craft workshops, a pop-up café, as well as the brand's new M Collection, a capsule of bags and outerwear crafted from a blend of Econyl regenerated nylon and sustainable cotton.
    The sustainable...
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  • BFC shares details on its plans to address sustainability

    1 month ago - By Fashion United

    The British Fashion Council closed London Fashion Week with a reception to celebrate British fashion and sustainability at Downing Street hosted alongside the Secretary of State for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport, Rt.
    Hon Oliver Dowden, MP.
    Dowden, with Stephanie Phair, chair and Caroline Rush, chief executive of the British Fashion Council, welcomed designers, publishers, retailers and business leaders from the fashion industry to the reception to share further details of its plans for the Institute of Positive Fashion and its global initiatives map to support UK fashion designer...
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  • One is a muse! How Princess Anne changed fashion

    1 month ago - By The Guardian

    With her power tailoring, trusty jodhpurs and sporty sunglasses, the equestrian-loving royal has taken London fashion week by storm Fashion loves a princess. Five decades before Princess Diana there was Princess Marina of Greece and Denmark, a Cecil Beaton favourite of whom the young Princess Margaret is said to have remarked: “When I grow up, I will dress as Aunt Marina does.” So when Meghan - princess in all but name - boarded a plane to Canada, she left a vacancy. It is probably only a few years now until Princess Charlotte starts wearing Brandy Melville and uploading TikTok videos...
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  • Tommy Hilfiger Takes to London with TommyxLewis Spring '20 Collection

    Tommy Hilfiger Takes to London with TommyxLewis Spring '20 Collection

    1 month ago - By The Fashionisto

    Tommy Hilfiger collaborates once more with Lewis Hamilton for its fourth TommyxLewis collection. For spring-summer 2020, the partnership takes the duo to London Fashion Week. Alongside the men's fashions, TommyxLewisxH.E.R. makes its debut as well. The outing celebrates sustainability, inclusivity, and diversity under the umbrella of loyalty. Sustainable fashion is at the forefront of the...
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  • MFW AW20: Another fashion week under a shadow of coronavirus fears

    1 month ago - By Fashion United

    Milan Fashion Week kicked off Tuesday overshadowed by the coronavirus outbreak, with thousands of Chinese designers, buyers and journalists ditching the event.
    China accounts for over a third of global luxury consumption and the crisis has already cost Italy's fashion sector millions of euros.
    But the show must go on, and for five days, Italy's biggest fashion names such as Armani, Fendi, Prada, Versace and Gucci will showcase their
    Autumn-Winter 2020 Women's collections.
    Milan fashion week kicked-off with Chinese designer, Han Wen showing support to China
    The event began Tuesday evening...
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  • London fashion week AW20 top takeaways

    1 month ago - By Fashion United

    British style, sustainable collections and
    Chinese visitors on the slide: here are the takeaways from London Fashion
    Week, which ended on Tuesday:
    All fashion weeks under a dark cloud of looming coronavirus concerns
    The involvement of Chinese retailers and media was sharply down at LFW due to travel restrictions imposed because of the COVID-19 virus outbreak.
    It was a heavy blow for the industry as China is the world's biggest consumer of luxury fashion goods.
    The epidemic has had a significant negative impact on demand, Burberry warned on February 7.
    The brand was temporarily forced to...
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