The Nature-L® and Graphene Leather® tanning systems designed by Conceria Nuvolari evolve in the name of environment respect, enhancing the quality of the leather. New governance actions have been adopted by the company. Sustainability and long life are the keywords on which the success of Nature-L® and Graphene Leather® is based. These two revolutionary projects are developed by Conceria Nuvolari, based in Monte Urano (Fermo province), specialized in the production of sheep and goatskins and other top-quality hides, used mainly in the footwear, leatherware and apparel sectors.
Ecomondo and Key Energy - the shows dedicated to circular economy and renewable energies in Europe and the Mediterranean basin
More than 1,080 brands in Rimini shared green technology expertise and over 500 hours of conferences
Shopping online is now more fun and convenient than ever. Many fashion retailers have expanded into the online sphere, and even more now offer their selections strictly online. The beauty of shopping online is having so many options for styles and affordability.
The fact is that you need to have matching accessories on all your clothes to make a fashion statement. While you might not find this fact as a requisite, adding some accessories from Shopluna to your wardrobe will make you stand out. Nevertheless, you should make sure the accessories you pick match your clothes. Additionally, you should figure out how the fashion accessories will look in your wardrobe before buying them. Before making a purchase, you should follow this guide to ensure you make the right choice.
Whether for a function or for a fashion, dressing your baby girl is one of the exciting experiences; However, one of the questions that most people ask is what is the best girls dresses for your baby girl. Although much of this depends on personal preferences, there are other considerations to keep in mind when shopping.
Buying clothes online is such a stress-busting time. With so many new shops popping up left and right, it can be hard to decide which one is the best. This leaves many consumers wondering if they should shop online or not. Fortunately, there are now many online coupons and sales to choose from, making the whole process much easier than it used to be.
Sustainability was the key topic of Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Russia in the Museum of Moscow. This year, MBFW Russia became the place to collect unwanted clothes that upcycling designers will use in their new collections. For the first time ever, these collections were presented at the Fashion Week catwalks on October 19 and 20. VINA and RigRaiser, sustainable brands, presented their collections based on the clothes accepted during the MBFW Russia in April.
This article provides advice and insight for those in the high-end fashion sector. Here you’ll find five essentials for the business that will help you achieve success. As more people move away from fast fashion and towards bespoke, high-value fashion items that will last longer, there is a need to ensure your customers keep coming back time and time again. Customer loyalty is about more than just the fashion you have to offer, but also the entire buying experience of your current and future customers.
The wedding is an important event in life. Every girl dreams of being loved and happy. On this day, all attention is focused on the bride. I would like to show myself on my best side, to present a profitable dignity, to enchant with beauty and at the same time to feel comfortable. That is why it is so important to find "your" wedding dress that fits perfectly, reflects the inner world and matches the style of the wedding and the temperament of the bride.
Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Russia will take place on October 19 through 23 at the Museum of Moscow. More than 70 designers will show their new collections in Moscow and other Russian cities - St. Petersburg, Yekaterinburg, and Sochi. The united MBFW Russia schedule will also include live streams of video presentations by designers from Bolivia, Brazil, Germany, Israel, Nigeria and UK. On October 25, the show by BICHOLLA will take place at Petrovsky Palace (Moscow).
Shopping for the right clothes to wear during pregnancy can be a challenge. Your body will go through several alterations, both externally and internally, throughout your pregnancy. Many women tend to struggle to figure out the kind of clothes to wear during pregnancy. When women think about maternity clothes, they often think of the image of oversized and shapeless maternity wear that they get lost in. But that should not be the case. There are many trendy maternity and nursing clothes that you can wear during pregnancy and when breastfeeding. Outlined below are some of the crucial things to keep in mind while buying trendy maternity wear.
Among the global trends, related to technology, clothing, business, there is another trend that arouses deep interest. It has become more established since 2020 when people are faced with the need to spend most of their time at home. Therefore, they often began to think about self-comfort and how the surrounded space is arranged.
A sector alliance that was formed to tackle issues relating to microplastics has completed the next phase of its project to develop a harmonised industry standard for the supply chain. The Cross Industry Agreement (CIA) has revealed the results of a fibre fragmentation trial that has been carried out in advance of establishing a CEN Standard (from the European Committee for Standardization). Once confirmed, the standard will also become an ISO standard under the Vienna Agreement, providing apparel manufacturers and policy makers with a vital tool as part of wider work to reduce microfibre shedding into the environment.
The personal style of teenagers is always changing. You see new trends emerging everyday. You also love to experiment with different fits for the body and let the wardrobe evolve as you grow. Hence, it makes sense to not invest a lot of money in the wardrobe because you might not like to wear them in a year from now. But there are many staples that are worth adding to the closet. These are things you will hold on to for a while as you continue to upgrade your wardrobe. Right from jeans to dresses, there are many things you must need in your wardrobe. Here are a few pieces you can purchase as you start to build a capsule wardrobe. They will continue to remain in style and will not go out of trend, even after a few years.
A fashion show is far more than any other event category. It continuously pushes boundaries and fluctuates in trends from top shops to minimalistic sets. Having fashion shows is a perfect way to push buyers and press interest for brands. Though poorly organized shows may result in disasters and turn off the industry insider faster than you could say, ‘Werk It!’
In an ever-pressing need for the fashion industry to become more sustainable, getting rid of the seasonal wardrobe is a likely next step, says GlobalData. The leading data and analytics company notes that a seasonal fashion calendar is outdated and shifting to a seasonless calendar can present a real opportunity for local clothes makers. However, its success is entirely dependent on greater trust and better communication between clothes suppliers and buyers.
Sustainable fashion is very important today and many fashion experts are trying to influence consumer behavior toward more sustainable consumption. Sustainable fashion is a design philosophy for producing clothes, shoes and accessories in environmentally and socio-economically sustainable manners and to encourage more sustainable patterns of consumption and use.
While the fast-paced and price-driven nature of the fashion industry makes it an obvious choice for being named the worst culprit in terms of modern slavery and forced labour, leading data and analytics company GlobalData notes that this is not the case.
From 29 until 31 August 2021, over 400 European shoe brands will be showcasing their collections at Gallery SHOES & Fashion in the ‘Alte Schmiedehallen’, ‘Kaltstahlhalle’ and ‘Halle am Wasserturm’ areas of the Areal Böhler in Düsseldorf. New exhibitors include Björn Borg, G-Star RAW and Parbleu from the Netherlands, Calzados from Spain, La Ballerina from Germany and Sandro Rosi from Italy.
Modest Fashion Day took place in Kazan during the 12th International Economic Summit “Russia – Islamic world: KazanSummit powered by Russian Fashion Council. The first part of Modest Fashion Day was the business program – 16 international experts talked about development and prospects of modest fashion as well as support means for gifted designers. The second part of Modest Fashion Day showcased designers VALENTIN YUDASHKIN, IGORGULYAEV, Measure, Guzelem, SAHARA, ZUHAT, Su.Su, Alsu Gilmi, and Eva Graffova, who presented their modest fashion collections to the public. The event took place at Kazan Expo international exhibition center. The global program of Modest Fashion Day got almost 300 thousand views. Streams from the event are still available in Russian Fashion Council’s official group in VK, the largest social media of Russia and CIS.
What skills should a professional DJ have? They should have a creative talent for mixing music, they should have social intelligence and be able to sense the mood of the crowd, they should be flawless entertainers, and they should have perfect timing. However, apart from all these skills, a DJ should also be professional and rise to the occasion by wearing the right attire.
As most of us will remember from our own childhoods, how we dress can feel very important in terms of how we relate to others. Most of us want to create a great impression with our clothing; kids are no different: In fact, many kids can put a greater importance on clothing styles than adults!
Modest Fashion Day took place in Kazan during the 12th International Economic Summit “Russia – Islamic world: KazanSummit powered by Russian Fashion Council. The first part of Modest Fashion Day was the business program – 16 international experts talked about development and prospects of modest fashion as well as support means for gifted designers. The second part of Modest Fashion Day showcased designers VALENTIN YUDASHKIN, IGORGULYAEV, Measure, Guzelem, SAHARA, ZUHAT, Su.Su, Alsu Gilmi, and Eva Graffova, who presented their modest fashion collections to the public. The event took place at Kazan Expo international exhibition center.
Swimwear has traditionally been made from synthetic materials such as conventional nylon, polyester, and spandex that are essentially plastic and don’t break down in a hurry. However, in the last decade, designers and manufacturers have started focusing on making more environmentally and ethically sound decisions in the bathing suit arena. Here are some tips you can follow for buying and using eco swimwear this summer and beyond.
Owning a fashion boutique may seem like one of the best jobs in the world, but truth be told, it’s much more difficult than it seems. It’s not all about picking beautiful clothes and displaying them in your store.
The idea that women should go to great lengths to look great has seeped into popular culture with determination to change how we see a female appearance in society. Anything but a good look is considered poor taste and undesirable. Yet, for all those pretenses, women have some great fashion life hacks they can use in order to achieve a great look without ever worrying too much about money or judgment from bystanders.
The summer may have just started for many, but Autumn/Winter fashion and jewelry shows wrapped up in the first week of July, so jewelry lovers can already discover the trends they will probably be embracing in the upcoming season. From chains to statement pieces, there were many eye-catching designs donned by models like Bella Hadid, Kendall Jenner, and Leon Dame. If you are currently updating your costume or fine jewelry collection, the following trends may inspire you.
Spring and summer might not be the usual seasons you would associate with knitwear, but every fabric has its day in the sun, thanks to fashion. Get it? 2021 has been extremely strange, and while we start enjoying the much warmer weather, you might be curious to understand why and how knitwear could possibly have a place in it.
Technologies are advancing, and new concepts are emerging every day. It is likely that the shirt you are wearing right now will be an example of outdated technology in a while as we get used to clothing, textiles and interiors made entirely from plants and recycled materials. Here's a list of 12 innovations from the sustainable textile industry that will revolutionize the way we look at fashion.
"The New European Bauhaus – Werkstatt der Zukunft" will redefine the future of the European fashion and textile industry
More courage for change! The conference "The New European Bauhaus –Werkstatt der Zukunft" by Fashion Council Germany will bring together international experts in the context of Frankfurt Fashion Week on 6 July to redefine the future of the European fashion and textile industry.
The Bedroom of Madama of the historic Palazzo Madama in the central Castello Square in Turin, will act as a backdrop to the digital fashion shows of Torino Fashion Week for a perfect combination of art, fashion and it’s a culture.
The 33rd edition of Milano Unica will present the Autumn/Winter 2022-2023 collections.
Auroboros is a London-based fashion house merging science and technology with physical haute couture and digital-only ready-to-wear. The brand has unveiled its first digital ready-to-wear collection during London Fashion Week in partnership with the Institute of Digital Fashion.
With the percentage of adults vaccinated rising and the majority of the nation slowly opening up again, this summer promises social gatherings, nights out, and even vacations. After so long stuck in the same place, you may feel that your wardrobe needs a bit of a refresh. Never fear! Here are the top 5 summer fashion trends that will allow you to get out of that lockdown slump and out into the world once more.
Cashmere is an excellent choice of fabric for both men and women's wear. For several decades, cashmere clothing has been considered a luxurious choice as the fabric has an irresistibly soft feel and elegance. What's more, the luxury fabric is not just elegant as it is also exceptionally comfortable. This year, there are specific cashmere trends to consider that will ensure you stay stylish all year round.
Creating the perfect first impression starts with dressing well and looking stylish. Psychologists agree that people base their perceptions on how someone dresses. It’s not just about how rich your apparel appears, but the entire package of how comfortable you feel in your skin, color combinations, and fit. To be unique and stand out from the crowd, you’ll want to develop a customized style that reflects your personality and says a lot about who you are. Take a look at the ideas in the next section for inspiration.
The modern consumer is more concerned about its actions and how they impact the world on a large scale. However, given that our current way of living is based on consumption, it’s still difficult to grasp just how much we contribute to increasing the amount of waste and illegal practices by just purchasing things we consider necessary.
Fashion can be a fun way of visually expressing yourself. However, it can be difficult to balance making your outfit personal to you, while also keeping it trendy and fashionable. Accessories can therefore be a great, more understated way of adding a custom component to your outfit. Here are just a few ones you can try yourself.
With summer approaching, this is the perfect time to show off your arms, legs, and toes and feel the warmth of the sun on your back.
Going to work is not something many of us have done over the last year or so, instead turning our homes into makeshift offices. From the dining table to the dressing table, we’ve all had to find new ways of working in our own homes. Now as restrictions gradually begin to ease, there are many of you who might be gearing yourself up for heading back to a traditional office, if only for a couple of days a week.
Many vacationers and international business owners dream of creating a bathroom that resembles the one they had in a luxury hotel room or spa. Fancy hotel bathrooms feel so gloriously decadent and opulent, but why should that affluent feeling be reserved for trips? Instead, create the ultimate bathroom retreat in your own home by following these style tips.
Join the online conference: "Circular Economy: sustainability and new jobs for the textile industry"
On 27th May 2021, the EU COSME project CirCoAX by CircularInnoBooster will be presented at the conference “Circular Economy: sustainability and new jobs for the textile industry”. This is a Partner Event at The Green Week #EUGreenWeek - Europe’s largest annual environmental policy conference. This year it will be held from May 31 to June 4, under the main theme of “Zero Pollution”.
San Francisco, California, isn’t all sunshine and rainbows every single day of the year. Contrary to popular belief, this large city next to a big desert has a while microclimate that makes it foggier and cooler, which is why most locals always wear layers. So if you want to start dressing like a true San Francisco native, try out these outfit and clothing ideas for each season.
The world of fashion and clothing is changing rapidly, and more customers are always looking to add to their look at reasonable prices. Thanks to the coronavirus pandemic, shopping habits for customers have changed too, and more people are buying online than ever before.
Creating your own fashion identity is all about finding your unique style. However, this doesn’t necessarily mean you need to stick to custom-made and made-to-order apparel only. Whether you choose African fashion wear is up to you, but fashion experts recommend having certain staple pieces that will make selecting your ensemble for every occasion easier.
No matter what it is you plan to enjoy, whether a trip to the local bar with friends or a full-fledged night out, everything hinges on your outfit! There are few things more fun than dressing up for a night out and yet, at times, it is hard to come up with any great ideas. Never fear! In this article we will be looking in depth at some outfit ideas for a night out. So, without further ado, let’s take a look at the first night out on our list.
A new short fashion film, premiering on the opening day of Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Russia on April 20 spotlights French talent Emma Bruschi through an exclusive insight to her creative process, and the sustainably-minded craftsmanship that makes her collections unique. This showcase during MBFW Russia is part of Bruschi’s grant, having been recognised by Mercedes-Benz and Fashion Open Studio for her sustainable practice as the best in show during the mentorship programme at the 35th International Festival of Fashion, Photography and Fashion Accessories in Hyères. Bruschi also won the Chanel Métiers d'art 19M Prize.
10 companies were selected as the frontrunners considering their internationalization and sustainability experience, especially in markets outside EU, from the four countries represented in the Fascinate partnership: Bulgaria, Denmark, Portugal and Spain.
If you are a fashion-forward person, you are likely planning to spend a few bucks for a new set of outfits. Read this article to know the best ways to style your look without spending too much.
Russian Fashion Council invites designers from across the globe to apply for the international hybrid fashion event - Global Talents Digital. The third Global Talents Digital issue is dedicated to sustainability (sustainable development). Designers of virtual and real clothing, footwear and accessories are welcome to join as long as they work at least one of the techniques - upcycling, recycling, ethical fashion, slow fashion, and zero waste. Global Talents Digital will take place phygitally in the end of July.
For over 800 years, the samurai have appeared and shown honor, obligation, and administration that stays in Japanese society still today. The samurai helped establish the frameworks of Japan's way of life. They held qualities and ethics that have held up for such countless years, it is brilliant that they have clutched them for such a long time. On the off chance that it were not for the samurai impact Japan might not have similar definite perspectives on the most proficient method to carry on with their life. Samurai are a vital piece of Japanese culture.
Trees have long been thought to house spirits that have some sort of connection to nature and the world around them. These spirits are often conjured up during ancient pagan rituals or transformed by modern folklore, making them appear as dryads. Therefore, in Greek mythology, a Dryad is a nymph who lives in an oak tree. But when it comes down to it, these creatures can be found anywhere and at any time.
April 19 through 24, the spring season of Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Russia took place in the Museum of Moscow. Fashion shows were arranged in Russia’s capital and 6 other cities, including Milan. Italian brands Hand Picked, Collini, Daniela de Souza, Vuarnet and others introduced their new collections at the Milan-based Sari Spazio Showroom.
In the last 50 years, women’s fashion has drastically changed. In war times, women’s garments echoed military styles and were often made out of anything they could find at home – nightgowns, curtains, bed sheets and much more. Hemlines lower and shorten, necklines change shape and the colour palette of clothing changes over time.
The medical aesthetics industry has witnessed tremendous growth in recent years, thanks to advancements in technology and science. Most fashion gurus have embraced cosmetic medicine in a bid to arrest aging. Though aging is a natural process, most people would like to remain looking young and beautiful always.
SUPREME GREEN COTTON® has been chosen by the leading Italian brand Diesel for the ‘Green Label’, ‘NightCrush’ and ‘Malign’ jersey T-shirts. From cotton seed to fiber, yarn production, fabric and final garments, the full supply chain is not just transparent but located in a very focused area 100% in Greece.
On March 16th took place online the Opening Conference for the FASCINATE project and the workshop “A new era for EU fashion brands - Embracing digitalization & Sustainability”, organised in the framework of the ESCP-4i - European Cluster Collaboration Platform.
Shows of the new season of Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Russia are scheduled on April 20-24 at the Museum of Moscow. Besides the main program in Moscow, the shows will take place in Kazan, Nizhny Novgorod, St. Petersburg, and Sochi. The united MBFW Russia’s program will include live streamed shows by designers from Italy, Spain, France, and other countries.
Almost every person dreams of some special vacation. Some people wish to visit a luxurious sea resort, others would give up anything for a photo of a polar bear in the Arctic. Some people are eager to rent a car and drive across the entire country, while others can only think of flying halfway across the world for an exciting safari or surfing.
While recent projects like the newly developed BLUEZONE Living Page as well as the DIGITAL TREND SPACE offer urgently needed information and inspiration for the development of Spring-Summer 2022 collections, the MUNICH FABRIC START team announced that it is highly motivated and planning is now underway for the Autumn-Winter 2022/2023 season. Especially in the fashion industry, personal exchange and the tactile experience of materials is essential - which is why the organisers are looking forward to realise physical events for the industry soon and to answer the wish and market need for physical events again.
Accessorizing your wardrobe is one of the most important things to keep up with the fashion trends of 2021. Accessories not only give a chic look to your outfit but also add a little spice to the whole look. Finding a signature accessory for yourself can make all the difference to your fashion game. Accessories have their own categories and all types of accessories can up your fashion game in no time.
As you grow into adulthood, some of your focuses start to shift in life generally and fashion specifically. Whether finishing high school, entering your 20s while in college, or heading into your professional life, fashion helps to signify readiness for change to yourself and everyone around you.
Natural fibres are known and appreciated for their intrinsic characteristics of comfort, softness, resistance and versatility. Synthetic fibres are cheaper, and this factor has led many companies to prefer them to natural fibres.
The world of fashion changes at a rapid pace. What was on-trend last season can result in a fashion faux pas this season. When you want to look your best and impress those around you, it’s important to follow fashion trends closely. However, keeping up with these trends can often be complicated, stressful and time-consuming. This is where we can help.
Bemberg™ smart-tech fibers interweave circular economy into the new ‘bunch’ of lining textiles by the renowned fabric manufacturer which partners with tailors, designers and brands to bring style and responsibility in the made-to-measure menswear and womenswear contemporary wardrobe.
FASCINATE project is organizing its Opening Conference and workshop “A new era for EU fashion brands - Embracing digitalization & Sustainability”, organised in the framework of the ESCP-4i - European Cluster Collaboration Platform.
Hats make for great accessories with any outfit. They don't just make your outfit look good, but they also serve the purpose of saving your eyes and head from the glare and heat of the sun. They are quite a few hats out there, but the unstructured snapback hat and the dad hats are two of the most popular styles. To an inexperienced eye, both the hats might look the same. However, some subtle differences between the two and knowing about them can help you plan and accessorize your outfits better. Here are some of them.
Sustainability has become a very important issue for everybody. Students from a range of disciplines at Kingston University have come up with creative solutions to improve sustainability after they took part in a virtual hackathon focusing on environmental issues.
Whether you are into fashion or not, you must know what London fashion is all about. The shine and glimmer of the London Fashion Week never fail to catch everyone's attention. It is a part of one of the best four fashion weeks in the world. The week is a dream for anyone whose heart beats for fashion and design.
Top brands have an ethical responsibility of giving back to the community. Many people regard the fashion industry as superficial and one that does not care for the environment and third-world countries. Other sectors are seen doing a lot in charity and taking part in community projects
Internationalization Strategies for Sustainable Fashion and Textile Brands at Circular City Week New York
Get to know the European project FASCINATE that has the aim to support the internationalization of European textile and fashion SME’s working towards the development of circularity and sustainability.
Designers from any part of Russia or the Earth are invited to live stream their new collections. Brands that do not intend to come to the Russian capital but are ready to stream their shows online can apply at the website of Russian Fashion Council till March 31. The Advisory board will make a long-list in accordance with the rules of MBFW Russia. Brands and designers from other cities and countries will be announced on the primary schedule of the Fashion Week.
The most serious matter for men regarding fashion is choosing the right kind of shoes. Gone are the days when shoes were only worn for their functional properties. Today they also need to look awesome and complement the outfit. Men’s boots are one of the trendy shoes that are suitable for winters. It can be difficult to decide on how to wear them according to your outfit. So here are some tips on how to wear boots.
Renowned Lace producer Iluna Group Srl ‘leads the way’ with its pioneering Iluna Lab research and development centre. The Italian company announces important collaborations with booming brands and unveils two new collections.
Do you have a personal style? It’s your unique way of expression that applies to any art form. It can be with writing, painting, architecture, and more. That also applies to the clothes and accessories you wear as a reflection of your personality. Add a bit more of yourself into your wardrobe. There are ways to do it without having to max out your credit card.
The organizer of the largest business exhibition platform in Russia, Eastern Europe, and Central Asia CPM - Collection Première Moscow - Messe Düsseldorf Moscow OOO - announced the details of the forthcoming event. By longstanding tradition it is opening the business season of the fashion industry in Moscow at the Expocentre Fairgrounds. February 22-25, 2021 the manufacturers of designer clothes, fashion lingerie, and accessories will present their new Fall-Winter 2021/2022 collections to buyers from Russia.
Danish designer Violise Lunn makes magic with paper tissue and glue, crafting dream dresses and fantasy shoes that seem destined for fairies. This adventure began in 1999 when the late Kirsten “Kiki” Kiser, a Danish model turned architect and gallerist, asked if Lunn could make a frock out of paper. “I thought, Well, why not?” the artist says on a call. “I made dresses, and then afterwards I thought, Okay, the dresses needed shoes, and then I created some shoes with papier-mâché.”
Bono tends to be a versatile dress that can be wearable in every season. You can wear it in colder weather months because it has countless styles. Bohemian styles consider natural, laidback and you feel free to wear the layers as much you want. Moreover, you can add beautiful and unique style accessories such as necklaces, arm bracelets, rings, belts, and others. If we talk about long maxi skirts, you can also find a wide range in bohemian long dresses such as long sleeves maxi skirts, Amazon long skirts, next maxi skits, and others. By using summer and winter materials, you can easily wear long bohemian dresses in different ways.
Every passing season and generation, sneakers have been indubitably taking the helm of footwear. The shoes that were at one time worn only by avid sportsmen and designed for the fast foot has stepped up into the full-fledged competitor with other footgear fashion statements.
In recent years, sneakers have been elevated beyond the gym floor and onto the runway. This footwear favorite is not more relevant than ever as it became a part of our smart-casual wardrobes. A lot of people wear sneakers for many different purposes. It is important for sneaker fans to stay up-to-date with sneaker trends and the best ways to style them.
Your spring wardrobe should have lightweight & comfortable shirts, versatile, easy to wear shoes, and some rejuvenating colognes to top it off.
The world of fashion changes on a regular basis - every time you think you have the perfect wardrobe for every season, fashion trends change yet again. This can prove very expensive for those who always want to be on top of the latest looks and trends, and it is something that many fashion fans struggle to afford. Fortunately, these days there are lots of ways to save money on the fashion items you want.
When a designer designs a pair of snow boots, it becomes the talking point in the fashion world. After all, it’s primarily considered a practical thing that one needs in the snow-covered terrains, not something for the style. So, a designer’s touch comes with the excitement of whether or not they can be made stylish enough, especially for the urban streets.
At the beginning of October 2020, Connecting Cultures and C.L.A.S.S. launched the first international competition on sustainable fashion communication which invites stylists, photographers, designers, illustrators, artists and creatives to rethink on how to communicate the values of ethical and sustainable fashion system to new generations.
When it comes to the accessories we wear, many of us want to make a real statement. Some people love to show off diamond rings while others like to brandish their white gold or platinum accessories. There are also those that love to wear stylish, highly coveted, and superbly designed watches, with one of the most popular being the Rolex.
With consumers expecting better fit, better quality, and greater sustainability, this could be the start of an explosion in demand for made-to-order garments. New remote working practices have prompted dire predictions regarding the fate of the tailor-made suit.
International Fashion Futurum Forum took place on December 11 and discussed "What is the future of independent fashion brands in post-COVID reality: cultural codes and business opportunities." The Forum was attended by 74 speakers from 24 countries.
A wardrobe refresh is an opportunity to reinvent yourself. You can get rid of the clothes you don’t wear anymore and replace them with pieces you are actually excited about. Here are four things you should keep in mind throughout the process.
Consumers are increasingly concerned with where their products come from. From produce to parkas, customers want to know that their goods are produced with the least possible environmental impact and that workers are treated fairly. Therefore, it's only natural that people want to buy diamonds that are conflict-free and ethically sourced.
Your glasses should not only be something that you feel like you need to wear in order to see properly;instead, you should make an effort to turn them into something that you want to wear, and that you feelgood in. When you feel comfortable with the way you look, you will be more confident in yourself. There are a number of factors that will determine the best pair of glasses for you and your style. Here are 4 tips to help you match your glasses with your outfit.
Fashion trends come and go, and brands are no different. What might've been popular in the 90s might not see the light of day again or it might just make a comeback 15 to 20 years later, like some of our favorite brands did from when we were kids. Millennials, get ready to love some of your favorite childhood brands all over again, from Adidas and Juicy Couture to Champion and Guess. Take a look at five '90s brands that are back in a big way.
First registrations for the digital format "h+h cologne @home" are already received as the physical event is not possible due to the pandemic situation. Preparations for the new digital event platform are already in full swing.
Looking your best is difficult enough when you have every clothing item, hygiene product, iron and product at your disposal. Doing it with limited access can be doubly hard. That's one of the challenges of travelling. Of course you want to see the world - take in the beautiful sights and soak in the array of exciting cultural offerings - but you also want to look your best. With a limited amount of packing space and spotty access to personal care facilities, how do you pull it off?
Regardless of the time of the year, our resolutions and goals drive us forward towards personal progress. However, keeping them in mind in the face of daily pressures and challenges can be pretty tough. Sometimes, all we need is a reminder to keep us on track and one of the things we use to express ourselves - our sense of style - could become a way to keep us moving towards the things we want to achieve. These fashion choices are very personal, like a secret we keep only to ourselves. It’s like wearing what your heart believes in without making it a way to scream it from the rooftops. Use these fashion ideas to remind you of your quest for continuous improvement and self-realization.
When it comes to looking good, it’s not just women who are enthusiastic about it but men share the same enthusiasm as well. Men are also conscious of their facial features, their clothes, and their accessories and how they look when they are with their family, friends, co-workers, or with the opposite sex.
People all over the world have recognized the need to protect the planet. The concepts of ‘reduce’, ‘reuse’ and ‘recycle’ is being widely advocated across sectors. The excessive use of packaging material has given rise to a disturbing trend. It is not only causing excessive waste generation, it is also disturbing the ecological balance.
This article is devoted to one of the first stages – taking measurements with the spotlight on technological advances to replace the manual and costly process of hand measurements.
Win one of the 30 Scholarships for 2021 Master Courses in Fashion, Design, Communication and, Photography at Raffles Milano
Raffles Milano, one of the most exclusive fashion and design schools in the world, located in the center of Milan, is awarding 30 scholarships up to 50% of tuition fee for Master courses in Fashion Design and Business, Photography, Visual Design and Communication, Product and Interior Design starting in November 2021.
The traditional linear textile business model (from virgin materials to products and then waste), results in high consumption of raw materials and generation of waste, which contributes significantly to the large and negative environmental impact of the global textile industry.
The rich and famous are known to enjoy the finer things in life. Part of being wealthy comes with the satisfaction that you get to have your name on expensive and luxurious things. While the rich can buy anything they want, they are quite frugal in their spending. Careful thought is made on investments that have value.
It is not news that fashion is unpredictable and cyclic, so you never know what anti-trend can become the most fashionable thing the next year.
The commitment to sustainability is a reality for the textile world. The conversion of the production lines and the constant demand for green solutions, as well as the investment in the development of technologies that allow the implementation of sustainable methods and simultaneously follow the needs of the industrial world, is an integral part of the daily lives of many companies. This commitment is where NEXTIL and MTEX NS intersect. Positioned at the forefront of the digital printing industry, MTEX NS were chosen to develop NEXTIL digital textile dying machine because of its continuous innovation of key solutions in-house.
If you’re looking for a way to generate extra income or start a small business from home, one of the common answers is to start selling things online. The challenge is finding something that you can sell online for a fair profit. For those with an eye for fashion, designer clothing is exactly the right product. Here is an overview of how to buy and resell designer clothing online.
The all-new season of Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week (MBFW) Russia came upon as successful experiment with fashion shows from different cities, presented in one online schedule. On October, 19-23, Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Russia took place at 5 Russian cities at once: Moscow, St. Petersburg (635 km from Moscow), Krasnodar (1,195 km), Sochi (1,360 km) and Yakutsk (4,885 km).
Gap is reportedly considering closing all company-owned stores in Europe. Uninspiring product ranges and heavy discounting leave Gap irrelevant in European market, says GlobalData.
The collaboration between Tonello and denim designer Piero Turk gave birth to a sustainable denim collection, result of a combination of the latest responsible technologies, and created with the most eco-friendly fabrics selected by The Kingpins Show.
Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Russia will take place on October, 19-23 at 8 Moscow-based venues simultaneously. Shows from the capital will be topped up with livestreams from four Russian cities. Around 60 designers and fashion houses will showcase their new collections. All the shows and presentations will be streamed in the social media and at partner websites, including Be Global Fashion Network in its video section.
On October 9, TEDxKrasnayaPolyanaSalon featured an online conference SUSTAINABLE FASHION: WHY IT MATTERS, dedicated to sustainability. In the format of TED Talks, 11 speakers from different countries shared their experience and made suggestions on further development of this concept in fashion industry.
The Secoli Fashion Show was live this year on the Camera Moda digital platform. The show staged the projects of 19 students, which were supported by exceptional companies such as Bemberg™ by Asahi Kasei, which supplied its precious and contemporary materials for the creation of some pieces of the collections.
Imagining Sustainable Fashion is the first international competition on sustainable fashion communication. It is launched by Connecting Cultures and C.L.A.S.S.
Perhaps you have a market stall or small shop selling your own range of clothing or perhaps handbags. You might be a small independent shoe designer or you sell specialised outdoor wear online. If you are doing any of these then you will probably want to have your own hang tags.
Even if 2020 has been an unusual year, the world keeps spinning and the seasons continue to change just like they always have. This means that, similar to previous years, we want to take a look at some of the hottest men’s fashion trends when the leaves start turning brown and the weather is still sunny but beginning to get a little cold. Here’s what is getting people talking right now when it comes to fall fashion trends for men.
The program for the upcoming season of Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Russia includes real shows and video presentations with VR and AR elements, arranged into a united schedule. Shows at Moscow’s Manege will start on October 20 and will continue to October 24.
In the latest digital edition of Premiere Vision Paris, fashion information was enhanced with new complementary features, including overall decodings illustrated by inspiring videos and products, and analyses broken down by theme, activity sector and market, to convey the fashion and eco-responsible influences and impacts of the Autumn-Winter 2021/2022 season.
This week the European Commission announced the Finalists for the 2020 European Social Innovation Competition around the topic of Reimagine Fashion: Changing behaviours for sustainable fashion.
On September 16th, the new international business platform for the fashion industry “s’elections moscow 2020”, made its successful start on the premise of New Fashion Hall Main Stage in Moscow. The platform has a gallery of show rooms for fashion brands presenting their collections for Spring/Summer 2021.
The second edition of Global Talents Digital took place online in the beginning of this month. It was watched 7 million times in all the platforms, both social media and media partner websites. 103 participants from 34 countries and areas collaborated to bring the sustainability issue to their audience.
Studying at university or college, or completing some additional study course, everyone faces the need to complete the assignment of scholarly writing. This can arise panic amid most proficient students of various specialization counting fashion design as well.
For many women, that time of the month could be stressful. During menstruation, the worry of leaks can put even the most sophisticated woman on edge. Worldwide, two of the most common solutions have always been pads or tampons. While they are effective, pads could feel bulky and uncomfortable, especially during a heavy flow day. On the other hand, tampons are a much more comfortable option, but there’s no denying that they can be scary to manage for first-time users. Is there no other option?
Day of Moscow-based brands under the Global Talents Digital initiative has already got 600,000+ views in VK, Russia’s and the CIS’s major social media (https://vk.com/mbfwrussia). Global Talents Digital is also being streamed at 100+ media portals and social media. Shows and presentations delivered by designers from 34 countries and areas of the world are being covered by the largest Russian and international publications, concept stores, showrooms, and others. Global Talents Digital participants present top regional fashion weeks from Moscow-based Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Russia to Rakuten Fashion Week TOKYO.
The Sustainable Edition of Global Talents Digital will take place online on September 4 to 6. For this international event, 100 participants from 34 сountries and areas has joined their forces to cover the sustainability issue in fashion and beyond. Fashion brands practicing upcycling, recycling, zero waste and slow fashion, will be mixed up with digital and virtual wears at Global Talents Digital.
A casual, refined collection inspired both by tennis legend Boris Becker and other male icons will be presented at Gallery FASHION & SHOES. The BORISBECKER collection promises a unique style experience for confident, sophisticated, urban men. Here the emphasis is on head-to-toe looks made up of coats, jackets, leather jackets, sporty blazers, jeans, chinos, trousers, shirts, knitwear, leather accessories and a small capsule collection of sportswear.
Retro vintage glasses are back in fashion. It has its benefits in the contemporary world of sunglasses. Retro glasses aren’t just used for specs but also shade as well. This indicates that not only it’s designed to protect and enhance your eyesight, but glasses of such design have also been a fashion statement.
Fashion brands still remain to pave the way of “cool” on Instagram. It logical –the highly-visual platform is the absolute destination to rouse fresh trends and enhance a lifestyle beyond the rack. Are you overwhelmed by all the fashion blogging suggestions? Wondering how to become a fashion influencer? You’re not alone.
In case you're hoping to begin a fashion blog the correct way, you're in the perfect spot! It's very simple, as long as you have the correct tools, great content and the aspiration to work for it. This is an ultimate guide that is going to walk you through everything that you have to think about while making a design blog.
With FASHION, SHOES and the SHOWROOM CONCEPT, Gallery is one of the first tradeshow events to be going ahead.
CSIRO scientists discovered how to grow coloured cotton in a attempt to remove the need for harmful chemical dyes. A few dozen petri dishes in a high-tech greenhouse in Canberra hold the potential to transform the global textiles industry, writes abc.net.au They contain plant tissue, which within days will grow into cotton plants: not standard, everyday white cotton, but ones with a dazzling array of colours. They are the product of CSIRO plant breeders dedicated to producing better, sustainable natural fibres that will hopefully one day lead to wrinkle-free, naturally dyed, stretchy cotton to outperform synthetic fabrics.
“Upcycling does not simply mean repurposing fabrics and reusing clothes, it’s the alternative way of making fashion smarter and circular” say influential speakers at C.L.A.S.S.’ virtual talk LET’S GET THE VIRTUOUS CIRCLE ROLLING
Global Talents Digital is announcing a new call out for sustainable emerging designers, inviting them to show their new collections for clients, the press, buyers, celebrity stylists, and industry leaders – by means of video presentations/live streams/AR/VR. The brand-new edition of Global Talents Digital is inspired by sustainability and aims to educate and inspire the world with it. Designers should be focused on one or more directions like upcycling, recycling, ethical fashion, slow fashion, or zero waste.
As this year demands the highest flexibility and creativity from the whole fashion and textile industry, the Munich Fabric Start Exhibitions GmbH team has taken up the challenge to offer a creative environment for efficient work and inspiration also this season, adapted to the new circumstances: The focussed business event FABRIC DAYS.
You are looking at an exciting life ahead of you with the person you love most. Life couldn’t be any better than it is. Your engagement ring cannot fail in comparison to how perfect your relationship is. Your engagement ring is not only a symbol of the love and commitment you have for each other but must also reflect your personality and lifestyle.
German kick-off for the European fashion and shoe industry in the end of August. Gallery FASHION and Gallery SHOES, together with their accompanying five-day SHOWROOM CONCEPT coinciding with Supreme Düsseldorf from 28 August 2020, will be offering the first opportunity for the sector to get together in Germany from 30 August until 1 September 2020.
The virtual Neonyt week will take place from 13-17 July with fashion and digital experts to discuss exciting topics related to business, lifestyle and knowledge. No registration is required to participate in “Neonyt on Air” – all panel talks, live interviews, statement videos and news will be uploaded to the fair's Instagram profile.
From the moment you’re born, you start to develop your sense of self. Your self-identity is how you perceive yourself in every facet… occupation, style, personality, and overall lifestyle. The way we look, or our appearance, is something we largely base our self-identity on, and when a life-changing event happens to us, whether good or bad, it inherently alters how we view ourselves.
Style is subjective. It’s subjective in the sense that everyone has their own preferences. For example, few people could pull off the Johnny Depp gold hat look and be considered stylish. For Depp, it’s a great look.
Are you trying to figure out how to look your best and how to style an outfit? Read this article for the best tips for styling your outfit.
When it’s time to make a new addition to your wardrobe, it’s time for some tricky decisions. There is a lot more to buying new items of clothing than a lot of people think (if you’re like me, that is) and it’s more complex than walking into a store and picking up the first thing you see.
Global Talents Digital took place online on June 10 to 11. In the first edition of the international hybrid fashion project designers presented their new digital and real collections, demonstrated by virtual and human models. Totally, the show included 50 designers from 20 countries, 8 virtual shows and 38 collections. 8 digital artists and 6 digital models joined Global Talents Digital, the off-season online project by Russian Fashion Council powered by Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Russia. The event was broadcasted life on Be Global fashion Network as well.
On June 10 to 11, 2020, Global Talents Digital is taking place, the world’s first hybrid international online fashion-project, which will combine real designer collections along with the digital ones. Virtual and human models will present new fashion collections. Virtual Instagram celebrities will deliver their personal digital collections. 50 participants from 20 countries will show their collections and works in an unconventional format of video presentations, some of them using AR technology and digital avatars.
In today’s world, where information is everything, you need to get your hands on the most trustable source of information there is. When talking about finding things on the internet, blogs are one of the best ways to make sure that you know everything there is about the product you are buying.
Going shopping is a ritual on its own. Some people see it as a therapy, some just love it for the subtle rush of adrenaline it brings. Yet, some people shop for style. Thus, jackets become a sort of obsession for them.
A lot of people dream to get into the world of fashion and style: Communicate with designers, work with glossy magazines, receive invitations to fashion shows, go to interesting places, meet stylish and fashionable people. But how to achieve all this, especially if you live in a small town, where the fashion world is not so developed? Two rather new and unusual professions in fashion - fashion blogger and fashion journalist - allow you to achieve all this. We want to tell you more about what these professions are, what salaries fashion bloggers and fashion journalists receive, what prospects there are, and how you personally can become a fashion blogger or fashion journalist.
The global coronavirus pandemic has led to the cancellation of many fashion industry events that had to take place in April, May and June. However the organisers are keeping the shows by successfully turning to new virtual forums instead, writes GlobalData, a leading data and analytics company.
Reopening clothing factories across the globe must proceed with caution and receive the necessary support to do so safely, writes GlobalData, a leading data and analytics company. There is also massive financial pressure on factories to reopen after being hit by a flood of abandoned orders from their retail and brand customers, along with cancelled or deferred payments.
Happiness in misery! The coronavirus pandemic is about to ruin the fashion industry and cross out fashion trends, on the one hand, but on the other, it gives us new opportunities. What kind? This is mostly about new chances for ingenuity, imagination and original ideas. For example, there is an increasing interest in color styling, adding more colors in our appearance. Some of the world's movie stars and pop artists have changed their hair to bright colors - Hillary Duff dyed her hair blue, and Jennifer Love Hewitt posted an Instagram photo of her with pink hair.
The building blocks of your personal style need not be particularly long list. Fashion is fickle and while trends come and go, there are a number of classic, key pieces of clothing that are essential for every man’s wardrobe and will keep you looking fresh no matter the season or what looks are trending at that particular time.
Bemberg™ yarns are also entirely biodegradable and ecotoxicity-free - meaning that at the end of their life circle they break down into the environment leaving no trace in terms of toxic substances as attested by the Innovhub-SSI report.
Fashion brands, producers and retailers in key consumer markets across Europe and North America are fighting for survival. Stores are closed, sales have slumped, inventories are mounting, staff are being laid off or furloughed, executives are taking pay cuts, dividends have been suspended, and companies are taking steps to shore up their liquidity. For many, the response has also been to abandon or scale-back orders, and delay – or even cancel – payments to vendors. The knock-on consequences are factory closures and the dismissal of millions of workers in some of the poorest countries in the world.
Flora Miranda, an Austrian fashion designer, based in Antwerp, Belgium, is launching an open call for virtual fashion designs. The open nature of this project facilitates a platform for the participation of all those individuals, designers, artists, students, companies or institutions wanting to express their uniqueness and groundbreaking experimentations in the virtual world of fashion.
Working in fashion is a dream for many people but starting your own fashion business can be a daunting prospect. Juggling the financial demands of a business can be one of the most difficult parts, but there are simple steps you can take to help ensure your business gets off to a good start. Here are some simple tips to help balance the finances when starting a fashion business.
The European textiles and clothing sector needs urgent support in order to remain a strategic pillar of the European economy, wrote Euratex.
It was during the epidemic that fashion weeks took place in New York, London, Milan and Paris, where editors, buyers, and stylists from all over the world come together every year. We tell you how the spread of the virus affected the fashion industry.
Day 2 of Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Russia has finished. For the first time ever the event took place totally online. Many brands showcased their collections as video presentations online at AIZEL.RU and on other partner sites, including Be Global Fashion Network - MIETSA, AMPLITUDA, N.LEGENDA, NASTYA NEKRASOVA, Mineral Weather, SEMILETOVA, DOKUCHAEVA, DIANA ARNO, WHO I AM, RomaUvarovDesign, ONOMA:, MADFRENZY, Olya Kosterina, T3CM, RUBAN, Novaya, and IGOR GULYAEV. Others presented their lookbooks - Ceremony, LEATHER LIKE WOOD, SERAYA, and TSUGI.
The days of thrift stores being connotated with musty old tee shirts are over. Resale culture has been deemed the “new sustainability” as consumers shift mindsets surrounding luxury goods and fashion. This mindset shift has widespread economic and environmental benefits, as resale of luxury designer goods benefits both the environment, the consigner, and the consignee.
More than half a million unique users watched the online shows of Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Russia and TikTok lectures on the first day of Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Russia. On average, 30,000 people watched each video presentation from Moscow. At peak times the number of simultaneous connections exceeded 50,000. Moscow streams of young and famous designers are covered by media from Russia, Italy, the United Kingdom, the USA, India and other countries.
Global Fashion Agenda announced that the Copenhagen Fashion summit is postponed to October due to growing concerns around the COVID-19 outbreak. The central business event on sustainability in fashion every year sets discussions on the most critical environmental issues facing the fashion industry. It started in 2009 with a mission to drive urgent change within the framework of the UN’s Global Goals.
Russian Fashion Council has announced the dates of the virtual Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Russia. On April 4 and 5, with support of Fashion Fund, both emerging and established designers will present their new collections.
Technology is now taking a front seat in communication between clothing brands and their suppliers, since the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic is putting a stop to all non-essential travel. Michelle Russell, Apparel Correspondent for GlobalData, says: “Buyers are now having to rethink how they work with manufacturers on orders and product design.”
Your style is what identifies you with others; that is why it needs to be unique. It is easy to complicate the concept of ‘style’ and ‘trend’ in the fashion industry. Staying in style is the ability to put together outfits that look elegant on you while following trends is keeping up with what is new in fashion.
As a student, you can make a considerable contribution to environmental conservation by implementing sustainable fashion choices. The cloth-making industry is taking a toll on the environment, especially those who depend on animal products such as fur to make clothes. They also use dangerous synthetic chemicals that end up in the ecosystem.
The retail industry has never seen anything like it and their competitors are shaking in their boots as they try to keep up with the giant called Fashion Nova. The company has dominated the fashion world for the past 7 years and there doesn’t seem to be an end in sight.
Going to college is a time for self-discovery and self-expression. Finally, you are in an institution that recognizes you as an adult who can make informed decisions. However, many colleges have uniform requirements or dress codes, which may hinder your self-expression.
What’s on your spring wish list? Are you anxious to swap out your sweaters for something a little more light? Try buying a few new things before the start of each season. Mainly pieces that will take you into summer, but also look for things you can wear with other items you already own! It’s all about versatility!
Is it time to start your own fashion blog? A fashion blog is easy to start, hard to keep going. Like any other blog, a fashion blog does not shine and sparkle from the first days. It takes time and endurance to create a blog, like any craft. In terms of statistics, 95% quit blogging. However, there is one reason why you should start a fashion blog today: if you do not start it now, the chance that you will do it in the future is tending to zero.
The European textiles and clothing sector cares about circularity of its products. The industry is re-inventing itself to offer solutions that are workable and make a sustainable impact.
Fast fashion has come under fire time and time again as a major source for producing greenhouse gases that are harming the planet. The impact the big industry is making has led many people to turn to more sustainable sources for their clothing choices. The great thing about sustainable fashion, however, is that you can continue to look fabulous every day, without the devastating effect that fast fashion causes, such as pollution. Harmful chemicals aren’t used to produce it in the first place, and the local, biodegradable fabric isn’t wasted after it has run its course and dumped in the landfill like most used garments.
Do you like one of a kind garments that allow you to stand out in the crowd? Do you prefer the quality of tailor-made clothing instead of what fast fashion has to offer? If slow fashion is what you desire in your collection then create your custom fabrics, find your local tailoring shop and get into work.
Pantone has just introduced 315 new colors and supporting digital solutions to the Pantone Fashion, Home + Interiors Color system.
Bollywood has long been filled with inspiring fashion trends that have shaped Indian culture. With A-listers like Lily Singh, Priyanka Chopra, and Dev Patel making statements on the red carpet in Hollywood, many Bollywood-inspired looks are making their way west.
Thanks to its renown expertise, premium collaborations with some of the most influential fashion brands and an array of international awards, Jersey manufacturer TINTEX has established itself as a global leader in smart innovation. The commitment to support brands in creating responsible collections is interwoven into his motto Naturally Advanced.
Win 1 of the 15 scholarships for the International Masters in Design and Fashion 2020/2021 from Raffles Milano
Raffles Milano, one of the most exclusive fashion and design schools in the world, which is located in the center of Milan, will award 15 scholarships. The students can receive up to 50% coverage of the tuition fee, for the Masters programs starting November Fashion Design and Business, Visual Design and Communication, Product and Interior Design, and Photography. All taught in English.
World leading textile manufacturer Manteco presents its sustainable path for a better future: The Manteco System. A strategy and a vision shaping the company’s sustainable imprint since 1943. The system consists in the development and engineering of a production network involving 100 partner-companies from the whole supply chain within 10 km of Manteco HQs in Prato, Italy; “We all team up responsibly to create premium collection based on transparent , traceable circular economy practices,” comments Matteo Mantellassi, co-CEO of Manteco.
So far, ROICA™ the very first sustainable premium stretch fibre has become a global success in the market reaching in the end consumer’s wardrobe. At Première Vision, the company by leading material innovator Asahi Kasei takes place at the Smart Creation Area, the fair’s epicentre of sustainability. On show in Paris premium collaborations for the wardrobe of tomorrow starting from G-Star Raw cutting-edge smart jeans and Licia Florio’s soft sports apparel as well as the very next level of responsible innovation.
Manteco, the world leading premium wool manufacturer launches a new precious ingredient MWool; it’s the ‘upgraded’ recycled wool born from the company’s cutting edge Manteco System combined with sustainable innovation and heritage.
Italian Converter, a leading manufacturer of innovative fabrics for fashion, footwear and accessories, expands E.C.O. Kosmos, the fully traceable, transparent and 100% Made in Italy cross-collection. The acronym E.C.O. - Ecologic, Conversion, Optimization perfectly reflects the founding values of the Italian Converter philosophy and represents a further step in the company's responsible path.
CO.LAB brand-new business model wardrobe joins Smart Creation at Premiere Vision becoming partner of C.L.A.S.S. Creativity Lifestyle and Sustainable Synergy
CO.LAB, a collaborative smart platform and research-lab aiming to create a new way of making fashion smart, presents with its own stand in the Smart Creation Area of Premiere Vision Paris, its first cutting-edge and ready-to-wear wardrobes developed to tackle some of the most pressing issues in fashion such as responsible water-saving production and easy-soft sportswear woven responsibly with the next generation of chemistry.
C.L.A.S.S. proudly announces new exclusive partners joining its Material Hub and Smart Materials Bank: innovation and sustainability have never been so near and easy to access
2020 couldn’t start more sustainable. C.L.A.S.S., the influential platform and agency promoting and supporting responsible innovation for the textile and fashion business, after the inspiring experience in Davos with Fashion 4 Development, lands at Smart Creation Premiere Vision with its own booth, announcing new partnerships and expanding its Material Hub and Smart Materials Bank, the cutting-edge platforms and inspirational sources for innovators committed to give ‘fashion’ a smarter future.
Men who dress up show their character and image that symbolize self-respect and pleasure. Women may have put various intricacies in the field, but men also make efforts into putting themselves together. Throughout the years, fashion has become a part of everyday life. They may not know it by then, but even the earliest men expressed and carried themselves through self-adornments.
Veganism continues to gain popularity among consumers. Many people - some who don’t even identify as vegan - seek out vegan products for a variety of personal reasons. So, apparel and footwear firms are looking to join the movement.
MUNICH FABRIC START Spring/Summer 2021 - A new level of sustainability, digitalisation, transparency
The MUNICH FABRIC START introduced the Spring/Summer 2021 season from 04 - 06 February in Munich. The accents were the BLUEZONE, KEYHOUSE and the individual showcases presented by around 1,000 international suppliers of fabrics and additionals. The approximately 18,400 international trade visitors were offered a broad spectrum of strongly positioned collections with innovative product and trend statements. A new awareness of ecology and the increasing relevance of natural looks and resource-saving materials were noticed.
The end-of-season sales play a very significant role for women who want to upgrade their wardrobe. These are the go-to places for them if they wish to buy a new pair of stocking or an extra pair of jeans. Help by the major brands at the best times these are the places to get useful fashion items and accessories from the most trusted brand for just a fraction of the original price. This is the place where women can splurge on different items of their choice. A thing that most of the women cannot do otherwise at other times in other stores.
Staying on trend doesn’t always have to be costly. If you’ve been going broke simply because you’re trying to stay fashionable, then you’re on the wrong road. Fashion should be a fun and enjoyable experience. Especially when you go shopping for outfits, you don’t have to break the bank just to be able to afford what’s “in”.
Being a student is a lot of fun but also comes with increasing responsibilities. Once you transition to college life, you find out there are many things you did not consider before, such as doing laundry, cooking, going grocery shopping, cleaning up the whole house, and the list can go on and on. While doing all that, you are also probably trying to save some money for social expenses (ehm, parties) and various activities that you want to get involved in.
The fashion industry is one of the largest and most prominent in the world. Fashion brands are also quite innovative when it comes to marketing campaigns. But the strategies used by these brands are not exclusive to fashion. These approaches are also applicable to any business, especially those that primarily operates online. Let us take a look at the successful strategies employed by fashion brands and why every business should consider adapting them to their marketing plan.
The fashion models always appear glamorous, fun, and full of glitter. Once they hit the runway or appear on magazine covers and advertisement billboards, they make it seem effortless. However, a day to day activity of the fashion model isn’t as glamorous as it looks. One has to put in a lot of work to appear the best in this competitive industry. Here’s the lifestyle of models that live in Dubai.
Clichéd as it may sound, but flowers never go out of fashion. As history stands witness to the use of flowers in fashion designing through the ages, it is remarkable that something could stand the test of time, transcend so many thousands of years, and still be fashionable today! Indeed, an undeclared, silent bond lies between the two entwined worlds of floristry and fashion.
How to win a scholarship in Fashion, Design, Visual Communication or Management for 2020/2021 at IED Barcelona
If you want to start your professional future in an international environment and show your talent and creativity, you cat participate in the Scholarship Contest 2020, organized by the Istituto Europeo di Design - IED Barcelona. The contest is open for students from all over the world - under 26 years old.
Random Identities, the first independent venture by Stefano Pilati, will be Special Guest of Pitti Uomo 97 (7-10 January 2020). The collection which was unveiled for the first time by the designer in 2017, will be the protagonist of a special event in Florence on Thursday, January 9th.
The European Commission represented by EASME (European Agency for Small and Medium Enterprises) and DG GROW (Directorate-General for Internal Market, Industry, Entrepreneurship and SMEs) are launching a Product Competition open to students attending High Schools, VETs and Universities and coming from the following countries: Italy, Romania, Portugal, Spain, Germany, Poland, Belgium, Greece, France and Bulgaria.
If you just got a new pair of comfortable moto boots for walking, then you’ve surely done some research in the meantime. As you’ve probably noticed, there are so many items, styles, and types of products that you can choose from, given that this is such a versatile industry. However, it’s the magnitude of fashion as a whole that makes it such a polluting segment of our commerce.