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Mango with a collaboration with Mistral
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Mango with a collaboration with Mistral

Mango Man reveals its collaboration with the acclaimed lifestyle brand Mistral for the spring-summer 2019 season. A limited-edition collection of more than 30 clothes and accessories that will be available in selected stores and online from 3 June.

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).

Guest Nation - China at Pitti Uomo 96
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Guest Nation - China at Pitti Uomo 96

The most promising names on the new creative Chinese scene will be the protagonists in Florence with the GUEST NATION special project, promoted by the Fondazione Pitti Immagine Discovery in collaboration with Shanghai Fashion Week on the occasion of Pitti Immagine Uomo 96.

Armani Exchange with a debut at Pitti Uomo 96
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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.

Wool Week Australia 2019
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Wool Week Australia 2019

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

The Savile Row Company is an ethical brand with 100% Recyclable and compostable shirt packaging
Ethical Fashion

The Savile Row Company is an ethical brand with 100% Recyclable and compostable shirt packaging

Independent family run men’s tailor, The Savile Row Company, wanted to find out if plastic packaging is influencing purchase decisions.

Create your own personal style with Pelikamo
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Create your own personal style with Pelikamo

Pelikamo's aim is to create the best possible product. They make clothes and offer timeless essentials that will be yours for years. The brand offer a large business and casual ready-to-wear collection as well as tailoring services to meet all of your needs.

Canada Goose collaborates with Henry Poole
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Canada Goose collaborates with Henry Poole

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

Paul Smith Spring/Summer 2019 collection
Menswear collections

Paul Smith Spring/Summer 2019 collection

Tailoring for today is confidently presented for both men and women. Informed by his personal experience of softening the stiffness of tailoring in the early-Eighties, Paul reinvigorates the suit. Tailoring remains at the core of the Paul Smith world and with rare independence the designer confidently contradicts the zeitgeist.

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.

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.

Isabel Marant Fall/Winter 2018-2019 collection
Menswear collections

Isabel Marant Fall/Winter 2018-2019 collection

Isabel works her unique combos in a style that’s wraps up the raw and the retro, the wild and the free. For men.

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.

Valentino Fall/Winter 2018-2019 collection
Menswear collections

Valentino Fall/Winter 2018-2019 collection

Giving shape to the freedom of being oneself, without labels and without belongings. Grace as a way of being and as a mean of expression.

For Premiere Vision Paris, SEAQUAL™ brings together great creativity and eco-responsibility
Ethical Fashion

For Premiere Vision Paris, SEAQUAL™ brings together great creativity and eco-responsibility

Recognized by its peers for its innovative environmental approach, 5 fabrics made from its fibers are exhibited on the brand new "Smart Materials" zone created within the Smart Square space at Premiere Vision Paris, an area dedicated to responsible creation.

Strong Demonstration of a future-oriented textile community at Munich Fabric Start
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Strong Demonstration of a future-oriented textile community at Munich Fabric Start

For three days MUNICH FABRIC START was the centre of the textile and clothing industry. Just over 20,000 visitors – designers, product managers and buyers of international brands and companies - came to Munich. The event also reached the record level of 1,050 exhibitors. Overall, the organisers can look back on a constant result based on last year’s comparable figures.

Ravazollo Fall/Winter 2018 collection
Menswear collections

Ravazollo Fall/Winter 2018 collection

Elective affinities are expressed in various ways: Ravazzolo - excellence in the world of suits and coats - meets Nardini - excellence in the production of distilled spirits.

BMX Dior Homme and Bogarde
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BMX Dior Homme and Bogarde

Dior Homme and French BMX specialists Bogarde are joining together for a collaboration centred around three bikes, the second of which is available as one of 100 numbered pieces. Taking inspiration from motocross wheel dimensions, this second exclusive, gold-finished creation echoes the design codes of Dior Homme, including details in black and white as well as a bee engraved on the hand grips. Made in France, this bike displays leather details which feature the "Dior" signature, created by Dior in Italy.

Jacquemus with collection for men for Spring/Summer 2019
Menswear collections

Jacquemus with collection for men for Spring/Summer 2019

On a secluded beach near his beloved Marseille, French designer Simon Porte Jacquemus unveiled his highly anticipated debut menswear collection. Awash with blues, yellows, creams and orange, the Spring/Summer 2019 offering conjures up images of long summery days in the south of France – where Jacquemus spent his childhood.

Raf Simons and the Shift of the Style Pendulum at Paris Men's Fashion Week
Menswear collections

Raf Simons and the Shift of the Style Pendulum at Paris Men's Fashion Week

Ever rebellious – Raf Simons waged a full-fledged war against the current cloud of street-wear styles hovering over the fashion world. In the time where some of the biggest names in luxury fashion are ditching luxury for street and sportswear, none more evident than Louis Vuitton's selection of Virgil Abloh as artistic director earlier this year, Raf vowed to focus on traditional menswear garments, even for new generation.

The Unforgettable Dior Homme Show at Paris Men's Fashion Week
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The Unforgettable Dior Homme Show at Paris Men's Fashion Week

Another highly anticipated show at Paris Men's Fashion Week was the Dior Homme show that many had been looking forward to all week. Not only did the show live up to many high fashion expectations, the collection was a resounding success, then again; how could it not be, as it involved a prince, a talented artist and a double debut. Which in short means, that the House of Dior had in its wings a multitude of talented individuals working together to present a fresh take on the future of fashion from this global powerhouse.

Harry Styles - the face in Gucci Tailoring Campaign
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Harry Styles - the face in Gucci Tailoring Campaign

Harry Styles is one of the best-dressed celebrities with so many amazing looks that it’s hard to count. And the ones responsible for the majority of those are the iconic Alessandro Michele and Gucci. As the brand’s ambassador, Styles is the perfect person to represent the vibrant, unconventional creations that the designer creates. The world-popular signer is now the face of the label’s latest men’s ads.

All about the upcoming Jacket Required London in July
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All about the upcoming Jacket Required London in July

Hosting an inspiring, carefully edited international line-up of contemporary menswear and selected womenswear across apparel, footwear, accessories and lifestyle product over two floors at The Old Truman Brewery, London.

H&M and Moschino - the next huge collaboration
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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.

Revolver Copenhagen brings Scandinavia to Pitti Uomo 94
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Revolver Copenhagen brings Scandinavia to Pitti Uomo 94

From Pitti Uomo 94, Revolver Copenhagen Int. Fashion Trade Show will be presenting “Scandinavian Manifesto”, a new space with curated emerging and established Scandinavian brands.

Lanificio Tessilstrona - A long family tradition in the textile industry
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Lanificio Tessilstrona - A long family tradition in the textile industry

Lanificio TESSILSTRONA was founded in 1966 in Vallemosso, by Francesco Mello Rella and his father-in-law, Franco Grosso. The company now operates in Cossato and occupies an area of 20,000 m2.

Craig Green will be the menswear guest designer at Pitti Uomo 94
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Craig Green will be the menswear guest designer at Pitti Uomo 94

“CRAIG GREEN’s collection reveal many of the critical success factors for those who make fashion today”, says Lapo Cianchi, Pitti Immagine Director of Communications & Events, “and specifically his ability to innovate menswear “codes” – even radically, without losing track of the contemporary market’s dynamics. We have been monitoring the development of his style that mixes workwear influences and futuristic shapes, sculptural silhouettes and function. We are thrilled to have CRAIG GREEN at Pitti Uomo so that he can show us all the modern elegance of his vision in a spectacular event.”

The stylist Lalle Johnson about his classic style
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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.

Filatura C4 is a Re.Verso™ partner of excellence
Sewing industry

Filatura C4 is a Re.Verso™ partner of excellence

For the first time at FILO Milano, Filatura C4 is proud to present, in addition to the already established Re.Verso™ collection for contract, the Blue Drop winning fabric by Audejas, made with Re.Verso™ re-engineered wool. A result born from the shared commitment and vision to integrate a new generation of eco values into their circular economy creations.

Kim Jones is leaving Louis Vuitton
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Kim Jones is leaving Louis Vuitton

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

Christian Louboutin Unveils One-of-a-Kind Collaboration with Disney Studios and Lucasfilm for Star Wars: The Last Jedi
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Christian Louboutin Unveils One-of-a-Kind Collaboration with Disney Studios and Lucasfilm for Star Wars: The Last Jedi

It was a meeting of the minds when Christian Louboutin met with Doug Chiang, Executive Creative Director for the Star Wars franchise, at Industrial Light & Magic, the innovative studio leading animation and special effects for the saga. From their magical time together in both San Francisco and Paris, a galatic collection of Star Wars: The Last Jedi-inspired styles were born to celebrate the release of the new film.

Guest Nation of Pitti Uomo 93 - Finland
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Guest Nation of Pitti Uomo 93 - Finland

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

Made in Green by OEKO-TEX
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Made in Green by OEKO-TEX

MADE IN GREEN by OEKO-TEX® is an independent textile label for highlighting consumer products and semi-finished products at all levels of the textile chain that are made from materials tested for harmful substances and that have been manufactured by using environmentally friendly processes and under safe and socially responsible working conditions.

TITV Greiz - The Institute for Special Textiles and Flexible Materials
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TITV Greiz - The Institute for Special Textiles and Flexible Materials

As a close-to-market research organisation, the TITV Greiz is your partner for research, development, service, consulting, testing and professional training along the textile value chain.

 Creating the adidas Bluebird Blue cloth
Menswear Trends

Creating the adidas Bluebird Blue cloth

To celebrate Henry Poole recent highly successful collaboration with adidas Originals, we have now launched a new limited suit fabric: a beautiful 9oz dark blue flannel, made by Fox Brothers – a company whose history goes back to 18th Century, and which is famous for developing the Prince of Wales check and the first cricket whites – featuring treble-pinstripes in ‘bluebird blue’. This colour, legend has it, became a prominent part of adidas’s colour palate due to founder Adi Dassler’s admiration of it in the Bavarian flag. This exclusive cloth is limited to 50 suits only.

Woolmark and Scabal join forces to show the art of traditional craftsmanship
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Woolmark and Scabal join forces to show the art of traditional craftsmanship

The Woolmark Company and iconic menswear brand SCABAL have once again joined forces, producing a stunning short film saluting the heroes of the handmade, the believers of bespoke and those who handle perfection.

Cupro: The Circular Economy fiber Balancing Beauty with Smarter Sustainable Values
Sewing industry

Cupro: The Circular Economy fiber Balancing Beauty with Smarter Sustainable Values

Experience the unique touch and feel of Cupro. Let it move your emotions through the Asahi Kasei responsible culture of smart innovation. Understand about the company commitment to ongoing improvements, with a mission to make smarter, cleaner products and a production focusing on the real innovation journey where “zero emissions” disposal is one of their goal.

adidas in a collaboration with Savile Row tailor Henry Poole
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adidas in a collaboration with Savile Row tailor Henry Poole

Henry Poole & Co Ltd have partnered up with adidas Originals. This collaboration will see a classic adaptation of two modern NMD silhouettes launching on 21st July and 4th August exclusively at Size. Inspired by Henry Poole’s rich heritage in bespoke suit design and adidas originals street style credentials, the two limited edition sneakers will be created using custom made fabrics, inspired by Henry Poole’s most iconic day and evening suit silhouettes.

H&M and Colette team up for Exclusive edition of H&M STUDIO Autumn/Winter 2017
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H&M and Colette team up for Exclusive edition of H&M STUDIO Autumn/Winter 2017

H&M has teamed up with the iconic Parisian concept store colette for an exclusive edition of H&M Studio AW17. While the nine-piece collection is rooted in the main AW17 designs, the H&M Studio x colette collection goes one step further – featuring a special colour palette based on colette’s signature blue, plus two completely unique designs. The H&M Studio x colette edition launches 21 August and will be available in-store and online at colette for two weeks, along with selected pieces from the main H&M Studio AW17 collection in advance of its global release date.

Study Fashion Design Technology at London College of Fashion
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Study Fashion Design Technology at London College of Fashion

f you want to be a successful creative designer for contemporary international fashion menswear, BA (Hons) Fashion Design Technology Menswear will give you all the skills you need to achieve your goal.

ERDEM X H&M in designer collaboration
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ERDEM X H&M in designer collaboration

H&M will team up with London-based label ERDEM for this year’s designer collaboration. Find out what the label’s founder has to say about the upcoming collection.

Continuing evolution that aims to smart growth with the launch of the super light SuperLampo T2
Sewing industry

Continuing evolution that aims to smart growth with the launch of the super light SuperLampo T2

‘'Every day we produce 50 km of zippers and we do it not only by paying close attention to the functionality and aesthetics of our products, but also to the environmental impact of our industrial processes. All of our company and its production cycle are geared towards reducing waste and enhancing its subsequent use. A commitment that has not escaped to the Environment Edition that has proposed to participate in an important editorial project, the drafting of the book ” Neo Materials in the Circular Economy . Fashion ’ explains Gaetano Lanfranchi, CEO Lanfranchi Spa. The book, edited in Italian and English, was prepared by Marco Ricchetti in co-operation with Blumine srl and with the sustainable fashion social network Sustainability-Lab and presented at the last edition of Pitti Uomo.

Australian label Farage sees leading AFL players from the Sydney Swans running through Sydney’s CBD dressed to impress
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Australian label Farage sees leading AFL players from the Sydney Swans running through Sydney’s CBD dressed to impress

Since its humble beginnings in 1998, Australian tailor Farage has gained a reputation for its cutting-edge tailoring and use of exquisite textiles, along with its fine service, quality and craftsmanship.

A very special president, John Malkovich a new prize, the fashion smart creation prize an exclusive DJ Set by the Synapson Duo
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A very special president, John Malkovich a new prize, the fashion smart creation prize an exclusive DJ Set by the Synapson Duo

A special ceremony followed this year by a new DJ set performed by French electropop duo SYNAPSON! Each year this exciting event, eagerly awaited by fashion industry professionals, singles out the most inventive and innovative creations from weavers and tanners exhibiting at the Premiere Vision Fabrics and Premiere Vision Leather shows.

BLOSSOM PREMIERE VISION: a growing, selective and ultra high-quality offer
World fashion

BLOSSOM PREMIERE VISION: a growing, selective and ultra high-quality offer

A year ago, the PREMIERE VISION group inaugurated BLOSSOM PREMI?RE VISION , a biannual trade show dedicated to first collections and designed for creative, luxury and high-end fashion brands. Last December, the success of the show's second edition confirmed the coherency and effectiveness of its underlying concept.

A fierce and feminine collection: ZARA LARSSON >< H&M
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A fierce and feminine collection: ZARA LARSSON >< H&M

H&M is thrilled to reveal its fashion collaboration with platinum-selling recording artist Zara Larsson. The capsule collection – inspired by the Swedish pop sensation’s style – features strong graphics and edgy streetwear pieces, and will be available globally in selected stores, as well as online, from 18 May.

Gandhum Autumn/Winter 2017-2018 collection
Menswear collections

Gandhum Autumn/Winter 2017-2018 collection

In 2014, Jas Gandhum formed his eponymous label, GANDHUM. The label originated from a desire to build a contemporary and sustainable menswear house with a rich heritage to London, the home of menswear.

Justin O'Shea launches own label
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Justin O'Shea launches own label

The launch of SSS World Corp marks O’Shea’s return to design following his departure from Brioni in October. Its runway debut will take place in Paris in June.

Kanye West released jewelry collection
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Kanye West released jewelry collection

For his first-ever jewelry line, Kanye West has teamed up with the most coveted jeweler of '90s hip-hop, Jacob Arabo. Dubbed Jacob the Jeweler by legends like LL Cool J, The Notorious B.I.G. and Jay Z, Arabo’s opulent and classic style was a no-brainer for the Yeezy collaboration.

Agi & Sam presented Fall/Winter 2017 collection during London Fashion Week Men's
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Agi & Sam presented Fall/Winter 2017 collection during London Fashion Week Men's

In partnership with The Woolmark Company, British label Agi & Sam presented a Merino wool-rich collection for the fall/winter 2017 season.

CND for Jeremy Scott Fall/Winter 2017
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CND for Jeremy Scott Fall/Winter 2017

CND, the pioneers of nail artistry at Fashion Week, teamed up with pop culture’s “most irreverent designer,” Jeremy Scott, to create a striking look for his Fall/Winter runway. Similar to many of the iconic figures featured throughout his latest collection, the custom nail style highlighted during the show was truly one of a kind.

Tom Ford Men's Underwear - the newest category for his brand
Underwear and Swimwear

Tom Ford Men's Underwear - the newest category for his brand

A week before, he revealed his new luxury watch partnership with Tom Kartsotis’ Bedrock Manufacturing Co., Ford and now he has revealed that he’s getting into underwear — men’s only to start. It will be done through a license with the Italian manufacturing firm Albisetti International.

Ruben O - the premium traveling tailor
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Ruben O - the premium traveling tailor

Ruben O is the brainchild of Ruben Opheide, tailor in heart and soul and fancier of all that relates to the British gentlemanship. Together with his mentor and renowned Belgian master tailor, the most refined suits, blazers, shirts and trousers are designed.

The key players in kids' fashion meet at the leading German trade show
Children's Suits

The key players in kids' fashion meet at the leading German trade show

The Supreme Group kicks off the order season 2017 – and the year of its tenth anniversary – with the 9th edition of Supreme Kids on January 27th through 29th at MTC World of fashion, House 1 in Munich.

COS Menswear - Autumn/Winter 2016 collection - style and comfort
Menswear collections

COS Menswear - Autumn/Winter 2016 collection - style and comfort

The swedish fashion label, COS, has unveiled their Fall/Winter 2016 men’s collection with a lookbook which reexamines function and style. Indeed, the brand stayed true to their main aesthetic, and present a collection with a clean approach to menswear, minimal cuts and a color palette inspired by the work of painter Lynette Yiadom Boakye.

Berluti appoints Haider Ackermann as Creative Director
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Berluti appoints Haider Ackermann as Creative Director

Berluti is pleased to announce the appointment of Haider Ackermann as Creative Director. The appointment is effective immediately and the designer will present his first collection during Paris Men’s Fashion Week in January 2017.

Brett Johnson Fall/Winter 2016 collection
Menswear collections

Brett Johnson Fall/Winter 2016 collection

This season, American designer Brett Johnson, founder and creative director of his eponymous brand, BRETT JOHNSON, explores the off-duty sartorial preferences of the world’s most iconic men in design and business. Professionally, these men are internationally renowned fixtures on the global, economic stage. Privately, these are modest individuals who prefer the seclusion of an isolated hideaway often lost in the wilds of the American West and always far away from the cacophony of their professional lives.

Sanford Panitch - Hollywood Executive launches men's fashion label
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Sanford Panitch - Hollywood Executive launches men's fashion label

Hollywood executive Sanford Panitch, the president of Columbia Pictures, is moonlighting as a men's fashion designer.

Best Mens' Fashion Brand - Pal Zileri label
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Best Mens' Fashion Brand - Pal Zileri label

Conceived by Cristiana Schieppati and organized by Crisalide Press in collaboration with Milan City Council, the Chi ? Chi Awards - now in their sixteenth year - opened the ball at the Milan fashion week, as has been the custom for the last sixteen years, with a ceremony at the Palazzo Marino in Milan.

Menswear looks from the collaboration of H&M and KENZO
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Menswear looks from the collaboration of H&M and KENZO

The KENZO x H&M lookbook features a key selection of looks from the designer collaboration and stars a diverse cast of talented, passionate and creative ambassadors, each of whom expresses their individuality and values with style.

Happy Birthday Celebrities: Karl Lagerfeld
Celebrity fashion

Happy Birthday Celebrities: Karl Lagerfeld

Karl Otto Lagerfeld is born on 10th of September 1933. He is a German fashion designer, artist, and photographer based in Paris. He is the head designer and creative director of the fashion house Chanel as well as the Italian house Fendi and his own fashion label. Over the decades, he has collaborated on a variety of fashion and art-related projects. He is well recognized around the world for his trademark white hair, black glasses, and high starched collars.

Ottavio Nuccio Gala at Couture Fashion Week
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Ottavio Nuccio Gala at Couture Fashion Week

Based in Italy, Ottavio Nuccio Gala is an exclusive menswear label specializing in the highest quality suits, tuxedos, and formal wear. The beautifully tailored fashions are sold in Italy, Spain, Hungary, Portugal, Russia and Greece as well as London.

Raf Simons is the new creative director of Calvin Klein
World fashion

Raf Simons is the new creative director of Calvin Klein

After months of rumors swirling, Calvin Klein has officially confirmed the hire of Raf Simons as its new chief creative officer. The brand announced the news in a statement shared on Facebook, detailing Simons new role at the American fashion brand.

David Hart - one of the successful young designers
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David Hart - one of the successful young designers

Born and raised in Annapolis, Maryland, David Hart began designing clothing at a young age. At seventeen, he received the Fashion Group International Scholarship Award and moved to New York City to study at the Fashion Institute of Technology. In 2004, he received his BFA in fashion design, with a specialization in evening wear and tailoring.

Popular custom tailors in Alabama
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Popular custom tailors in Alabama

We would like to introduce you, our new series of articles about tailors and more specifically about tailors from the different states in America.

Eton shirts Spring/Summer 2016 collection
Menswear collections

Eton shirts Spring/Summer 2016 collection

Spring/Summer 2016 marks a new chapter for Eton. We reveal an Eton that has gone through a renovation. The change can be seen in everything from the logo and labeling to interior and nonetheless, the collection.

Bugatti enters collaboration with LUISAVIAROMA
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Bugatti enters collaboration with LUISAVIAROMA

French luxury car brand Bugatti and LuisaViaRoma, one of the biggest international concept stores, have just signed an exclusive collaboration deal. From June 2016 and for the next two years, the Ettore Bugatti collection will be available to local and international clientèle both in the LuisaViaRoma store and on the Luisaviaroma.com website. LuisaViaRoma becomes the first place in Italy where shoppers can buy the clothing and accessories ranges of the Ettore Bugatti Collection, a lifestyle brand extension born in 2013 reflecting the spirit of the supercar firm.

Marni Autumn/Winter 2016 collection
Menswear collections

Marni Autumn/Winter 2016 collection

Marni is a fashion brand of its own kind. Born in 1994 as a family company which offers also Menswear and Accessories, in addition to lifestyle products like Jewelry, Eyewear, Children’s Wear and Fragrances.

Les Hommes Autumn/Winter 2016
Menswear collections

Les Hommes Autumn/Winter 2016

Under the LES HOMMES and LES HOMMES URBAN brand names, the company markets and distributes collections of men’s apparel, jeanswear, accessories and shoes.

Under the LES HOMMES and LES HOMMES URBAN brand names, the company markets and distributes collections of men’s apparel, jeanswear, accessories and shoes.

The 2nd edition of Prima Milano Unica and the Fall/Winter 2017-2018 trends
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The 2nd edition of Prima Milano Unica and the Fall/Winter 2017-2018 trends

Time for trend moods. Time for ideas. The FW 2017/18 Milano Unica trends were presented at “La Pelota” in Milan to exhibitors and fashion community.

Karen Woo for Peter Jackson menswear label
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Karen Woo for Peter Jackson menswear label

Fashion photographer Karen Woo shot the latest collection of the Peter Jackson label. In the campaign the main characters are SAM WITHERS and DAN HARRIS.

Corporate wear by Signature Clothing
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Corporate wear by Signature Clothing

After a long career in corporate management the Signature Clothing understand intimately your issues, frustrations and pain points trying to find a uniform.

DAKS Fall/Winter 2016 - the elegant sentiment of English eveningwear
Menswear collections

DAKS Fall/Winter 2016 - the elegant sentiment of English eveningwear

DAKS menswear collection took Milan Fashion Week once again as its main stage, for the Fall Winter 2016 season Creative Director Filippo Scuffi honored the label’s London heritage.

Pitti Uomo 90-special events’ line-up
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Pitti Uomo 90-special events’ line-up

This young Russian designer’s research combines the hard and tormenting aesthetic of post-Soviet youth culture in Russia with elegant notes of sportswear and artistic concepts that come from photography and movies.

Pitti Immagine launches a new TUTORSHIP project
Fashion design education

Pitti Immagine launches a new TUTORSHIP project

As of early January 2016, Pitti Immagine is expanding its field of action and investing even more tangibly in its role as a promoter of young talents in contemporary fashion. It has set up a new Tutorship Management Team, dedicated exclusively to helping, accompanying and managing designers in their business and professional careers.

Stella McCartney's new fragrance - Pop
Fragrances

Stella McCartney's new fragrance - Pop

“POP is a spirit. It’s about capturing and celebrating that very special and exciting time when you are finding yourself and coming into your own. It’s about freedom, and starting your life away from judgments or labels” – Stella McCartney.

Smart materials for better fashion & accessories
Sewing industry

Smart materials for better fashion & accessories

Okinawa was founded by its director, Michele Ruffin in the 1990s, and is located in the province of Padova, Italy. Okinawa has been supplying materials and technological processes of what we refer to as ‘ennoblement’ which is to say, the company uses are highly innovative, creative and exclusive, 100% made in Italy, applied materials and finishes that focuses on the world of leather.

DAKS - brand with history from United Kingdom
Menswear collections

DAKS - brand with history from United Kingdom

It was in 1894 that Simeon Simpson set up a business as a bespoke tailor in Middlesex Street in London when he was only 16 years old. Being at the centre of the garment trade, Middlesex Street was better known by its nickname “Petticoat Lane”.

Riccardo Tisci - Givenchy Creative Director
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Riccardo Tisci - Givenchy Creative Director

Riccardo Tisci is an Italian fashion designer, born in Taranto, Italy, in 1974. He is Creative Director for Givenchy Women's haute couture and ready-to-wear lines since 2005, and Menswear and accessories designer of the Givenchy Men's division since 2008.

Turnbull & Asser - quality bespoke suits from New York
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Turnbull & Asser - quality bespoke suits from New York

It is not just the physical craftsmanship behind a Turnbull & Asser shirt that makes each one so special - it is also the people behind the brand. Read on to find out about the figureheads of our design and production teams, and learn the century-long history behind T&A.

Italian Fashion: Pal Zileri
Menswear collections

Italian Fashion: Pal Zileri

Inspired by timeless Italian heritage and echoing the designs of new Creative Director MAURO RAVIZZA KRIEGER, Pal Zileri sews together traditional craftsmanship with avant-garde style and advanced techniques—a vision we call AVANT-CRAFT.

Kanye West is Most Stylish Man of 2015 according to GQ
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Kanye West is Most Stylish Man of 2015 according to GQ

West claims the Most Stylish Man title for the second year in a row, which makes sense—if there was ever a year dominated Kanye's personal style, it was 2015. From the debut of his Yeezy label at New York Fashion Week back in February to the rollout of Yeezy Boosts throughout the year that instantly sold out, West had a dominant hand in defining how men wanted to look in 2015.

PREMIÈRE VISION NEW YORK: a significant increase and diversification of the offer
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PREMIÈRE VISION NEW YORK: a significant increase and diversification of the offer

For its 32nd edition taking place this January 19th and 20th, Première Vision New York marks a new stage in its evolution. Already known for its premium offer of fabrics, accessories and textile designs, the show now broadens to include leather and manufacturing. The event, already the North American market leader, thus becomes a unique destination for buyers to develop collections, now bringing five activity sectors together under one roof.

Parsons The New School for Design to open a Making Center in 2016
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Parsons The New School for Design to open a Making Center in 2016

As you already know Parsons The New School for Design (New York) is one of the Top 30 Fashion schools in the USA. Its list of celebrity alumni includes: Donna Karan, Marc Jacobs, Tom Ford, Alexander Wang, Jason Wu and many more. The latest news around Parsons are that it is going to open a new Making Center next Fall with 35,000-square-foot space on two floors of the Sheila C. Johnson Design Center (SJDC).

The new Spring Summer 2016 collection by London knitwear label Ekaterina Kukhareva
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The new Spring Summer 2016 collection by London knitwear label Ekaterina Kukhareva

Tradition, heritage, experience and visually overwhelming and stunning imagery that Ekaterina comes across, form the basis for all her collections. Spring/Summer 2016 sees Ekaterina on her journey exploring folk inspired prints and patterns, which are reinterpreted in a way that is distinctive, authentic, true to her brand DNA and vision.

The Brand Muse Amanda Seyfried visiting Japan for SHISEIDO Clé de Peau Beauté Press Conference on New Products 2016 at the Palace Hotel Tokyo
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The Brand Muse Amanda Seyfried visiting Japan for SHISEIDO Clé de Peau Beauté Press Conference on New Products 2016 at the Palace Hotel Tokyo

The SHISEIDO Group held a press conference on new products for 2016 from its high prestige brand Clé de Peau Beauté (CPB) for Japanese and foreign press at the Palace Hotel Tokyo (Marunouchi, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo) on Friday, October 9, 2015. The brand muse, American actress Amanda Seyfried, visited Japan for the occasion and made her appearance on the stage. The new products released this time are the CPB brand’s core skincare items. They will be marketed in the spring of 2016 in 12 countries and regions around the world: Japan, China, Taiwan, South Korea, Malaysia, Thailand, Singapore, Vietnam, Indonesia, the United States, Canada, and Russia.

OKINAWA presents its new collection for Fall/Winter 2016-2017
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OKINAWA presents its new collection for Fall/Winter 2016-2017

Okinawa is based near Padova, Italy, and founded 30 years ago by Michele Ruffin. It has been renowned for its quality and creativity from the start, having always paid close attention to technological processes and materials for clothing, furnishing and accessories, focusing especially on the leather market.

Texas A&M & adidas Unveil New Special Edition Uniforms For Halloween
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Texas A&M & adidas Unveil New Special Edition Uniforms For Halloween

Texas A&M and adidas today unveiled the Aggie Nights Primeknit alternate football uniform, which will be worn by the Aggies exclusively on Halloween, Saturday, October 31st, versus South Carolina at Kyle Field. Developed in collaboration with Texas A&M Athletics, the new special edition uniform is at the forefront of design and innovation, providing players with the perfect blend of style and technology for elite performance.

adidas Originals - Tubular SS16 Performance at Paris Fashion Week
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adidas Originals - Tubular SS16 Performance at Paris Fashion Week

In the midst of the Paris men's fashion schedule, adidas Originals last night boldly launched four new styles from the progressive Tubular footwear series, inspired by early 90s running technology.

Mary Katrantzou x adidas Originals
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Mary Katrantzou x adidas Originals

With immersive graphics and electric colours, Mary Katrantzou’s designs speak with a bold, clear creative vision. For Season 2 of her partnership with streetwear giant adidas Originals, the designer looks back to 80’s workout and fitness imagery combined with sportswear paraphernalia to create abstract collages of figurative motifs. adidas Originals by Mary Katrantzou will be available in to shop online at www.marykatrantzou.com from July 2015 onwards.

Kanye West and adidas Originals: Introducing the YEEZY BOOST 350
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Kanye West and adidas Originals: Introducing the YEEZY BOOST 350

Launched this past February with an epic New York Fashion Week presentation, YEEZY Season 1 by Kanye West and adidas Originals ignited a global sensation with an unprecedented public live-stream and the subsequent release of the YEEZY BOOST, which immediately sold out in a worldwide frenzy of anticipation.

Kendall and Kylie Jenner at Topshop
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Kendall and Kylie Jenner at Topshop

Kendall and Kylie are taking over the world and taking over our wardrobes. Bringing a seriously unserious aesthetic, exclusive to Topshop, the sisters’ collection channels a simpleand vintage-inspired way to do LA style.

H&M debuts at Metropolitan Museum of Art Costume Institute Benefit 2015
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H&M debuts at Metropolitan Museum of Art Costume Institute Benefit 2015

Inspired by this year’s exhibition theme, “China: Through the Looking Glass”, H&M’s design team created one-of-a-kind looks in collaboration with each of its guests. The designs honour each individuals unique personal style and features intricate detailing such as hand done beading and embroideries, and design elements such as pleating inspired by the folds of a fan.

Steve J & Yoni P Fall-Winter 2015/2016 collection at Seoul Fashion Week
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Steve J & Yoni P Fall-Winter 2015/2016 collection at Seoul Fashion Week

South Korean designers Jeong Hyeok-seo (Steve J) and Pae Seung-yeon (Yoni P), presented their Fall-Winter 15/16 womenswear collection today during the Seoul Fashion Week (March 20-25, 2015). Both designers work together for their brand Steve J & Yoni P and have won a number of fashion awards, including Designer of the year Asia (2013).

H&M signs long-term partnership with international show jumpers Nicola and Olivier Philippaerts
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H&M signs long-term partnership with international show jumpers Nicola and Olivier Philippaerts

H&M is proud to announce it has signed a long-term partnership with the Belgian show jumpers Nicola and Olivier Philippaerts, currently ranked as 55 and 43 in the world.

Fall/Winter 2015 designer collaborations and nail designs from CND
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Fall/Winter 2015 designer collaborations and nail designs from CND

CND, the global leader in professional nail care, showcased three effortlessly cool nail designs tonight at Opening Ceremony’s Fall/Winter 2015 Show at Cheim & Read in New York City. Presented in a unique art gallery setting, the fashion collaboration was a celebration of the early works of legendary film director Spike Jonze, a long-time friend of Opening Ceremony.

VHK Fashion by Veselka Krachunova at Fashion Week Las Vegas
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VHK Fashion by Veselka Krachunova at Fashion Week Las Vegas

Bulgarian fashion designer Veselka Krachunova will present her label's latest collection during the 6th edition of Fashion Week Las Vegas (16-20 February 2015).

Astrid Andersen at London Collections: Men
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Astrid Andersen at London Collections: Men

Danish designer Astrid Andersen is a true innovator with a global following for her genre leading approach to premium sportswear. She presented her Fall-Winter 2015/2016 collection on Saturday (January 10, 2015) during the London Collections: Men.

Marni will be the guest menswear label at Pitti Immagine Uomo 87
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Marni will be the guest menswear label at Pitti Immagine Uomo 87

During Pitti Immagine Uomo 87, on January 15, 2015, the Italian fashion label Marni will present an exclusive fashion show for Pitti featuring the men's collection for the 2015/2016 Fall-Winter season.

Première Vision New York and Indigo New York show all the trends for Spring-Summer 2016
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Première Vision New York and Indigo New York show all the trends for Spring-Summer 2016

Make a date with Spring Summer 16 at New York’s Pier 92 next January 13 and 14. Following the roll-out of its new formula last July, the show is back with an even stronger offer in its 3 universes: fashion fabrics, accessories and textile & surface designs. A unique offer comprising 297 companies, up by 14% over January 2014. An event bringing together some of the best products selected by Première Vision from what the global textile world has to offer.

NEWLIFE™ by Sinterama
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NEWLIFE™ by Sinterama

Sinterama is European leader in the production of coloured polyester threads and yarns, born in 1968 in Biella (Italy). In over 40 years of development, Sinterama has built important partnerships with its clients, offering the most innovative solutions, investing in product research and giving collaboration and service the utmost attention. In line quality control, the automation of processes and the flexibility of production systems represent some of the company’s points of excellence and ensure the highest quality and production standards. At present, Sinterama produces a vast range or products able to satisfy any requirement for fabrics for automotive, furnishing, clothing and technical end uses.

ARENA is proud to present an exclusive collaboration with world champion Chad Le Clos
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ARENA is proud to present an exclusive collaboration with world champion Chad Le Clos

Olympic Gold medallist, Commonwealth champion and Arena Elite athlete, Chad Le Clos grew up in Durban, South Africa where he not only started competing in swimming competitions at age 7 but where he also discovered his ‘other’ passion: surfing. Durban is home to a thriving surfer community thanks to its consistent waves, regular swells and favourable wind conditions not to mention warm water temperatures year round. With this in mind it is no surprise that Le Clos, with his keen water instinct, was also drawn to the waves and is a good amateur surfer.

Celebrate the 20th Anniversary of the Salon du Chocolat in Paris
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Celebrate the 20th Anniversary of the Salon du Chocolat in Paris

For its 20th Anniversary, the Salon du Chocolat is presenting a fabulous retrospective of the 150 best designs that will be displayed in a dedicated exhibition, as well as an exclusive 'special anniversary collection'.

Canadian designer Christopher Bates moves to Milan
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Canadian designer Christopher Bates moves to Milan

'In my opinion, Canada has been the perfect incubator for my brand to grow and to figure out what works and what doesn't, and to get to a point where it's strong and then: 'What next?' I think for me, it's Europe for many reasons. I think that's a natural evolution for a Canadian designer to take', said Christopher Bates to CTV News Canada.

Flowers and bright colors for Spring-Summer 2015 by House of Holland
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Flowers and bright colors for Spring-Summer 2015 by House of Holland

House of Holland Girl is cool, confident and savvy and wear labels without letting them wear her.

Military style for Spring-Summer 2015 by Discovered
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Military style for Spring-Summer 2015 by Discovered

Discovered Spring-Summer 2015 collection features a combination of bold prints and more subtle, traditional pieces.

Sharp Dressed Man - Recycled suit program for men
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Sharp Dressed Man - Recycled suit program for men

Sharp Dressed Man was founded by the Baltimore Fashion Alliance in 2012 to support men re-entering the workforce - it collects gently worn suits & business attire and distributes them to men who are newly released from prison and trying to make a fresh start.

Lanificio Bottoli men's fabrics collection
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Lanificio Bottoli men's fabrics collection

Nowadays Lane Bottoli is one of the best-known manufacturers of cloth with the Made in Italy label.

Michael Stouyiannos and Andres Aquino will present their Fashion Show at Couture Fashion Week
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Michael Stouyiannos and Andres Aquino will present their Fashion Show at Couture Fashion Week

3-D entrepreneur Michael Stouyiannos and fashion show producer and designer Andres Aquino have joined forces to produce future couture fashion shows in 3-D, as well as the first mini-series of 3-D films, launching these projects in the global entertainment marketplace. Attendees at Couture Fashion Week in New York, September 5-7, 2014, will be able to experience a special presentation in 3D. The event will be held at the Crowne Plaza Times Square Manhattan, 1605 Broadway.

Cara Delevingne with her own collection for DKNY
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Cara Delevingne with her own collection for DKNY

A month ago, the supermodel Cara Delevingne, who just turned 22, announced an exciting collaboration with the DKNY brand and we are eager to see her line, which consists of 15 gorgeous models that reflect the sporty tomboy. After starring in four campaigns of the famous brand in the last two years, it was so natural that the supermodel is going to design her own line for this chic brand.

Dawn Sunflower by Dawn Nguyen at Couture Fashion Week
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Dawn Sunflower by Dawn Nguyen at Couture Fashion Week

Los Angeles-based designer Dawn Nguyen will present the latest collection for her Dawn Sunflower label at Couture Fashion Week New York at 8:00 pm on Sunday September 7, 2014 in the Broadway Ballroom of the Crowne Plaza Times Square Manhattan, 1605 Broadway, in the heart of the Big Apple.

Clothing and footwear manufacturers from Poland with a common label "Polish Fashion"
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Clothing and footwear manufacturers from Poland with a common label "Polish Fashion"

Domestic clothing and footwear manufacturers have decided to join forces to strengthen the image of Polish brands both at home and abroad. Companies participating in the programme "Polish Fashion" will start tagging their products with the common label since September.

Modefabriek Summer 2014 was held in Amsterdam
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Modefabriek Summer 2014 was held in Amsterdam

This year's Summer edition of Modefabriek was held on 13 & 14 July at the Amsterdam RAI.
Modefabriek is an innovative business-to-business trade show for labels in the middle and high segment of the fashion market, which value the uniqueness, quality and continuity with an individual vision of fashion.

Does 'Made in Europe' mean better conditions for garment workers?
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Does 'Made in Europe' mean better conditions for garment workers?

The report 'Stitched Up' (by Clean Clothes Campaign) reveals that worker exploitation, poverty wages, forced overtime and life-threatening conditions are spread not only in Asia but in Europe as well and that is an endemic in the global garment industry.

KaDeWe with 'Studio Italia - La Perfezione del Gusto' campaign
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KaDeWe with 'Studio Italia - La Perfezione del Gusto' campaign

For the next two months, the KaDeWe atrium will be transformed into a modern palazzo, presenting Italian labels with high quality standards and the sense of tradition that often guides family-run or artisan operations. On all floors, the premium store focuses on Italy - from fashion, accessories and beauty to home and gourmet.

KTZ Fall-Winter 2014/2015 menswear collection
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KTZ Fall-Winter 2014/2015 menswear collection

On January 8, 2014 during the London Fashion Week, Marjan Pejoski presented his occult collection full of runic graffiti. He said that his latest outing was born under the sign of the Four Aitches: Hindu, Himalaya, Holy, Hockey - Spiritual and secular, something old and something modern.

Spring-Summer 2014 collection by Tony Cohen
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Spring-Summer 2014 collection by Tony Cohen

The designer Tony Cohen showed his new Spring-Summer 2014 collection yesterday, 14 July 2013, during the 19th Amsterdam Fashion Week.
Cohen is born in Amsterdam, the Netherlands, and after working as a designer for several brands he established the label TONYCOHEN in 2005.
During this year's edition of Amsterdam Fashion Week, Tony Cohen is showing his collection for the fourth time on the catwalk.
His design line 2LOVETONYCOHEN (launched in 2010) is internationally very well received. It's a commercial collection for every moment of the day.

Men's fashion label Suitsupply with new Philadelphia location
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Men's fashion label Suitsupply with new Philadelphia location

Suitsupply is a men's fashion label, founded in Amsterdam by Fokke de Jong in 2000. It has 44 locations opened all over the world - from its home base in Amsterdam to London, New York and Chicago. Its last object was officially opened on April 25, 2013 in Philadelphia. It's placed at the 4,300-square-foot corner spot on 16th and Locust that was once a historic hotel. The slick two-story boutique has been revamped with shiny modern accents - like bright-red display tables, eye-popping graphic displays and illuminated built-in shelves that look like something out of an episode of The Jetsons.

R&B singer Rita Ora is the new face of Madonna`s
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R&B singer Rita Ora is the new face of Madonna`s "Material Girl" fashion line

Rita Ora, 22-year-old British singer of Albanian origin, signed contract for half million dollar with Madonna's fashion label 'Material Girl'. Madonna's daughter, Lourdes,has been a fan of Rita for a while and has been to many of her performance. So Lourdes persuaded her mum to see Ora. Rita jumped at the chance because she really likes the Queen Of Pop and also hopes it will help her crack the USA in the same way she has the UK.

Quality bespoke men's suit - an outfit you deserve!
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Quality bespoke men's suit - an outfit you deserve!

A luxury man suit is a symbol of status! A well-suited man radiates style, stability, self-confidence and influence. And when it comes to luxury menswear, wool makes the suit! 'Quality suits are like Ferraris, they're a piece of precision engineering,' says veteran menswear buyer and fashion consultant David Bush.

Haute Couture Spring-Summer 2013 collection of Christian Dior at Paris fashion week
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Haute Couture Spring-Summer 2013 collection of Christian Dior at Paris fashion week

The Haute Couture Spring-Summer 2013 collection of Christian Dior was presented during the Paris Fashion Week yesterday. This is the second collection by the Belgian designer Raf Simons for the famous French label. Instead on a traditional catwalk the defile was presented in a recreated garden in the Tuileries. The Belgian gardening firm Jacques Wirtz supplied the plants and design.

The luxury couture models had flowers and embroidery in abundance. A number of dresses were composed of two or three layers of tulle, with embroidery designed to create a three-dimensional effect.

Accessories for textile, industrial washing and dyeing from Optimum Ltd
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Accessories for textile, industrial washing and dyeing from Optimum Ltd

Textile Agency Optimum Ltd. already for 10 years is specializing in the supply of textile accessories, as well as in industrial washing and dyeing.

Textile Agency Optimum Ltd. also offers delivery of extremely high quality accessories for the textile industry: textile labels (jacquard), woven ribbons and laces, hangtags ....

Fashion trends for Spring-Summer 2013 from London Fashion Week
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Fashion trends for Spring-Summer 2013 from London Fashion Week

As London Fashion Week is over, we can now point some key fashion trends for Spring/Summer 2013 in the designer collections.

The combination of black and white is still favourite to most of the designers, but in some collections they combine also with the trendy blue and gray. The combinations are in geometric forms, for example in the models of Antonio Berardi and Peter Pilotto or florals in the collection of the brand Unique.

World's oldest supermodel Carmen Dell'Orefice to the catwalk at New York Fashion Week
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World's oldest supermodel Carmen Dell'Orefice to the catwalk at New York Fashion Week

The 81-year-old supermodel Carmen Dell'Orefice took to the catwalk twice in one day at Mercedes-Benz New York Fashion Week.

The New Yorker, who is known within the fashion industry for being the world's oldest working model, looked effortlessly chic as she showcased two contrasting ensembles, wrote Daily Mail.

Farrell - the fashion label of Robbie Williams to appear in Selfridges
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Farrell - the fashion label of Robbie Williams to appear in Selfridges

Robbie Williams' fashion label Farrell has been snapped up by British luxury department store Selfridges after the shop was attracted by the brand's "heritage look".

The British high end retailer has become the first luxury department store to purchase the Take That singer's clothing line - which is named after his grandfather, Jack Farrell - after being attracted by its "clear brand ethos" and "heritage look".

Stella McCartney officially launching her Olympic collection
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Stella McCartney officially launching her Olympic collection

Adidas and Stella McCartney officially launching The Kit - exclusive Olympic collection designed specially for Team GB. The collection design is inspired by the British flag. “The first place to start on a project like this is to look at the Union flag. For me it’s one of the most beautiful flags in the world and it was important for me to stay true to that iconic design but also to modernise it and present it in a contemporary way", says Stella. She has accounted for everything, right down to the smallest of details.

Charlotte Casiraghi has collaborated again with Gucci
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Charlotte Casiraghi has collaborated again with Gucci

Gucci has announced that it will be continuing its collaboration with Charlotte Casiraghi - equestrian show jumper and granddaughter of Princess Grace of Monaco. Gucci Creative Director Frida Giannini designed a riding line exclusively for Miss Casiraghi.

Gisele Bundchen became the new face of Givenchy
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Gisele Bundchen became the new face of Givenchy

Gisele Bundchen, Forbes' top earning model for the seventh year in a row, is Givenchy's new face. She has stolen the coveted French label from the supermodel Mariacarla Boscono.

Gisele stars alongside two male models - Chris Moore and Simone Nobili in "a love story between a surfer and a mermaid" in a gothic, beach-set spread.

Lady Gaga's by Polaroid Grey Label to be launched first at MIDO in Italy
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Lady Gaga's by Polaroid Grey Label to be launched first at MIDO in Italy

Lady Gaga's by Polaroid Grey Label products are finally ready to be discovered in WORLDWIDE EXCLUSIVE at MIDO, leading Eyewear fair scheduled in MILAN, March 4th to 6th, 2011! Eyewear insiders will be able to touch exclusive GL20 CAMERA GLASSES and learn about theire latest technology first at MIDO, waiting for them to be available to purchase starting from May 2011, as well as other two Grey Label kids like GL10 Istant Mobile Printer (with retail price around 150 US dollars) and GL30 Instant Digital Camera.

Jason Wo lunching a limited nail lacquers collection
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Jason Wo lunching a limited nail lacquers collection

The 27 year old New York based designer Jason Wu, who is best known for outfitting First Lady Michelle Obama, has collaborated with CND on a limited edition nail lacquers - Jason Wu Collection.

Four colors are featured in the collection: Miss Wu – an ashen matte grey that is Wu’s signature color, Brigitte – a gentle pink named after Brigitte Bardot, Veronica – a blood red named after bombshell Veronica Lake and...

Angelina Jolie to design jewelry line
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Angelina Jolie to design jewelry line

Actress Angelina Jolie will be designing new jewelry line.

Jolie has teamed up with Robert Procop to create her very own line of high-end jewelry, called "Exceptional Jewels.

Angelina has worn several pieces from the jewelry line in recent months, including the black and rose gold necklace...

Gap unveiled an exclusive 7-piece collection designed by Italian fashion house Valentino
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Gap unveiled an exclusive 7-piece collection designed by Italian fashion house Valentino

As shoppers were feasting in the highly anticipated Lanvin for H&M launch yesterday, another well-known chain appears to have caught on to the raging success of the designer/high street collaboration.

Yesterday Gap unveiled an exclusive seven-piece capsule collection designed by Italian fashion house Valentino, which was launched to celebrate the opening of Gap's first Italian store last week in Milan.

Kenzo created a luxurious line of cell phone accessories
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Kenzo created a luxurious line of cell phone accessories

Storied Japanese label Kenzo is the latest high-end retailer to launch a line of stylish phone accessories, following in the footsteps of Louis Vuitton, Burberry, Gucci and Hermès. As fashionistas increasingly demand designer cases for their iPhones and BlackBerries, luxury houses are cashing in on the trend.

ModeLabs, a French manufacturer and distributor of mobile phones and related accessories with operations in France, China, Hong Kong, Italy, the UK and US, is partnering with Kenzo to manufacture a line of chic yet affordable phone cases that will debut this December.

Swarovski announces collaborations with 13 international designers for Spring/Summer2011
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Swarovski announces collaborations with 13 international designers for Spring/Summer2011

Swarovski will bring their unique sparkle to the collections of 13 designers during Fashion Week in London, New York and Paris next month.

The company continues to support both internationally recognized and emerging designers for Spring/Summer 2011 Fashion Weeks.

Swarovski has collaborated with leading designers to produce iconic moments in Fashion history for more than 10 years. Such designers have included Christopher Kane and Alexander McQueen.

Gentleness and finesse in the childrens spring-summer collections from France
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Gentleness and finesse in the childrens spring-summer collections from France

Fabrics predisposing to gentleness and freshness of the silhouettes, elegance in design and appliqués – that are briefly the trends in children's fashion for the Spring-Summer season 2010 from the French fashion labels 3 Pommes, Jean Bourget and Absorba

Leading place in the girls' fashion take tunics, dresses, blouses with flowers and appliqués and skirts with veils.

Polo Ralph Lauren opened the first boutique of the brand in Bulgaria
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Polo Ralph Lauren opened the first boutique of the brand in Bulgaria

For the connoisseurs of luxury, fashion house Agressia gave new look to one of its boutiques in Sofia and brought the influence of American luxury in terms of male fashion in Bulgaria.

The elegant boutique, located on 60 Alabin str., is now the official representative of "Polo Ralph Lauren - Blue Label" - American fashion designer Ralph Lauren's luxury lifestyle brand.

Healthy dose of fun back to New York fashion week
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Healthy dose of fun back to New York fashion week

Y-3 is on the run from the gloom and doom of the world. Armed with tongue-in-cheek humor, splashes of bright color, and intriguing aesthetic contrasts, the label's Autumn/Winter 2010-11 collection brought a healthy dose of fun back to the runway. Presented on Sunday, February 14th, as part of New York fashion week, the show sought an escapist route to the future of sport style.

Y-3 has always melded technology with tradition, and never has that been more apparent. For Fall, the label known for sport elegance took inspiration from bespoke English tailoring, reinterpreting classic shapes in futuristic materials, or alternately, classic materials in futuristic shapes. Front-row guests included Ciara, Justin Theroux, Alison Brie, Terry Richardson, and Tallulah Harlech.

Collections Premieres Duesseldorf fashion fair began
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Collections Premieres Duesseldorf fashion fair began

In Duesseldorf, Germany began the fashion fair Collections Premieres Duesseldorf (CPD) and it will take place from 7th to 9th February.

Start your voyage of discovery into the world of fashion with over 1,010 collections and 22 fashion shows: Sparkling diversity, extensive choice, talented young designers. The 2010/11 Winter season in all its exciting facets.

Discover international collections and new labels from Great Britain, Germany, Austria, Poland, Finland, the Netherlands, Macedonia, Greece, Italy, Turkey, Ireland, Switzerland, Russia, the USA and many others.

Secrets de Rose by Les Parfums de Rosine
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Secrets de Rose by Les Parfums de Rosine

Les Parfums de Rosine will present the new feminine fragrance, named Secrets de Rose. It is created of floral notes and amber and inspired by rare flower - black rose.

The perfume incorporates plum, orange, rose, saffron, liquorice, magnolia, ylang ylang, rose absolute, jasmine, cumin, sandalwood, amber, labdanum, musk and moss.

This fragrance will be available as 50 and 100ml edp.

 Lindsay Lohan has been appointed artistic adviser for House of Emanuel Ungaro
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Lindsay Lohan has been appointed artistic adviser for House of Emanuel Ungaro

The 'Mean Girls' actress - who already has her own range of leggings and fake tan - will work alongside Spanish designer Estrella Archs for the French fashion house and will be giving her own input on designs and styles.

Of her new role, Lindsay said: "I kind of oversee everything Archs does, while working with her. Different generations have different ideas."

The 23-year-old star also added she is confident of taking Ungaro to a "younger place" with a harder fashion edge.

House of Emanuel Ungaro will reportedly announce Esteban Cortazar is leaving the label
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House of Emanuel Ungaro will reportedly announce Esteban Cortazar is leaving the label

After weeks of speculation, the French fashion house and head designer have decided to part ways, according to WWD.

Further details of the change - said to have been made by "mutual agreement" - are yet to be released, and the person who will take over from Esteban has not been named.

The head designer - who joined the label in 2007 aged 23 - was said to be unhappy with the direction the fashion house was taking in recent months.

Amy Winehouse designing for PPQ
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Amy Winehouse designing for PPQ

Karl Lagerfeld called Amy his muse and Roberto Cavalli went crazy for her, Jonathan Kelsey designed the ‘Amy’ shoe in her honour.

And now she is a new fashion designer!

The British singer Amy Winehouse will make her own range of clothes for PPQ- popular London label.

Spring 2009 with Markam Fashion
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Spring 2009 with Markam Fashion

With its traditional participations and successes at the fashion forums in Europe in the past few years, such as „Collection Premiere” in Dusseldorf, “Collection Premiere” in Moscow, “Fashion Premiere” in Salzburg, “Order start” – Vienna, “Styl” – Brno, “Showroom”- Amsterdam, “CIFF” – Copenhagen, etc., Markam becomes more and more famous as a leader in the segment of the luxurious lady’s clothing. As a winner of the most prestigious awards of the Fashion Academy - Golden Mercury – 2006, for fashion business and high quality in the production of clothing and of Golden needle – 2008 for Fashion house of the year, Markam is in line for presentation at the fashion show „We are Europe” during “Fashion week” in Tokyo, Japan, in the end of March with the newest collection – Fall-Winter 2009/2010.

Bulgaria welcomes the official brand of the fashion channel FASHION TV - I LOVE FASHION
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Bulgaria welcomes the official brand of the fashion channel FASHION TV - I LOVE FASHION

I LOVE FASHION, the official brand of the fashion channel FASHION TV, sets foot on the Bulgarian market.

The fashion label I LOVE FASHION is made by famous designers all over the world. Plovdiv is the first Bulgarian city, where a shop of FASHION TV will be opened with clothes of I LOVE FASHION. It will be in the newly built trade center Mall Plovdiv - 8 Perushtica Str. The official opening will be on 19 March.

The collection Spring/Summer of I LOVE FASHION turns every lady to the diamond of the evening. The clothes are playful and provoking.

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