Thursday, 27 April 2017

Kering and Silicon Valley find a good fit in sustainable fashion - GreenBiz


GreenBiz

Kering and Silicon Valley find a good fit in sustainable fashion
GreenBiz
An iconic Gucci bag is coveted by many who follow fashion trends. But a compostable purse made of mushrooms and dyed using regenerative microorganisms? That's an unusual look. Such items soon may come to mainstream stores near you. The new Plug ...



Johnny Miller's bold fashion claim to fame - GolfDigest.com


GolfDigest.com

Johnny Miller's bold fashion claim to fame
GolfDigest.com
Augusta National AUGUSTA, GA - APRIL 1970s: Johnny Miller swings during a 1970s Masters Tournament at Augusta National Golf Club in Augusta, Georgia. (Photo by Augusta National/Getty Images). The white belt is golf's most polarizing piece of fashion.



Is Fashion Experiencing Its Own PC Backlash? - Forbes


Forbes

Is Fashion Experiencing Its Own PC Backlash?
Forbes
Three days ago, when Stefano Gabbana (of Dolce & Gabbana) posted an illustration by the artist Jumpei Kawamura of a hand holding a Fall '17 Dolce & Gabbana runway shoe on Instagram, the comments were largely positive. The sneaker is an on-trend ...

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Wednesday, 26 April 2017

Hong Kong's largest fashion sourcing show opens today - PR Newswire (press release)


Hong Kong's largest fashion sourcing show opens today
PR Newswire (press release)
HONG KONG, April 27, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Global Sources (NASDAQ: GSOL) opened the largest fashion sourcing show in Hong Kong today at AsiaWorld-Expo. Running through April 30, attendees can conveniently source from more than 1,700 booths of ...

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Flat-pack fashion: Ikea takes swipe at Balenciaga's $2150 shopping bag - The Guardian


The Guardian

Flat-pack fashion: Ikea takes swipe at Balenciaga's $2150 shopping bag
The Guardian
Remember the last time you lugged a bag of stuff around Ikea? Remember how your back strained, how the scratchy handles tore at the skin on your palms and turned your fingers blue? Well here's some interesting news from the world of fashion: that ...

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Fashion retailer Boohoo nearly doubles profit after celebrity Instagram tie-ups - The Guardian


The Guardian

Fashion retailer Boohoo nearly doubles profit after celebrity Instagram tie-ups
The Guardian
Boohoo, the online fashion retailer with an army of 16 to 24-year-old fans, has nearly doubled its profits, helped by paying celebrities and other “influencers” to promote its products on Instagram. The Manchester-based company, which has turned its ...
Boohoo's soaring profit shows how fast fashion looks unencumbered by brick-and-mortar storesQuartz
Boohoo online fashion retailer sees its profits double - BBC NewsBBC News
'Momentous year' for boohoo as fashion site's profits soar 97% to nearly £31mBusiness Reporter
This is Money -RTE.ie
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Trump's 'Buy American' Push Ruffles Some Fashion Feathers - New York Times


New York Times

Trump's 'Buy American' Push Ruffles Some Fashion Feathers
New York Times
“Politics has become extremely contentious and polarizing in this country, and we don't want our brand caught in the political crossfire,” said Jacob Hurwitz, a founder of American Trench, a maker of fashion-forward outerwear and hosiery in ...

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