Size inclusivity has yet to make waves in activewear

SIZE INCLUSIVITY HAS YET TO MAKE WAVES IN ACTIVEWEAR

Size inclusivity in womenswear apparel is expanding, yet the growing activewear sector still seems to be behind the curve, despite...

BRAND LOYALTY IS MAINLY BASED IN CUSTOMER EXPERIENCE

Brand loyalty is only as good as your last customer experience, according to a report conducted by the Sitel Group. Analysts have already...

 
 
 
Stan Smith gets lifelong deal with Adidas

STAN SMITH GETS LIFELONG DEAL WITH ADIDAS

Karl Lagerfeld isn't the only person in the business who has a fashion contract for life. Stan Smith has signed a lucrative deal with...

‘The store of the future': Inside Tommy Hilfiger's Amsterdam store

‘THE STORE OF THE FUTURE': INSIDE TOMMY HILFIGER'S AMSTERDAM STORE

Tommy Hilfiger is changing the way it does retail. With floor-to-ceiling interactive monitors, personalised embroidery stations and...

 
 
 
Virgil Abloh joins Evian as creative adviser

VIRGIL ABLOH JOINS EVIAN AS CREATIVE ADVISER

Virgil Abloh, creative director of his own line, Off-White, and menswear director of Louis Vuitton, is still everyone's man of the...

Interview: Jean-Claude Jitrois on the past, present and future of leather

INTERVIEW: JEAN-CLAUDE JITROIS ON THE PAST, PRESENT AND FUTURE OF LEATHER

INTERVIEWLeather has defined Jean-Claude Jitrois' career. Worn by the likes of Brigitte Bardot, Elton John, Cher, Yoko Ono and Stéphanie...

 
 
 

KERING ADVOCATES FOR REGENERATIVE AGRICULTURE IN SUPPLY CHAIN

Kering is working towards advancing its sustainable measures. The global luxury group, which encompasses brands including Gucci, Saint Laurent...

FARFETCH ADDS VISUAL SEARCH FEATURE TO ENHANCE EXPERIENCE

Farfetch has launched a visual search feature called See It, Snap It, Shop It. With the in-app tool, shoppers can upload an image of...

 
 
 
H&M opens more stores, but profits dwindle

H&M OPENS MORE STORES, BUT PROFITS DWINDLE

2018 has been an eventful year for the H&M Group. While the conglomerate had a rough start with a profit drop of almost 60 percent...

UPDATE: FUR NOT INCLUDED IN CHANEL'S BAN OF EXOTIC SKINS

Unlike previously reported , French luxury house Chanel is not banning fur from its future apparel collections. Earlier this week,...

 
 
 
Fashion in the news: the power of yellow vests

FASHION IN THE NEWS: THE POWER OF YELLOW VESTS

Every Friday, FashionUnited selects the most interesting reads about the fashion industry published across US and international news...

New concierge service supports small retailers opening in London's West End

NEW CONCIERGE SERVICE SUPPORTS SMALL RETAILERS OPENING IN LONDON'S WEST END

While London remains one of the most expensive cities and real estate locations in the world, it must do all it can to attract smaller...

 
 
 
Macy's exiting the Chinese market

MACY'S EXITING THE CHINESE MARKET

Macy's is withdrawing from China completely by the end of this year. After shutting down its Shanghai store in 2015 and taking down...

Chanel's exotic skin ban was a practical decision, but with consequences

CHANEL'S EXOTIC SKIN BAN WAS A PRACTICAL DECISION, BUT WITH CONSEQUENCES

Not everyone heralded Chanel's decision to ban exotic skin from its future collections. An Op-Ed by several Chairs of the International...

 
 
 
Navabi takes on Victoria's Secret

NAVABI TAKES ON VICTORIA'S SECRET

In what has now become a viral campaign, premium plus size retailer Navabi has tackled lingerie brand Victoria's Secret. Outraged by...

GLOSSIER PRESIDENT HENRY DAVIS STEPS DOWN

Glossier is now out of a president and chief financial officer. The direct-to-consumer beauty brand's president, Henry Davis, decided...

 
 
 
John Varvatos opens first store in Dubai

JOHN VARVATOS OPENS FIRST STORE IN DUBAI

Internationally renowned designer John Varvatos, known for his rock 'n' roll luxury sensibilities, has debuted his brand's first store...

ONLINE SCAMMERS USING NAMES OF TOP FASHION BRANDS TO FOOL VICTIMS

Fashion brands such as Adidas, Nike, Ray-Ban, Canada Goose and Ted Baker are being used by scammers to lure unsuspecting online shoppers...

 
 
 
Bright shade of coral is Pantone's Color of the Year 2019

BRIGHT SHADE OF CORAL IS PANTONE'S COLOR OF THE YEAR 2019

NYC - Living Coral. That's the name of the color Pantone predicts will be seen everywhere in 2019. Defined by the company as “an animating...

Vivienne Westwood and Burberry launch collaborative collection

VIVIENNE WESTWOOD AND BURBERRY LAUNCH COLLABORATIVE COLLECTION

Burberry and Vivienne Westwood have finally unveiled their collaborative collection. Available online on Burberry's website and select...

 
 
 



Meghan Markle Loses Second Close Staff Member - But Not Because She's...

Meghan Markle Loses Second Close Staff Member - But Not Because She's ‘Difficult'

Early last month, Duchess of Sussex Meghan Markle's personal assistant Melissa Toubati quit her job after only six months working for the royal family. Now, just about a month... Read more ...

Hailey Baldwin Hilariously Stumped By Justin Bieber-Themed Lie Detector Question

Hailey Baldwin Hilariously Stumped By Justin Bieber-Themed Lie Detector Question

Better brush up on those answers, girl! In a recent episode of Carpool Karaoke, the new Mrs. Justin Bieber, Hailey Baldwin, and close pal, Kendall Jenner, got up to a lot of... Read more ...

Alla Carta Magazine

Alla Carta Magazine

Alla Carta Magazine November 2018 Cover Read more ...

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Advent Calendar Day 9: Meguru Yamaguchi 'OUT OF BOUNDS NO.93' Painting

Advent Calendar Day 9: Meguru Yamaguchi 'OUT OF BOUNDS NO.93' Painting

Meguru Yamaguchi is a Brooklyn-based artist known for his sprawling sculptural paintings of brushstrokes. The Japanese creative calls his signature technique “Cut & Paste.” The... Read more ...

Advent Calendar Day 9: JW Anderson x Converse Chuck 70 "Toy"

Advent Calendar Day 9: JW Anderson x Converse Chuck 70 "Toy"

Things get bold and bright with our latest entry, the JW Anderson x Converse Chuck 70 "Toy." The collection's “Mountain View/Jolly-Heron” colorway continues this year's Advent... Read more ...

Vogue Italia

Vogue Italia

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Nike Takes the Air Max 95 to the Carnival

Nike Takes the Air Max 95 to the Carnival

Nike has another bold Air Max 95 colorway in the pipeline, this time drawing inspiration from the playful colors and patterns of the carnival. This Air Max 95 Essential... Read more ...

Nike's Air Max 95 Essential Gets a Multi-Textile Black & Orange Scheme

Nike's Air Max 95 Essential Gets a Multi-Textile Black & Orange Scheme

Following the release of a Carhartt WIP collaboration , Nike 's Air Max 95 refreshes in another patterned colorway featuring a multi-textile black and orange upper. This bold... Read more ...

Harper's Bazaar Kazakhstan

Harper's Bazaar Kazakhstan

Harper's Bazaar Kazakhstan December 2018 Cover Read more ...