It’s a message arriving from sources as varied as Stylus, whose recent Decoded Futures summit in New York questioned our obsession with that most cash-poor demographic, to the United Nations which released a report this year stating that the population of all countries is expected to rise over the coming […]

Prada apologized for its offensive design. The Italian luxury brand was under fire from countless shoppers and social media users after a Facebook post calling out a racist product went viral on Thursday evening. The product in question, an animal charm made to look like a monkey with large lips, is […]

Lululemon’s shoppers can’t be tricked. Scammers posed as the popular athleticwear brand in a false brand ambassador scheme posted on social media this week. A post created by an Instagram account called “Lulurecruitment” spread a fake promotion calling for brand ambassadors in exchange for free products. […]

Luxury is shifting its focus from material wealth to a new appreciation - and appetite - for the experiential. A global report published by Euromonitor says mindfulness is the new luxury, with millennials driving spending on experiences, rather than personal goods. Global luxury performance There is […]

Trendstop gives FashionUnited readers an insider's guide to the Spring/Summer 2020 edition of Denim by Premiere Vision. Trendstop's denim experts bring you a first look at the key mills producing the latest innovations, fabrications, colour and surface designs seen at the SS20 Denim by Premiere Vision […]

INTERVIEWIf you are looking for a label to watch in 2019, make it Anine Bing, the eponymous label from the LA-based influencer-turned-designer, has grown from an initial collection in 2012, consisting of just 15 pieces to a global brand in six years with flagship stores located in Los Angeles, New York, […]

Online giant Amazon has teamed up with New Jersey police this Christmas season to catch would-be parcel thieves in the act. Police in Jersey City are installing doorbell cameras and GPs-fitted dummy parcels offered by Amazon for the sting operation. According to Jersey City Police, the operation has […]

The sudden departure of Yiqing Yin from Poiret caught many by surprise. She was hired this year in Feburary to revive the iconic house Poiret after its 90 years of hibernation. Poiret made its mark in fashion history by relieving women from the confines of the corest by introcing new silhouettes. Its […]

In her workshop in a Moscow attic, Maria Andrianova is using a sewing technique she learnt from elderly women in the forested Karelia region of northwestern Russia. "For me, sewing is a way to learn about my origins," said the 31-year-old designer. She describes her "Masha Andrianova" fashion line as […]

The fashion supply chain just got smaller. New York-based collaboration and production platform CALA has just launched an all-in-one collaboration tool intended for use within the fashion production industry. The first of its kind, the tool connects a user-friendly design interface with a curated production […]

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