Grabble, the mobile shopping app described as the ‘Tinder for fashion’, has secured 1.2 million pounds of funding to assist in strengthening its platform and expansion into the US and Asia. Backers include chairman of Skimlinks Alex Hoye, founder of Miroma Venture Marc Boyan, who previously invested […]

PVC, foam pyramids and paisley prints were laid side by side in Mary Katrantzou's new collection shown at London Fashion Week on Sunday, on brightly coloured, richly textured dresses, trousers and coats. The Greek designer took as her inspiration the concept of horror vacui -- the fear of empty spaces, […]

Hollywood's A-list actresses oozed old-school elegance in white and glittering silver on the Oscars red carpet Sunday, even as rain tumbled down on Tinseltown's top fashion parade. Beyond the icy color palette, another trend for the ladies was lots of pearls and beads. Many of the gowns seen on the […]

British avant-garde designer Gareth Pugh sent a model army down the London catwalk Saturday, equipping them with leather armour, sweeping black gowns and Roman centurion-style headpieces to mark his label's 10th anniversary. The models' faces were painted white with red crosses, the flag of England's […]

Julien Macdonald took his inspiration from Britain's Crown Jewels for his London Fashion Week show on Saturday, mixing intense colours with metallics on the signature sexy gowns that have made him a red carpet favorite. In the spectacular surroundings of the Foreign Office, the British designer showed […]

This London Fashion Week the British Council alongside the British Fashion Council have installed the International Fashion Showcase, now in its fourth year. The initiative aims to celebrate emerging designers from around the world. The BFC extends the invitation to a curated selection of designers […]

The General Post Office, also known as the Moynihan Station, is said to be the new location for IMG's New York Fashion Week come September. At least, according to Fashion Week Daily. The 1.4 million square foot area, located on W.33rd Street, was built in 1912 by McKim, Mead & White and was designated […]

The catwalk circus of women's wear has come to an end in New York, otherwise known as the Big Apple, where most of the industry's commercial trends for the next season to come are born. Although most designers are not afraid to be more experimental in New York, they tend to lean towards presenting collections […]

The fusion between sport and fashion has been happening for a while now: while sport collections are becoming increasingly fashionable, fashion almost cannot do without function any more. Structural problems that still divide both worlds and they are turning out to be persistent. "We are still completely […]

UPDATE London Fashion Week opened Friday on a sombre note, as Kanye West and Victoria Beckham joined some of the leading lights of the British industry at a memorial to inspirational tutor Louise Wilson. In honour of Wilson's passion for riding, a model wearing a black top hat, veil, jacket and trailing […]

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