Raf Simons took the entire industry by surprise last night following the announcement of his impending departure from iconic fashion house Christian Dior. Following his three year tenure at the creative helm of the French label, the Belgium designer chose not to extend his contract due to personal reasons. […]

London - Maison Margiela has produced four womenswear collections since the appointment of John Galliano last October and will soon see menswear under Galliano's direction. In a new interview for WWD, Renzo Rosso, president of the parent company of Margiela, discusses how the house has changed since […]

Alexander Bolen, Oscar de la Renta's chief executive officer, in an interview with WWD, has announced that the brand will amping up their footwear and handbag offerings. That is, if he has his way. Bolen, who is married to Oscar de la Renta's step daughter Eliza, was the one who originally told de la […]

Apple and WME/IMG are bidding for something a lot of fashionistas have longed for, a TV channel devoted entirely to fashion. This, Made2Measure debuted exclusively on Apple TV, proving Apple continues to be the number one tech brand in fashion. Between brands like Marc by Marc Jacobs and Play Comme […]

New York - Riccardo Tisci is consistently proving to be the best thing to happen to Givenchy, given the amount of celebrities wearing his designs on the red carpet and the pr dream that was their NYFW runway show in September. Givenchy is a force to be reckoned with in the luxury market, but they are […]

The Trendstop trend experts have been hard at work analysing every new print and pattern innovation to come out of the Spring/Summer 2016 catwalks, distilling their findings into an essential roundup of the strongest surface directions for new season women's fashion. Fresh from runway shows of leading […]

By now, logging on to Facebook will tell you that social media and shopping goes hand in hand given the variety of advertisements in everyones sidebar. It can be argued that Facebook essentially owns the world, so, of course they were going to make sure they would have their hands in the mobile and […]

After a month filled with fashion shows, launches and parties where designers showed what the rest of the world will be wearing next spring and summer, a certain sense of calmness has returned to the streets of New York, London, Milan and Paris. With all the photographers, designers and models having […]

Most fashion designers try to stand out from the crowd by developing their own individual niche. Takafumi Tsuruta wants to appeal to everybody, especially those fashion often forgets. His show Tuesday on the second day of Tokyo Fashion Week featured models from all different walks of life -- throwing […]

OPINIONThe fashion industry has been struggling to reach an accord regarding its use of fur for decades. Whilst members of the international fur trade remain adamant that fur and angora are natural and sustainable materials which support an international industry employing over a million people, animal […]

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