Instagram has introduced a new ‘checkout’ feature that allows customers to buy items directly within the app. The new feature, which is currently in closed beta for businesses and available to people in the US, is being trialled by more than 20 big name brands, including Adidas, Burberry, H&M, Prada […]

Skechers has been recognized as the "Children’s Brand of the Year" at the 2019 Footwear Industry Awards. The awards ceremony, held by Footwear Today Magazine's publisher Datateam Business Media, celebrates brands, retailers and professionals influencing the footwear market. The median-priced footwear […]

IN PICTURES In a tent in Dubai surrounded by fire-breathers and circus performers, Dior unveiled a 15-piece capsule collection that dug into the house's archive to honour the woman of today. Italian designer Maria Grazia Chiuri, the first woman to lead the legendary French label, and her hallmark feminism […]

French fashion and lifestyle brand Lacoste is paying tribute to artist Keith Haring with a new collection of apparel and accessories for women, men and children featuring his pop-infused designs. Launching on March 27, the Keith Haring collection will feature his Pop Art and graffiti-like designs including […]

Gucci has announced a new initiative to bolster inclusivity with a new fund. The Kering-owned brand has launched Gucci Changemakers, a global program that supports industry change and fosters unity through community action. The news follows an earlier announcement of a long-term diversity and inclusion […]

Trendstop gives FashionUnited readers a first look at three top trends spotted at the international Fashion Week events. Trendstop's street style team have been out and about at the latest Fashion Week extravaganzas, identifying the key looks adorning fashionistas and industry influencers attending […]

America’s leading shapewear brand Maidenform, owned by HanesBrands, has teamed up with Lycra for its new ‘Magic Slimming’ collection that features the targeted support of Lycra FitSense technology. The shapewear collection has been designed to offer a targeted, slimming profile without the need for […]

Avid kite surfer and scuba diver, Zak Johnson, has launched a new line of British-made luxury swimwear for men made from recycled ocean plastic. Johnson states that seeing first-hand the devastation that plastic contamination is causing to the ocean’s ecosystem drove him to launch a swimwear line of […]

Giorgio Armani will present his first cruise collection in Tokyo in May. The Italian fashion company, which is sole ownership of Mr. Armani, will unveil its latest cruise collection on May 24th, which coincides with the reopening of the brand's Japanese flagship store in the Armani/Ginza Tower. This […]

Louis Vuitton has decided not to produce any item that “directly features Michael Jackson elements” in the wake of Leaving Neverland, the HBO documentary aired earlier this month. The film features claims by Wade Robson and James Safechuck that Jackson sexually abused them when they were children. The […]

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