H&M will soon sell external brands Sep 17

H&M will soon sell external brands

Swedish fashion giant H&M is testing a new sales concept of selling external brands and products. The new strategy is for the core brand Hennes & Mauritz itself and is also a step towards direct competition with online retailers such as Zalando and ASOS, who have always claimed a...

Model Of the Week: Madison Weik Sep 16

Model Of the Week: Madison Weik

Each week, we take the time to highlight one of our favorite emerging models. Last week, we profiled Johanna Schapfeld and this week we’re turning our attention to Madison Weik.   Following her discovery, almost immediately she landed one of the most prestigious jobs in modeling:...

The Week in Fashion: Sep 9 – Sep 13 Sep 14

The Week in Fashion: Sep 9 – Sep 13

From Zara Woman releasing a sustainable fashion collection to Zalando expanding its premium category; here’s your Fashion Week in brief. Zalando The European e-commerce company announced the expansion of its premium category with 15 new labels. Zara The Spanish fashion chain teamed...

A.P.C. and Brain Dead collaborate on a Fall/Winter 2019 collection Sep 13

A.P.C. and Brain Dead collaborate on a Fall/Winter 2019 c...

French ready-to-wear brand A.P.C. and Los Angeles-based creative collective Brain Dead have teamed up for a Fall/Winter collection. The third part of A.P.C’s INTERACTION series, the capsule consists of 20 eclectic pieces for both men and women. The line not only revisits the Brain Dead...

Gucci and Comme des Garcons unveil second collaboration Sep 12

Gucci and Comme des Garcons unveil second collaboration

Italian Fashion house Gucci and Cult Japanese brand Comme des Garcons have teamed up for the second time to launch a designer shopper tote. A reinvention of its trademark paper tote bag, the accessory features signature elements from both brands and has a retro wallpaper pattern adorned with...

Zara launches ‘Sustainable Capsule Collection’ with ‘Water.org’ Sep 11

Zara launches ‘Sustainable Capsule Collection’...

Zara Woman has teamed up with Water.org for a sustainable capsule collection. Titled “Care For Water” the collection consists of garments made of organic cotton which was grown using natural fertilizers and pesticides. With clean lines, earthy tones and valance sleeves – the...

Zalando expands Premium Category with top brands Sep 10

Zalando expands Premium Category with top brands

Zalando is expanding its premium category with 15 new labels. The European e-commerce company who currently has more than 240 brands in the Premium category (out of 2,000 overall) will add European brands such as Victoria Beckham, Vivienne Westwood and Versace Jeans Couture. According to...

Model Of The Week: Johanna Schapfeld Sep 09

Model Of The Week: Johanna Schapfeld

Each week, we take the time to highlight one of our favorite emerging models. Last week, we profiled Leila Zandonai and this week we’re turning our attention to Johanna Schapfeld. Outshining with an impressive resume, the German model has come a long way at just the age of 21. Instantly...

The Week in Fashion: Sep 2 – Sep 6 Sep 07

The Week in Fashion: Sep 2 – Sep 6

From Peter Lindbergh passing away to Thebe Magugu winning the 2019 LVMH Prize; here’s your Fashion week in brief. Hudson’s Bay Dutch newspaper Het Financieele Dagblad reported that the Canadian retailer would be closing its doors in the Netherlands. Peter Lindbergh The legendary...

Louis Vuitton Launches First Travel Campaign In 4 Years Sep 06

Louis Vuitton Launches First Travel Campaign In 4 Years

Louis Vuitton has just released its first travel campaign in over four years. Titled ‘Art of Travel’ the new campaign features models Rianne Van Rompaey, Fei Fei Sun and Kit Butler who were lensed by photographer Angelo Pennetta. Shot in idyllic locations in Vietnam such as Halong...

Thebe Magugu Wins the 2019 LVMH Prize Sep 05

Thebe Magugu Wins the 2019 LVMH Prize

South African designer Thebe Magugu is the winner of the sixth edition of the prestigious LVMH Prize. The 26-year-old is the first African designer to receive the prize. He will receive a 300,000 euro grant and one-year mentorship provided by a dedicated LVMH team covering many fields...

Peter Lindbergh passes away at 74 Sep 04

Peter Lindbergh passes away at 74

German photographer and film director Peter Lindbergh is dead. The news was officially announced this morning on his Instagram account. ‘It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Peter Lindbergh on September 3rd, 2019, at the age of 74. He is survived by his wife Petra,...

Hudson’s Bay to close all stores in the Netherlands Sep 03

Hudson’s Bay to close all stores in the Netherlands

Hudson’s Bay is closing its doors in the Netherlands. The Canadian retailer which opened to the Dutch in September 2017 will close 15 stores at the end of the year. As a result, 1,424 employees will be laid off. Dutch newspaper Het Financieele Dagblad claims to have a confidential...

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