• By Fashion United   -   Aug 14, 2018

    EBAY LAUNCHES PROGRAM TO HELP BRICK AND MORTAR RETAILERS IN LANSING, MICHIGAN

    Lansing, Michigan, is the second city to take part in eBay's Revival Partner City Program. The Internet giant will offer a 12-month...

  • Period-proof underwear: a growing trend in sustainable fashion By Fashion United   -   Aug 14, 2018

    PERIOD-PROOF UNDERWEAR: A GROWING TREND IN SUSTAINABLE FASHION

    People who menstruate have an average of 450 periods over their lifetime, according to the US Association of Reproductive Health Professionals....

    People, Fashion
  • Leanne Marshall to skip New York Fashion Week By Fashion United   -   Aug 14, 2018

    LEANNE MARSHALL TO SKIP NEW YORK FASHION WEEK

    Former Project Runway winner, Leanne Marshall has confirmed that after 10 years on the catwalk she is to skip New York Fashion Week...

    Wedding, Style, Look, Fashion week, Collection, Design, Event, Fashion
  • Champion opens women's pop-up store at Selfridges By Fashion United   -   Aug 14, 2018

    CHAMPION OPENS WOMEN'S POP-UP STORE AT SELFRIDGES

    American sportswear brand Champion has opened a women's pop-up store at Selfridges, the famous department store in London. The space,...

    Women, Design, Collection
  • Away to open first permanent international store in London By Fashion United   -   Aug 14, 2018

    AWAY TO OPEN FIRST PERMANENT INTERNATIONAL STORE IN LONDON

    Away, the New-York based luggage brand which has been trending thanks to its collaborations with Missoni, alex Eagle and Pernille Telsbaek,...

    People, Shopping, Design
  • Michael Kors invests in technology for latest smartwatch launch By Fashion United   -   Aug 14, 2018

    MICHAEL KORS INVESTS IN TECHNOLOGY FOR LATEST SMARTWATCH LAUNCH

    Wearable technology continues to pervade the fashion sphere, with Michael Kors, Fossil and Q Venture all launching new smartwatches...

    Watches, Fashion, Style
  • BCBGMaxAzria opens second store in Manhattan By Fashion United   -   Aug 13, 2018

    BCBGMAXAZRIA OPENS SECOND STORE IN MANHATTAN

    BCBGMaxAzria is on its way to making a comeback. The brand has opened a second New York store at 77 Mercer Street features the brand's...

    Shoes, Design, Dress, Fashion
  • Virgil Abloh designs Nike collection for Serena Williams By Fashion United   -   Aug 13, 2018

    VIRGIL ABLOH DESIGNS NIKE COLLECTION FOR SERENA WILLIAMS

    Tennis player Serena Williams has gathered million of fans worldwide not only for her performance on the court, but also for her sense...

    Bags, Design, Collection, Style, Dress
  • By Fashion United   -   Aug 13, 2018

    IMG EXPANDS FOCUS

    IMG, the biggest producer of shows at New York Fashion Week, is expanding extending Focus, a full-service creative and production agency....

    Models, Event, Fashion, Fashion week
  • Celtic and Co. reports international sales boom By Fashion United   -   Aug 13, 2018

    CELTIC AND CO. REPORTS INTERNATIONAL SALES BOOM

    Cornish fashion brand Celtic and Co., which sell luxury products made from all-natural fibres, has reported a ten-fold increase in...

    Women, Men, Fashion, Luxury
  • In pictures: Converse to launch Hello Kitty collection By Fashion United   -   Aug 13, 2018

    IN PICTURES: CONVERSE TO LAUNCH HELLO KITTY COLLECTION

    Japanese pop icon Hello Kitty has inspired Converse's new playful capsule collection, to be launched globally on August 16. The character...

    Style, Star, Collection
  • Crocs shuts social media rumors that it would be going out of business By Fashion United   -   Aug 13, 2018

    CROCS SHUTS SOCIAL MEDIA RUMORS THAT IT WOULD BE GOING OUT OF BUSINESS

    Fans of Crocs' plastic clogs went on a social media frenzy, after the American brand announced the closure of its last owned manufacturing...

    Shoes
  • VF Corporation to create second, independent company for denim business By Fashion United   -   Aug 13, 2018

    VF CORPORATION TO CREATE SECOND, INDEPENDENT COMPANY FOR DENIM BUSINESS

    VF Corporation is separating its business into two independent, publicly traded companies. The first one, which will keep the name...

  • By Fashion United   -   Aug 13, 2018

    HELSINKI FASHION WEEK PLEDGES TO BAN LEATHER

    Labels taking part in the Helsinki Fashion Week will no longer be allowed to use leather in their collections, as the event's organizers...

    Look, Fashion week, Collection, Event, Fashion
  • Vaude starts upcycling community By Fashion United   -   Aug 13, 2018

    VAUDE STARTS UPCYCLING COMMUNITY

    Because throwing away would be a waste, German outdoor outfitter Vaude recently launched its Upcycling Community: a marketplace that...

    People, Event
  • Romanian dressmakers revel in Dior folk coat vogue By Fashion United   -   Aug 13, 2018

    ROMANIAN DRESSMAKERS REVEL IN DIOR FOLK COAT VOGUE

    They may feel aggrieved at not obtaining an official seal of approval, but traditional Romanian dressmakers are riding a wave of demand...

    Shopping, Look, Collection, Design, Fashion
  • Former female employees sue Nike for sex discrimination By Fashion United   -   Aug 10, 2018

    FORMER FEMALE EMPLOYEES SUE NIKE FOR SEX DISCRIMINATION

    Nike Inc. has been sued for sexual discrimination by former female employees who said that women were "devalued and demeaned" at the...

    Women
  • By Fashion United   -   Aug 10, 2018

    PETER BRANT SR. CUTS DEAL FOR HIMSELF IN INTERVIEW RELAUNCH

    The hearts of fashion, art, and cultural afficionados were broken earlier this year when Interview Magazine announced it would be ceasing...

    Star, Fashion
  • Bluebella expands in the U.S By Fashion United   -   Aug 10, 2018

    BLUEBELLA EXPANDS IN THE U.S

    Bluebella is rapidly expanding in the United States after becoming a stockist to leading retailers Revolve, Shopbop and Bloomingdale's....

    Star, Style, Lingerie, Festival
  • Unmade: what if all clothing was made-to-order? By Fashion United   -   Aug 10, 2018

    UNMADE: WHAT IF ALL CLOTHING WAS MADE-TO-ORDER?

    INTERVIEW Last month, Burberry came under fire after its annual report revealed the company burned 28.6 million pounds worth of unsold...

    Models, Fashion, Luxury