Some fashion brands are cleaning house, pushing out leaner collections, during this season of hopeful relaunch while the new creative director of Missoni, Alberto Caliri said he didn't see any kind of change in reality.
A new World Benchmarking Alliance's Gender Benchmark index shows that the lowest-scoring companies include Urban Outfitters, The Foschini Group (TFG) — the owner of G-Star Raw — and Zhejiang Semir Garment, a Chinese clothing giant.
Nigerian Tsemaye Binitie's material of choice is Aso-oke, a handwoven cloth indigenous to the Yoruba people and historically used on special occasions.
Fashion cycles are as inevitable as the turning of the planets, but this is one style that many thought buried for good.
While many brands are optimistic of a return to the events usually attended by buyers, editors and celebrities, digital presentations, which have opened up fashion week to a wider audience, are likely to stay on.
The hijab-wearing model explained her decision to quit on Instagram Stories, drawing support from fans and peers alike.
Mexico's Culture Ministry accuses French fashion designer Isabel Marant of culturally appropriating indigenous Mexican designs.
Though Kenzo Takada, aged 81, took retirement from his fashion house in 1999 to pursue a career in art, he remains one of the most respected figures of high Paris fashion.
Alexandre Mattiussi's brand AMI is one of only a few presenting collections with physical events this season.
A decision to offer fashion shows, virtual showrooms and podcasts online, is sped up with the arrival of the coronavirus pandemic. TRT World talks to Fashion Designers Association co-chair, Ozlem Kaya, a designer herself.
Wan-ji Chang and Sho-er Hsu have gone viral on Instagram modelling clothes left behind at their laundromat, encouraged by their grandson Reef Chang.
Dozens of protesters from the Extinction Rebellion group drew attention — and anger from some drivers — as they fired colourful smoke flares into the air and blocked busy intersections in central London near the fashion events.
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