Fashion

What you need to know about London Fashion Week

London Fashion Week starts on June 12 and runs until June 14, as a digital-first experience. The event will showcase 32 womenswear, menswear, and accessories brands across 28 digital platforms and four physical performances. London Fashion Week will open with a digital show named ‘Everything Is Temporary’. The short film is a mediation on the...

11 Jun 2021

Business

Selfridges owners could sell the business for 4 billion pounds

Department store group Selfridges is reportedly considering selling the business for 4 billion pounds. Various reports revealed the Weston family has consulted advisers from Credit Suisse to explore the potential sale after receiving an unsolicited bid. The sale of Selfridges would include branches located in Manchester and Birmingham along with...

11 Jun 2021

Fashion

UK fast fashion: Half of top brands’ clothes made entirely from virgin plastic

A study looking into the use of plastics in the UK’s fast fashion industry has found that 49 percent of the clothing from four top brands is made entirely using virgin plastics. Boohoo was the biggest culprit with 67 percent of its fashion made entirely from fabrics derived from petrochemicals such as polyester, acrylic, nylon and polyamide....

11 Jun 2021

Fashion

Why re-sale is fashion’s most bankable new market

When Etsy snapped up Depop for 1.6 billion dollars investors took note. Dubbed the “resale home for Gen Z” by Etsy CEO Josh Silverman, the app, which counts over 30 million registered users, has enormous potential to be scaled. Expansion would see the company grow its share in a booming and growing resale market, which according to analytics...

11 Jun 2021

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