The Daily Digest

  1. Meet Milan’s Most Successful Young Designer

    “The most successful of Milan’s young flock of designers is Massimo Giorgetti, whose well-priced, …More

  2. In Milan, the Bunga Bunga Has Left the Building

    “The tango between dressing to please the Id and dressing to satisfy the Ego that used to define fashion in …More

  3. The Reinvention of the Entry-Level Suit

    “Affordable no longer equals regrettable. Thanks to a suiting revolution led by J. Crew, men without …More

  4. Luxury Heavyweights Eye Africa’s Newly Affluent

    “Sub-Saharan Africa was dismissed for decades by the luxury industry, and has attracted the attention of …More

  5. E-Commerce in India: Not Just Cash on Delivery to a Man on a Bike

    “For decades, a combination of ill health and high rental prices in India’s capital, New Delhi, prevented …More

Karl Lagerfeld, Mr Multitasker

Karl Lagerfeld | Photo: Karl Lagerfeld

For our second annual #BoF500 ‘Polymaths & Multitaskers’ special print edition, BoF meets fashion’s consummate multitasker, Karl Lagerfeld, who manages to balance his work for Chanel, Fendi and his own brand, as well as a steady stream of photography and illustration commissions, by cultivating a zen-like detachment from his work.

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The Creative Class | Lori Goldstein, Stylist

Lori Goldstein | Photo: Michael Beauplet

The self-taught, sought-after stylist and designer of LOGO by Lori Goldstein, a collection sold via home shopping network QVC, has had, not one, but two fashion careers. Here Goldstein shares how a fine balance of restlessness and hard work led her from the American Midwest to the top of the industry.

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6 Emerging Fashion Brands Worth Investing In

Mary Katrantzou Fall/Winter 2014 | Source: NowFashion

In the last two years, emerging fashion brands like Christopher Kane, Altuzarra, JW Anderson, Nicholas Kirkwood and Roksanda have attracted a flurry of investment. Who’s next? BoF identifies the young fashion labels we would bet on, based on their commercial and creative potential.

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Retail Recon | In Shoreditch, All’s Good in the Hood

Goodhood store at 151 Curtain Road | Source: Courtesy

Seven years after it debuted as a small independent clothing boutique, East London-based Goodhood brings its eclectic and highly curated mix of fashion, accessories and home goods to a new 3,000 square-foot flagship, combining edgy lifestyle boutique with an intimate neighbourhood feel.

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