In Age of Online Inspiration, Fashion Creatives Still Love Beautiful Books

Giles Deacon at Claire de Rouen Books | Photo: Jane Stockdale for Riposte magazine

On the eve of London’s first art book fair, BoF talks to specialist book dealers and their fashion-world clientele about the special role that physical books still play in the creative process.

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Brands Invest in ‘New Generation of Materials’

(L) Yulex material, (R) Patagonia wetsuit | Source: Patagonia

From fashion and apparel giants like Kering, Nike and Uniqlo to Silicon Valley start-ups, a wide range of companies are working to develop a new generation of materials in order to enhance the style, performance and sustainability of their products.

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Matteo Marzotto Joins with Not Just a Label to Unite Fashion and Jewellery

Matteo Marzotto at Origin | Photo: Thilo Ross/Image Agency

Under Matteo Marzotto, Italy’s leading jewellery fair has teamed up with Not Just a Label, a global sales platform and community for emerging designers, to cross-pollinate young fashion companies and Italian artisans.

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Rebooting Elle

Inside Elle (UK) offices in London | Photo: Morgan O'Donovan for BoF

Before “Elle 360,” the British edition of the popular women’s style bible was digitally deficient. Now, Elle resembles a tech start-up more than a traditional fashion magazine. In the second part of a Special Briefing on Fashion Media Game Changers, BoF speaks to the team that rebooted Elle.

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