1 June 2016
Kati Chitrakorn and Tianwei Zhang
20 May 2016
5 May 2016
BoF sits down with Polimoda's dean, Danilo Venturi, to find out how the Florentine institution prepares its students for the realities of a career in fashion, and why talent is the true driver of the fashion industry.
27 April 2016
27 April 2016 • By BoF Team
8 April 2016
24 March 2016
Chanel’s greatest rival in the battle for the post-World War I customer established the modern ideal of beauty when he hired long-limbed, flat-chested models with short hair from the USA.
4 March 2016
In the 10th instalment of BoF’s fashion history series we study the self-taught seamstress who started her company on the insistence of her entrepreneurial son. She created democratic high fashion for the upper middle classes, and her couture could undercut Lanvin and Chanel by a third. But for this reason she was never mentioned in the same breath by high society.
2 March 2016
In the ninth instalment of BoF’s fashion history series, we study Pierre Balmain, the designer who preferred making money to making waves. With the support of Cecil Beaton and Gertrude Stein, the couturier found himself feted on a global stage after just one collection. But a career chasing the custom of foreign royalty and Hollywood's finest at the expense of Parisien society left his legacy in tatters.
11 January 2016
11 January 2016 • By Robin Mellery-Pratt
The State of Education
18 December 2015
BoF Exclusive | Nike Introduces Flyleather, Its Latest 'Super Material'
The Trouble with Topshop
Mansur Gavriel's Four Tips for Success as a Fashion Entrepreneur
Tapping Generation Next
The Spell Hasn't Broken at Gucci
Global Sportswear Brands Making a Play for Women
Prada Needs More Than a Tune-Up
A Shift in Sensibility at Burberry
Want Les Essentiels Co-Founder Brothers Exit
The Fall and Rise of Adwoa Aboah
Richemont hires HR Talent from LVMH to Bolster Management Team
L'Oréal Heiress Liliane Bettencourt Dies at 94
A Hunger for Intensity at Prada
The School of Dazed
Les Petites Mains
Making Sense of the Anti-Fur Protests at London Fashion Week
Inside Goop's First Print Issue
BoF Reveals Early Line-Up for VOICES 2017
Mary Katrantzou Lets Loose
Op-Ed | We Need to Move on From Cultural Appropriation
Nike Unveils 'Connected' Jersey for NBA Partnership
Social Goods | Shop-Dropping Educates Consumers, Naomi Campbell on Diversity