Once hellbent on building their own luxury labels, a growing number of the country’s top talents are instead snapping up full-time roles at mass brands.
Fashion brands need to urgently clean up their supply chains as the US and Europe move to legislate against the alleged use of forced Uighur labour in China. Yet some players are still burying their heads in the sand.
As the call to cancel paid advertising on the social media’s various platforms reaches a tipping point, small to mid-size fashion brands must evaluate where they draw the line between their values and sales.
The fashion and beauty industries will benefit from a biological revolution that could transform value chains, change society and potentially mitigate pressure on the environment. As scientific breakthroughs unfold, we expect more partnerships between large brands and start-ups, deeper research, and increasing commercialisation of these ground-breaking innovations.
As part of our series reflecting on the 2010s, BoF explores how the ‘basic’ stereotype was a phenomenon that shaped the fashion trends of the past decade — for better or worse.
'Don’t sell yourself short; don’t discount your beliefs. You can carve your own path, but you need to be resilient, agile and reactive,' says designer and three-time CFDA Award nominee, Tim Hamilton.
While the explosive popularity of puffer jackets is a boon for outerwear brands like The North Face and Moncler, the trend highlights some uncomfortable truths about South Korean society.
Revenue from the company's Vans sneaker segment rose 26 percent in the quarter.
Revenue from the company's Vans shoe segment rose 35 percent in the quarter, helping drive the strong results.
Check out this week’s new partners and openings on BoF Careers, the global marketplace for fashion talent.
This week, Paul Andrew is appointed women's creative director of Salvatore Ferragamo, while Vice Media names Tammy Smulders as president of its fashion group.
The three-time CFDA Award nominee rose to critical acclaim in 2007 with his namesake minimalist menswear brand.