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Fashion Scout opens applications for AW19

London-based, International emerging designer platform Fashion Scout, which takes place during London Fashion Week, has opened applications for its autumn/winter 2019 season. Designers can apply for multiple showcase options including catwalk, presentation and installations within its Freemasons’ Hall venue during fashion week, as well as for its Fashion Scout Awards, the Merit Award worth 20,000…

By HearthstoneYarns March 22, 2019 0

Truly launches without Holly Willoughby

Truly, the new “affordable luxury” lifestyle brand, from Dragons’ Den star Peter Jones and wife Tara Capp, has launched online without TV presenter Holly Willoughby, who announced in September that she was stepping away from the project due to her “many other commitments”. On the brand’s website, it states that Truly was born out of…

By HearthstoneYarns March 22, 2019 0

In pictures: G-Star kicks off Tmall fashion show with Jaden Smith

Last weekend, G-Star delivered the opened the 10th edition of “See Now Buy Now” fashion show organized by Alibaba’s B2C marketplace, Tmall. The kick-off show presented the denim brand and Jaden Smith presented their recently launched sustainable collaboration collection titled “Forces of Nature”. The presentation marks the second appearance of G-Star at the annual event…

By HearthstoneYarns March 22, 2019 0

Hiromi Asai debuts Savile Row inspired collection

Hiromi Asai, the first kimono brand to ever show at New York Fashion Week, will be unveiling their jacket and suit lineup for their fall/winter 2019 menswear collection at Pitti Uomo 95 in Florence, Italy from January 8-11. The theme of the collection is “Savile Row,” representing the traditional British style infused with modern tastes.…

By HearthstoneYarns March 22, 2019 0

Leading fashion chains join the “Swedish textile initiative for climate action"

To achieve key sustainability goals, leading Swedish fashion chains such as H&M, Kappahl, Peak Performance among others, have joined hands with The Sustainable Fashion Academy for the “Swedish textile initiative for climate action” (STICA). Through this initiative, these apparel companies would focus on reducing their climate impact by at least 30 percent by 2030, in…

By HearthstoneYarns March 22, 2019 0

Charaf Tajer launches Casablanca

French Moroccan creative director Charaf Tajer has launched premium Parisian menswear label Casabalanca, a new après-sport concept. The debut collection, Casablanca Tennis Club, is the spring/summer 2019 collection launching today, October 31. Casablanca launches with après-sport concept Tajer is best known for his involvement with French brand’s Pigalle and Parisian hot spot Le Pompon. Casablanca…

By HearthstoneYarns March 22, 2019 0

​Spring Summer 2019 Key Materials Directions

Trendstop brings FashionUnited readers a first look at the key material directions for Spring Summer 2019 as seen across the international fabric shows. The Trendstop team give FashionUnited readers an exclusive guide to the essential materials, fabrics and finishes that will be inspiring fashion and lifestyle for Spring Summer 2019 and beyond. Bringing together looks…

By HearthstoneYarns March 22, 2019 0