Author: HearthstoneYarns

LFW: Five Minutes With… Miló Maria

London-based contemporary womenswear label Miló Maria, which launched in the summer of 2017, has become a fixture of the emerging designer market as a brand that fuses menswear tailoring with feminine fluidity. Designer and founder Maria studied at London College of Fashion and later graduated from Istituto Marangoni with a degree in Fashion Design and…

By HearthstoneYarns March 22, 2019 0

LFW: Leading vets warn designers showing fur

Ahead of London Fashion Week, which officially kicks off on February 15, leading vets and #FurFreeBritain campaigners at animal charity Humane Society International UK are warning that any designers who put real fur on the catwalk will breach the British Fashion Council’s ‘Positive Fashion’ guidelines, which includes animal welfare provisions. The guidelines include the ‘Five…

By HearthstoneYarns March 22, 2019 0

In pictures: Nike On Air winners 2018

Last year, Nike invited locals from New York, London, Paris, Seoul and Tokyo to design Air Max sneakers inspired by their communities. Six designs (one from each city) were selected by the sportswear brand. After inviting the winners to visit the company’s headquarters to refine their creations alongside professional footwear designers, the company has unveiled…

By HearthstoneYarns March 22, 2019 0

Shoes and stripes: Brits present Ferragamo, Cavalli shows

British designers on Saturday presented fashion collections for two Italian houses at Milan fashion week, with one inspired by shoes as key items, and the other by tiger motifs. Paul Andrew presented Italian fashion label Salvatore Ferragamo’s latest collection, just days after being announced as the group’s creative director. And Paul Surridge, creative director at…

By HearthstoneYarns March 22, 2019 0