Barbour collaborates with Emma Bridgewater for AW19

Heritage brand Barbour is collaborating with British lifestyle brand Emma Bridgewater for the first time on a capsule women’s collection for autumn/winter 2019. The collection will celebrate the best of Barbour and Emma Bridgewater, said the two brands in a press release, and will be see “Emma’s bestselling patterns translated into true Barbour style”, including…

By HearthstoneYarns March 22, 2019 0

Master Debonair to launch own-brand suit collection

British menswear retailer Master Debonair has launched its own-brand suit collection, following its recent national store expansion. The collection draws inspiration from around the world as well as the menswear trends and fabrications as seen at Pitti Uomo trade show, states the menswear retailer. Featuring two contemporary suits, the debut collection has been created for…

By HearthstoneYarns March 22, 2019 0

When trademark infringement becomes a force for good

The NYU Costume Studies program’s new exhibit “Gray Area; Authenticity, Value and Subversion in Fashion” raises big questions in an industry now trembling under the beady eyes of Diet Prada. While the accepted thinking is that bootlegs, riffs and counterfeits should bring shame, and possible financial ruin, on any opportunist encroaching on the intellectual copyright…

By HearthstoneYarns March 22, 2019 0

Asos partners with dance company Candoco

Asos has announced that it will be supporting Candoco Dance Company, the company of disabled and non-disabled dancers, to stage a residential dance training intensive this summer, as part of its on-going corporate responsibility activity. The partnership will enable Candoco to offer dancers aged 18-30 an opportunity to develop their physical skills and creative potential…

By HearthstoneYarns March 22, 2019 0

CHIC Shanghai, March 12-14, 2019

Positive economic growth in China in the context of falling global growth rates Sales driver in terms of fashion, China’s egotists, the young consumer generation in focus at CHIC New shows-in show at CHIC: CHIC-TAILORING and CHIC- KIDZ, high-growth market segments CHIC Special Service: VIP meetings with eCommerce platforms, showrooms, agents and buyers for international…

By HearthstoneYarns March 22, 2019 0

What to expect from Paris Fashion Week

Paris Fashion Week Autumn/Winter 2019 kicks off this Monday, February 25. Here is what to expect from the event. Chanel’s last collection by Karl Lagerfeld The present edition of Paris Fashion Week will be marked by the passing of iconic fashion designer Karl Lagerfeld. His farewell collection for Chanel will be unveiled on Tuesday, March…

By HearthstoneYarns March 22, 2019 0

Target introduces 3 new lines of lingerie

Target is drastically expanding its womenswear portfolio. The retailer is set to introduce three new labels of lingerie and sleepwear, each aimed at different consumer bases. To best determine how to offer consumers the lingerie options they want, the Target team met with hundreds of women between the ages of 16 and 54, asking what…

By HearthstoneYarns March 22, 2019 0