Led Zeppelin to launch collection with Vans

Classic rock fans, good news for you: Led Zeppelin has announced a collaborative collection with Vans to celebrate the band’s 50th anniversary. While the band and the brand owned by VF Corporation haven’t disclosed a release date just yet, two sneaker styles were revealed on Twitter: the first one features a picture of the Hindenburg…

By HearthstoneYarns March 22, 2019 0

New British-made sustainable swimwear Naeco launches

Avid kite surfer and scuba diver, Zak Johnson, has launched a new line of British-made luxury swimwear for men made from recycled ocean plastic. Johnson states that seeing first-hand the devastation that plastic contamination is causing to the ocean’s ecosystem drove him to launch a swimwear line of fashionable beachwear that combined “stylish simplicity and…

By HearthstoneYarns March 22, 2019 0

Sustainable innovators to watch: meet the winners of the 2019 CO Leadership Awards

Common Objective, the London-based network connecting fashion professionals to a global database of sustainable brands and suppliers, has unveiled the winners of its 2019 Leadership Awards, which aims to recognize fashion businesses that lead and disrupt the sustainable fashion space. The 10 winners were chosen by a panel of industry experts including Caroline Rush (Chief…

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Marc Jacobs ends NYFW on high note

London – I first met Marc Jacobs in New York in 2003. We were introduced in a lift in his office building downtown. I remember it vividly because he was sporting a neck brace and awkwardly turned sideways to say hello. I was in New York to attend his Spring 2004 show as part of…

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R.M Williams names first global ambassador

Footwear brand R.M Williams has named actor Hugh Jackman as the brand’s first global ambassador for its iconic boots that have been handcrafted since 1932 in outback Australia. Jackman was announced as the brand’s first global ambassador in front of the label’s 300 staff at its Australian workshop in Adelaide. The Australian actor was introduced…

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